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Daisies are forever, Liz Tolsma

Label
Daisies are forever
Title
Daisies are forever
Statement of responsibility
Liz Tolsma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
East Prussia, 1945. The fall of the Third Reich is imminent. American Gisela Cramer lives with her cousin Ella, who urges Gisela to escape to Berlin with Ella's two small daughters. On the journey, Gisela hears the British accent of a phony SS officer, and poses as his wife for his safety. With the world at its darkest, and two children's lives at stake, the counterfeit couple finds in each other a source of faith, hope, and the love they need to survive
Summary
"Gisela must hold on;to hope and love despite all odds in the midst of a war-torn country.Gisela Cramer is an American living in eastern;Germany with her cousin Ella Reinhardt. When the Red Army invades, they must leave their home to escape to safety in Berlin.However, Ella is a nurse and refuses to leave, sending her young daughters with Gisela;During their journey, Gisela meets Mitch Edwards, an escaped British POW. She pretends she is his wife in order to preserve his safety among other Germans, especially one wounded German soldier, Kurt, who has suspicions about Mitch's identity. Kurt also has feelings for Gisela and tries to uncover the truth about her;marriage.;Their journey to Gisela;s mother in Berlin is riddled with tragedy and hardship, but they strive to keep Ella's daughters safe so they can reunite with their mother. During the journey Gisela and Mitch begin to develop feelings for one another beyond friendship. They reach Berlin, but their struggles are far from over. Gisela and Mitch mustlearn to live for the day and find hope in the darkest of circumstances.In this moving, historically accurate portrayal of WWII Germany, the characters learn that, even with destruction all around them, some things last forever"--
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10314260
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tolsma, Liz
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anti-Nazi movement
  • Germany
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
Daisies are forever, Liz Tolsma
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
497 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410471918
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print)
Lccn
2014018453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)879553087
Label
Daisies are forever, Liz Tolsma
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
497 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410471918
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print)
Lccn
2014018453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)879553087

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