The setting for this novel is Atlantic City in the 1930s. The story is one about the wish to protect those we love and the ways that we may go about doing it. The novel will definitely reach your emotions.
There are two sisters at the heart of the story, one with a tragedy and one very unsettled. Their mother makes a decision with potentially vast repercussions. In addition, there is a thread about an emigree who has escaped from Germany.
This novel is based on a true story, one that impacted the author’s family. It is definitely worth your attention.
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