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Added on: 19th January, 2016 by Carole_12288
An exciting five part drama set throughout World War 2. Inspired by a true story. 5 books for under £5!
Lives Apart tells the story of several individuals and their families in England and France. Separation, Change, Love, Deception, Retribution
When the Germans invade France, Joe Price is among the many soldiers facing the Nazi onslaught at Calais. Back in London his family and fiancée, Peggy, have no idea he’s even in France.
Marcel has left his family behind at their farmhouse just outside Arras, but his journey to the coast and safety in England is fraught with danger and his new friends have even more reason to escape the Germans.
Olive Cooper, a telephonist in Lewisham, misses her German boyfriend and will do anything to protect their relationship. She lives for his letters and to write, telling him all the local news and events.
As their stories and lives intertwine through 1939 and into 1940, will they survive the heartbreak, tragedy and uncertainty of Separation?