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Once Night Falls Once Night Falls by Roland Merullo

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Once Night Falls is set in a small town in northern Italy during the German occupation of 1943. The war is going poorly for Il Duce and the otherwise ineffectual King Immanuel arrests the Fascist leader and sends him into exile. From that setup, the author introduces a series of characters in single chapters that take us into the inner... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 15, 2019 07:55 Tags: historical-fiction, historical-novels, world-war-2-fiction

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“She lifted her face to his, and he thought there was something new in the feeling of her lips against his, a new hope or a different kind of fear.”
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