A Memorable Coming Of Age Story And Love Story, Laced With Suspense, Which Explores A Hidden Side Of The Home Front During World War II, When German POWs Were Put To Work In A Wisconsin Farm Community With Dark And Unexpected ConsequencesThe War Has Taken A Toll On The Christiansen Family With Food Rationed And Money Scarce, Charlotte Struggles To Keep Her Family Well Fed Her Teenage Daughter, Kate, Raises Rabbits To Earn Money For College And Dreams Of Becoming A Writer Her Husband, Thomas, Struggles To Keep The Farm Going While Their Son, And Most Of The Other Local Men, Are Fighting In Europe.When Their Upcoming Cherry Harvest Is Threatened, Strong Willed Charlotte Helps Persuade Local Authorities To Allow German War Prisoners From A Nearby Camp To Pick The Fruit.But When Thomas Befriends One Of The Prisoners, A Teacher Named Karl, And Invites Him To Tutor Kate, The Implications Of Charlotte S Decision Become Apparent Especially When She Finds Herself Unexpectedly Drawn To Karl So Busy Are They With The Prisoners That Charlotte And Thomas Fail To See That Kate Is Becoming A Young Woman, With Dreams And Temptations Of Her Own Including A Secret Romance With The Son Of A Wealthy, War Profiteering Senator And When Their Beloved Ben Returns Home, Bitter And Injured, Bearing An Intense Hatred Of Germans, Charlotte S Secrets Threaten To Explode Their World.
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- 352 pages
- The Cherry Harvest
- Lucy Sanna
- 05 January 2018 Lucy Sanna