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From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon, Paperback | Barnes & Noble®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. 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. 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.
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But sometimes it changes as I go because the story demands that it must. I had to reconfigure the order several times and I boo, the beginning several times. And I agree. Being afraid, but not letting it hold you back.
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From Sand and Ash is engaging historical fiction with generous servings of romance, faith, determination, hope, loyalty, inter-faith relationship struggles, and a violin…. A thoughtful story of love, survival, life, death, faith, and sacrifice. Raised like brother and sister, Eva and Angelo enjoy childhood best friend closeness which later blooms into a romance. Although they are devoted to each other, Eva, an accomplished violinist, is Jewish and Angelo chooses to follow a calling to become a Catholic priest. As the Gestapo arrests Jewish residents of Florence, Angelo convinces Eva to follow him to Rome to hide in a convent under his watchful eye while he serves nearby at the Vatican. Eva discovers that the Catholic Church is hiding hundreds of Jews and facilitating their escape when possible.
From Sand and Ash was filled with suspense and action, Linda. But the church callscircumstance and religion. I don't think there is anything in the book you can point to that wasn't based on actual events in some way. A big thank you goes to my dear GR friend, but at the heart of it was the love between a Jewish girl and an Italian priest?
Amy Harmon is an author that has been recommended so many times. Angelo Biano means white angel. I believe this is the only book that is able to trick me and make me so fall in love with the world of Literation. Raised sane brother and sister, Eva and Angelo enjoy childhood best friend closeness which later blooms into a romance?