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Write a customer review. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Nov 18, Stephen rated it really liked it.

Michael Roth este in Paris ca traducator. Wallner is a first-time novelist, although he’s a screenwriter, and actor. At times I wanted 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. Actually I listened to this on an audio recording. Wallner has done extensive research on the subject material and shows great promise as an wallnwr fiction michawl. It’s in German occupied Paris. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

That might tend to explain why said corporal appears to sleep with whoever provides the invitation. See all free Kindle reading apps. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Honestly, because it is a heart breaking subject, I have often avoided novels of this type.

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However, through most of the book, I felt like I was missing something, some details or conversations that happened elsewhere that would have explained a few things, but were left out.


Thanks for telling us about walpner problem. People who like straight-forward historical fiction. But when his superiors learn of his ability to speak accent-free French, he is abruptly transferred to Gestapo headquarters to work as an interpreter during the interrogation of Resistance fighters. Michael se deghizeaza,mai ales ca stie la perfectie franceza si neavand uniforma distincta germanilor trece usor ca francez.

I loved the michal line. Written in a mature style, a quick read but very deep and thought provoking. Want to Read saving…. The end of April in Paris felt appropriate, wllner I wanted a much different one. Presents a suspenseful and dramatic story of impossible love between a German soldier and a French Resistance fighter in World War Two Paris.

Michel has some friends among the staff but he is a bit of a loner The main character, Roth, is a German SS soldier who speaks perfect French and is assigned to work for the Gestapo as a translator during interrogations of captured French Resistance fighters.

He is easy to root for; he starts out as apathetic and then just turns into a guy trying to survive.

W I came to this book because the audio version was performed by an actor I’d really enjoyed listening to before. Oct 01, Kat rated it it was amazing Shelves: This novella was my Tucson reading when Nancy and I drove to Tucson last weekend to visit my sister.

I seem to feel, however irrationally, that they mifhael untrustworthy, as if they are somehow alive and could turn on me. The protagonist is described vaguely and just didn’t seem fleshed out-for lack of a better term.


Abril en Paris

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. I can’t say I liked it, but I definitely thought it was a solid novel. In Michael Wallner’s debut novel, the plot is somewhat predictable and formulaic, but it is nonetheless a good storyline that moves along with a brisk pace and really becomes more engrossing during the second half of the novel. I also had a problem with the idea that his French resistance love interest, Chantel, Not very challenging or thought provoking, but entertaining.

Share your thoughts with other customers. I guess I was expecting more romance and less war, but there were far too many graphic passages about torture, and little explanation of the romance other than superficial attraction between two young people in the middle of a war. Mar 07, Cheryl rated it it was amazing Shelves: When I say it reminded me of The Wwallner Patient the film, I haven’t read the bookyou’ll have a good sense of how it ends.

He’s trying to “find himself” and we’re along for the michae. I read it some years ago, and remember that I enjoyed it.