Wednesday, August 12, 2015
A truly wonderful historcal read!!
Where Treasure Hides
by Johnnie Alexander
As daughter of an artist Alison Schuyler has spent her whole life surrounded by the history of art. Growing up as the grandaughter of the owner of the Van Schuyler fine Arts Gallery, she has focused herself on helping her grandfather in his work. Knowing the curse that followed the family, Alison is determined to avoid getting married. During one of her business trips she is delayed at the Waterloo station, where she meets Ian Devlin a British Army Captain for the first time. Ian is drawn to Alison, which causes her to face her fear of love for the first time. As World War II breaks out they are separated and each drawn into different battles. Ian fights for freedom on the battlefield and is captured as a POW by the Nazi's. After finding her passion in working with the Dutch Underground to find a Safe haven for the Jewish children and priceless art work. As the war goes on it seems there are so many things trying to keep Alison and Ian apart. Will they be able to hold onto the faith and their love for each other, long enough to be able to find each other.
This book was truly a page-turner, and kept me wanting to know what was going to happen next.