"I read this book without reading the synopsis and was initially disappointed to be reading yet another war/historic fiction. However, I was surprised at it. Many parts I found too descriptive and rather slow - the novel was highly character-driven..."
"This would make an absorbing book for a book club discussion. The young make choices, some good some bad. James chooses to become a pilot in WWII and is captured before he drops a bomb but spends his war in an officer's pow camp. Rose made a poor ..."