On Sale: June 12, 2018
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A historical novel of love and survival inspired by real
resistance workers during World War II Austria, and the
mysterious love letter that connects generations of Jewish
families. A heart-breaking, heart-warming read for fans of
The Women in the Castle, Lilac Girls, and
Austria, 1938. Kristoff is a young apprentice to a
master Jewish stamp engraver. When his teacher disappears
during Kristallnacht, Kristoff is forced to engrave stamps
for the Germans, and simultaneously works alongside Elena,
his beloved teacher's fiery daughter, and with the Austrian
resistance to send underground messages and forge papers. As
he falls for Elena amidst the brutal chaos of war, Kristoff
must find a way to save her, and himself.
Los Angeles, 1989. Katie Nelson is going through a
divorce and while cleaning out her house and life in the
aftermath, she comes across the stamp collection of her
father, who recently went into a nursing home. When an
appraiser, Benjamin, discovers an unusual World War II-era
Austrian stamp placed on an old love letter as he goes
through her dad's collection, Katie and Benjamin are sent on
a journey together that will uncover a story of passion and
tragedy spanning decades and continents, behind the just
fallen Berlin Wall.
A romantic, poignant and addictive novel, The Lost
Letter shows the lasting power of love.
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