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Threaten to Undo Us
Threaten to Undo Us

Threaten to Undo Us


400 Pages, 6.0 x 9.0

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $19.95)

Publication Date: April 2018

ISBN 9781773740232

Rights: US & CA

Promontory Press Inc. (Apr 2018)

Price: $19.95


As Hitler's Third Reich crumbles and Stalin's army advances, German civilians in the Eastern territories are forced to flee for their lives. Leaving her dying mother, Liesel and her four young children hope they can make it from their home in Poland across the Oder River to safety. But all that awaits them is terror and uncertainty in a brutal new regime that threatens to tear Liesel's family apart. With her husband a prisoner of war in Russia and her children enslaved, Liesel's desire for hearth and home is thwarted by opposing political forces, leaving her to wonder if they will ever be a family again.


"A story that rings true on multiple levels... this quiet narrative deftly guides readers outside of their comfort zones, demanding that attention be paid to the follies of the past." — Chanticleer Reviews Winner of the Word Guild's 2016 Word Award for Historical Fiction

Author Biography

Along the road to being a writer, Rose has been a bookkeeper, piano teacher and mother of four. She makes her home in Surrey, BC with her husband and their two younger children and enjoys singing, reading and travel. Her first novel, Threaten to Undo Us, was inspired by an amazing true story.