Betty Jean Lifton's biography of Korczak, "The King of Children: The Life and Death of Janusz Korczak", was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year.
Some of Janusz Korczak's writings on children are still
available: A Voice for the Child, and When I Am Little
Again and "The Child's Right to Respect." Betty Jean Lifton's
biography of Korczak, The King of Children: The Life and Death
of Janusz Korczak, was a recent New York Times Notable
Book of the Year.
"Korczak's diary is a moving piece of literature and an indispensable insight into life inside the ghetto. The quality of his testimony, contemporaneous with the events he lived, is powerful, poignant, and moving." Michael Berenbaum