Two sisters. One must be brave. One should be afraid.
Kristin Hannah is a New York Times bestselling author. She is a former lawyer turned writer and is the mother of one son. She and her husband live in the Pacific Northwest near Seattle, and Hawaii. Her first novel published in the UK, Night Road, was one of eight books selected for the UK's 2011 TV Book Club Summer Read.
I loved The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah, a talented writer
of American stories; great characters, great plots, great emotions,
who could ask for more in a novel? -- Isabel Allende, bestselling
author of The House of the Spirits
Beautifully written . . . packed with action and emotion. -- Sara Gruen, bestselling author of Water for Elephants
The real horrors of war; the deprivations; the risks are all there... This is a hauntingly tragic yet sympathetic novel * The Cape Times *
An unforgettable portrait of love and war. * People *
The suspense builds slowly in this thought-provoking and absorbing novel. * Choice *
The bestselling author hits her stride in this page-turning tale about two sisters, one in the French countryside, the other in Paris, who show remarkable courage in the German occupation during WWII . . . The author ably depicts war's horrors through the eyes of these two women, whose strength of character shines through no matter their differences. * Publishers Weekly *
A respectful and absorbing page-turner. * Kirkus Reviews *