Angels in the Darkness: A Family's Triumph over Hitler and by Lisa Farringer Parker

By Lisa Farringer Parker

it truly is 1936 and Jesse Owens is poised for victory. Berlin is on complete reveal. Hitler is firmly up to speed. Six-year-old Jutta Bolle relishes Owens's victory and the thrill of the Olympics. however the darkness is already engulfing Jutta's global as her relations confronts the evil of Hitler. every year brings extra unimagined hardships and heartbreaks until eventually ultimately, in 1945, bombs damage what is still of Berlin and fifteen-year-old Jutta and her father run for his or her lives. The Russians are coming. In a question of days Berlin can be surrounded, unleashing a brand new around of misery.

Angels within the Darkness tells the dramatic actual tale of the Bolles' fight to outlive the tyranny of Hitler's govt, a battle they didn't think in, and the next brutal career in their domestic and town through the Russians. finally, it's the tale of the self-control over forces past our keep an eye on, and of a tender girl's admiration for the american citizens who release her urban, bringing desire and the promise of freedom.

About the writer

Lisa Farringer Parker is a winning lawyer and writer. A former professor of writing at Arizona country collage, she has seemed on CNN and is a standard contributor to the Arizona Republic. She lives in Paradise Valley, Arizona, together with her husband, Vernon B. Parker, the previous mayor, and her teenagers. Jutta Bolle is her mother.

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