Hungary, June 1945. Eighteen-year old Margit has spent the last six months surviving the brutal siege of Budapest and its aftermath. Now, she wants nothing more than to escape the stepfamily her father forced on her. She dreams of independence among the ashes of heartbreak. But when Margit makes a decision that puts her stepsister in danger, she’ll have to face the dark realities of defeat.
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