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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: A True Story of Family and Survival

Jeremy Dronfield · Harper
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

In 1939, Gustav Kleinmann, a Jewish upholster from Vienna, and his sixteen-year-old son Fritz are arrested by the Gestapo and sent to Germany. Imprisoned in the Buchenwald concentration camp, they miraculously survive the Nazis’ murderous brutality. Then Gustav learns he is being sent...
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Daughter of Fortune: A Novel

Isabel Allende · HarperVia
Pages: 496
Format: Paperback

Raised in the British colony of Valparaíso, Chile, English orphan Eliza Sommers meets and falls in love with the wildly inappropriate Joaquín Andieta, a lowly clerk with ambitious dreams. When gold is discovered in the hills of northern California. Chileans, including Joaquín, head north...
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Fragments Of Light

Michele Phoenix · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

An impossible decision in the chaos of D-Day. Ripples that cascade seventy-five years into the present. And two lives transformed by the tenuous resolve to reach out of the darkness toward fragments of light. Cancer stole everything from Ceelie - her peace of mind, her self-image, perhaps...
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The Woman in the Green Dress

Tea Cooper · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

A cursed opal, a gnarled family tree, and a sinister woman in a green dress emerge in the aftermath of World War I.After a whirlwind romance, London teashop waitress Fleur Richards can't wait for her new husband, Hugh, to return from the Great War. But when word of his death arrives...
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Crooked Hallelujah

Kelli Jo Ford · Grove Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

It's 1974 in the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma and fifteen-year-old Justine grows up in a family of tough, complicated, and loyal women presided over by her mother, Lula, and Granny. After Justine's father abandoned the family, Lula became a devout member of the Holiness Church - a community...
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We Came Here to Shine: A Novel

Susie Orman Schnall · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

Set during the iconic 1939 New York World's Fair, Susie Orman Schnall's We Came Here to Shine features two ambitious young women -- a down-on-her-luck actress and an aspiring journalist -- form an unlikely friendship as they navigate a world of possibility and find out what they...
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Lifelines

Heidi Diehl · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

It’s 1971 when Louise leaves Oregon for Düsseldorf, a city grappling with its nation’s horrific recent history, to study art. Soon she’s embroiled in a scene dramatically different from the one at home, thanks in large part to Dieter, a mercurial musician. Their romance ignites quickly,...
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I Belong to Vienna: A Jewish Family's Story of Exile and Return

Anna Goldenberg · New Vessel Press
Pages: 207
Format: Paperback

A defiant memoir from contemporary Europe: In autumn 1942, Anna Goldenberg’s great-grandparents and one of their sons are deported to the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Hans, their elder son, survives by hiding in an apartment in the middle of Nazi-controlled Vienna. But this is no Anne...
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More Miracle Than Bird

Alice Miller · Tin House Books
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Paula McLain's The Paris Wife and Amor Towles's Rules of Civility, Alice Miller's sweeping debut novel charts the love story of two of literature's most fascinating characters: Georgie Hyde-Lees and her husband, W. B. Yeats. On the eve of World War I, twenty-one-year-old...
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Vera Kelly Is Not A Mystery

Rosalie Knecht · Tin House Books
Format: Paperback

The "splendid genre-pushing" (People) Vera Kelly series returns in full force as our recently out-of-the-spy-game heroine finds herself traveling from Brooklyn to a sprawling countryside estate in the Caribbean in her first case as a private investigator. When ex-CIA agent...
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