This beautifully written, heart-rending, evocative novel explores the power of first love and the resilience of the human spirit.
The Sophie's Choice of this generation.
A lyrical tale of the ravages of war, lost and the human quest for redemption.
Tragedy and hope, love and loss, and the strength to endure are expressed through Richman's graceful writing and powerful characters, many based on actual Holocaust victims and survivors.
Heart-wrenching . . . a genuinely moving portrait.
Daringly constructed . . . Richman writes with the clarity and softness of freshly-fallen snow.
Begins with a chilling revelation and had me hooked throughout. A love story wrapped in tragedy and survival, I read THE LOST WIFE in one sitting. Tense, emotional and fulfilling: a great achievement by Alyson Richman.