- Il topic è vuoto.
6 Novembre 2020 alle 22:20 #22713Dora CrashOspite
The Sweetness of Forgetting
(The Sweetness of Forgetting)
by Kristin Harmel
- Genres: fiction, romance, contemporary, historical, holocaust, war
- Format: paperback, 353 pages
- Series: The Sweetness of Forgetting
- Language: english
- Publisher: Gallery Books
- ISBN: 9781451644296 (1451644299)
- Author: Kristin Harmel
- Release date: August 7, 2012
About The Book
A baker in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, must travel to Paris to uncover a family secret for her dying grandmother’s and what she learns may change everything. The Sweetness of Forgetting is the book that made Kristin Harmel an international bestseller.
At thirty-six, Hope McKenna-Smith is no stranger to bad news. She lost her mother to cancer, her husband left her for a twenty-two year old, and her bank account is nearly depleted. Her own dreams of becoming a lawyer long gone, she’s running a failing family bakery on Cape Cod and raising a troubled preteen.
Now, Hope’s beloved French-born grandmother Mamie, who wowed the Cape with her fabulous pastries for more than fifty years, is drifting away into a haze of Alzheimer’s. But in a rare moment of clarity, Mamie realizes that unless she tells Hope about the past, the secrets she has held on to for so many years will soon be lost forever. Tantalizingly, she reveals mysterious snippets of a tragic history in Paris. And then, arming her with a scrawled list of names, she sends Hope to France to uncover a seventy-year-old mystery.
Hope’s emotional journey takes her through the bakeries of Paris and three religious traditions, all guided by Mamie’s fairy tales and the sweet tastes of home. As Hope pieces together her family’s history, she finds horrific Holocaust stories mixed with powerful testimonies of her family’s will to survive in a world gone mad. And to reunite two lovers torn apart by terror, all she’ll need is a dash of courage, and the belief that God exists everywhere, even in cake…
EPUB ebook The Sweetness of Forgetting by Kristin Harmel buy on Bookshop. FB2 The Sweetness of Forgetting download on reader. Paperback book The Sweetness of Forgetting Kristin Harmel. PDF The Sweetness of Forgetting read for Android on Dymocks.
Online book The Sweetness of Forgetting Kristin Harmel download Kindle on Book Depository. MOBI ebook The Sweetness of Forgetting. Hardback ebook The Sweetness of Forgetting buy cheap on iPad. MP3 The Sweetness of Forgetting by Kristin Harmel read online on Powells.
Hardcover book The Sweetness of Forgetting Kristin Harmel read online on Amazon. FictionBook book The Sweetness of Forgetting download for PC. TXT The Sweetness of Forgetting by Kristin Harmel buy on Kobo. MP3 ebook The Sweetness of Forgetting iOS.