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When Helga Schneider was four, her mother, Traudi, abandoned her to pursue her career. In 1998, Helga received a letter asking her to visit Traudi, now 90-years old, before she dies. Mother and daughter have met only once after Traudi left, on a disastrous visit where Helga first learnt the terrible secret of her mother's past.

Traudi was as an extermination guard in Auschwitz and Ravensbruck and was involved in Nazi 'medical' experiments on prisoners. She has never expressed even the slightest remorse for her actions, yet Helga still hopes that at this final meeting she will find some way to forgive her mother.

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When Helga Scheider was four her mother Traudi adandoned her to pursue her career. In 1988 Helga recieved a letter asking her to visit Traudi, then 90 years old, before she died. Mother and daughter had only met once after Traudi left, on a disasterous visit when Helga first learnt the terrible secret of her mother's past. Auschwitz and Ravensbruck and was involved in Nazi 'medical' experiments on prisoners. She had never expressed even the slightest remorse for her actions, yet Helga still hoped that at this final meeting she would find some way to forgive her mother.

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"A powerful, painful book about moral responsibility" ( Guardian)

"Remarkable... Helga Schneider's frank account is desperately sad and powerful. Unforgettable" ( Jewish Telegraph)

"Frightening and fascinating" ( Mail on Sunday)

" Let Me Go grips the reader completely" ( Glasgow Herald)

"The book evocatively portrays the deprivations of wartime Berlin and the devastating emotional impact of one evil individual" ( Irish Times)

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