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27 September 2012

Book Launch: Becoming Clementine by Jennifer Niven

A spellbinding story of a secret mission and dangerous passion in World War II Paris:

After delivering a B-17 Flying Fortress to Britain, an American volunteers to copilot a plane carrying special agents to their drop spot over Normandy. Her personal mission: to find her brother, who is missing in action. Their plane is shot down, and only she and five agents survive. Now they are on the run for their lives.

As they head to Paris, the beautiful aviatrix Velva Jean Hart becomes Clementine Roux, a daring woman on an epic adventure with her team to capture an operative known only as "Swan." Once settled on Rue de la Néva, Clementine works as a spy with the Resistance and finds herself falling in love with her fellow agent, Émile, a handsome and mysterious Frenchman with secrets of his own. When Clementine ends up in the most brutal prison in Paris, trying to help Émile and the team rescue Swan, she discovers the depths of human cruelty, the triumph of her own spirit, and the bravery of her team, who will stop at nothing to carry out their mission.

Readers of 22 Britannia Road, The Postmistress, and Suite Francaise will cherish Becoming Clementine—a romantic World War II adventure told from the perspective of a courageous and beautiful heroine.

Becoming Clementine by Jennifer Niven on Amazon

Jennifer Niven is the also the author of the popular Velva Jean novels, including Velva Jean Learns to Drive and Velva Jean Learns to Fly. Follow Jennifer Niven on Twitter and visit

1 comment:

  1. I've read this book and absolutely loved it. Jennifer's writing draws you into the story from the opening pages of Velma flying her B17 bomber.


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