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BOOK GIVEAWAY: The Woman With the Blue Star

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This month’s book recommendation from Andrea Peskind Katz of  Great Thoughts, Great Readers:
The Woman with the Blue Star: A Novel
by Pam Jenoff

Pam Jenoff’s new novel, The Women With the Blue Star, tells a story of devotion and self-sacrifice between two young Polish women as WWII rages on around them. Though similar in age, the two female heroines could not be more different. Sadie Gault is an 18 year old Jew forced into hiding in a sewer below the street, while Ella Stopanek, a Christian, lives a comfortable life above ground in Kraków. They meet one day when Ella, out buying flowers, looks down to see Sadie hiding beneath the sewer grate…



About Pam Jenoff

pam Jenoff, the woman with the blue star
Photo credit Mindy Schwartz Sorasky

Pam Jenoff is the author of several books of historical fiction, including the bestsellers The Orphan’s Tale and The Lost Girls of Paris, both of which spent multiple weeks on the New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists, among others. She holds a degree in international affairs from George Washington University and a degree in history from Cambridge, and she received her JD from UPenn. Her novels are inspired by her experiences working at the Pentagon and as a diplomat for the State Department handling Holocaust issues in Poland. She lives with her husband and 3 children near Philadelphia, where she teaches law. Learn more about Pam Jenoff .

4 thoughts on “BOOK GIVEAWAY: The Woman With the Blue Star

  1. Love stories about WWll especially where the main character is a woman.

  2. Sounds like another excellent fictional history novel by Pam Jenoff .. would love to win a copy!

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