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The Runaway Family

By: Diney Costeloe
Narrated by: Georgia Maguire
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Summary

Germany, 1937. Fear and betrayal stalk the streets. People disappear. Persecution of the Jews has become a national pastime. When Ruth Friedman's husband is arrested by the SS, she is left to fend for herself and her four children. She alone stands as their shield against the Nazis. But where can she go? Where will her family be safe? Ruth must overcome the indifference, hatred and cruelty that surrounds her as she and her family race to escape the advancing Nazi army's final solution.

©2009 Diney Costeloe (P)2022 Magna Story Sound

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Great story and well read. I did think the ending felt rushed but everything had been covered.

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Wish the ending was better but good story and well read very emotional story enjoyed

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Brilliant

Diney Costeloe has captured this story to be so compelling to the very end. Thank you

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Heartbreaking, gripping and a great story. It was compelling and a real ‘page turner’ in n audio format.

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Well told and very sad. It breaks my heart to think people were treated that way but they were and I’m sure things were actually even worse than portrayed. Nobody should ever be treated that way. Truly heartbreaking.

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