The Room on Rue Amelie
by Kristin Harmel
Editor: Gallery Books
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For the fans of Kristin Hannah Le Rossignol and Martha Hall Kelly Lilas Girls, this powerful novel of destiny, resistance and family, by the international author of the best-selling novel by La Douceur de l’ Oubli and When We Meet in New–tells the story of an American woman, British, RAF pilot, and a young Jewish teenager.At the time of the young Ruby Henderson Benoit arrived in Paris in 1939 with her French husband Marcel, she imagined herself walking arm on, arm under, along the big boulevards, drowned in the golden afternoon of light.But the war is looming on the horizon, and as France falls to the Nazis, her marriage begins to crack, too much.Charlotte Dacher is eleven when the Germans roll in the French capital, their sinister cross swastika flags slamming in the windAfter the Jewish restrictions take effect and Jews are ordered to wear the yellow star, Charlotte can not imagine that things are much worse.But then mass deportations begin, and his life is torn apart forever.Thomas Clarke joins the Royal British Air Force to protect his country, but when his beloved mother dies in a German bombardment during the last days of Lightning, he wonders if he really made a difference.Then he finds himself in Paris, in the shade of the Eiffel Tower, and he discovers a new reason to keep fighting–and unexpectedly, on the road to the house.When destiny brings them together, Ruby, Charlotte and Thomas must summon the courage to challenge the Nazis, and open their own broken hearts-as they fight to survive.Rich with historical drama and emotional depth, this is an unforgettable story that will stay with you long after the last page is turned.
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