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The Paris Architect: A Novel


Super Savings Item! Save 40% on the The Paris Architect: A Novel by Belfoure, Charles at Torrance Winchendon Library. MPN: 21692622. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The New York Times Bestseller!“A beautiful and elegant account of an ordinary man's unexpected and reluctant descent into heroism during the second


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The New York Times Bestseller!

“A beautiful and elegant account of an ordinary man's unexpected and reluctant descent into heroism during the second world war.” —Malcolm Gladwell

An extraordinary novel about a gifted architect who reluctantly begins a secret life devising ingenious hiding places for Jews in World War II Paris, from an author who's been called "an up and coming Ken Follett." (Booklist)

In 1942 Paris, gifted architect Lucien Bernard accepts a commission that will bring him a great deal of money – and maybe get him killed. But if he’s clever enough, he’ll avoid any trouble. All he has to do is design a secret hiding place for a wealthy Jewish man, a space so invisible that even the most determined German officer won’t find it. He sorely needs the money, and outwitting the Nazis who have occupied his beloved city is a challenge he can’t resist.

But when one of his hiding spaces fails horribly, and the problem of where to hide a Jew becomes terribly personal, Lucien can no longer ignore what’s at stake. The Paris Architect asks us to consider what we owe each other, and just how far we’ll go to make things right.

Written by an architect whose knowledge imbues every page, this story becomes more gripping with every soul hidden and every life saved.

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Manufacturer:Sourcebooks Landmark
Brand:Belfoure, Charles
Part Number:21692622
Publisher:Sourcebooks Landmark
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MPN:21692622
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EAN:9781402294150
Item Weight:0.79 pounds
Item Size:1.02 x 8.23 x 8.23 inches
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Package Size:5.51 x 1.34 x 1.34 inches

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