The Winter Guest

The Winter Guest

Pam Jenoff


A stirring novel of past love in a time of warfare and the insufferable offerings that may tear sisters aside, from the prestigious writer of The Kommandant's Girl 

Life is a continuing fight for the eighteen-year-old Nowak twins as they elevate their 3 more youthful siblings in rural Poland lower than the shadow of the Nazi career. The consistent chance of arrest has made all people of their village a secret agent, and became neighbor opposed to neighbor. even though rugged, self sufficient Helena and lovely, light Ruth could not be extra assorted, they're staunch allies in conserving their relations from the threats the conflict brings in the direction of their doorstep with every one passing day. 

Then Helena discovers an American paratrooper stranded outdoors their small mountain village, wounded, yet alive. Risking the security of herself and her relations, she hides Sam—a Jew—but Helena's crisis for the yankee grows into anything a lot deeper. Defying the perils that render a destiny jointly all yet very unlikely, Sam and Helena make plans for the kin to escape. yet Helena is compelled to take care of the jealousy her offerings have sparked in Ruth, culminating in a novel act of betrayal that endangers them all—and surroundings in movement a series of occasions that may reverberate throughout continents and decades. 

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