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Surviving the War

based on an incredible true story of hope, love and resistance

Adiva Geffen

(author)

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An extraordinary novel based on an incredible true story of love, resilience, survival and hope.
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"a tribute to our better natures"

The Guardian

Surviving the War: based on an incredible true story of hope, love and resistance A01 By (author) N Adiva Geffen 198 129 18 213 BC Paperback / softback 304 Arrow Books Ltd Cornerstone London United Kingdom FJMS Second World War fiction HBTZ1 The Holocaust JFSR1 Jewish studies BTP True stories of heroism, endurance & survival 1.3 FJMS NHTZ1 DNXP Second World War fiction The Holocaust True stories of heroism, endurance & survival 5PGJ Relating to Jewish people & groups An extraordinary novel based on an incredible true story of love, resilience, survival and hope. An extraordinary novel based on an incredible true story of love, resilience, survival and hope. Perfect for fans of THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ, THE VOLUNTEER and THE LIBRARIAN OF AUSCHWITZ. _______________________________ Against all odds, love will lead them home. Shurka, her husband and their two small children never thought the war would reach their remote Polish village. They were wrong. Forced to flee their family home, they find shelter with their fellow Jews in the ghetto - but every night more and more people disappear, taken away on trucks to never be seen again. As terrible rumours of extermination camps swirl, Shurka realises that the longer they stay in the ghetto, the lower their chances of survival. Their best hope is to flee into the Polish forest, where Jewish resistance fighters hold out against Nazi search parties. Their new life is precarious in the extreme - and will test them more than they ever thought possible... Even in the dark, hope can be found. _______________________________ Surviving The War is the international Amazon bestselling survival and holocaust story, based on an incredible true story and previously published as Surviving The Forest. It has been translated into English from the original Hebrew. Adiva Geffen is a bestselling writer and playwright. Her plays have appeared on major stages in Israel, she lectures and leads numerous writing workshops and she is a board member of the Israeli Writers' Association. Geffen started out as a special-education teacher, before serving as the spokesperson for the Habima National Theatre for more than a decade. She founded and subsequently led the Israeli Theatre Award for ten years, and now serves as head of The Gnazim Institute of the Hebrew Writers Association, the largest Hebrew literature archive in the world. Born in Haifa, Israel and the mother of three sons, Geffen now lives in Tel Aviv with her partner Aharon Meidan. 02042020 02 RRP including tax GB GBP 6.99 0.00 6.99 This price includes a tax element GB 20 Available 64 BERT GARD Y

An extraordinary novel based on an incredible true story of love, resilience, survival and hope. Perfect for fans of THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ, THE VOLUNTEER and THE LIBRARIAN OF AUSCHWITZ.
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Against all odds, love will lead them home.

Shurka, her husband and their two small children never thought the war would reach their remote Polish village. They were wrong.

Forced to flee their family home, they find shelter with their fellow Jews in the ghetto - but every night more and more people disappear, taken away on trucks to never be seen again. As terrible rumours of extermination camps swirl, Shurka realises that the longer they stay in the ghetto, the lower their chances of survival.

Their best hope is to flee into the Polish forest, where Jewish resistance fighters hold out against Nazi search parties. Their new life is precarious in the extreme - and will test them more than they ever thought possible...

Even in the dark, hope can be found.
_______________________________
Surviving The War is the international Amazon bestselling survival and holocaust story, based on an incredible true story and previously published as Surviving The Forest. It has been translated into English from the original Hebrew.

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Book publisherCornerstone
Publication date2 Apr 2020
FormatPaperback
Pages304
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