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    free download The Jade Lily PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] An enjoyable enough novel set in Shanghai during WW2 it sees Romy flee Vienna with her Jewish family after the Nazi's have taken over only to have her new home in China suffer the same fate when the Japanese arriveWe follow Romy and her friend's lives as they try to survive the war in a hostile climate their loves and alliances Meanwhile in a second timeline Romy's granddaughter Alexandra is in Shanghai sear

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    free download The Jade Lily PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] The Song of the Jade Lily is beautifully told in two timelines The first is 1939 Shanghai Two young girls Li and Romy become friends Li is from Shanghai and Romy is a refugee from Vienna The two become fast friends World War II seems far away at first but it descends upon Shanghai and these girls and tears apart their friendship The second timeline is 2016 when a young Alexandra returns to Australia because her grandfather W

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    PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] ℭ𝔬𝔪𝔭𝔢𝔩𝔩𝔦𝔫𝔤 𝔄𝔟𝔰𝔬𝔯𝔟𝔦𝔫𝔤 ℜ𝔦𝔳𝔢𝔱𝔦𝔫𝔤 Kirsty Manning has written a stunning story filled with secrets sorrow and resilience 1939 Vienna Austria Romy’s family realizes it

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    PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] The Jade Lily is a dual time line narrative1938 Vienna Austria – 11 year old Romy and her parents flee to Shanghai after one of her brothers is shot by German soldiers and the other is herded away with other young Jewish men On the three month trip to Shanghai by boat Romy meets Nina and they become firm friends Their l

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    PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] I ended up being a bit surprised at how much I enjoyed this book I knew before I began that it had dual timelines which is a techniue I am getting bored with I freuently long for a straight continuous timeline told by one unchanging narrator It would be refreshing Anyway the dual timeline in The Jade Lily is okay

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    PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] It was 1938 and Romy Bernfeld was forced to flee Vienna with her parents after the Nazis began rounding up Jewish residents Shanghai was a different city completely – bewildered and afraid Romy found friendship with a neighbour Li and her br

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    download ì eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Kirsty Manning PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] Kirsty Manning ✓ 3 characters At a time when no other country including US UK Australia would open its doors to Jews fleeing the concentration camps Shanghai had opened its doors to than twenty thousand refugees fleeing Europe during WWII “It was po

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    PDF NEW [The Jade Lily] Jewish families were fleeing Austria and Romy’s family was on its way to China without her brothers Michael and Daniel Michael had been shot and Daniel was taken to Dachau Concentration CampChina was the only country during the war that they could enter without a visaWe meet Romy and her family as they make the journey and settle in Shanghai in 1939We then move to 2016 and meet Alexandra who has traveled to Australia from London because h

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  • ebook
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  • The Jade Lily
  • Kirsty Manning
  • English
  • 05 December 2020
  • 9780062882042

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Kirsty Manning ✓ 3 characters download ì eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Kirsty Manning review The Jade Lily Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB M dies Alexandra flies to Shanghai determined to trace her grandparents' past As she peels back the layers of their hidden lives she begins to uestion everything she knows about her family and herself A compelling and gorgeously told tale of female friendship the price of love and the power of hardship and courage to shape us al. It was 1938 and Romy Bernfeld was forced to flee Vienna with her parents after the Nazis began rounding up Jewish residents Shanghai was a different city completely bewildered and afraid Romy found friendship with a neighbour Li and her brother while Romy s mother was shattered and depressed Her father a doctor began working at the local hospital Gradually Romy found her way around the French Concession where they lived But with the Japanese invasion everything changed once againAlexandra Laird had returned to Melbourne Australia to be with her Opa who was dying It was 2016 and the thought of losing him devastated her he and Oma Wilhelm and Romy had been there for her for as long as she could remember Alexandra had no idea how she would cope when he was gone Her transfer to Shanghai with work felt fortuitous she could research her grandparents past while there Oma had told her very little of what had happened during the war yearsBut what would Alexandra find Her search was frustrating but as secrets came to light she found uestions than answers The Jade Lily by Aussie author Kirsty Manning is my first by this author and it won t be my last A thoroughly enjoyable historical fiction novel which was set mainly in Shanghai with the narration in two timelines by both a young Romy and Alexandra I couldn t put it down Heartbreaking filled with hope a lifetime of friendship and masses of courage The Jade Lily is one I highly recommendWith thanks to Allen Unwin for my uncorrected proof to read and review

