While We're Apart

af Ellie Dean
9t 54m Oplæst af Penelope Freeman

Forlagets beskrivelse

The compelling new Second World War novel from Sunday Times Top Ten bestselling author of Some Lucky Day . It is 1942 and England is at war. Mary Jones has just celebrated her eighteenth birthday and said goodbye to her childhood sweetheart Jack, when she learns that her house has taken a direct hit during a tip and run raid. With both her parents dead and her home destroyed, a distraught Mary moves in with Jack’s parents. But her father's trunk is still intact amid the ruins, and Mary discovers a shocking secret amongst his diaries. Mary travels to Cliffehaven on the south coast in search of answers. Here she is billeted with Peggy Reilly’s fearsome sister, Doris. When warm-hearted Peggy befriends Mary, she discovers the young woman’s secret. But she begins to regret getting involved, for there can only be trouble ahead...


Antal bedømmelser: 6
Stella Andersen

Det er barsk læsning om de engelske kvinders vilkår under anden verdenskrig. Vi danskere glemmer helt at englænderne var helt alene om at modstå tyskerne, indtil USA og andre allierede trådte til og hjalp.

Yderligere information

Random House
Oplæst af
Penelope Freeman

Anden Verdenskrig, 1939-1945
Fiktion og relaterede emner
Syd- og sydøstlige England
Anden verdenskrigsfiktion