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We Shall Not Shatter by Elaine Stock

Hello lovelies! Today on the weblog I’m tremendous excited to share with you an intriguing historic that will probably be launched on May fifteenth from Author Elaine Stock! It’s out there for pre-order so if you would like you’ll be able to deal with your future self!

We Shall Not Shatter by Elaine Stock

Publication Date: May 15, 2022

Amsterdam Publishers

Genre: Jewish Historical Fiction

An unforgettable story of friendship, household and hope as two brave younger girls face one in all historical past’s most horrific tragedies.

Brzeziny, Poland, 1939 Zofia’s comfortable-lifestyle overturns when her husband, Jabez, who screens Nazi exercise, has gone lacking. Rather than fleeing the nation together with her younger son, as she had promised Jabez who’s fearing retaliation, she decides to remain. She can’t probably depart her pal, Aanya. Since their childhood they’ve amazed fellow Brzeziners that it doesn’t matter that Aanya is Jewish and deaf, and that Zofia is Catholic and listening to. Now, greater than ever with struggle looming, Zofia will do no matter is important to guard her household and Aanya.

As each love and struggle method their Polish city, Zofia and Aanya should make decisions that can change the that means of household, house, and their valuable friendship. The journey, selections and the no-going-back penalties the ladies face will both assist them to outlive—or not—as Hitler’s Third Reich revs up its management of the world.

Inspired by the creator’s paternal heritage from Brzeziny, this can be a heartbreaking but stunning story of two girls who’re decided to stay united in friendship and to stay freely regardless of the chances.

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“For anybody who cherished ‘All the Light We Cannot See’ by Anthony Doerr, that is one other stunning journey of not only one lady’s story via the turbulent occasions of Nazi Germany, however two. A narrative which can contact your coronary heart, and maybe carry just a few tears to wipe away, displaying how love does certainly break obstacles and sees past human labels and disabilities. You will completely fall in love with Zofia and Aanya, and the way sturdy friendships have been solid within the warmth of oppression from Hitler’s Germany regardless of their completely different faiths.”
— Historical Fiction Company

“Drawing from her family’s historical past, creator Elaine Stock has created a compelling story of putting up with friendship, coronary heart wrenching sacrifice, and resilient power. While set throughout one of many darkest moments on historical past’s stage, We Shall Not Shatter’s themes—conveyed via characters who will inhabit your coronary heart—have a lot to say to readers in at the moment’s world, too.”
— Carrie Schmidt,

“Elaine Stock’s novel, We Shall Not Shatter, the primary of a promised trilogy, Resilient Women of WWII, is a poignant and heartfelt story of perseverance, of friendship throughout boundaries, of constructing households in numerous methods, of horror and of therapeutic. In the characters of Zofia and Aanya, and the households they make and lose of their native Poland, the barbarities of struggle, the added peril of Aanya’s deafness, and their harrowing escape, the story is offset by the plot strands of Christians serving to Jews, Germans serving to Poles, listening to folks cherishing the power of the deaf, and the deaf therapeutic others. This is a narrative not solely of resilience, however of the victory of affection and friendship over ache and struggling.”
— Barbara Stark-Nemon, creator of the award-winning novels, Even in Darkness and Hard Cider, Speech-language therapist and Teacher Consultant for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

“We Shall Not Shatter is a compelling novel, impressed by real-life occasions in Brzeziny, Poland that so dramatically modified the fortunes of each a close-knit Jewish household and a Catholic household in the course of the Hitler years. Elaine Stock’s poignant narrative charts the despair, confusion and sheer will to outlive throughout this horrible interval in trendy European historical past. This is a narrative that oozes tragedy, hope, love and braveness within the face of adversity.”
— Ron Vincent, creator of The House on Thrömerstrasse: A Story of Rebirth and Renewal within the Wake of the Holocaust

“The story and its characters will linger within the reader’s coronary heart for days… maybe without end.”
— Patricia Bradley, Author of the Logan Point Series, Memphis Cold Case Novels, Natchez Trace Park Ranger Series

“We Shall Not Shatter takes readers on a uncommon journey of life-tested relationships and uncompromising braveness. Stock brilliantly creates a time and place that’s horrible and heartbreaking solely to disclose the wonder that awaits on the opposite facet of devastation. This story will stick with you lengthy after the final web page is turned.”
— London Clarke, #1 Amazon bestselling creator of Wildfell and The Meadows

About the Author


Elaine Stock writes Historical Fiction, exploring house, household and friendships all through time. She enjoys creating tales displaying how all faiths, races, and perception techniques are interconnected and want one another.

Elaine’s grandparents, on either side of her household, narrowly escaped World War II by immigrating from Poland and Austria to the US. Fascinated by the sturdy will of individuals to beat the horrors from this period, she wrote We Shall Not Shatter, Book 1 of the Resilient Women of WWII Trilogy impressed by her deaf nice aunt who was left behind as a young person in Poland and perished within the Holocaust, whereas her different deaf siblings have been permitted to enter the US when their younger ages helped them to bypass medically-revealing exams. Other prolonged members of the family additionally remained in Poland to lose their lives within the Holocaust.

Although multi-published in award-winning Inspirational Fiction, and a previous blogger and on-line journal contributor, Elaine now pens novels for the General studying viewers. She is a member of Women’s Fiction Writers Association and The Historical Novel Society. Born in Brooklyn, New York, she has now been residing in upstate, rural New York together with her husband for extra years than her stint as a metropolis gal. She enjoys lengthy walks down nation roads, visiting New England cities, and naturally, an excellent e-book.

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