The Lost Girls Of Paris  An emotional story of friendship in WW2 based on true events for fans of The Tattoist of Auschwitz
Score: 3.5
From 51 Ratings

The Lost Girls Of Paris An emotional story of friendship in WW2 based on true events for fans of The Tattoist of Auschwitz


  • Author : Pam Jenoff
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2019-01-29
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781474083195


The Lost Girls Of Paris An emotional story of friendship in WW2 based on true events for fans of The Tattoist of Auschwitz Book Description :

From the internationally bestselling author Pam Jenoff, The Lost Girls of Paris is an emotional and powerful journey through friendship and betrayal during the second world war, inspired by true events....

The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Score: 3.5
From 83 Ratings

The Tattooist of Auschwitz


  • Author : Heather Morris
  • Publisher : Bonnier Publishing Fiction Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2018-01-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781785763663


The Tattooist of Auschwitz Book Description :

The five million copy bestseller and one of the bestselling books of the 21st Century. Chosen for the Richard and Judy Bookclub. I tattooed a number on her arm. She tattooed her name on my heart. In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival - scratching numbers into his fellow victims' arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust. Waiting in line to be tattooed, terrified and shaking, was a young girl. For Lale - a dandy, a jack-the-lad, a bit of a chancer - it was love at first sight. And he was determined not only to survive himself, but to ensure this woman, Gita, did, too. So begins one of the most life-affirming, coura...

Lilac Girls
Score: 4
From 2,030 Ratings

Lilac Girls


  • Author : Martha Hall Kelly
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101883068


Lilac Girls Book Description :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • For readers of The Nightingale and Sarah’s Key, inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this remarkable debut novel reveals the power of unsung women to change history in their quest for love, freedom, and second chances. New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate and a new love on the horizon. But Caroline’s world is forever changed when Hitler’s army invades Poland in September 1939—and then sets its sights on France. An ocean away from Caroline, Kasia Kuzmerick, a Polish teenager, senses her carefree youth disappearing as she is drawn deeper into her role as courier for the underground resistance movement. In a tense atmosphere of watchful eyes an...

The Orphan s Tale
Score: 4
From 42 Ratings

The Orphan s Tale


  • Author : Pam Jenoff
  • Publisher : MIRA
  • Release Date : 2017-02-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781460396421


The Orphan s Tale Book Description :

Look out for Pam’s new book, The Lost Girls of Paris, a story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female spies during World War II. A New York Times bestseller! “Readers who enjoyed Kristin Hannah’s The Nightingale and Sara Gruen’s Water for Elephants will embrace this novel. “ —Library Journal “Secrets, lies, treachery, and passion…. I read this novel in a headlong rush.” —Christina Baker Kline, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train A powerful novel of friendship set in a traveling circus during World War II, The Orphan’s Tale introduces two extraordinary women and their harrowing stories of sacrifice and survival Sixteen-year-old Noa has been cast out in disgrace after becoming pr...

The Girl They Left Behind
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

The Girl They Left Behind


  • Author : Roxanne Veletzos
  • Publisher : Washington Square Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501187698


The Girl They Left Behind Book Description :

A sweeping historical romance that is “gripping, tragic, yet filled with passion and hope” (Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author), offering a vivid and unique portrayal of life in war-torn 1941 Bucharest during World War II and its aftermath—perfect for fans of Lilac Girls and Sarah’s Key. On a freezing night in January 1941, a little Jewish girl is found on the steps of an apartment building in Bucharest. With Romania recently allied with the Nazis, the Jewish population is in grave danger so the girl is placed in an orphanage and eventually adopted by a wealthy childless couple who name her Natalia. As she assimilates into her new life, she all but forgets the parents who were forced to leave her behind. As a young woman in Soviet ...

We Were the Lucky Ones
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

We Were the Lucky Ones


  • Author : Georgia Hunter
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-02-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399563102


We Were the Lucky Ones Book Description :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Inspired by the incredible true story of one Jewish family separated at the start of World War II, determined to survive—and to reunite—We Were the Lucky Ones is a tribute to the triumph of hope and love against all odds “Love in the face of global adversity? It couldn't be more timely.” —Glamour It is the spring of 1939 and three generations of the Kurc family are doing their best to live normal lives, even as the shadow of war grows closer. The talk around the family Seder table is of new babies and budding romance, not of the increasing hardships threatening Jews in their hometown of Radom, Poland. But soon the horrors overtaking Europe will become inescapable and the Kurcs will be flung to the far corners of th...

The German Girl
Score: 3.5
From 27 Ratings

The German Girl


  • Author : Armando Lucas Correa
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-10-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501121241


The German Girl Book Description :

AN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER Featured in Entertainment Weekly, People, The Millions, and USA TODAY “An unforgettable and resplendent novel which will take its place among the great historical fiction written about World War II.” —Adriana Trigiani, bestselling author of The Shoemaker's Wife A young girl flees Nazi-occupied Germany with her family and best friend, only to discover that the overseas refuge they had been promised is an illusion in this “engrossing and heartbreaking” (Library Journal, starred review) debut novel, perfect for fans of The Nightingale, Lilac Girls, and We Were the Lucky Ones. Berlin, 1939. Before everything changed, Hannah Rosenthal lived a charmed life. But now the streets of Berlin are draped in ominous flags; her...

The Black Swan of Paris
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

The Black Swan of Paris


  • Author : Karen Robards
  • Publisher : MIRA
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488055331


The Black Swan of Paris Book Description :

“A truly outstanding novel.”—Heather Morris, #1 bestselling author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz “Emotional and powerful.”—Pam Jenoff, New York Times bestselling author of The Lost Girls of Paris From New York Times bestselling author Karen Robards comes one of the most anticipated novels of the summer… A world at war. A beautiful young star. A mission no one expected. Paris, 1944 Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse’s position of privilege allows her to go undetected as an ally to the resistance. When her estranged mother, Lillian de Rocheford, is captured by Nazis, Genevieve knows it won’t be long before the Gestapo succeeds in torturing information o...

Resistance Women
Score: 4
From 13 Ratings

Resistance Women


  • Author : Jennifer Chiaverini
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-05-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062841117


Resistance Women Book Description :

One of BookBub's best historical novels of the year and Oprah magazine's buzziest books of the month. From the New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, an enthralling historical saga that recreates the danger, romance, and sacrifice of an era and brings to life one courageous, passionate American—Mildred Fish Harnack—and her circle of women friends who waged a clandestine battle against Hitler in Nazi Berlin. After Wisconsin graduate student Mildred Fish marries brilliant German economist Arvid Harnack, she accompanies him to his German homeland, where a promising future awaits. In the thriving intellectual culture of 1930s Berlin, the newlyweds create a rich new life filled with love, friendships, and rewarding work—bu...

Lost Roses
Score: 4
From 17 Ratings

Lost Roses


  • Author : Martha Hall Kelly
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2019-04-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524796389


Lost Roses Book Description :

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The million-copy bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real-life heroine Caroline Ferriday. Now Lost Roses, set a generation earlier and also inspired by true events, features Caroline’s mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St. Petersburg to Paris under the shadow of World War I. “Not only a brilliant historical tale, but a love song to all the ways our friendships carry us through the worst of times.”—Lisa Wingate, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were Yours It is 1914, and the world has been on the brink of war so often, many New Yorkers treat the subject with only passing interest. Eliza Ferriday is thrilled to be traveling to St. Petersburg with Sofya Streshnayva, a...