By Kristy Cambron
Sure jointly throughout time, girls will find a strong connection via one survivor's tale of wish within the darkest days of a war-torn world.
Present Day—With the grand commencing of her new paintings gallery and a fairytale marriage ceremony simply round the nook, Sera James feels she's stumbled right into a charmed life—until a brutal felony conflict opposed to fiancé William Hanover threatens to break the peerlessly deliberate destiny she's deliberate sooner than it even starts. Now, after an eleventh-hour marriage ceremony and a callous arrest, William faces a decade in legal for a criminal offense he by no means dedicated, and Sera needs to conflict the scathing accusations that threaten her relations and any desire for a future.
1942—Kája Makovsky narrowly escaped occupied Prague in 1939, and was once pressured to go away her half-Jewish family members in the back of. Now a reporter for the day-by-day Telegraph in England, Kája discovers the phobia has her around the Channel within the shadowy type of the London Blitz. whilst she learns Jews are being exterminated through the millions at the continent, Kája has no selection yet to come to her mom urban, risking her lifestyles to smuggle her relations to freedom and peace.
Connecting throughout a century via one little lady, a Holocaust survivor with a foot in every one international, those girls will find a kinship that springs even within the darkest of instances. during this story of desire and survival, Sera and Kája needs to hang to the religion that sustains and struggle to guard all they carry dear—even if it potential putting their very own futures at the line.
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She didn’t think of tomorrow again until she’d been ushered onto the train and fell into the coldness of the first seat she saw. Kája’s coat absorbed the physical chill, yet her heart found no warmth. Jakob sat across from them, silent but alert. Hannah occupied the space next to her, seemingly trying to breathe, though Jakob would look up from time to time and offer an encouraging nod. Still, she sat with her back poker straight and her eyes flitting about as she looked at the people walking outside their closed compartment, holding her breath with every shadow that passed by.
Not a chance. Lincoln Stahlworth is worth his weight in gold. He’s one of the only men I’ve ever met who could outwit both my father and my grandfather. If there’s a challenge out there to be met, I assure you—he’s first in line to conquer it. ” Sera leaned into him, laying her head on his shoulder as they walked back to the car. ” Will looked at the golden signs of dawn that peeked through the early-morning clouds. “Let’s have one morning together where we don’t have to think about this. ” “Are you sure?
No doubt she was trying to figure out the same thing Sera had—why twelve million dollars would matter to a family who had more than ten times that. “But that’s a leaf blowing in the breeze to the Hanovers, right? ” “Had. indd 33 1/13/15 2:23 PM K r ist y C a mbron “But the family still has quite a bit of it. ” Penny was right, of course. The Hanovers seemed the picture of American prosperity. They owned a lavish beachside estate. A vineyard outside Napa. They owned a private jet for the company, which the family had for their own use.