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Black roses [text (large print)] / Jane Thynne.

By: Thynne, Jane.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Clara Vine ; 1.Charnwood series: Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood ; Thorpe, 2013Edition: Large print edition.Description: 544 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444817379 (hbk.); 144481737X.Subject(s): Goebbels, Magda -- Fiction | Berlin (Germany) -- History -- 1918-1945 -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Thrillers (Fiction) | Large type books.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: "Berlin, 1933. Clara Vine is determined to be an actress. A chance meeting at a party in London leads her to Berlin, to the famous Ufa studios and, unwittingly, into an uneasy circle of Nazi wives, among them Magda Goebbels. Then Clara meets Leo Quinn who, in his undercover role for British intelligence, sees in her the perfect recruit to spy on her new acquaintances, using her acting skills to win their confidence. But when Magda reveals to Clara a dramatic secret and entrusts her with an extraordinary mission, Clara feels threatened, compromised and utterly torn between duty and love." --Publisher description.
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Berlin, 1933. Clara Vine, an attractive young Anglo-German actress, arrives in Berlin to find work at the famous Ufa studios. Through a chance meeting, she is drawn into a circle of Nazi wives, among them Magda Goebbels, Anneliese von Ribbentrop and Goering's girlfriend Emmy Sonnemann. As part of his plan to create a new pure German race, Hitler wants to make sweeping changes to the lives of women. Then she meets Leo Quinn who is working for British intelligence and who sees Clara as the perfect recruit to spy on her new elite friends.

Complete and unabridged.

Originally published: London: Simon & Schuster, 2013.

"1933. War is in the air. And in Berlin one woman is torn between love, loyalty and duty..." --Cover.

"Berlin, 1933. Clara Vine is determined to be an actress. A chance meeting at a party in London leads her to Berlin, to the famous Ufa studios and, unwittingly, into an uneasy circle of Nazi wives, among them Magda Goebbels. Then Clara meets Leo Quinn who, in his undercover role for British intelligence, sees in her the perfect recruit to spy on her new acquaintances, using her acting skills to win their confidence. But when Magda reveals to Clara a dramatic secret and entrusts her with an extraordinary mission, Clara feels threatened, compromised and utterly torn between duty and love." --Publisher description.

Adult.

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