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The Paris Orphan

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From the USA Today bestselling author of The Paris Seamstress comes a World War II novel that spans continents and crosses generations as an American soldier and an enterprising Vogue photographer brave war-torn France to help a lost little girl find the one thing she never had: a family. New York City/Paris, 1942: When American model Jessica May arrives in Europe to cover the war as a photojournalist for Vogue, most of the soldiers are determined to make her life as difficult as possible. But three friendships change that. Journalist Martha Gellhorn encourages Jess to bend the rules. Captain Dan Hallworth keeps her safe in dangerous places so she can capture the stories that truly matter. And most important of all, the love of a little orphan named Victorine gives Jess strength to do the impossible. But her success will come at a price...France, 2005: Fifty years after World War II, D'Arcy Hallworth arrives at a beautiful chateau to curate a collection of famous wartime photos by a reclusive artist. It's the opportunity of a lifetime, but D'Arcy has no idea that this job will uncover decades of secrets that, once revealed, will change everything she thought she knew about her mother, Victorine, and alter D'Arcy's life forever. An emotional and sweeping tale set against the backdrop of World War II...Rich detail, compelling characters, and an interwoven dual timeline make this an engrossing read for historical fiction fans. --Chanel Cleeton, USA Today bestselling author of Next Year in Havana[A] splendid, breathtaking novel, full of mystery and passion...a must read! --Jeanne Mackin, author of The Last Collection
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 132 x 145mm
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 1549100777
  • 9781549100772

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[A] splendid, breathtaking novel, full of mystery and passion...a must read!"

-- "Jeanne Mackin, author of The Last Collection"
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