From Sand and Ash
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From Sand and Ash

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Italy, 1943—Germany occupies much of the country, placing the Jewish population in grave danger during World War II.

As children, Eva Rosselli and Angelo Bianco were raised like family but divided by circumstance and religion. As the years go by, the two find themselves falling in love. But the church calls to Angelo and, despite his deep feelings for Eva, he chooses the priesthood.

Now, more than a decade later, Angelo is a Catholic priest and Eva is a woman with nowhere to turn. With the Gestapo closing in, Angelo hides Eva within the walls of a convent, where Eva discovers she is just one of many Jews being sheltered by the Catholic Church.

But Eva can’t quietly hide, waiting for deliverance, while Angelo risks everything to keep her safe. With the world at war and so many in need, Angelo and Eva face trial after trial, choice after agonizing choice, until fate and fortune finally collide, leaving them with the most difficult decision of all.

Title:From Sand and Ash
Edition Language:English
ISBN:
Format Type:ebook
Number of Pages:386 pages

    From Sand and Ash Reviews

  • Amy Harmon
    Dec 13, 2016

    AVAILABLE ON AMAZON: E-BOOK | PAPERBACK | AUDIO "Fear is strange.It settles on chests and seeps through skin, through layers of tissue, muscle, and bone and collects in a soul-sized black hole, suckin...

  • Christy
    Dec 08, 2016

    5+ stars!!! Amy Harmon is one of those authors that can’t write a bad book. She always blows me away with the uniqueness of her stories and the beautiful way they’re written. All of them have a sp...

  • Candace
    Dec 24, 2016

    Check out more of my reviews at www.bookaddicthaven.comBeautiful, heartbreaking and inspirational. Loved it! Amy Harmon is fast becoming one of my favorite authors. Each of her books that I've read ha...

  • ? Jx PinkLady Reviews ?
    Dec 01, 2016

    *LIVE! #6StarsFrom Sand and Ash is shrouded in historical events that are deplorable. Evil at its worse without the need to exaggerate in any way. Set in Italy during the German occupation of 1943 and...

  • Jennifer Kyle
    Dec 05, 2016

    5 STARS ”From sand and ash, new life. With every song and with every prayer, with every small rebellion…” Before I begin gushing over this story I must start with a line from the author’s not...

  • FMABookReviews
    Dec 01, 2016

    How can you compromise with people who don't want you to exist? They want us to disappear. I can't adapt to death. FAVORITE BOOK OF THE YEAR! BY FAR, WITHOUT DOUBT!Beautiful, heart-wrenching, exqu...

  • Ezinwanyi~ThatEzi  (Oh My Shelves)
    Dec 23, 2016

    This book was a lyrical work of art. Definitely Amy Harmon’s finest work and I have enjoyed all of her books thus far. There were so many things I loved about this book but writing stands out the mo...

  • Suanne Laqueur
    Dec 16, 2016

    I put Allende on hold to download and read Amy Harmon's latest. I read it like a Blitzkrieg. As a friend of mine recently said after a one-sitting, intense read: I feel like I ate an entire cake. I at...

  • Nicole Karlson
    Dec 07, 2016

    *****ALL THE STARS*****This is Amy Harmon's masterpiece. I loved everything about it. It was perfection. It's an extraordinary, beautifully written book and I will never, ever forget these characters ...

  • Alissa
    Dec 02, 2016

    I tried to brace myself for this story. I really did. I knew it would be a tough read and I knew what would eventually happen. But the mark of a great Amy Harmon book is her expertly crafted story tha...

About Amy Harmon

Amy Harmon

Amy Harmon is a Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and New York Times Bestselling author. Amy knew at an early age that writing was something she wanted to do, and she divided her time between writing songs and stories as she grew. Having grown up in the middle of wheat fields without a television, with only her books and her siblings to entertain her, she developed a strong sense of what made a good