Sarah's Key

by Tatiana de Rosnay | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 1444727192 Global Overview for this book
Registered by megami-no-ushi of Calgary, Alberta Canada on 2/12/2021
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Journal Entry 1 by megami-no-ushi from Calgary, Alberta Canada on Friday, February 12, 2021
I bought a copy of my own after reading this one. I noticed that the current copy is stalled out with Sarah, who is not reading these types of books now, and none of the people on the bullet box are journallers on that copy.

Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel' d'Hiv' roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family's apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours.
Paris, May 2002: On Vel' d'Hiv's 60th anniversary, journalist Julia Jarmond is asked to write an article about this black day in France's past. Through her contemporary investigation, she stumbles onto a trail of long-hidden family secrets that connect her to Sarah. Julia finds herself compelled to retrace the girl's ordeal, from that terrible term in the Vel d'Hiv', to the camps, and beyond. As she probes into Sarah's past, she begins to question her own place in France, and to reevaluate her marriage and her life.
Tatiana de Rosnay offers us a brilliantly subtle, compelling portrait of France under occupation and reveals the taboos and silence that surround this painful episode.

Journal Entry 2 by megami-no-ushi at Calgary, Alberta Canada on Friday, February 12, 2021

Released 8 mos ago (2/12/2021 UTC) at Calgary, Alberta Canada

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Journal Entry 3 by Minerva101 at Calgary, Alberta Canada on Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Finally journalling all the books that came back to me in Round 1 of the Bullet Book Box. This one will remain in the box for Round 2.

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