A USA Today Bestseller!
`Wow! What an enthralling and emotional read! I was literally in tears¿ Captivating.¿ Goodreads reviewer, ¿¿¿¿¿
A world at war. One woman will risk everything. Another will uncover her story.
1940: When the island of Guernsey is invaded by the Nazis, two sisters are determined to rebel in any way they can. But when forced to take in a German soldier, they are shocked to find a familiar face on their doorstep ¿ a childhood friend who has now become their enemy.
2016: Two generations later, Lucy returns to Guernsey after the death of a distant cousin. As she prepares the old family house for sale, Lucy discovers a box of handwritten notes, one word standing out: resistance. Lucy¿s search for the author will uncover the story of a forgotten sister who vanished from the island one night, never to be seen again.
A timeless story of love and bravery. Fans of Fiona Valpy and Kate Quinn will be absolutely gripped from the very first page.
Readers love The Girl from the Island:
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`I was gripped from the beginning and could not put it down. I lost a lot of sleep on this one and do not regret it in the slightest!!¿ Goodreads reviewer, ¿¿¿¿¿
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`Absolutely brilliant¿ I had to stay up late to read the next chapter!! I couldn't put it down¿ Goodreads reviewer, ¿¿¿¿¿
`Gripping and very emotional¿ This book has it all and I loved it¿ Goodreads reviewer, ¿¿¿¿¿
`A heart wrenching story of love, loss and survival¿ Goodreads reviewer, ¿¿¿¿¿
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Generi Gialli Noir e Avventura » Saghe » Narrativa di Avventura » Storie di guerra , Romanzi e Letterature » Saghe » Romanzi contemporanei , Passione e Sentimenti » Romanzi rosa d'ambientazione storica
Editore Harpercollins Publishers
EAN-13 9780008379087 9780008379087