The Soldier's Wife ePUB ✓ The Soldier's eBook

The Soldier's Wife ePUB ✓ The Soldier's  eBook A novel full of grand passion and intensity, The Soldier s Wife asks What would you do for your family , What should you do for a stranger , and What would you do for love As World War II draws closer and closer to Guernsey, Vivienne de la Mare knows that there will be sacrifices to be made Not just for herself, but for her two young daughters and for her mother in law, for whom she cares while her husband is away fighting What she does not expect is that she will fall in love with one of the enigmatic German soldiers who take up residence in the house next door to her home As their relationship intensifies, so do the pressures on Vivienne Food and resources grow scant, and the restrictions placed upon the residents of the island grow with each passing week Though Vivienne knows the perils of her love affair with Gunther, she believes that she can keep their relationship and her family safe But when she becomes aware of the full brutality of the Occupation, she must decide if she is willing to risk her personal happiness for the life of a strangerIncludes a reading group guide for book clubs

10 thoughts on “The Soldier's Wife

  1. Mandy Mandy says:

    This book is simply beautiful Beautifully written and such admirable characters that left such an imprint on my soul Gorgeous story of love during WW2 Love this HIGHLY RECOMMEND

  2. Toni Toni says:

    Loved it Something about books with an island setting always draw me in I ve become greatly intrigued with The Channel Islands in particular ever since reading The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society This book only served t

  3. Laura Laura says:

    This has to be one of my favourite books of the year so far I enjoyed how the author shunned typical historical fiction patterns and chose to set her story on the isle of Guernsey during world war two Historically, we are perhaps guilty of f

  4. Sarah Sarah says:

    2.5 stars, but I rounded up because I feel nice today Also as a sort of atonement for this bit that I just have to get off my chest PLEASE DO NOT EVER NAME YOUR ROMANTIC INTEREST GUNTHER I am a child of the 90s and 00s, when I hear Gunther, I think

  5. Felice Felice says:

    Ever read The Summer of My German Soldier by Bette Greene It s about a Jewish teenager named Patty whose town in Arkansas is to house a German prisoner of war camp Despite the ill will and fears regarding the German nation, Patty befriends one of the young

  6. Sharon Huether Sharon Huether says:

    This story of a woman s Vivienne De La Mare bravery and fortitude during the German occupation ofGuernsey during WWII a channel Island off the coast of England.Her husband Eugene was fighting for England in Germany.Her home was shared by her two daughters and her m

  7. Meg Ulmes Meg Ulmes says:

    I loved Potato Peel Society when I read it a few years ago, so when I saw that this novel was set on Guernsey during WWII I had to read it and I m glad that I did It is a richly written novel with a bitserious narrative than Potato I did not want the book to end and it was

  8. Branwen Sedai *of the Brown Ajah* Branwen Sedai *of the Brown Ajah* says:

    We all have such richness in us the lives we have lived, the people we have loved, all the things we have longed for Wherever we go, whatever happens, we carry this ruchness within us Whatever is done to us Whatever is taken from us We should always be grateful for every gift lif

  9. Holly Holly says:

    I didn t love this book, ended up being an ok read Usually I feel quite a bit of emotions when I read about WWII but this one didn t provoke any for me I never became involved in the characters I felt so distanced from them that it was hard to care about what happened to them The writing

  10. Laura Laura says:

    This story definitely makes you think and question what would you do for your family Riveting story set in WWII.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *