Notes from an Italian hermitage – despatches from BOLOGNA #3
All the Flowers in Paris
Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
Era(s): 1940s and 2000s
One mother’s desperate hope for survival.
1943: In occupied Paris, Celine creates bespoke bouquets at her father’s flower shop on rue Cler, whilst trying to shield her young daughter from the brutal reality of war. But when an SS officer takes an interest in Celine and her family, all their lives are put in jeopardy…
One woman’s search for the truth…
2009: Caroline wakes in Paris with no memory of her previous life. Hunting for clues to her identity in her apartment on the rue Cler, she discovers a bundle of letters written by a young widow during the Second World War. As she peels back the layers of the past, Caroline finds new purpose – but Celine’s story is unfinished. Desperate to find out the truth, Caroline digs deeper, uncovering dark and dangerous secrets…
Can learning the truth about Celine help Caroline unlock the mystery of her past?
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