#87 Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay

Fom GoodReads: Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel’ d’Hiv’ roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family’s apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours. Paris, May 2002: On Vel’ […]

#51- Abdication By Juliet Nicholson

Abdication tells the story of King Edward VIII who decided to abdicate the throne to marry American socialite and divorcee, Wallis Simpson, at the brink of World War II.¬† The story is told through the view points¬† of May Thomas, who becomes secretary and chauffeur for Sir Phillip, an British politician. Then there is lonely, […]