The Last Year of the War

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  • Author : Susan Meissner
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • ISBN : 045149217X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Last Year of the War

The Last Year of the War
  • Author : Susan Meissner
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 19 March 2019
GET THIS BOOK The Last Year of the War

From the acclaimed author of Secrets of a Charmed Life and As Bright as Heaven comes a novel about a German American teenager whose life changes forever when her immigrant family is sent to an internment camp during World War II. In 1943, Elise Sontag is a typical American teenager from Iowa—aware of the war but distanced from its reach. Then her father, a legal U.S. resident for nearly two decades, is suddenly arrested on suspicion of being a