The Innocents Within: A Novel

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Villard Books, 1999 - Fiction - 438 pages
6 Reviews
"Also living in the rectory, as much loved by the pastor as his own children, is a German Jewish girl whose parents disappeared in the first weeks of the war. The pastor and his wife took her in as a child. Now eighteen, she has grown into a beauty."--BOOK JACKET. "Into this mix, badly wounded, crashes an American fighter pilot who is scarcely older. He is brought to the rectory."--BOOK JACKET. "Centered on a real village and real people who defied the Nazis, The Innocents Within is about courage and love, religion and danger. Most of all it is a study of innocence against a background of the most monstrous evil ever known."--BOOK JACKET.

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Review: The Innocents Within: A Novel

User Review  - Maryann - Goodreads

This novel is a popularized version of true events, that a village in France hid Nazis because God used a pastor to preach the golden rule. In this book we have a love story front and center and a ... Read full review

Review: The Innocents Within: A Novel

User Review  - Bill Coe - Goodreads

If you enjoy a little history with your mystery; Daley is the author for you. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
16
Section 3
28
Copyright

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About the author (1999)

New York Times bestselling author Robert Daley has written more than twenty books, including such highly acclaimed works as Prince of the City, Year of the Dragon, Portraits of France, and, most recently, Nowhere to Run. He served in the Air Force after college and knew firsthand certain of the planes that figure in this story. Later he worked six years as a New York Times correspondent based in France before resigning from the paper to concentrate on writing novels. He and his French-born wife keep homes in Conn-ecticut and Nice.

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