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By Alan Furst

ISBN-10: 0812986466

ISBN-13: 9780812986464

ISBN-10: 1508230811

ISBN-13: 9781508230816

From the bestselling grasp espionage author, hailed by means of Vince Flynn as “the most sensible within the business,” comes a riveting novel concerning the French Resistance in Nazi-occupied Paris.

1941. town of sunshine is darkish and silent at evening. yet in Paris and within the farmhouses, barns, and church buildings of the French nation-state, small teams of standard women and men are made up our minds to take down the occupying forces of Adolf Hitler. Mathieu, a pace-setter of the French Resistance, leads one such phone, aiding downed British airmen break out again to England.
 
Alan Furst’s suspenseful, fast paced mystery captures this harmful time as not anyone ever has ahead of. He brings Paris and occupied France to lifestyles, besides brave voters who outmaneuver collaborators, informers, blackmailers, and spies, risking every little thing to satisfy perilous clandestine missions. supporting Mathieu as a part of his covert community are Lisette, a seventeen-year-old pupil and courier; Max de Lyon, an palms broker became nightclub proprietor; Chantal, a lady of sophistication and self assurance; Daniel, a Jewish instructor fueled through revenge; Joëlle, who falls in love with Mathieu; and Annemarie, a willful aristocrat with deep roots in France, and a wish to act.

As the German army police heighten surveillance, Mathieu and his crew face a brand new possibility, dispatched via the Reich to ruin them all.

Shot via with the author’s trademark effective writing, breathtaking suspense, and extreme scenes of seduction and keenness, Alan Furst’s A Hero of France is right away one of many best novels written concerning the French Resistance and the main gripping novel but via the dwelling grasp of the undercover agent thriller.

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