Ashes in the Snow by Oriana Ramunno

SKU: 9780008495534-UK

Ashes in the Snow

by Oriana Ramunno


Gardners Rating 

  • Hardback - 336

ISBN: 9780008495534-UK

  • Published: 29 September 2022
  • Classifications:
  • Historical mysteries,
  • Thriller / suspense,
  • Historical fiction


A beautiful, moving detective story set in Auschwitz in the Christmas of 1943. A young Jewish prisoner... Auschwitz, 1943.

It's snowing outside and Block 10 looks even bleaker than usual. Gioele Errera, a young Jewish boy imprisoned in the camp, finds the body of an SS officer. A detective with everything to prove...

Hugo Fischer is sent to investigate the unexplained death of the renowned Nazi. But Hugo is hiding a secret - he is suffering from a degenerative disease. The only way for him to survive is to give his support to the Reich and hide his condition.

A confrontation with pure evil... In Auschwitz, Hugo comes face to face not only with a complex murder, but with a truth - that of the Final Solution. And he is forced to decide what is most important to him - and who, if anyone, he should try to save...