Daughters of War
HarperCollins Fiction - Sept 2021
Now a Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller!
The first book in a brand new sweeping historical series from the No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author.
Deep in the river valley of the Dordogne, in an old stone cottage on the edge of a beautiful village, three sisters long for the end of the war.
Hélène, the eldest, is trying her hardest to steer her family to safety, even as the Nazi occupation becomes more threatening.
Elise, the rebel, is determined to help the Resistance, whatever the cost.
And Florence, the dreamer, just yearns for a world where France is free.
Then, one dark night, the Allies come knocking for help. And Hélène knows that she cannot sit on the side-lines any longer. But bravery comes at a cost, and soon the sisters’ lives become even more perilous as they fight for what is right. And secrets from their own mysterious past threaten to unravel everything they hold most dear…
The first in an epic new series from the No.1 Sunday Times bestseller, Daughters of War is a stunning tale of sisters, secrets and bravery in the darkness of war-torn France…
You can hear an interview about this book I did for Joys of Binge Reading, Australia, here :-
The Dordogne, 1944: Some secrets never die. International best selling novelist Dinah Jefferies on The Joys of Binge Reading: and an epic new World War II series, Daughters of War…..