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while download we're book apart book While We're epub While We're Far Apart PDFLives Young Esther is heartbroken when her father decides to enlist in the army shortly after the death of her mother Penny Goodrich has been in love with Eddie Shaffer for as long as she can remember; now that Eddie's wife is dead Penny feels she has been given a second chance and offers to care for his children in the hope that he will finally notice her and marry her after the war While We're K

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[Reading] ➽ While We're Far Apart Author Lynn Austin – Nessville.me In an unassuming apartment building in Brooklyn New York three lives intersect as the reality of war invades each aspect of their lives Young Esther is heartbroken when her father decides to enlist inReading While We're Far Apart Author Lynn Austin Nessvilleme In an unassuming apartment building in Brooklyn New York three lives intersect as the reality of war invades each aspect of their lives Young Esther is heartbroken when her father decides to enlist in In an unassuming apartment building in Brooklyn New York three lives intersect as the reality of war invades each aspect of their

Lives Young Esther is heartbroken when her father decides to enlist in the army shortly after the death of her mother Penny Goodrich has been in love with Eddie Shaffer for as long as she can remember; now that Eddie's wife is dead Penny feels she has been given a second chance and offers to care for his children in the hope that he will finally notice her and marry her after the war While We're K

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While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - For many years Lynn Austin nurtured a desire to write but freuent travels and the demands of her growing family postponed her career When her husband's work took Lynn to Bogota Colombia for two years she used the BA she'd earned at Southern Connecticut State University to become a teacher After returning to the US the Austins moved to Anderson Indiana Thunder Bay Ontario and later.

10 thoughts on “While We're Far Apart

  1. Hannah Hannah says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDF275 starsFirst off Esther's parts drove me batty and almost made me put the book down I would have said she was 7 or 8 instead of 12 because of the immature and whiny tone she began the book with Apparently she'd been living under some sort of shell for the first two years of the war and didn't know that men couldn't just decide to stay home after enlisting Then she jumped straight from little kid to wanting a big handsome boy to take her to the movies and thinking about kissing him This book would have been much tighter and better written without the inclusion of Esther's POV It makes it seem as though the author has not spent proper time learning the thought processes of a young girl of the period hint they were mature than now and they were very involved in the war effort through schoolsSecond Penny initially put me off I had a hard time believing that she a


  2. Simon Simon says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFWhile We're Far Apart by Lynn Austin will definitely be considered as a boring book by many who judge a book only after reading a couple of chapters but for those who actually invest their time and energy to it they will find it all worthwhile in the end This book is emotional and will leave you thinking long after you're done with it I don't read a lot of books that have that kind of impression on me and so that's why I consider this a very good read You know you are reading a good book when you're so drawn into the story and of the characters even when not much is really happening plot wise I know this sounds really weird but that's exactly how I felt when reading this book The characters are fleshed out very nicely and you just can't help but keep reading into the next chapter even though there is no cliff hanger from the last oneThe writing for this book is superb


  3. LeeAnn LeeAnn says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFI often take breaks from reading about WW2 because of the emotional ride I undergo But this book was special The perspective of the characters was different than most WW2 stories since the main characters were in America Jacob Mendel is a Jew who is stricken with grief as he awaits news from his Jewish family last heard from in Hungary His tenants live above him and are two young Christian children anxious for their father's return from the war Their sheltered and naive neighbor Penny has agreed to leave her parents residence and watch over the children while their father fights in the war These two families along with Penny are bonded over their grief and at the core of their hope is their faith in God or Hashem which is His Jewish reference The two faiths are so similar and I'm so thankful for having learned about the Jewish religion This was a definite 5 star read


  4. Cathy Daniel Cathy Daniel says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFMy new favorite book I was completely enthralled by this story and the characters I love how it all wrapped together and came together in the end I read most of this book with a tight throat and tears I can't believe I waited so long to read this amazing book It really reinforces how when God is silent it doesn't mean He's not working or there He working behind the scenes and turning it all into good and it all has purpose


  5. Louise Louise says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFThe novel opens in Brooklyn New York in the fall of 1943 during WWII Eddie Schaffer age 33 and his two children 12 year old Esther and 9 year old Peter live in a small apartment upstairs from their landlord Jacob Mendel A year prior Eddie’s wife Rachel was killed together with his landlord’s wife Miriam Eddie is having difficulty coping with Rachel’s death and decides to enlist in the army throwing the entire family for a loop The children had already lost thei


  6. Margaret Metz Margaret Metz says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFWhat I love about Lynn Austin is that she makes history come alive in her books I haven't always been the biggest fan of books set in this era simply because there was so much devastation and heartbr


  7. Hannah Hannah says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDF45 stars


  8. Loraine Loraine says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFSUMMARY In an unassuming apartment building in Brooklyn New York three lives intersect as the reality of war invades each aspect of their lives Young Esther is heartbroken when her father decides to enlist in the army shortly after the death of her mother Penny Goodrich has been in love with Eddie Shaffer for as long as she can remember; now that Eddie's wife is dead Penny feels she has been given a second chance and offers to care for his children in the hope that he


  9. Sharon Sharon says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFThis is the first book by Lynn Austin that I have read I truly enjoyed the storyline and I could identify with Penny uite a bit having been raised by a mother and grandmother who were very much like Penny's parents except for the anti Semitism I would have given the book five stars but I believe the author did not do a very good job at wrapping up the different characters' stories after the war ended One other flaw marred


  10. Sarah Sundin Sarah Sundin says:

    While We're Far Apart ePUB Ô While We're Kindle - while download, we're book, apart book, While We're epub, While We're Far Apart PDFA beautifully told World War II Home Front story with interesting characters I appreciated the truthful and sensitive acknowledgement of anti Semitism in wartime America


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