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[[ Read ]] ➲ This Terrible Beauty Author Katrin Schumann – Aeroplanes.se

This Terrible Beauty From The Bestselling Author Of The Forgotten Hours Comes An Unforgettable Story Of One Woman S Journey To Reclaim What She Lost In A Country Torn Apart By The Devastating Legacy Of WWII On The Windswept Shores Of An East German Island, Bettina Heilstrom Struggles To Build A Life From The Ashes World War II Has Ended, And Her Country Is Torn Apart Longing For A Family, She Marries Werner, An Older Bureaucrat Who Adores Her But After Joining The Fledgling Secret Police, He Is Drawn Deep Into Its Dark Mission And Becomes A Dangerous ManWhen Bettina Falls In Love With An Idealistic Young Renegade, Werner Discovers Her Infidelity And Forces Her To Make A Terrible Choice Spend Her Life In Prison Or Leave Her Home Forever Either Way She Loses Both Her Lover And ChildTen Years Later, Bettina Has Reinvented Herself As A Celebrated Photographer In Chicago, But She S Never Stopped Yearning For The Baby She Left Behind Surprised By An Unexpected Visitor From Her Past, She Resolves To Return To Her Ravaged Homeland To Reclaim Her Daughter And Uncover Her Beloved S Fate, Whatever The Cost

14 thoughts on “This Terrible Beauty

  1. Linda Zagon Linda Zagon says:

    Linda s Book Obsession Reviews This Terrible Beauty by Katrin Schumann, Lake Union Publishing, March 1, 2020.Katrin Schumann, author of This Terrible Beauty has written a captivating, intriguing, intense and thought provoking novel The Genres for this novel are Historical Fiction and Fiction The timeline for th

  2. Carla Suto Carla Suto says:

    THIS TERRIBLE BEAUTY by Katrin Schumann is a beautifully written and compelling work of historical fiction that will stay on my mind for a long time Inspired by actual historical events, the story has a past and present timeline that follows the heartbreaking journey of main character, Bettina Heilstrom as she seeks to r

  3. Jane Jane says:

    Thanks to Great Thoughts Great Readers FB Page and Lake Union for this ARC.I always enjoy historical novels This one is no exception It goes from the present in Chicago in 1965 to 1935 in Germany with Bettina as it s main character She lived a lonely life with a husband she didn t love but found a teacher who she did love She ends

  4. Rachel Rachel says:

    Schumann s luminous and unflinching lens in This Terrible Beauty sweeps the reader into the crushing birth of the GDR and a heart pounding love story that lays bare the trauma war leaves in its wake Her vivid focus reveals characters who crumble with heart break and rise with strength, and above all draws her readers in and never lets them

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