Please recommend askDavid.com
   using these social sharing buttons:
David

Books:  

  

    

  book details  

  preview  

  books by Karla M. Jay  

  updates  

   

 

Book: When We Were Brave by Karla M. Jay

Book: When We Were Brave by Karla M. Jay

categories: Book, WWII, POW Camps, Holocaust, Nazi Germany, America's Enemy Aliens, Theresienstadt Nazi Camp, Jewish Extermination, Nazi Resistance, Displaced Persons, Historical Fiction




Karla M. Jay

Author Karla M. Jayabout this book: Three braided stories of courage and love echo across each other in the tragic backdrop of WWII.

A conflicted SS officer, a Nazi propaganda camp, and German-Americans, three fresh tales of which little has been documented.

-Kirkus Review- "... impressively ambitious, offering a sprawling view of the wages of war from three distinct perspectives. She ingeniously braids them into a coherent narrative tapestry, and along the way, she realistically describes the human degradation experienced by prisoners in the Nazi camps..."

Great historical fiction teaches and entertains. When We Were Brave finds three little-remembered stories that beg to be heard. Told with vivid detail and meticulous research, these stories involve complex characters who demonstrate the resilience of the human spirit set against a backdrop of evil and tragedy. - Firoozeh Dumas, New York Times Bestselling author of Funny in Farsi, and Laughing Without an Accent

When We Were Brave employs a dramatic triangle to create a highly-emotional, epic story of World War II, one that is as vivid as it is highly personal. Here is a moving, riveting tale that shows you how things once were--and how similar those times can feel to our own. Scott Lasser - Author of Say Nice Things About Detroit, Screenwriter for HBO's True Detective Series


preview: read a sample from this book

what to read next: if you read and liked this book...



Learn more about this book,  Read reviews  or  Add to wish list

Read eBooks using the free Kindle Reading App






This book on




Comments





Recommendations








Books:  

  







More Reviews

   • Book Review: DEBUNKING HOLOCAUST DENIAL THEORIES - Two Non-Jews Affirm the Historicity of the Nazi Genocide by Lance ...
   • Book Review: A Teacher of Time Theresienstadt Concentration Camp by Mary Maxie



  show list of all published reviews | subscribe to the feed


Home | Contact | Legal Notice | Impressum Book Promotion | Do you like askDavid.com? | Boost Your Karma

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.