The Girl from the Island

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A USA Today Bestseller!

'Wow! What an enthralling and emotional read! I was literally in tears... Captivating.' Goodreads reviewer,

A world at war. One woman will risk everything. Another will uncover her story.

1940: When the island of Guernsey is invaded by the Nazis, two sisters are determined to rebel in any way they can. But when forced to take in a German soldier, they are shocked to find a familiar face on their doorstep - a childhood friend who has now become their enemy.

2016: Two generations later, Lucy returns to Guernsey after the death of a distant cousin. As she prepares the old family house for sale, Lucy discovers a box of handwritten notes, one word standing out: resistance . Lucy's search for the author will uncover the story of a forgotten sister who vanished from the island one night, never to be seen again.

A timeless story of love and bravery. Fans of Fiona Valpy and Kate Quinn will be absolutely gripped from the very first page.

Readers love The Girl from the Island:

' I finished this novel last night and I cannot get it out of my head ... Put the phone off the hook, pour yourself a nice hot chocolate and settle down for a wonderful read ' Goodreads reviewer,

' I was gripped from the beginning and could not put it down . I lost a lot of sleep on this one and do not regret it in the slightest!!' Goodreads reviewer,

' Unputdownable, passionate, captivating, and magnetic!! ' Goodreads reviewer,

' Absolutely brillian t... I had to stay up late to read the next chapter!! I couldn't put it down' Goodreads reviewer,

' Gripping and very emotional... This book has it all and I loved it ' Goodreads reviewer,

' A heart wrenching story of love, loss and survival ' Goodreads reviewer,

' A beautiful, wonderful, and poignant story ' Goodreads reviewer,

' Utterly beautiful and poignant ... I was blown away' Goodreads reviewer,

Product Details

Price
£7.99  £7.43
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Publish Date
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780008379063

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