The Baker's DaughterBook - 2012
In 1945, Elsie Schmidt is a naive teenager, a s eager for her first sip of champagne as she is for her first kiss. She and her family have been protected from the worst of the terror and desperation overtaking her country by a high-ranking Nazi who wishes to marry her. So when an escaped Jewish boy arrives on Elsie's doorstep in the dead of night on Christmas Eve, Elsie understands that opening the door would put everyone she loves in danger.
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
- Lariat Reading List - 2013
Branch Call Number: F MCC
Characteristics: 292 p. ; 24 cm