In the digital age, the author, James H. Keeffe III, decided to post excerpts of his book to Google Reader, where a woman in Israel found and read it.

As she read, she realized: she’s the eight-year-old Jewish girl hiding in the attic. She had been taken to a concentration camp and survived. A flurry of e-mails later, the soldier, James Keeffe, II, now 88, met the little girl, Helen Cohen-Berman, now 76, at his home in Seattle:

(Via Google)