“A novel of wisdom and uncertainty, of love in its greater and lesser forms, and of the struggle between how it should be and how it is. It is impossible not to be moved.”
—Amy Bloom, author of White Houses
“Kirsty Manning weaves together little-known threads of World War II history, family secrets, the past and the present into a page-turning, beautiful novel."— Heather Morris, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz
A deeply moving and masterfully written story of human resilience and enduring love, The Plum Tree follows a young German woman through the chaos of World War II and its aftermath.
“Jillian Cantor’s In Another Time is a love song to the most powerful of all human emotions: hope. It is the story of Max and Hanna, two star-crossed lovers fighting to stay together during an impossible moment in history. It is gripping, mysterious, romantic, and altogether unique.
WINNER The Strega Prize
"With luscious and hypnotic prose, Rena Rossner tells a gripping, powerful story of family, sisterhood, and two young women trying to find their way in the world." --Madeline Miller, author of The Song of Achilles and Circe$16.95ISBN: 9780593082485Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Anchor - December 10th, 2019
Now a major motion picture$27.99ISBN: 9781250140708Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: St. Martin's Press - January 22nd, 2019
For fans of Lilac Girls, the next powerful novel from the author of Goodreads Choice Awards semifinalist The Two-Family House about two sisters working in a WWII armory, each with a deep secret.$8.99ISBN: 9781250236203Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: St. Martin's Paperbacks - October 29th, 2019
From Ronald H. Balson, author of the international bestseller Once We Were Brothers, comes a saga in the tradition of The Nightingale, Sarah's Key, and Lilac Girls, inspired by true events—a Holocaust survivor’s quest to return to Poland, find two sisters lost during World War II, and fulfill a promise.$16.99ISBN: 9781250127457Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - October 9th, 2018
“A thrilling, action-filled suspense novel.... Those who loved Balson’s other books like Once We Were Brothers and Karolina’s Twins will love this latest entry.” —The Huffington Post$18.99ISBN: 9780692097519Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Wisdom House Books - November 1st, 2018
The Paris Photo compassionately conveys the story of American soldier Ben Gordon and his relationship with a young mother and her son just after the Liberation of Paris in August 1944. Despite the strength of this relationship during the war, Ben's eventual return to America separates them.$16.99ISBN: 9780312370848Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - September 30th, 2008
Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel' d'Hiv' roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family's apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours.