Dilliebooks Dilliebooks

Get on Kindle

£1.89

Genre: Non-Fiction Historical

Dilliebooks Diddie release

ISBN:

Published 11 Nov 2016



About

In 2012 when young Polish immigrant Agnieszka visits fellow countrywoman Krystyna in a Peterborough care home for the first time, she thinks it a simple act of kindness. However, the meeting proves to be the beginning of a life-changing experience. Krystyna’s stories about the past are not memories of the good old days but recollections of war-ravaged Europe: The Warsaw Ghetto, Pawiak Prison, Ravensbrück Concentration Camp, and a death march to freedom. The losses and ordeals Krystyna suffered and what she had to do to survive are horrors Agnieszka must confront when she volunteers to be Krystyna’s biographer. Will Agnieszka be able to keep her promise to tell her story, and, in this harrowing memoir of survival, what is the message for us today?

Published by: Dilliebooks
Available in Ebook
Edition: 1
Being Krystyna by Carol Browne

Get on Kindle

Share




About the Author

Carol Browne

Born in 1954 and raised in Crewe, Cheshire, Carol Browne obtained an honours degree in English language and literature from Nottingham University in 1976. When not writing fiction and non-fiction, Carol works as a self-employed housekeeper and...

Find out more about Carol...



Related Blog Posts

WW2 survivor has a message for today

by Sharon McKee, posted on 10 Nov 2016

Real life writing

by Carol Browne, posted on 22 Nov 2016

Interview with a real life character

by Carol Browne, posted on 28 Nov 2016

Making Space for Writing

by Carol Browne, posted on 10 Jan 2017

Personal Stories Are Vital Records

by Carol Browne, posted on 26 Jan 2017

Remembering Krystyna

by Carol Browne, posted on 5 Mar 2017