Last Christmas in Paris - Hazel Gaynor/Heather Webb
August 1914. England is at war. As Evie Elliott watches her
brother, Will, and his best friend, Thomas Harding, depart for the
front, she believes—as everyone does—that it will be over by Christmas,
when the trio plan to celebrate the holiday among the romantic cafes of
But as history tells us, it all happened so differently…
and Thomas experience a very different war. Frustrated by life as a
privileged young lady, Evie longs to play a greater part in the
conflict—but how?—and as Thomas struggles with the unimaginable
realities of war he also faces personal battles back home where War
Office regulations on press reporting cause trouble at his father’s
newspaper business. Through their letters, Evie and Thomas share their
greatest hopes and fears—and grow ever fonder from afar. Can love
flourish amid the horror of the First World War, or will fate intervene?
With failing health, Thomas returns to Paris—a cherished packet of
letters in hand—determined to lay to rest the ghosts of his past. But
one final letter is waiting for him…
Paperback: 400 pages
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks (October 3, 2017)
MY THOUGHTS: This is my book clubs choice for January. I really enjoyed reading this book. It was like seeing into the lives of Evie and Thomas through their letters. If you like romance, war, mystery and letters, this is the book to read. There is all that in this book. The authors put you right in the middle of the war. You get to read about Evie and Thomas as they fall in love. Wonderful book!! I give this book 5....
This book is for 4 of my reading challenges......
Alphabet Soup Challenge
What's in a Name Challenge
Outdo Yourself Challenge