Book Club Pick Week 12

The praises for this book doesn’t end! With a 4.53 rating on Goodreads, that has to be the highest rating I’ve ever seen!

I don’t ususally read historical fiction, but this one might well be worth it!

From the description:

Despite their differences, sisters Vianne and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Vianne is content with life in the French countryside with her husband Antoine and their daughter. But when the Second World War strikes, Antoine is sent off to fight and Vianne finds herself isolated so Isabelle is sent by their father to help her.

As the war progresses, the sisters’ relationship and strength are tested. With life changing in unbelievably horrific ways, Vianne and Isabelle will find themselves facing frightening situations and responding in ways they never thought possible as bravery and resistance take different forms in each of their actions.



(I noticed I forgot to post this a week ago as I picked it up. For consistency then, here it is.)