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Reviews of The Children's Train

nina23
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Jan 23 2021 – 02:42 PM

New

'Based on true events, a heartbreaking tale of family, hope, and survival in post-World War II....

nic
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Jan 14 2021 – 09:01 PM

#HeartbreakingHistory

I'm truly not sure why, but I gravitate to WWII stories. This time in history has always pulled...

holymolymdp
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Jan 12 2021 – 08:52 PM

Tender and moving

3.5* I loved the tone of this gentle novel. Amerigo is such a wonderful character and I fell...

amgrassi
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Jan 12 2021 – 12:38 AM

Emotional

As a lot of you know I am not a huge fan of historical fiction, especially when it comes to WWII....

kpat
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Jan 08 2021 – 02:24 AM

Difficult for me

I have just finished reading The Children’s Train by Viola Argone which has been translated from...

herself
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Jan 07 2021 – 01:03 PM

Wow! Just Wow!

You can smell the alleyways. You can feel the pain in your feet from ill fitting shoes. You can...

ang709
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Dec 31 2020 – 11:37 PM

Moving and Bittersweet

I found myself engrossed and moved by this book. It was told from the point of view of Amerigo...

ursteach
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Dec 30 2020 – 01:40 PM

So worth the read.

One of the most heartbreaking stories of love, family, and hope that I have read. Truly a...

chefsonja
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Dec 26 2020 – 12:51 PM

Amazing

This is a story of a boy shortly after the war. His mother is put in a desperate situation to...

mcbadger
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Dec 21 2020 – 02:51 PM

A Tale of Two Cities

I found this an interesting book, which told the tale of Amerigo Sperenza and the two pieces of...

staceybene
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Dec 03 2020 – 12:10 AM

Adored this Book!

I know this book has already received much acclaim in Italy when first published and I can...

stickynickel
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Nov 26 2020 – 01:19 PM

Good For Everyone

"The Children's Train" was an easy read for historical fiction lovers and one that would be...

provin
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Nov 12 2020 – 04:19 PM

A wonderful story!!

The children’s train by Viola Ardone is a wonderfully written Tail of a group of young children...

joreads
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Nov 11 2020 – 07:11 AM

loved it!

I had not read anything about this author and I really liked it. I recommend the novel, it is...

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