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All My Sins Remembered - A Novel - cover

All My Sins Remembered - A Novel

Rosie Thomas

Publisher: The Overlook Press

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Summary

From the acclaimed author of Sun at Midnight comes a saga of family, love, and betrayal set against the backdrop of two world wars.   Cousins Clio Hirsh and Grace Stretton were born within hours of each other and raised as sisters in the innocent days before the Great War. But as they grow up, Grace is the one who enchants all those who meet her, leaving shy and quiet Clio to fade into the background. Even as time, ambition, and the winds of war take their lives in different directions—Grace into the arms of a dependable stockbroker and Clio into the literary world of Paris and Berlin—jealousy and bitterness simmer beneath their friendship.   Decades later, Clio recounts the story of her family to her biographer. She tells of her brother Jake’s wartime experiences and medical career; Clio and Grace’s early years in bohemian London; younger brother Julius’s career as a concert violinist. But for herself, Clio remembers a different story―one of tragedy, heartbreak, and secrets. And above all, the surprising truth about her mesmerizing cousin Grace.   “A master storyteller.” —Cosmopolitan
Available since: 03/28/2017.
Print length: 560 pages.

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