Last edited by Voodoor
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 | History

3 edition of 22 Brittannia Road found in the catalog.

22 Brittannia Road

Amanda Hodgkinson

22 Brittannia Road

by Amanda Hodgkinson

  • 340 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike, Paragon in Waterville, Me, Bath, England : Windsor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books,
  • Parent and child,
  • Husband and wife,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Secrecy,
  • Polish people,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTwenty-two Britannia Road
    StatementAmanda Hodgkinson
    SeriesThorndike Press large print basic
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6108.O33 A615 2011b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination535 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages535
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25025010M
    ISBN 101410438961
    ISBN 109781410438966, 9781445857985, 9781445857992
    LC Control Number2011017747

    "22 Britannia Road" begins as Silvana Nowak and her son Aurek are on a boat headed for Britain to meet her husband, Aurek's father, for the first time in six years. They were separated during World War II. It is quite obvious from this first chapter that Silvana has suffered from wartime trauma. 22 Britannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson is a heartbreaking and powerful novel about wartime secrets and the difficulties of adjusting to postwar life It is and Silvana and eight-year-old Aurek board a ship that will take them from Poland to England. Silvana has not seen her husband Janusz in six years, but, they are assured, he has made them.

    Where does 22 Britannia Road rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far? It is always difficult to read about war, but this is a beautiful and well crafted story that . One of the most searing debuts to come along in years, "22 Britannia Road." is the wrenching chronicle of how these damaged people try to become, once again, a true family. An unforgettable novel that cries out for discussion, it is a powerful story of primal maternal love, overcoming hardship, and, ultimately, acceptance-one that will pierce.

      22 Britannia Road (Book): Hodgkinson, Amanda: In this tale of a Polish family desperately trying to put itself back together after WWII, Silvana and Janusz travel to England where they attempt to put the past behind them. But the secrets they carry pull at the threads of their fragile peace. Find books like 22 Britannia Road from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked 22 Britannia Road also liked: Woman in the S.


Share this book
You might also like
An act to authorize a force of ten thousand men to be raised for the defence of the Commonwealth

An act to authorize a force of ten thousand men to be raised for the defence of the Commonwealth

Tabers Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary

Tabers Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary

Best Horror Stories of the Year

Best Horror Stories of the Year

Territorial Army

Territorial Army

Hearing Committee

Hearing Committee

Education of Little Tree

Education of Little Tree

Bible on the temptations of man

Bible on the temptations of man

Minutes of the Groton Union Conference, held at Lyme (Pleasant Valley,) June 21st & 22d, 1815

Minutes of the Groton Union Conference, held at Lyme (Pleasant Valley,) June 21st & 22d, 1815

The spiritvall conquest in five treatises, enabling all Christian warriers [sic] to conquer themselves, and come to a vicinity with God

The spiritvall conquest in five treatises, enabling all Christian warriers [sic] to conquer themselves, and come to a vicinity with God

An essay on gibing, with a project for its improvement

An essay on gibing, with a project for its improvement

Specimens of printing types.

Specimens of printing types.

Starting points

Starting points

Hammond International World Atlas

Hammond International World Atlas

Haida myths illustrated in argillite carvings.

Haida myths illustrated in argillite carvings.

22 Brittannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

The 22 Britannia Road of the title is the destination for a young family destroyed by WWII. Silvana and Janusz Nowak and their 8 year old son Aurek are Polish refugees. When the novel begins it's and they are all about to start a new, picket fence life in England/5.

—The New York Times Book Review. Debuting its first week on the New York Times bestseller list and earning comparisons to Sophie's Choice and Sarah's Key, 22 Britannia Road is an astonishing first novel that powerfully chronicles one family's struggle to create a home in the aftermath of war.4/5().

That's where 22 Britannia Road, Amanda Hodgkinson's stunning debut novel, begins. As the past unfolds from multiple points of view, it becomes clear that despite their determination to make a fresh start, the hidden secrets of the past threaten to destroy Silvana and Janusz's dreams of becoming a family once again.4/5().

Debuting its first week on the New York Times bestseller list and earning comparisons to Sophie's Choice and Sarah's Key, 22 Britannia Road is an astonishing first novel that powerfully chronicles one family's struggle to create a home in the aftermath of : Amanda Hodgkinson.

