Book Talk Radio Club January 2019 Newsletter

January 31, 2019

Brrrrr it's cold out there (unless of course you're in the southern hemisphere!) Time to curl up in the warm with a good book and pretend you're hibernating : ) 

 

Someone posted on Facebook the other day 'Where can I get a good book from a new author?" As you can imagine, I immediately commented "at Book Talk Radio Club of course"! 

 

Talking of new authors, let me introduce you to Book Talk Radio Club's newest members and their books...

 

 

Renate G Justin

The last time Renate Justin felt safe she was eight years old.  It was May 1, 1934, and the Nazis were marching in the streets of Germany.  In her memoir, Renate G. Justin describes her experience as a Jewish child in Germany–the loss of friends, teachers, and innocence. 

She is sent away in the middle of the night–without siblings or parents–to a boarding school in Holland.  Meanwhile, her father is sent to a concentration camp, and her mother makes a daring attempt to get him released. 

Miraculously, the family reunites, and with the help of the Quakers and others, they travel to America to make a new home.  Here, too, however, they find a wor