The Girl You Left Behind - Jojo Moyes

The Girl You Left Behind Summary

Written By Jojo Moyes

Readers Score: 4.5/5
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Rated by 1,054 Readers

The Girl You Left Behind Book Summary

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From the New York Times bestselling author of The Giver of Stars, a sweeping bestseller of love and loss, deftly weaving two journeys from World War I France to present day London.

Paris, World War I. Sophie Lefèvre must keep her family safe while her adored husband, Édouard, fights at the front. When their town falls to the Germans, Sophie is forced to serve them every evening at her hotel. From the moment the new Kommandant sets eyes on Sophie’s portrait—painted by her artist husband—a dangerous obsession is born.
 
Almost a century later in London, Sophie’s portrait hangs in the home of Liv Halston, a wedding gift from her young husband before his sudden death. After a chance encounter reveals the portrait’s true worth, a battle begins over its troubled history and Liv’s world is turned upside all over again.

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The Girl You Left Behind is a Fiction & Literature book, written By Jojo Moyes. As a testament to the Book's popularity, it has gathered a rating of 4.5 out of a possible 5 Stars, on Reviews by 1,054 Readers who strongly recommends this book.


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  • Terribly boring

    1
    By ecdu
    The plot sounded so interesting, but was extremely boring, do not recommend
  • Girl you left behind

    5
    By Dylan Iskander
    Best book I’ve read in quite a while. Fascinating storyline, excellent writing, and beautiful storytelling. What a privilege it was to read this book.
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