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Wunderland (2019)
(eAudiobook)


Published: [S.l.]: Penguin Random House, 2019
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  1 online resource (1 sound file (15hr., 23min., 22sec.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN: 9781984844941,
Language:  Undetermined


Read by Flanagan, Lisa

An intimate portrait of a friendship severed by history and a sweeping saga of wartime, motherhood, and legacy by an award-winning novelist. East Village, 1989 Things had never been easy between Ava Fisher and her estranged mother, Ilse. Too many questions hovered between them: Who was Ava's father? Where had Ilse been during the war? Why had she left her only child in a German orphanage during the war's final months? But now, Ilse's ashes have arrived from Germany, and with them, a trove of unsent letters addressed to someone else unknown to Ava: Renate Bauer, a childhood friend. As her mother's letters unfurl a dark past, Ava spirals deep into the shocking history of a woman she never truly knew. Berlin, 1933 As the Nazi party tightens its grip on the city, Ilse and Renate find their friendship under siege and Ilse's increasing involvement in the Hitler Youth movement leaves them on opposing sides of the gathering storm. Then the Nuremburg Laws force Renate to confront a long-buried past, and a catastrophic betrayal is set in motion.... An unflinching exploration of Nazi Germany and its legacy, Wunderland is a at once a powerful portrait of an unspeakable crime history and a pause-resisting contemplation of womanhood, wartime, and just how far we might go in order to belong

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