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Kirsty Manning ✓ 3 characters download ì eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Kirsty Manning review The Jade Lily Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB In 2016 fleeing London with a broken heart Alexandra returns to Australia to be with her grandparents Romy and Wilhelm when her grandfather is dying With only weeks left together her grandparents begin to reveal the family mysteries they have kept secret for than half a century In 1939 two young girls meet in Shanghai the 'Paris. The Song of the Jade Lily is beautifully told in two timelines The first is 1939 Shanghai Two young girls Li and Romy become friends Li is from Shanghai and Romy is a refugee from Vienna The two become fast friends World War II seems far away at first but it descends upon Shanghai and these girls and tears apart their friendship The second timeline is 2016 when a young Alexandra returns to Australia because her grandfather Wilhelm is dying As Wilhelm spends his last days he and his wife Romy share family secrets they ve kept hidden for decades Alexandra travels to Shanghai to find answers about her grandparents What she finds has her doubting everything she thought was true The Song of the Jade Lily is an engrossing and beautifully written story It s about friendship strength and resilience in even the most horrific of times This is a book whose characters climbed inside my heart and I m not sure they ll ever leave The mystery is intriguing and I loved the Chinese culture infused in the story It was a delectable reading experience and I hope you get a chance to read it too I received a complimentary copy All opinions are my own My reviews can also be found on my blog wwwjennifertarheelreadercom Hurry Down Sunshine returns to Australia to be with her grandparents Romy and Wilhelm when her grandfather is dying With only weeks left together her grandparents begin to Julia Child reveal the family mysteries they have kept secret for than half a century In 1939 two young girls meet in Shanghai the 'Paris. The Song of the Jade Lily is beautifully told in two timelines The first is 1939 Shanghai Two young girls Li and Romy become friends Li is from Shanghai and Romy is a Fragments of an Infinite Memory refugee from Vienna The two become fast friends World War II seems far away at first but it descends upon Shanghai and these girls and tears apart their friendship The second timeline is 2016 when a young Alexandra My Little Pony returns to Australia because her grandfather Wilhelm is dying As Wilhelm spends his last days he and his wife Romy share family secrets they ve kept hidden for decades Alexandra travels to Shanghai to find answers about her grandparents What she finds has her doubting everything she thought was true The Song of the Jade Lily is an engrossing and beautifully written story It s about friendship strength and G.I. Joe resilience in even the most horrific of times This is a book whose characters climbed inside my heart and I m not sure they ll ever leave The mystery is intriguing and I loved the Chinese culture infused in the story It was a delectable Skylanders Omnibus Volume 1 reading experience and I hope you get a chance to Handstitched Landscapes and Flowers read it too I Sew Perfect Pets received a complimentary copy All opinions are my own My Beginners Guide to Painting with Oil Pastels reviews can also be found on my blog wwwjennifertarheelreadercom

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Kirsty Manning ✓ 3 characters download ì eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Kirsty Manning review The Jade Lily Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB Of the East' beautiful local Li and Viennese refugee Romy form a fierce friendship But the deepening shadows of World War Two fall over the women as Li and Romy slip between the city's glamorous French Concession and the desperate Shanghai Ghetto Eventually they are forced separate ways as Romy doubts Li's loyaltiesAfter Wilhel. The Jade Lily is a dual time line narrative1938 Vienna Austria 11 year old Romy and her parents flee to Shanghai after one of her brothers is shot by German soldiers and the other is herded away with other young Jewish men On the three month trip to Shanghai by boat Romy meets Nina and they become firm friends Their lives take very different paths but bonded by the unspeakable events of war they remain firm friends for life2016 Melbourne Australia 36 year old Alexandra has rushed home from England to be by her dying grandfather s side leaving behind a broken romance Her Grandmother Romy is stoic and strong and with lifelong friend Nina by her side she goes about her business without a fuss This stoic strong attitude is so endearing and understandable from the women that have been through countless injustices throughout their life and have learned to keep going and do whatever you can to survive through these adversities with no complaintAlexandra s parents died in a car accident when she was young and she was brought up by her grandparents She knows that her mother Sophia was adopted by Romy and Wilhelm There is much secrecy around Sophia s adoption and whenever Alexandra brought it up with her grandparents she could see they were genuinely distressed so she let the matter drop Alexandra s story is one of trying to find out who she is what makes her the way she is her ancestry Armed with nothing but an old photo her mother s adoption certificate an old diary and a jade necklace she accepts a job offer in Shanghai and starts to ask uestionsWhen Alexandra visited the Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum and saw her great grandparents and grandmother s names engraved on the wall I could almost feel the goosebumps myself How surreal this moment must have beenThe Jade Lily is an atmospheric tale of the atrocities of war and the stoic strong women that endured itManning has written a heart felt historical fiction detailing the hardships endured by the displaced and the unfailing spirit of these people to keep going when all seems lostA large focus throughout the story is the blending of cultures as refugees from different countries introduce their cultures and foods into Shanghai Traditional Chinese medicine is also explored with the healing power and well being benefits of different blends of herbs and acupuncture Shanghai was the star of this story The people the food the customs the countryside the refugees and the architecture all feature prominently then and now in this swirling metropolis where decadence and depravity skipped hand in hand and it seemed rules were meant to be broken The Jade Lily is an intensively researched story that conveys the shocking cruelties endured by the displaced during the war and one woman s journey of strength and love as she comes of age during these trying times The vivid descriptions are a sensual feast of odours flavours sounds and sights from the streets of ShanghaiIf you read Historical Fiction this is one book you must add to your shelf I received an uncorrected proof copy from the publisher The Burgeoning Bookshelf