About 22 Britannia Road "Hodgkinson’s portrait of the primal bond between mother and child leaves an indelible impression." —The New York Times Book Review Debuting its first week on the New York Times bestseller list and earning comparisons to Sophie’s Choice and Sarah’s Key, 22 Britannia Road is an astonishing first novel that powerfully chronicles one family’s struggle to.

22 Britannia Road is her first novel. "It took me several years to write. I was working at the same time and I had my two daughters and family to care for.

But the last year I spent on [it] was. As 22 Britannia Road opens, Silvana Nowak, a year-old Polish woman, and her son Aurek are on a boat to England where her husband Janusz awaits them.

They have been apart for. 22 BRITANNIA ROAD by Amanda Hodgkinson ‧ RELEASE DATE: May 2, A Polish family shattered by World War II struggles to reunite in peace-time, in a strikingly mature British debut.

What comes after surviving. asks Hodgkinson in her ambitious, emotionally incisive first novel threaded with primitive human instincts for safety and : Amanda Hodgkinson. By Sarah Towers June 3, For Silvana, the Polish Holocaust survivor at the center of Amanda Hodgkinson’s accomplished first novel, “22 Britannia Road,” maternal love is a heart-scorching.

Keep your Kleenex handy reading 22 Britannia Road (Grazia) Convincing and touchingly portrayed (Independent on Sunday) Lose yourself in this beautiful tragic tale (Stylist) A riveting historical novel, set in post-WWII England, about a Polish couple reunited after enduring - and committing - crimes of love and war.4/5().

22 Britannia Road Amanda Hodgkinson, Viking/Pamela Dorman, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. In her powerful debut, Hodgkinson takes on the tale of a family desperately trying.

'22 Britannia Road.' Debuting its first week on the New York Times best seller list and earning comparisons to Sophie's Choice and Sarah's Key, 22 Britannia Road is an astonishing first novel.

By turns poetic and grippingly suspenseful, 22 Brittannia Road is a heart-wrenching story of how love and forgiveness can pave the way to new life. -- The New York Times Book Review Debuting its first week on the New York Times bestseller list and earning comparisons to Sophie's Choice and Sarah's Key, 22 Britannia Road is an astonishing first novel that powerfully chronicles one family's struggle to create a home in the aftermath of : Amanda Hodgkinson.

Reading guide for 22 Britannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson - discussion guide for book clubs. "Hodgkinson's portrait of the primal bond between mother and child leaves an indelible impression." —The New York Times Book Review Debuting its first week on the New York Times bestseller list and earning comparisons to Sophie's Choice and Sarah's Key, 22 Britannia Road is an astonishing first novel that powerfully chronicles one family's struggle to create a home in the 4/5().

22 Britannia Road Summary This book tells the story of the Nowak family before, during, and after World War II. They are Polish natives who flee their homeland and create a life in England but not without suffering a great deal of trauma during and after the war.

BookBrowse 22 Britannia Road is a beautiful story about the lengths to which a family will go to heal itself. Told in lyrical prose with sharp dialogue and precise detail, we are brought into a world emerging from catastrophe and into a family that will do anything to.

One of the most searing debuts to come along in years, 22 Britannia Road. is the wrenching chronicle of how these damaged people try to become, once again, a true family/5(). 22 BRITANNIA ROAD by Amanda Hodgkinson is a wonderful book.

It was rated one of the best of bybut I just got around to reading it. Hodgkinson manages to tell four stories at once without confusing the reader. Instead, her organization of the four stories to /5(33). I absolutely love the novel, 22 Britannia Road, by Amanda Hodgkinson.

It tells the story of a young couple who are separated right before the German army invades Poland. Janusz (pronounced Yanoosh) leaves his wife Silvana and their baby in order to join the Polish Army. I absolutely love the novel, 22 Britannia Road, by Amanda Hodgkinson.

It tells the story of a young couple who are separated right before the German army invades Poland. Janusz (pronounced Yanoosh) leaves his wife Silvana and their baby in order to join the Polish Army.One of the most searing debuts to come along in years, 22 Britannia Road.

is the wrenching chronicle of how these damaged people try to become, once again, a true family. An unforgettable novel that cries out for discussion, it is a powerful story of primal maternal love, overcoming hardship, and, ultimately, acceptance-one that will pierce.SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of 22 Britannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson. 22 Britannia Road, a historical novel by Amanda Hodgkinson, follows Polish [ ].