Stepping Back in Time in The Butterfly and the Violin

The Butterfly and the Violin by Kristy Cambron


4.5/5 stars


Genre: Historical Fiction, War
Author: Kristy Cambron
Published: July 2014
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Pages: 329 {paperback}

Original review on Goodreads

Initial Thoughts

Such a beautiful and heart wrenching story of a talented violinist who ends up in Auschwitz. I loved the way the story of the painting was slowly unravelled between the stories of Adele, the violinist and muse, and Sera, an art collector from the present day who has a personal interest in the missing portrait. I had no idea about the art work that was created by the inmates and I definitely want to read more of Cambron’s work now. Continue reading