Inspired by the true story of the author’s mother’s escape from the Holocaust.
Leaving her Jewish family behind in Nazi–occupied Czechoslovakia, Lena’s journey takes her to an English village — where she faces prejudice and finds herself torn between two men.
An engrossing novel that “brings the forces of history to a very human level” (Booklist)
Winner of the IBPA Silver Medal in Historical Fiction. Now available in audiobook, narrated by the 4-time AudioFile Award Winner Jilly Bond
https://www.amazon.com/When-Its-Over-Barbara-Ridley/dp/1631522965/ – or your favorite independent bookstore
https://www.audible.com/pd/When-Its-Over-Audiobook/B0BFXM498Y – or wherever you get your audiobooks
For more information on the novel and the story behind it, visit https://www.barbararidley.com/