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The Storm We Made

The Storm We Made

Author(s): Vanessa Chan

Location(s): Malaysia (Malaya)

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 1940s



Japanese-occupied Malaya, 1945.

Cecily Alcantara’s children are in terrible danger.
Her eldest child Jujube, who works at a tea house frequented by drunk Japanese soldiers, becomes angrier by the day.
Jasmin, the youngest, lives confined in a basement for her own safety.
And her son, Abel, has disappeared without a trace.

Cecily knows two things: that this is all her fault; and that her family must never learn the truth.

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