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Gaglow (original 1997; edition 2001)

by Esther Freud

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Title:Gaglow
Authors:Esther Freud
Info:Penguin Books Ltd (2001), Paperback
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Gaglow by Esther Freud (1997)

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This novel interweaves the story of Sarah, a pregnant, out-of-work actress, with that of her ancestors in Germany at the time of World War I. For it is only now, as long-since confiscated estate of Gaglow is about to be returned, that the generations can be brought together across the decades.

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Recounts one family's life of privilege on a grand East German country estate before World War II, where the three daughters and one son of a Jewish grain dealer pursue their private dreams

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