By Maryann Macdonald
Odette is a tender Jewish woman dwelling in Paris in the course of a perilous time. The Nazis have invaded the town, and each day brings new threats. After Odette's father enlists within the French military and her mom joins the Resistance, Odette is shipped to the nation-state till it's secure to return.
On the skin, she leads the lifetime of a standard girl―going to varsity, doing chores, or even attending Catholic Mass with different little ones. yet inside of, she is burning with secrets and techniques concerning the lifestyles she left in the back of and her real identity.
Inspired through the lifetime of the true Odette Meyers―and written in relocating free-verse poetry―this is a narrative of braveness, of selection to outlive, and of a tender woman pressured to conceal in undeniable sight.