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  • Title: Behind The Mask
  • Author: Marianne Petit
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  • Page: 350
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  • Behind The Mask By Marianne Petit Author Marianne Petit mixes true life experiences with fiction to create a suspenseful tale of intrigue and romance set in the early days of war torn France In 1940 s Paris, both rich and poor are thrust together a mixed society struggling to survive American born Yvette Matikunas, one of the privileged few, goes underground with a deathbed promise to her grandfather tAuthor Marianne Petit mixes true life experiences with fiction to create a suspenseful tale of intrigue and romance set in the early days of war torn France In 1940 s Paris, both rich and poor are thrust together a mixed society struggling to survive American born Yvette Matikunas, one of the privileged few, goes underground with a deathbed promise to her grandfather that has her roaming the streets of France with a dangerous message She quickly learns that no one is who they seem to be and trust is a thing of her past Injured in battle while trying to save the life of one of his men, Colonial Andr Rinaldo is disillusioned by a shell shocked country and a weak government Persuaded to go underground and unite his fellow compatriots by forming resistance groups, he meets the beautiful blonde Yvette whose determination to free France from foreign dictatorship is as strong as his In the middle of espionage and clandestine rendezvous, they form a partnership that deepens even under the ever present threat of arrest But with America s interest in the war building in the background all Americans are finally ordered to leave the country Will Yvette return to the States, or will Andr persuade her to stay and fight for love
    Marianne Petit
    Marianne Petit is a past President of the Long Island Chapter of the Romance Writers Of America Her love of writing stems back to high school She spent hours reading Nancy Drew, Alfred Hitchcock and poetry At the age of fifteen she wrote a short story for children, as well as numerous works of poetry Her love of history stems from her father, Roger, a Frenchman, whose love of American history greatly influenced her writing interests I love writing in different eras and learning all I can about that time period I love immersing myself in the culture, the clothing, the environment and I do my best to make that era come to life on my pages My first book takes the reader back to 1876, the year of the Little Big Horn My second, back to the South in the 1700s I digressed a little, with my third book a fantasy based on mythology, then I went to 1940 France and WW2 for my fourth Behind the Mask is based on real life stories told to me by family and friends This book is dear to my heart as I relived many of my mom and dads experiences durning this horrific time Marianne is a past President of the Melville Lions club, a service organization that raises money for the less fortunate especially the sight and hearing impaired She devotes many hours giving back to her community and those in need One of her favorite service projects is doing vision screenings for children We have saved the sight of a few children and helped a child s ability to learn Young kids don t know they are seeing poorly, when they put on their magic glasses a whole new world opens up for them Being a part of this project and knowing I played a part in changing a child s life makes me proud to be part of the Lion family Marianne lives in Huntington Bay Long Island with her husband, Steve, her dog, Penny and Simba the cat You can email her atriteromance aol

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    Commentaires:

    Joan Carney
    1940, France The Germans have marched into Paris causing a mass exodus of it s fearful citizens At her family s insistence, Yvette reluctantly leaves behind the artist s life she had envisioned for herself and embarks on the perilous journey to reunite with them in their countryside home But even that remote village can t escape the horror and destruction of the invasion as the streets are strafed with bullets by the Wehrmacht Yvette s own grandfather is mortally wounded, betrayed by the one she [...]

    Lorraine Carey
    A Glimpse Into the Past Life experiences told by the author s family are incorporated into this fictional tale about life in France during World War II Coded messages lead to life and death situations amidst the fa ade of normalcy and a few comedic scenes, which add relief to the vivid passages of war that are well crafted and give us a glimpse into life during the 1940s It gave me a piece to a period of time I had not known much about.A great story not to be missed I highly recommend you click [...]

    Suzanna Maria
    Beautifully written.I have read lots of stories set in occupied france and this was up there with the best due to the authors beautiful descriptive writing I had just finished reading The Nightingale and wanted to stay in the same period but was desperate for a happy ending I won t spoil things by saying that s what I got because it was far from happy The heroine Yvette is a great character and as for Andre.swoon

    futty
    EnjoyableEnjoyed the time period and the insights the story offers The characters were well developed A nice love story with some suspense.

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