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Light at Lavelle

By Paullina Simons

Paullina Simons pulls on every heartstring, she’s a master of epic love stories’ COLLEEN HOOVER


It is 1929. The world is about to change.

Finn Evans is a successful Boston banker harboring a secret that threatens to unravel his carefully constructed idyllic life. Isabelle Lazar, a young Ukrainian farmer, endures unspeakable hardships in her homeland as she fights to save her family from the Soviet Union’s iron grip. Barely escaping the Terror-Famine, she washes up alone on America’s distant shores.

Fate throws Finn and Isabelle together just as the stock market crash causes a devastating collapse of his world. Amid the Great Depression and the trials of their new lives, an undeniable connection grows between them that they both must hide.

As their intertwined destinies hang in the balance, they discover that even those who have lost everything still have something left to lose.

Light at Lavelle is the breathtaking epic love story from the worldwide bestselling author of Tully and The Bronze Horseman. Paullina Simons weaves an unforgettable tapestry of love, hope, and fate, showing us that sometimes the greatest battles are fought within our own hearts.

About the author:

Paullina Simons is the author of fifteen internationally bestselling novels, one non-fiction memoir, a cookbook, and two children’s books.

Born and raised in the former Soviet Union, Paullina immigrated with her family to the United States in the mid-seventies. She received her Bachelor’s degree in political science from Kansas University. She has lived in Rome, London, Dallas, and now lives in New York with her husband and four children.

ISBN: 9781761266553

Publisher: Macmillan


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