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The last flight of Poxl West / Daniel Torday.

Torday, Daniel. (Author).

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Summary, etc.: "All his life, Elijah Goldstein has idolized his charismatic Uncle Poxl. Intensely magnetic, cultured and brilliant, Poxl takes Elijah under his wing, introducing him to opera and art and literature. But when Poxl publishes a memoir of how he was forced to leave his home north of Prague at the start of WWII and then avenged the deaths of his parents by flying RAF bombers over Germany during the war, killing thousands of German citizens, Elijah watches as the carefully constructed world his uncle has created begins to unravel. As Elijah discovers the darker truth of Poxl's past, he comes to understand that the fearless war hero he always revered is in fact a broken and devastated man who suffered unimaginable losses from which he has never recovered. Daniel Torday's debut novel, The Last Flight of Poxl West, beautifully weaves together what it means to be a family in the shadow of war-- to love, to lose, and to heal"--
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 Veterans Fiction
Families Fiction
Loss (Psychology) Fiction
War Fiction
Coming of age Fiction
Authorship Fiction
Emotions Fiction
Secrets Fiction
Heroes Fiction
Family life Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
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