THE LAST YEAR OF THE WAR
Novel. In 1943, Elise Sontag is a typical 14 year old from Iowa, aware of the war but distanced from its reach. Then her father, a legal U.S. resident for nearly two decades, is suddenly arrested on suspicion of being a Nazi sympathizer. The family is sent to an internment camp in Texas, where behind the barbed wire, Elise feels stripped of everything, including her own identity.
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