Book Club read for October
Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten-year-old girl, is taken with her parents by the French police as they go door-to-door arresting Jewish families in the middle of the night.
desperate to protect her younger brother, sarah locks him in a bedroom cupboard -
their secret hiding place - and promises to come back for him
as soon as they are released.
Sixty years later: Sarah's story intertwines with that of Julia Jarmond, an American
journalist investigating the roundup. In her research, Julia stumbles onto a trail of secrets that link her to Sarah, and to questions about her own romantic future.