NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ● From the bestselling author of The Holocaust ● Inspired by the life of a real World War II survivor, this remarkable novel reveals the power of unsung women to change history by saving but one soul
In an unknown land, at an unknown time, a young boy finds himself in the midst of a war. Just when it seems that all hope is gone, he is saved by a simple maid with a big heart. Surviving the war, the boy embarks on a path to pay her back for her love and grace. His quest will lead him to riches far beyond and far more satisfying than he ever imagined.
BASED ON A TRUE STORY, with an appendix including authentic documents.
Praise for The Survivor:
"This true story about one man's struggle to leave his past behind while choosing hope and love is a moving masterpiece."-USA Today
"The Survivor is an extraordinary contribution to the literature of loss and tragedy - with the healing power of love present in every page." -New York Post
"Moring has taken a true story of survival and triumph and imaginatively metamorphosed it into art." -Daily Mirror
Marcel Moring is the author of multiple internationally bestselling novels including: My India, The Survivor, The Holocaust, Innocence, The Teacher, After the Storm and The Revenge. His books have been translated into over forty languages and read by more than 14 million people worldwide. He lives in Paris with his wife and two daughters.