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The Nightingale
by Kristin Hannah

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The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah Overview

Despite their differences, sisters Vianne and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Vianne is content with life in the French countryside with her husband Antoine and their daughter. But when the Second World War strikes, Antoine is sent off to fight and Vianne finds herself isolated so Isabelle is sent by their father to help her. Despite their differences, sisters Vianne and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Vianne is content with life in the French countryside with her husband Antoine and their daughter. But when the Second World War strikes, Antoine is sent off to fight and Vianne finds herself isolated so Isabelle is sent by their father to help her. As the war progresses, the sisters' relationship and strength are tested. With life changing in unbelievably horrific ways, Vianne and Isabelle will find themselves facing frightening situations and responding in ways they never thought possible as bravery and resistance take different forms in each of their actions.

Kristin Hannah

About The Nightingale Description

Kristin Hannah is the New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty novels, including the blockbuster bestsellers The Nightingale and Firefly Lane. She is a former lawyer turned writer and is the mother of one son. She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband.

Data Book The Nightingale

Original Title The Nightingale ISBN 0312577222 (ISBN13: 9780312577223 ) Edition Language English Characters Vianne Mauriac, Isabelle Rossignol setting France Literary Awards Audie Award for Fiction (2016), Goodreads Choice Award for Historical Fiction (2015), International DUBLIN Literary Award Nominee (2017) (92)