The hauntingly romantic and utterly irresistible new weepy from Jojo Moyes
What happened to the girl you left behind?
In 1916 French artist Edouard Lefevre leaves his wife Sophie to fight at the Front. When her town falls into German hands, his portrait of Sophie stirs the heart of the local Kommandant and causes her to risk everything - her family, reputation and life - in the hope of seeing her true love one last time.
Nearly a century later and Sophie's portrait is given to Liv by her young husband shortly before his sudden death. Its beauty speaks of their short life together, but when the painting's dark and passion-torn history is revealed, Liv discovers that the first spark of love she has felt since she lost him is threatened ...
In "The Girl You Left Behind" two young women, separated by a century, are united in their determination to fight for the thing they love most - whatever the cost.
The hauntingly romantic new weepy from Jojo Moyes, author of bestseller "Me Before You". Set between the First World War and the present, it's the story of two young women, separated by a century, united in their determination to fight for the thing they love most - whatever the cost.
Lieferung vom Verlag mit leichten Qualitätsmängeln möglich
Jojo Moyes, geboren 1969, hat Journalistik studiert und für die «Sunday Morning Post» in Hongkong und den «Independent» in London gearbeitet. Der Roman «Ein ganzes halbes Jahr» machte sie international zur Bestsellerautorin. Zahlreiche weitere Nr. 1-Bestseller folgten. Jojo Moyes lebt mit ihrem Mann und ihren drei Kindern auf dem Land in Essex.