When We Were Brave by Karla M. Jay

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A powerful evocation of the everyday horrors faced by holocaust victims…

When We Were Brave is a vivid, heart-wrenching portrayal of holocaust years, as innocent victims grapple with loss, loneliness, and longing while the English and American forces fight against Nazi army. Set against the backdrop of World War II, this hefty volume portrays sufferings of holocaust victims both at the hands of Nazis and governments’ ruthless policies and is a challenging in its length (400 + pages) as well as subject. The story is told from the perspective of three protagonists whose lives become entwined. The narrative is gripping and skillfully paced, and Jay’s depiction of her characters’ inner turmoil, hopes, fears, and mental anguish stir the reader’s heart. With complex characters and intricate plotting, Jay delivers a heart-wrenching, engrossing historical read.

 

When We Were Brave

by Karla M. Jay

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Book Circle Press

PUB DATE April 6, 2019

ISBN 9780578477077

PRICE $15.95 (USD)

 



Categories: Historical fiction, Short Reviews

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