In-store Susan Meissner - The Last Year of the War

Here is the story of a little known aspect of World War II, the internment of thousands of German immigrants and their American-born children, many of whom, though they had committed no crime, were repatriated in prisoner exchanges to wartorn Germany. The book explores themes of identity, loyalty, patriotism, friendship, and the tenacity of love despite profound prejudice.
Join us for this book discussion with author, Susan Meissner.
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Event date: 
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
140 NW Broad Street
Southern Pines, NC 28387
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ISBN: 9780451492166
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Berkley - April 7th, 2020

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.