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April in Paris by Michael Wallner
Want to Read saving…. Roth falls in love wit I struggle on how to review this novel. Love blooms, life is not kind. At times I wwallner to yell at the main character, and ask “What the hell do you think you are doing?
Roth, a twenty-one-year-old German soldier, has spent most of his time in occupied Paris working in the army’s back offices. Written in an elegant and arresting style, it is a thrilling novel by a promising abfil writer, who has brought the reality of a war-torn past very much to the present.
Jul 25, Beverly G. Apr 14, Rune rated it really liked it Shelves: Wallner has done extensive research on michel subject material and shows great promise as an historical fiction writer. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.
Rather micahel question his role in the Nazi regime, Roth translates with impeccable accuracy as the torture proceeds. Michel Roth is really lucky that his skills as a translator have landed him a job in Gestapo headquarters in Paris instead of at the front. His pacing was good and he was able to differentiate the characters sufficiently.
Share your thoughts with other customers. He’s trying to “find himself” and we’re along for the ride. Things go downhill from there as he becomes a suspect of being a traitor. He knows that if he strolls about in his military uniform he will be shunned by the Parisians, so he works on a plan. Aug 03, Mark rated it it was amazing. Written in a mature style, a quick read but very deep and thought provoking. Well paced and deftly written, it’s both a quick read and an exciting and mov This novella was my Tucson reading when Nancy and I drove to Tucson last weekend to visit my sister.
Read more Read less. Actually I listened to this on an audio recording. If this book were a movie, I would have had it play in the background while I played a videogame on my computer – that’s how interesting it is. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
Since Cpl Roth is fluent in French, he is assigned as an interpreter in Paris where French suspects are being tortured. El va fi inchis si torturat si la un moment dat va scapa. April in Paris is one of those rare books in which the emotional force of the love story is matched by page-turning suspense. When she advises him that she knows about his escapades into Paris, which are strictly verboten, he claims he is done with it.
It portrays mixed identities as true identities and shows sides of people we don’t consider very often.
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Paul Michael does a fine job narrating the audiobook. At times I wished that I was better able to understand the French phrases and dialogue that remained untranslated but I wa It’s in German occupied Paris. He was born in Graz. Wal,ner think it was the writing.
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Lists with This Book. He is suddenly transferred to the SS office, translating for interrogations. The writing was slightly confusing and there was one short chapter I can’t remember which that seemed disjointed.
Jul 31, Saleh MoonWalker rated it it was ok Shelves: April in Paris – Nevisande: When she discovers that he is German she lures him into a trap. The Best Books of Dec 30, Jennifer rated it it was ok Shelves: Perhaps it is a little too sentimental. It’s very much a story of survival; how one life may be betrayed by another, Roth is twenty-one, a German soldier in occupied Paris doing translations in the back offices.
The end of April in Paris felt appropriate, although I wanted a much different one. I read it some years ago, and remember that I enjoyed it. Sep 17, Nmdb22 rated it it was ok. Audiobook performed by Paul Michael Roth is a young German army corporal, assigned to Gestapo headquarters in occupied Paris so that he can wallned his flawless French as an interpreter during abriil.
The elements I liked, I liked alot. Pleaca in cautarea lu Chantal dar afla ca a fost omorata de germani si are un copil despre care familia ei ii spune ca nu il va da. Sep 01, Marina Kantorova rated it really liked it. An interesting and engaging story of a young German soldier stationed in occupied Paris in the s. Maybe it was the translation, but I felt the writing was a little wooden – it was told in such a didactic, matter-of-fact way abeil it was almost as if I were reading a textbook about this character; I didn’t get any sense of passion from it, so it was hard to be drawn in to the story.
Jan 09, Tittirossa rated it did not like it Shelves: Lumea este suspicioasa si ar face orice sa scape,exista si Rezistenta. He sees and becomes infatuated with a young woman that works in a hair salon and moonlights as a nude model and dancer in a club.
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