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The Song of the Stork

(2017)
A novel by

 

"Tightly written and suspenseful… a darkly compassionate fable of human endurance in absolute extremity."
Stevie Davies


"…a dark jewel that holds up for examination the proximity of terror and savagery to innocence and love."
Guy Kennaway


"An elegantly crafted, beautifully written novel about love, survival and hope against all the odds."
William Ryan


Fifteen year old Yael is on the run. The Jewish girl seeks shelter from the Germans on the farm of the village outcast. Aleksei is mute and solitary, but as the brutal winter advances, he reluctantly takes her in and a delicate relationship develops. As her feelings towards Aleksei change, the war intrudes and Yael is forced to join a Jewish partisan group fighting in the woods. Torn apart and fighting for her life, The Song of the Stork is Yael's story of love, hope, and survival. It is the story of one woman finding a voice as the voices around her are extinguished.

Genre: Literary Fiction
 
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Paperback Editions

March 2017 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Song of the Stork
Author(s): Stephan Collishaw
ISBN: 1-78507-919-0 / 978-1-78507-919-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Legend Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

March 2017 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Song of the Stork
Author(s): Stephan Collishaw
Publisher: Legend Press
Availability: Amazon UK   


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