The Discontinuity of Small Things

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Quality Words In Print, 2005 - Fiction - 239 pages
2 Reviews
This quiet story of the Holocaust chronicles the lives of several Danes through the summer of 1943. It is the discontinuity of small things--the scattered inconveniences, chance meetings, glimpses of injustice, and indulgences of hope, --that haphazardly directs each individual to his fate. An hypnotic story of ordinary people caught in a silent maelstrom, ultimately driven to extraordinary feats. FIC000000

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User Review  - Siobhan Fallon - Goodreads

A novel about World War II from a Danish perspective. Things happen on a smaller scale, but somehow these more ordinary acts of horror are all the more striking. Gorgeous. Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Things get tied up a little too neatly. There are some great WWII Europe images in here, though. Things you don't think about or see in WW II movies that actually happened. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
9
Section 2
31
Section 3
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