Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “After Paris” as Want to Read:
After Paris
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

After Paris

3.50  ·  Rating details ·  6 ratings  ·  1 review
From Shortlisted Author of the 2015 Kobo Emerging Writer Prize, Renny deGroot comes a new Historical Fiction.


Liesbeth Zwart forges her identity with courage and aptitude while nursing in France during WW1. As Liesbeth Bos, she feels that identity melting away; the skills she needed as a nurse in Paris are of little use to her as a wife and mother in post-war Netherlands.


As
...more
ebook
Published July 8th 2016 by Smashwords Edition
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about After Paris, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about After Paris

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-16
3.50  · 
Rating details
 ·  6 ratings  ·  1 review


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Sharron Elkouby
Sep 14, 2016 rated it really liked it
Set against the backdrop of World War I and the immediate post-war period, Renny de Groot’s second novel, “After Paris” traces the physical and psychological journey of Liesbeth Zwart-Bos, a young Dutch nurse. This fascinating page-turner explores the themes of the horrors of war, the role of women in society and the hardships of immigration. As we follow Liesbeth through her travels to France, back home to the Netherlands and ultimately to Canada, we simultaneously witness her voyage through he ...more
Donna Kelly
rated it really liked it
May 13, 2019
Laurajw
rated it liked it
Jan 09, 2017
Vera
rated it really liked it
Aug 27, 2016
Brenda
rated it liked it
Apr 17, 2019
Deb Belisle
rated it liked it
Dec 03, 2018
Kara
marked it as to-read
Sep 19, 2016
Kathleen Kelly
marked it as to-read
Sep 27, 2016
Denise
marked it as to-read
Sep 27, 2016
Robert Grieco
marked it as to-read
Sep 29, 2016
Andrea
marked it as to-read
Sep 29, 2016
Kathleen
marked it as to-read
Sep 30, 2016
Lucy
marked it as to-read
Oct 13, 2016
Laurie
marked it as to-read
Aug 07, 2018
Polo Lonergan
marked it as to-read
Dec 25, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »