The Note Through the Wire

The Incredible True Story of a Prisoner of War and a Resistance Heroine

by Doug Gold

On Sale: 03/16/2021

The Note Through the Wire

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The Note Through the Wire

The Incredible True Story of a Prisoner of War and a Resistance Heroine

by Doug Gold

On Sale: 03/16/2021

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About the Book

Praised as an “unforgettable love story” by Heather Morris, New York Times bestselling author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz, this is the real-life, unlikely romance between a resistance fighter and prisoner of war set in World War II Europe.

In this true love story that defies all odds, Josefine Lobnik, a Yugoslav partisan heroine, and Bruce Murray, a New Zealand soldier, discover love in the midst of a brutal war.

In the heart of Nazi-occupied Europe, two people meet fleetingly in a chance encounter. One an underground resistance fighter, a bold young woman determined to vanquish the enemy occupiers; the other a prisoner of war, a man longing to escape the confines of the camp so he can battle again. A crumpled note passes between these two strangers, slipped through the wire of the compound, and sets them on a course that will change their lives forever.

Woven through their tales of great bravery, daring escapes, betrayal, torture, and retaliation is their remarkable love story that survived against all odds. This is an extraordinary account of two ordinary people who find unexpected love during the unimaginable hardships of Hitler’s barbaric regime.

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Critical Praise

The Note Through the Wire is a moving and uplifting story of love, courage and bravery amidst the horrors of war. It is a reminder that even in the most horrific times love will find a way and ultimately conquer. I can’t recommend it enough.” - Heather Morris, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz

“The book is sensational – an absolute page-turner, full of love but also the grim realities of what war was like for those on the ground.” - Women’s Weekly

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780063072541
  • ISBN 10: 0063072548
  • Imprint: William Morrow Paperbacks
  • On Sale: 03/16/2021
  • Pages: 336
  • List Price:24.99 CAD
  • BISAC1 : BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
  • BISAC2 : FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Love & Romance
  • BISAC3 : BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political

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