❰EPUB❯ ✺ The Book of Lost Names Author Kristin Harmel – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Inspired by an astonishing true story from World War II a young woman with a talent for forgery helps hundreds of Jewish children flee the Nazis in this unforgettable historical novel from the interna Inspired by an astonishing true story from of Lost ePUB ↠ World War II a young woman with a talent for forgery helps hundreds of Jewish children flee the Nazis in this unforgettable historical novel from the international bestselling author of the “epic and heart wrenching World War II tale” Alyson Noel New York Times bestselling author The Winemaker’s WifeEva Traube Abrams a semi retired librarian in Florida is shelving books one morning when her eyes lock on a photograph The Book PDF or in a magazine lying open nearby She freezes; it’s an image of a book she hasn’t seen in sixty five years—a book she recognizes as The Book of Lost Names The accompanying article discusses the looting of libraries by the Nazis across Europe during World War II—an experience Eva remembers well—and the search to reunite people with the texts taken from them so long ago The book in the photograph an eighteenth century religious text thought to have Book of Lost Kindle Ð been taken from France in the waning days of the war is one of the most fascinating cases Now housed in Berlin’s Zentral und Landesbibliothek library it appears to contain some sort of code but researchers don’t know where it came from—or what the code means Only Eva holds the answer—but will she have the strength to revisit old memories and help reunite those lost during the war As a graduate student in Eva was forced to flee Paris after the arrest of her father a Polish Jew Finding refuge in a small mountain town in the Free Zone she begins forging identity documents for Jewish children fleeing to neutral Switzerland But erasing people comes with a price and along with a mysterious handsome forger named Rémy Eva decides she must find a way to preserve the real names of the children who are too young to remember who they really are The records they keep in The Book of Lost Names will become even vital when the resistance cell they work for is betrayed and Rémy disappears An engaging and evocative novel reminiscent of The Lost Girls of Paris and The Alice Network The Book of Lost Names is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit and the power of bravery and love in the face of evil.
- 400 pages
- The Book of Lost Names
- Kristin Harmel
- 10 August 2016 Kristin Harmel