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Fault Lines

Sol is a gifted but also terrifying six year old; his mother believes he is destined for greatness. He has a birthmark, like his dad, his grandmother and great-grandmother. But when they all make an unexpected trip to Germany, terrible secrets emerge about their family's story during World War II. Perhaps birthmarks are not all that has been passed down through the family.

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  • "A family trip to Munich, Germany, begins a journey into the dark secret that connects a birthmark found on Sol, a gifted six-year-old boy, to the horrors of World War II in Europe."
  • "A gifted six-year-old boy whose mother believes is destined for greatness because of a peculiar family birthmark, Sol is also chillingly unchildlike, but when Sol and his family make an unexpected trip to Germany, terrible secrets start to emerge as they discover that birthmarks are not all that has been passed down through the bloodlines of four generations."
  • "Sol is a gifted but also terrifying six year old; his mother believes he is destined for greatness. He has a birthmark, like his dad, his grandmother and great-grandmother. But when they all make an unexpected trip to Germany, terrible secrets emerge about their family's story during World War II. Perhaps birthmarks are not all that has been passed down through the family."@en
  • "Winner of the Prix Femina, 2006. Sol is a gifted but also terrifying six-year-old; his mother believes he is destined for greatness. He has a birthmark, like his dad, his grandmother and great-grandmother. But when they all make an unexpected trip to Germany, terrible secrets emerge about their family's story during World War II."@en
  • "Fault Lines begins with Sol, a gifted, terrifying child whose mother believes he is destined for greatness partly because he has a birthmark like his dad, his grandmother, and his great-grandmother. When Sol's family makes an unexpected trip to Germany, secrets begin to emerge about their history during World War II. It seems birthmarks are not all that's been passed down through the bloodlines. Closely observed, lyrically told, and epic in scope, Fault Lines is a touching, fearless, and unusual novel about four generations of children and their parents. The story moves from the West Coast of the United States to the East, from Haifa to Toronto to Munich, as secrets unwind back through time until a devastating truth about the family's origins is reached."
  • "Traces four generations of a single family."@en
  • "A trip to Germany reveals unexpected historical family secrets for a boy and his family."
  • "From internationally acclaimed and bestselling author Huston comes a profound and poetic story that traces four generations of a single family from present-day California to World War II-era Germany."@en
  • "From internationally acclaimed and bestselling author Huston comes a profound and poetic story that traces four generations of a single family from present-day California to World War II-era Germany."

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  • "Domestic fiction"@en
  • "Domestic fiction"
  • "Psychological fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Large type books"

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  • "Fault Lines"@en
  • "Fault Lines"
  • "Fault lines : a novel"@en
  • "Fault lines : a novel"
  • "Fault lines"
  • "Fault lines"@en