The Postmistress of Paris
- Historical Fiction
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Danger, romance, and resistance
Wealthy, beautiful Naneé was born with a spirit of adventure that transcends her Midwestern roots. For her, learning to fly is freedom. When German tanks roll across the border and into Paris, this woman with an adorable dog and a generous heart joins the resistance. Known as the Postmistress because she delivers information to those in hiding, Naneé uses her charms and skill to house the hunted and deliver them to safety.
Inspired by the real-life Chicago heiress Mary Jayne Gold, who worked with American journalist Varian Fry to smuggle artists and intellectuals out of France, Meg Waite Clayton has fashioned a sweeping tale of romance and danger, set in a world aflame with personal and political passion.
“This sterling portrait of a complex woman stands head and shoulders above most contemporary WWII fiction.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review
Additional Book Details
|Release Date:||November 30, 2021|