The Lost Girls of Paris

The Lost Girls of Paris From the author of the runaway bestseller The Orphan s Tale comes a remarkable story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female spies during World War II
  • Title: The Lost Girls of Paris
  • Author: Pam Jenoff
  • ISBN: 0778330273
  • Page: 101
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Lost Girls of Paris
    From the author of the runaway bestseller The Orphan s Tale comes a remarkable story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female spies during World War II 1946, ManhattanGrace Healey is rebuilding her life after losing her husband during the war One morning while passing through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, she finds an abandon From the author of the runaway bestseller The Orphan s Tale comes a remarkable story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female spies during World War II 1946, ManhattanGrace Healey is rebuilding her life after losing her husband during the war One morning while passing through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, she finds an abandoned suitcase tucked beneath a bench Unable to resist her own curiosity, Grace opens the suitcase, where she discovers a dozen photographs each of a different woman In a moment of impulse, Grace takes the photographs and quickly leaves the station.Grace soon learns that the suitcase belonged to a woman named Eleanor Trigg, leader of a ring of female secret agents who were deployed out of London during the war Twelve of these women were sent to Occupied Europe as couriers and radio operators to aid the resistance, but they never returned home, their fates a mystery Setting out to learn the truth behind the women in the photographs, Grace finds herself drawn to a young mother turned agent named Marie, whose daring mission overseas reveals a remarkable story of friendship, valor and betrayal.Vividly rendered and inspired by true events, New York Times bestselling author Pam Jenoff shines a light on the incredible heroics of the brave women of the war, and weaves a mesmerizing tale of courage, sisterhood and the g
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  • Pam Jenoff

    Pam is the author of several novels, including her most recent The Orphan s Tale, an instant New York Times bestseller Pam was born in Maryland and raised outside Philadelphia She attended George Washington University in Washington, D.C and Cambridge University in England Upon receiving her master s in history from Cambridge, she accepted an appointment as Special Assistant to the Secretary o Pam is the author of several novels, including her most recent The Orphan s Tale, an instant New York Times bestseller Pam was born in Maryland and raised outside Philadelphia She attended George Washington University in Washington, D.C and Cambridge University in England Upon receiving her master s in history from Cambridge, she accepted an appointment as Special Assistant to the Secretary of the Army The position provided a unique opportunity to witness and participate in operations at the most senior levels of government, including helping the families of the Pan Am Flight 103 victims secure their memorial at Arlington National Cemetery, observing recovery efforts at the site of the Oklahoma City bombing and attending ceremonies to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of World War II at sites such as Bastogne and Corregidor.Following her work at the Pentagon, Jenoff moved to the State Department In 1996 she was assigned to the U.S Consulate in Krakow, Poland It was during this period that Pam developed her expertise in Polish Jewish relations and the Holocaust Working on matters such as preservation of Auschwitz and the restitution of Jewish property in Poland, Jenoff developed close relations with the surviving Jewish community.Having left the Foreign Service in 1998 to attend law school at the University of Pennsylvania, Jenoff is now employed as an attorney in Philadelphia.Pam is the author of The Kommandant s Girl, which was an international bestseller and nominated for a Quill award, as well as The Diplomat s Wife and Almost Home

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  • 4.5 stars I wasn t planning on reading this book I had previously read two books by Pam Jenoff, and while I thought they were important books on the Holocaust, I just didn t connect with the characters I was offered an advanced digital copy by the publisher but didn t immediately accept it Then a lovely friend sent me a paper version of the advanced copy Then I saw some rave reviews by some of my trusted friends Those were enough things to convince me to read it and I m 4.5 stars I wasn t planni [...]


  • 4.5 stars Another outstanding novel by Pam Jenoff This fascinating and unforgettable story, inspired by true events, revolves around a handpicked group of British female spies sent to France by a top secret government division during WWII Weeks of rigorous training aim to prepare these young women to venture into unknown territory, planting themselves as everyday French citizens, intending to smoothly transition into society Putting their lives largely at risk, they plan to connect with the l 4. [...]


  • Historical novel that tells the story of fierce women who served as British secret agents during WWII This is a story about friendship, love, and tenacity The plot is intriguing British women are recruited to assist the military during WWII They are trained to serve on the ground as operatives in France Not only was this an extremely dangerous and risky mission, but it also is one that was filled with betrayal The reader experiences the plan to recruit and train the women through Eleanor [...]


  • 4.5 stars.C est magnifique In 1946, shortly after World War II ended, Grace Healey is living in New York, fleeing for an anonymous life in the city after the tragic death of her husband One morning on her way to work she takes a detour through Grand Central Station, where she trips over a suitcase hidden beneath a bench.She can t resist opening the suitcase, and when she finds a group of photographs, each of a different woman, she can t seem to explain why she has this powerful need to keep th 4 [...]


  • 3.5 Women operatives during WWII, and the dangers they faced I just adored these characters, become very invested in their welfare, wanted them to succeed where the men had failed When the OSE realized their male agents were being captured, so many men were gone fighting, they stood out like sore thumbs It is suggested by a woman named Twigg, that females would easily blend in, and accomplish what they needed to accomplish She is given control of this very secret program.The book follow 3.5 Wome [...]


  • I read a lot of historical fiction and I had read The Orphans Tale by Pam Jenoff and really enjoyed it I most recently read The Light Over London by Julia Kelly which was about the Brtitish gunner girls who worked atop London s rooftops calculating the firing of anti aircraft guns This novel drew me in from the beginning, it was a quick, satisfying read with characters that I could root for The story starts in 1946 Manhattan when a young woman, Grace, comes across a suitcase in Grand Ce I read a [...]


  • I loved it Once I started reading and became invested in these wonderful characters and the suspenseful plot, I simply had to keep on reading This took over my day and I set aside chores, appointments and anything else that was causing me to have to put this book down It did take a few chapters to get settled into it, then it was easy sailing all the way to the end A week later, I m still thinking of these girls.The author does a wonderful job of characterization and I felt that I almo I loved i [...]


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