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  • 1 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
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Detroit Lakes Public Library CD TALKING BOOK JEN (Text) 33500013124151 Main Available -
LARL Cataloging LARL75642 (Text) LARL75641 Main On order -
LARL Cataloging LARL75642 (Text) LARL75642 Main On order -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780778389378
  • ISBN: 9781982678180
  • ISBN: 1982678186
  • Physical Description: 10 sound discs (12 hr.) : digital, 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland, Or. : Blackstone Audio, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Saskia Maarleveld.
Summary, etc.:
1945. Surviving the brutality of a Nazi prison camp, Marta Nederman is lucky to have escaped with her life. Recovering from the horror, she meets Paul, an American soldier who gives her hope of a happier future. But their plans to meet in London are dashed when Paul's plane crashes. Devastated and pregnant, Marta marries Simon, a caring British diplomat, and glimpses the joy that home and family can bring. But her happiness is threatened when she learns of a Communist spy in British intelligence and that the one person who can expose the traitor is connected to her past.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2008 April #1
    After working in the Jewish resistance in Kraków, Poland, Marta Nedermann is rescued from a Nazi prison by American soldiers. A simple gesture of human comfort by a soldier named Paul is etched in her mind, and when she sees him again in a camp for displaced persons in Salzburg, Marta is overjoyed. They meet again in Paris and become engaged, only to have Paul die in a plane crash. Marta is now scared, pregnant, and alone in a strange city. Simon Gold, an English diplomat, needs her language skills, and he wants her as well. They marry, and two years later, the English government taps Marta for help in finding a traitor in the British intelligence corps, sending her on an undercover mission that entails revisiting her past. Jenoff gives readers a thrilling and intense look at the beginning of the cold war as well as a heartrending love story about two very brave people as she continues the story of the heroic resistance members from The Kommandant's Girl (2007). Copyright 2008 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Diplomats' spouses > Fiction.
Spy stories.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons, German > Fiction.
Great Britain > Fiction.
FICTION / Historical / World War II.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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