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Ellen Marie Wiseman's debut novel, The Plum Tree, was released by Kensington Publishing on December 25th, 2012. Set in Nazi Germany, The Plum Tree is an epic story of human resilience and enduring hope that follows a young German woman through WWII as she struggles to survive poverty and Allied bombs, finds the courage to outwit SS officers, and risks everything trying to save the love of her life, a Jewish man. Find Ellen on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?i... or like The Plum Tree at: www.facebook.com/ThePlumTreeNovel Fan Page: www.Facebook.com/EllenMarieWisemanAuthor





If you’re a soon-to-be published author, you’re probably a little nervous about presentations and book clubs. Okay, maybe you’re terrified. (I was!) Among a million other things, you might be wondering…

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Published on August 26, 2013 20:10 • 86 views • Tags: author-advice, book-clubs, book-promotion, the-plum-tree, wwii
Average rating: 3.95 · 4,094 ratings · 743 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
The Plum Tree
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 2,276 ratings — published 2012 — 11 editions
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What She Left Behind
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 1,933 ratings — published 2013 — 10 editions
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"I'm very proud that Germany made a multiple-book deal, and on Dec. 4, 2013, my second novel was published by DTV. The name of the book is not "The Chalice" but "The Prophecy of the Nun." I like that title, just as I liked "The Last Nun" instead of..." Read more of this blog post »
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“I want you to understand something. War makes perpetrators of some, criminals of others, and victims of everyone. Just because a soldier is in the battle, doesn't mean that he believes in the war.”
Ellen Marie Wiseman, The Plum Tree

“When we're together," he whispered, "we'll only see each other, not the ugliness around us.”
Ellen Marie Wiseman, The Plum Tree

“These men wanted Hitler in a position to put an end to the Republic and to return Germany to the days of the Kaiser. But then the chancellor had become a dictator, putting himself and his followers above the , and now they were using that power to strip the Jews of their rights”
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“Heimat. The word mean home in German, the place where one was born. But the term also conveys a subtler nuance, a certain tenderness. One's Heimat is not merely a matter of geography; it is where one's heart lies. ”
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“I want you to understand something. War makes perpetrators of some, criminals of others, and victims of everyone. Just because a soldier is in the battle, doesn't mean that he believes in the war.”
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message 6: by Mary

Mary McCoy-Dressel Hi, Ellen,

Thank you for the friendship. Nice to see you here, too.

Mary~


message 5: by Ellen

Ellen Wiseman Melissa wrote: "Thanks for the friendship, Ellen. I can't wait to read THE PLUM TREE!"

Thank you! I hope you'll let me know what you think! :)


message 4: by Ellen

Ellen Wiseman Thank you!! I hope you'll let me know what you think!


message 2: by Ellen

Ellen Wiseman You're welcome! I'm still finding my way around here so thanks for the request!


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Jill Thanks Ellen Marie for accepting!


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