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This Terrible Beauty - by Katrin Schumann (Paperback)

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Number of Pages: 382

Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres

Sub-Genre: Historical

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Lake Union Publishing

Book theme: World War II

Author: Katrin Schumann

Language: English

Street Date: March 1, 2020
TCIN: 79625858
UPC: 9781542000062
Item Number (DPCI): 247-39-7795


A She Reads "most anticipated women's fiction" book of 2020

"Schumann's graceful evocations of people and place make this novel hard to forget." --Maria Hummel, author of Motherland and the Reese Witherspoon book club pick Still Lives

"Deeply relevant to our current times, This Terrible Beauty explores the lengths to which we will go to find love and the sacrifices we make for family and community. I fell in love with these characters and came away heartened and hopeful." --Christopher Castellani, author of Leading Men

"A compelling and richly layered story of love, motherhood, art, and ultimately self-preservation--this is a vivid, rapidly paced historical novel. Unputdownable!" --Jillian Cantor, USA Today bestselling author of The Lost Letter and In Another Time

"Schumann's vivid focus reveals characters who crumble with heartbreak and rise with strength, and above all draws her readers in and never lets them go." --Rachel Barenbaum, bestselling author of A Bend in the Stars

"Set in postwar Germany, this gorgeously written, sweeping, cinematic story is also a riveting and romantic page-turner. Get ready to put everything on hold and let yourself get lost in this sensual tale." --Erica Ferencik, bestselling author of The River at Night, a #1 Oprah.com pick, and Into the Jungle

"A complex, moving story of love and loss, beautifully written. This Terrible Beauty explores the critical nature of art as a lens through which we can understand history and asks us to be mindful of the ways we choose to look at the world. This is one historical fiction fans can't miss." --Olivia Hawker, Washington Post bestselling author of The Ragged Edge of Night

"This Terrible Beauty kept me turning the pages long into the night. Katrin Schumann evokes an often-forgotten time and place to weave a story that is equally captivating and fascinating." --Eoin Dempsey, bestselling author of White Rose, Black Forest

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