➷ This Terrible Beauty Free ➭ Author Katrin Schumann – Paydayloansnsi.co.uk

This Terrible Beauty From The Bestselling Author Of The Forgotten Hours Comes An Unforgettable Story Of One Woman S Journey To Reclaim What She Lost In A Country Torn Apart By The Devastating Legacy Of WWIIOn The Windswept Shores Of An East German Island, Bettina Heilstrom Struggles To Build A Life From The Ashes World War II Has Ended, And Her Country Is Torn Apart Longing For A Family, She Marries Werner, An Older Bureaucrat Who Adores Her But After Joining The Fledgling Secret Police, He Is Drawn Deep Into Its Dark Mission And Becomes A Dangerous ManWhen Bettina Falls In Love With An Idealistic Young Renegade, Werner Discovers Her Infidelity And Forces Her To Make A Terrible Choice Spend Her Life In Prison Or Leave Her Home Forever Either Way She Loses Both Her Lover And ChildTen Years Later, Bettina Has Reinvented Herself As A Celebrated Photographer In Chicago, But She S Never Stopped Yearning For The Baby She Left Behind Surprised By An Unexpected Visitor From Her Past, She Resolves To Return To Her Ravaged Homeland To Reclaim Her Daughter And Uncover Her Beloved S Fate, Whatever The Cost


10 thoughts on “This Terrible Beauty

  1. Linda Zagon Linda Zagon says:

    Linda s Book Obsession Reviews This Terrible Beauty by Katrin Schumann, Lake Union Publishing, March 1, 2020.Katrin Schumann, author of This Terrible Beauty has written a captivating, intriguing, intense and though


  2. Carla Suto Carla Suto says:

    THIS TERRIBLE BEAUTY by Katrin Schumann is a beautifully written and compelling work of historical fiction that will stay on my mind for a long time Inspired by actual historical events, the story has a past and present time


  3. Jane Jane says:

    Thanks to Great Thoughts Great Readers FB Page and Lake Union for this ARC.I always enjoy historical novels This one is no exception It goes from the present in Chicago in 1965 to 1935 in Germany with Bettina as it s main character Sh


  4. Cindy Woods Cindy Woods says:

    Romance and politics done wellThis story of a woman in Germany after WWII is told from, mostly, the standpoint of her life after the Russians take over She is newly married at the time just after the war and her life is changed from a Nazi regi


  5. Hannah Hannah says:

    This book had the potential of being five stars, but something about it fell a little flat for me The story follows Bettina Heilstrom who marries young in the aftermath of the Russian invasion of East Germany and falls into an unhappy marriage with her h


  6. Rachel Rachel says:

    Schumann s luminous and unflinching lens in This Terrible Beauty sweeps the reader into the crushing birth of the GDR and a heart pounding love story that lays bare the trauma war leaves in its wake Her vivid focus reveals characters who crumble with heart break a


  7. Mary Payne Mary Payne says:

    This Terrible BeautyAn excellent compelling book I didn t want to put it down It gives such a real picture of life in East Germany after the war it s unbelievable it happened but I know that it did The characters come across so real you can live life with them A great read.


  8. Rebecca Rebecca says:

    First Reads February 2020


  9. Lana Lana says:

    An historical novel, this book showed me how life changed after WWII for the Germans and the wall was built separating the country It also is a love story and how important art is in our world.


  10. Andrea Andrea says:

    This book did a great job with historical facts and painting the picture very well It was lacking for me with the characters I wanted to like them but for me they were a little flat.


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