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By Iris Dorbian

An Epiphany In Lilacs is a tender grownup novel set in a DP camp open air Hamburg, Germany following the tip of global battle II. the writer, Iris Dorbian, captures during this tale a special glimpse into the interval after the Holocaust while survivors needed to take care of their new realities for residing, according to her father's own adventure. After liberation in may possibly 1945, Daniel, a 14-year-old Latvian Jew, is taken care of in a box clinic within the British area of partitioned Germany. A survivor of varied focus camps, Daniel fights to get over hunger and illness. Racked via nightmares, a virtually nightly prevalence, sleep is sort of very unlikely for him. via his love of nature, and pre-war stories, Daniel struggles to discover convenience. He types an fascinating bond with an older German gentile, one other survivor. in a while, as he joins a theater troupe, Daniel attempts to maneuver on together with his existence, but nonetheless trying to find the whereabouts of his mom and sisters. Poised at the cusp of a brand new lifestyles, younger Daniel makes his solution to the rustic that may develop into his new home.

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