Out Of Place

by Lois Keith

Out Of Place

  • ISBN-13: 9780946745470
  • Author(s): Lois Keith
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Publisher: Crocus Books
  • Imprint: Crocus Books
  • Publication Date: 01-06-2003
  • Format: p/b

Availability: Available

£7.99
An unconventional family saga giving voice to the disabled, Out of Place tells the remarkable and moving story of one woman's struggle for independence. Born with a disability in 30s Vienna, Eva evades the horrors of the Nazi euthanasia programme by escaping with a Jewish family friend to England. She arrives in London with a borrowed identity and a trusting nature. After surviving long years in children's hospitals and the heavy blows of family secrets, she begins to forge a place for herself in the world.
About the book

An unconventional family saga giving voice to the disabled, Out of Place tells the remarkable and moving story of one woman's struggle for independence. Born with a disability in 30s Vienna, Eva evades the horrors of the Nazi euthanasia programme by escaping with a Jewish family friend to England. She arrives in London with a borrowed identity and a trusting nature. After surviving long years in children's hospitals and the heavy blows of family secrets, she begins to forge a place for herself in the world.