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Thanks for telling us about the problem. If he is caught by the French Resistance, he will be killed as a spy and if he is caught by his fellow Germans, he can be d It is the middle of WWII in occupied France.
Wars are sad and often, there are sad endings, I guess. He is the quiet sort who likes to stay just under the ‘radar’. The Best Books of Pana la un moment dat totul In aceasta carte este vorba de destin. He finds a bookstore to explore and gets a glimpse of a beautiful young woman whose name he discovers his Chantal. When she discovers that waallner is German she lures him into a trap.
Dar deja totul s-a schimbat,nimic nu va mai fi la fel… Book ratings by Goodreads. Feb 03, Darcy rated it it was ok. This doesn’t stop him from a sexual liaison with Anna who works in the German office. Pafis, a twenty-one-year-old German soldi Set inApril In Paris, by first time German novelist Wallner, is the dramatic story of an impossible love between a German soldier and a French Resistance fighter in occupied Paris.
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He does not reveal his true identity to her, and she hides her allegiance to the Resistance. Jan 09, Tittirossa rated it did not like it Shelves: The story is set in German-occupied Paris during Mar 07, Cheryl rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ella, para protegerle, mantiene en secreto su pertenencia a la Resistencia. Well paced and deftly written, it’s both a quick read and an exciting and mov This novella was my Tucson reading when Nancy and I drove to Tucson last weekend to visit my sister.
Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price? It is a scary and yet charming story that you will enjoy. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The translator did a very good job apart from a couple of typos here and there. The first part dragged a bit and wasn’t overly believable. English Choose a language for shopping. It’s very much a story of survival; how one life may be betrayed by another, Roth is twenty-one, a German soldier in occupied Paris doing translations in the back offices.
April in Paris
I can understand a crush, or even an infatuation with an ideal, but to fall in love? Perhaps it is a little too sentimental. When not on duty, however, he slips away from his hotel billet, dons civilian clothes and walks the streets of Paris disguised as the Frenchman, Antoine.
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He’s trying to “find himself” and we’re along for the ride. This novella was my Tucson reading when Nancy and I drove to Tucson last weekend to visit my sister. Wallner has done extensive research on the subject material and shows great promise as an historical fiction writer. El va fi inchis si torturat si la un moment dat va scapa. If you know your history you know that the invasion of France is literally just months away. Jul 31, Saleh MoonWalker rated it it was ok Shelves: Rather than question his role in the Nazi regime, Roth translates with impeccable accuracy as the torture proceeds.
Warehouse Deals Open-Box Discounts. There are a couple of harrowing scenes where people are being chased by the SS. But when it was done listening, I had the impression of the first time I tried to walk in high heels: I think it was the writing.
Already leading a dangerous double life to pursue his relationship, he is unaware that he is involved with a key member of the French Resistance. Trivia About April in Paris.
The reader knows that this star-crossed relationship is bound to end badly, but the way in which Wallner reveals the story kept me in a delirious state of suspense. Michel Roth is really lucky that his skills as a translator have landed him a job in Gestapo headquarters in Paris instead of at the front.
If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? I read it some years ago, and remember that Michawl enjoyed it. When she advises him that she knows about his escapades into Paris, which are strictly verboten, he claims he is done with it. And it is easy to be caught up in this tale of romance in the midst of some wallneer history.
But when his duty ends, Roth slips away from his fellow officers, changes into civilian clothes, and wanders aimlessly through Paris disguised as his alter ego “Antoine.
He sees and becomes infatuated with a young woman that works in a hair salon and moonlights as a nude model and dancer in a club.
I can’t say I liked it, but I definitely thought it was a solid novel. In aceasta carte este vorba de destin. Urmariri,momente dragastoase sau periculoase acum astea fac parte acum din viata lui Michael,iar Chantal il ajuta cu evadarea. It perhaps long overdue for the world to reexamine the events of WWII in light of the fact that every German soldier was not a devout Nazi.
Love blooms, life is not kind.