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by Kristin Hannah
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Books Over TV
Books Over TV rated it 1 year ago
This isn't a review. These are my quick early morning thoughts. The Nightingale is an unforgettable story written so well your able to completely immerse yourself in it. I never read the author notes or book club questions, but I read it all. This book took me some time to finish. I started listenin...
Book Thoughts
Book Thoughts rated it 1 year ago
Well this novel certainly lived up to the hype. What a beautiful, and heart-breaking story of two adult sisters living through the German occupation of France during World War II. Kristin Hannah has a beautiful way with language, and her ability to create believable characters is outstanding. Hig...
Sheila's Reads
Sheila's Reads rated it 2 years ago
I loved it. I liked the characters. I enjoyed trying to figure out who was telling the story. The story captivated me. There were heroes and villains. How people survived the occupation amazes me. Each does what they can to survive and fight. I don't want to say much because I don't want to ruin the...
AMAITKEN.COM Book Reviews
AMAITKEN.COM Book Reviews rated it 2 years ago
Now, if you’ve read my other reviews, you’ll know I’ve reviewed The Book Thief. This book, however, is not for children (sorry, young adults), but for adults. It’s also set on the other side of the war and shows a different perspective on the lives of two sisters. The two sisters, Vianne and Isabell...
Marjorie's World of Books
Marjorie's World of Books rated it 2 years ago
Vianne Mauriac is a French woman whose husband, Antoinne, has gone off to war to fight the Germans. When the Nazis occupy France, her home is requisitioned by a Nazi captain. Vianne has no choice but to stay in the house with the Nazi or risk losing her home altogether. Her teenage sister, Isabell...
Toni
Toni rated it 2 years ago
This epic and breathtaking journey transports us to France during World War 11 and is one of the most powerful stories I have read in a long time. This is one of those unforgettable stories that will leave some a little choked up with its extraordinarily vivid and evocative scenes. The narrative wil...
Not Quite Home
Not Quite Home rated it 3 years ago
I thought I had it all figured out, but it turns out I was wrong, and I'm sure the author wanted it that way. I appreciate the twist at the end!
KatieMc
KatieMc rated it 3 years ago
This book is an excellent reminder why hate spewing blow hards should not be entrusted to to run the country. Bad things happen to good people. PS - this was the last audiobook given away at the now defunct Ford Audiobook Club. Thanks Ford. I don't know if your book club and giveaways ever inspired ...
The Book Ends Reviews
The Book Ends Reviews rated it 3 years ago
What an awesome book. While listening to this book my library time ran out and had to wait for to become available again, when it did I decided to start at the beginning. WOW, what a book. Over 17k reviews at amazon 15k at goodreads. I'd read this book over and over again it was that good.
Fiction Fantastic
Fiction Fantastic rated it 3 years ago
Look, I knew the second world war was crazy horrible. I knew millions of people died, I know people were killed in the most horrible ways. I knew all that. But there's a difference between knowing something happened and being transported into that time and experiencing it through someone else's eyes...
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