April in Paris

A Novel
Product Number: EB00148193
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307389527
Publisher: Anchor
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Michael Wallner's thrilling first novel, set in occupied France during World War II, movingly recounts the impossible love affair between a German soldier and a French resistance fighter.Roth, a young soldier in the SS and a fluent French translator, works as an interpreter during the interrogation of Resistance fighters. But while off-duty, he slips away from his fellow officers, changes into civilian clothes, and wanders aimlessly through Paris disguised as his alter ego "Antoine." One day he is drawn into an antiquarian bookshop and becomes enchanted with the bookseller's beautiful daughter, Chantal. The two begin to meet and fall in love before Roth has the courage to reveal his true identity, or the time to discover that Chantal is part of the Resistance. Written in an elegant and arresting style, April in Paris is an engrossing novel from a promising new talent.

Author(s): Michael Wallner
Original Publish Date: Apr 08, 2008

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Author(s): Michael Wallner
Narrator(s): Paul Michael
Product Number Z100011772
Released: Apr 03, 2007
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9781415936948

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