The Girl You Left Behind Book Review

Last week th BBC reported that two individuals, a Pole and a German, have supposedly uncovered the location of the infamous Nazi gold train.

Their alleged discovery, once again, fuels the public’s interest in the ongoing struggle to recover  art and/or valuables stolen during the years after WWII.

However, Jojo Moyes 2012 novel, ‘The Girl You Left Behind’ has the distinction of being one of the few creative works based in the years during and after WWI.

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The Apple Orchard Book Club Questions

The Apple Orchard Book Club Questions

Being named an heir to half an estate in Archangel, California,  should have sent Theresa ‘Tess’ Delaney, into a state of euphoria.  Instead  the 29-year-old provenance specialist ended up in the ER  with shortness of breath, an elevated heart rate, disorientation, and blurred vision.

The Apple Orchard by historical and contemporary romance novelist, Susan Wiggs, is comprised of several subplots: the long-lost family, World War II flashbacks,  saving the business along with a romance angle.

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