Daisies are Forever (Women of Courage, Bk 2)
Daisies are Forever - Women of Courage, Bk 2 Author:Liz Tolsma In the final days of Nazi Germany, the strength of one woman’s heart will determine the fate of a family. — Prussia, 1945 — The fall of the Third Reich is imminent. As the merciless Red Army advances from the East, the German people of Prussia await the worst. — Among them is twenty-year-old Gisela Cramer, an America... more »n living in Heiligenbeil with her cousin Ella and their ailing grandfather. When word arrives that the Russians will invade overnight, Ella urges Gisela to escape to Berlin—and take Ella’s two small daughters with her.
The journey is miserable and relentless. But when Gisela hears the British accent of a phony SS officer, she poses as his wife to keep him safe among the indignant German refugees. In the blink of an eye, Mitch Edwards and Gisela are Herr and Frau Josep Cramer.
Through their tragic and difficult journey, the fabricated couple strives to protect Ella’s daughters, hoping against hope for a reunion. But even as Gisela and Mitch develop feelings beyond the make–believe, the reality of war terrorizes their makeshift family.
With the world at its darkest, and the lives of two children at stake, the counterfeit couple finds in each other a source of faith, hope, and the love they need to survive.« less