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the darkest hour anthology

The Darkest Hour

To receive an alert when the book is up on Amazon, scroll down. Everything is at stake when the price of freedom is a resister’s life Ten bestselling historical fiction authors have come together to provide a glimpse at the invisible side of WW2 – the Resistance. Inspired by the brave actions of men, women, […]

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Uncommon Sacrifice

Abandon your brother… …or sacrifice your freedom? Held captive in one of the notorious Nazi prison camps, Peter wishes nothing more than to flee. But when his wife Anna stages an escape for him, he has to leave his injured brother Stan behind. Stan is one of the brave partisans vanquishing the Nazis from Polish […]

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Latest Blog Posts.

Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp

Recently I visited the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen that was hosting a temporary exhibition about Children in Concentration Camps. The Bergen-Belsen Memorial Foundation has interviewed many children survivors and made the video interviews available in the exhibition. Even after so many years the now aged people are still emotionally disturbed when talking about their experiences. […]

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Fallingbostel Military Museum

Recently our family ventured into the Northern part of Germany. For me the trip was filled with research for my upcoming novel Uncommon Sacrifice. While my kids and hubby enjoyed the theme park Heidepark Soltau, I set off to visit the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen, a very sobering visit that I’ll tell you about in […]

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Warsaw Uprising

In June 2017  I spent a few days in Warsaw. Poland, and especially the capital has plenty of WW2 history. The picture to the left is the memorial for the fallen soldiers in the Warsaw Uprising, the biggest uprising against the German occupation anywhere in Europe. I spent half a day in the Warsaw Uprising […]

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About the Author

Marion Kummerow was born and raised in Germany, before she set out to "discover the world" and lived in various countries. In 1999 she returned to Germany and settled down in Munich where she's now living with her family. She's written several non-fiction books about Munich and Germany and published in 2016 her first historical fiction.