Resistance

Resistance

Now available in mass market paperback for the first time, this novel by the #1 New York Times bestselling author takes readers on an unforgettable journey into a harrowing world where forbidden passions have catastrophic consequences....

Title:Resistance
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780316166584
Format Type:

    Resistance Reviews

  • Ivana Books Are Magic

    Well, the beginning of Resistance wasn't bad but it all went downhill from there. This was my first book by Anita Shreve and despite the fact that I didn't like it, I'm prepared to give this author an...

  • Lisa

    Belgium in the Second World War. My grandmother was Flemish, and it never even occurred to me that she and her family lived through the war in occupied territory. I approached this book as a window on...

  • Maya

    It's really too bad I can't give this zero stars. It's probably one of the worst, most cliche books I have ever read. Stay away from it!...

  • Elizabeth (Alaska)

    Plot-driven novels are generally quicker reads than character-driven ones. Overall, they have less to offer. Still, I found the WWII setting in Belgium enough different from my normal fare to be inter...

  • Kirsty

    This was my choice for Belgium in my Around the World in 80 Books challenge. I love reading about the resistance movement during the Second World War, which is what Anita Shreve's Resistance largely c...

  • Danielle

    This book takes place during WWII in Belgium. An American pilot goes down in his plane while trying to bomb Germany. He is rescued by a group of resisters in the small town where his plane crashes. I ...

  • Rubi

    Waste of time. Too mushy. I only bought this because Borders was selling it for like a dollar. Now I know why!...

  • Connie G

    An American B-17 bomber makes a crash landing into a field in a Belgian village during the Nazi occupation. Resistance workers hide the wounded airmen in homes in the village. Claire Daussois nurses t...

  • Mary Lou

    What started as an intriguing novel about the Belgian resistance in WWII turned into a sappy romance. A pity. But as sappy romances go, this one had a more interesting premise than the average Hallmar...

  • Mary Durrant

    Anita Shreve's books are all so different but written in a way that instantly grabs you.This one is set in WW2 in occupied Belgium.Ted an American pilot's plane has crashed.A very moving story of the ...