Books by Monique Charlesworth

THE CHILDREN’S WAR by Monique Charlesworth
Released: Sept. 12, 2004

"With Ilse as unblinking guide, Charlesworth travels the morally ambiguous alleyways of war to create a deeply satisfying if unsettling read full of richly complicated characters."
More Empire of the Sun than The Painted Bird, British author Charlesworth's fourth (Glass House, 1987, etc.), based on her mother's history, follows a half-Jewish German girl's travails during WWII after her mother's arrangements for her to leave Germany go awry. Read full book review >