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Monique Charlesworth

Monique Charlesworth is a novelist and scriptwriter who has lived in France and Germany. Her novel, The Children’s War, depicts two German children – a Jewish girl and a reluctant Hitler Youth – caught in the terrors of the Second World War.
Winter Games
Winter Games is a novel with echoes of the Mitfords, with a dark secret at its heart. Set in pre-crash London, 2006, and Munich, 1936, it follows Francie Fitzsimon, 18, as she tries to find out what happened when her English grandmother went off to Bavaria to “be finished” and found herself with a front row seat in history. Rachel Johnson, journalist and Editor-in-Chief of The Lady magazine, came to Jewish Book Week to talk about the inspiration and research behind her first hist...