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➸ [Reading] ➺ The Last Year of the War By Susan Meissner ➭ – Famulantenaustausch.de Elise Sontag is a typical Iowa fourteen year old in 1943 aware of the war but distanced from its reach Then her father a legal US resident for nearly two decades is suddenly arrested on suspicion of bElise Sontag is a typical Iowa fourteen year old in 1943 aware of the war but distanced from its reach Then her father a legal US resident for nearly two decades is suddenly arrested on suspicion of being a Nazi sympathizer The family is sent to an int.

Ernment camp in Texas where behind the armed guards and barbed wire Elise feels stripped of everything beloved and familiar including her own identityThe only thing that makes the camp bearable is meeting fellow internee Mariko Inoue a Japanese America.

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PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de Susan Meissner was born in San Diego California the second of three She spent her childhood in just two housesHer first writings are a laughable collection of oddly worded poems and predictable stories she wrote when she was eightShe attended Point Loma College in San Diego and married her husband Bob who is now an associate pastor and a chaplain in the Air Force Reserves in 1980 When sh

10 thoughts on “The Last Year of the War

  1. Miranda Reads Miranda Reads says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBook It's all right my dear I tell her It's all right I'm dying too Elise Sontag lives with her mother father and younger brother in Iowa Her parents are from Germany and as the 1940s roll through the witch hunt for the Nazi's is under way No one said anything to one another We were tired We were stunned We were captives Thousands of Japan born Italian born and German born citizens are rounded up and their lives are stolen from them in US based internment camps There were concerts Movies It was like a pretend city Real but not real On the inside Elise meets Mariko a yo


  2. Angela M Angela M says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBook25 stars rounded upI wanted to read this because of the importance of the subject matter The internment of innocent people many of whom were America citizens during WWII and the affect of that on families a sad and shameful part of our history that is not often talked about Up front I have to say that overall I was disappointed It just doesn’t measure up to other books that I’ve read dealing with the internment camps Snow Falling on Cedars and When the Emperor Was Divine Something was lacking for me at first Maybe it was that the writing is too straight forward and lacked a way of pulling me in emotionally The writing got better half way in and I was emotionally drawn in but then the story turned into a soap opera of sorts in my view and I lost that emotional connection There are some redeeming things about this that deserve to be noted Elise Sontag is a young Germ


  3. Dorie - Cats&Books :) Dorie - Cats&Books :) says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookAs soon as I found out that Ms Meissner had a new novel coming out I was very excited to receive an arc to review I’ve been looking forward to this one I’m sorry to say that I was disappointed This is a 3 mainly because I learned some history liked the last ¼ of the book but then didn’t like the very ending does that make any sense to you I think part of the strength of As Bright As Heaven was definitely in it’s well described characters and of course the Spanish flu epidemic and mystery surrounding the baby all of those things were action for me There was so much that happened to the characters and I also felt that they “grew” as a family throughout the novelThis book was such a slow starter that I almost put is aside for a while it dragged with very little going on with the characters just some interaction at the Camp and of course her meeting with Meriko I was at 50% on my Kindle before there was even


  4. Susanne Strong Susanne Strong says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBook275 Stars rounded up Have you ever waited with bated breath for an author’s new book to come out only to be disappointed? Unfortunately that happened to me with Susan Meissner’s new novel “The Last Year of The War” Elise Sontag is a German girl Her family arrives at the Internment camp and there she meets Mariko Inoue a Japanese American Both families are deemed traitors of war The bond these two teenagers form is immeasurable When Elise and her family are traded back to Germany during “The Last Year of the War” she is torn from Mariko and grows wise beyond her years In Germany the war rages on bombings death destruction and then after what seems like a lifetime the war is over Before Elise turns Eighteen she meets an American soldier whom she marries and then life as she


  5. Mary Beth Mary Beth says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookElise Sontag is a typical Iowa fourteen year old in 1943 aware of the war but distanced from its reach Then her father a legal US resident for nearly two decades is suddenly arrested on suspicion of being a Nazi sympathizer The family is sent to an internment camp in Texas where behind the armed guards and barbed wire Elise feels stripped of everything beloved and familiar including her own identityThe only thing that makes the camp bearable is meeting fellow internee Mariko Inoue a Japanese American teen from Los Angeles whose friendship empowers Elise to believe the life she knew before the war will again be hers Together in the desert wilderness Elise and Mariko hold tight the dream of being young American women with a future beyond the fencesThis one felt like a YA book to me with childhood friendships and family with a history lesson I felt like the author was telling us


  6. Holly B Holly B says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookA story of two girls that began a long friendship during World War II when their families were sent to an internment campElise Sontag was German American and her friend Mariko Inoue was Japanese American Together they hold on to their American identities and dream of one day returning and living the American dream in Manhattan Elise struggles to understand the circumstances surrounding her father being accused of being a Nazi sympathizerI was engrossed in parts that were gripping and compelling with other chapters slowing down with what felt like too many details of the everyday happenings with the girls The pace did pick up towards the end and I was invested in fi


  7. Katie B Katie B says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookI love how this historical fiction book explored the topic of internment camps in World War 2 as it's something you don't see very often in the genre To be uite honest it's basically a let's just pretend it didn't happen type subject here in the United States I grew up in the 80s and 90s and I d


  8. megs_bookrack megs_bookrack says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookIf you are looking to have your soul crushed any time soon look no further just pick up Susan Meissner's The Last Year of the WarSometimes a good solid cry can be so cathartic you know what I mean?In 1943 when Elise Sontag is just 14 years old her Father is arrested under suspicion of being a Nazi sympathizer A neighborhood boy in their small Iowa town claimed that Mr Sontag told him he was 'making a bomb'Sadly that was all it took for the FBI to show up on the Sontag doorstep The lives of the family would never be the sameUltimately the Sontag family along with numerous other families of Japanese German or Italian descent were sent to an internment camp in rural Texas They were allowed to take with them only what only they could easily carry Their lives before nothing but a distant memoryAs a teen Elise didn't fully understand what was happening to them She tries to take it one day at a time and just make the best of it That's a hard task for


  9. Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookSusan Meissner’s characterization continues to be tops ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ Elise Sontag is a fourteen year old growing up in Iowa in the early 1940s The war is in full swing and she knows it but she feels safe because of her distance from it Elise’s father is an immigrant to the United States living in the country for over twenty years when he is arrested for being a Nazi sympathizer The family is moved to an interment camp in Texas where they live like prisoners Elise has lost everything she held


  10. Berit☀️✨ Berit☀️✨ says:

    PDF The Last Year of the War Kindle ☆ The Last ePUB Þ famulantenaustausch.de last download, year kindle, The Last kindle, Year of pdf, Last Year of mobile, The Last Year of the War eBookA heartbreaking tale about the atrocities of war and one girl who never allowed the cruelty of war to break her spirit It never ceases to amaze me how tragic horrifying and devastating war is This was my very first book from Susan Meissner but will definitely not be my last This book completely captivated me I was fully invested in the lives of all these characters from first page to last I did have prior knowledge of the Japanese internment camps during WWII however I did not realize that we also sent Germans to these camps I also did not realize that we sent German people living in America back to Germany in the midst of war that is truly horrifying This is really a part of our history that we as Americans seem to avoid acknowledging It certai


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