In a Field of Blue

A Novel
Length: 13 hrs and 28 mins
Categories: Fiction, Historical
4.5 out of 5 stars (58 ratings)

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From the bestselling author of The Road Beyond Ruin comes a novel about a family torn apart by grief and secrets, then pulled back together by hope in the wake of World War I.

England 1922. It’s been four years since Rudy’s brother Edgar went missing in war-torn France. Still deep in mourning and grappling with unanswered questions, Rudy and his mother struggle to move on. When the enigmatic Mariette arrives unexpectedly at the family’s manor claiming to be Edgar’s widow, and the mother of his child, Rudy urges her to stay, hoping she’ll shed light on the missing pieces.

Captivated by Mariette, Rudy finds that their mutual loss and grief bind them...as does the possibility of new love. But Mariette’s revelations bring more questions than answers about Edgar’s death. Suspicions threaten to divide Rudy’s already fractured family, setting him on a quest for the truth that takes him from England to France and beyond.

In his search, Rudy is forced to confront the tragedies of war and the realities of the brother he’s lost and the woman he’s found. Will the truth set him free to find peace, or will it forever shadow his future?

©2020 Gemma Liviero (P)2019 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved.

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World War I, historical romance

I love how many different stories mingle to make one; some brutal and hard, others beautiful. Personally I'd have liked more in the final two chapters. Narration was wonderful.

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great WWII book

This book kept my interest & had multiple twists & turns. I would recommend this book to anyone.

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lovely story, great narration

A lovely story of war, love, and loss. very well narrated. Wonderful character development. I recommend to any historical fiction fans

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  • Mintychristine
  • 02-14-20

Not as good as previous books

This was a strange story Struggled to get into it While the story took a few twists they just didn't seem authentic The narrative was ok