Description - Liberation by Joanna Scott
Adriana Nardi is only ten years old when Allied forces occupy her lush island home during World War II, plaguing the quiet Italian village with violence and uncertainty.Amdu is a Senegalese soldier who abandons his comrades and befriends Adriana after witnessing an unspeakable act that has far-reaching repercussions. Years later, on a commuter train bound for Penn Station, sixty-year-old Adriana revisits her memories of the war and her doomed relationship with Amdu, even as a present crisis threatens her life.
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(216mm x 135mm x mm)
Little, Brown & Company
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Author Biography - Joanna Scott
Joanna Scott is the author of nine books, including The Manikin, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. She is a recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship and a Lannan Award.