While Paris Slept Ruth Druart

"I was on tenterhooks...

Absolutely phenomenal" 


- Jill Mansell

Sunday Times Bestselling author of And Now You're Back

While Paris Slept Translated in 18 languages

Published by Headline

Translated in 18 languages

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Jean-Luc thought he had left the past behind. The scar on his face a small price to pay for surviving the Nazi occupation. Nine years later he has a new life in California, a family. He never expected the past to come knocking on his door.


  "Historical fiction fans rejoice. A new voice has entered the arena and we think she’s one to watch...."    Woman & Home - Best Books 2021


"Both epic and intimate, this unexpected story of two couple's sacrifices in war-torn France had me completely and utterly enraptured. You'll have your heart in your mouth and tears on your cheeks as it reaches its rich, life-affirming conclusion."  - Louise Candlish, author 


"What a book, I absolutely loved it. An ingenious plot, wonderful believable characters and it moved me to tears. A fabulous read'

- Lesley Pearse, author

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