You Are My Sunshine: A Holocaust Novel
Today’s Free Kindle eBook: You Are My Sunshine: A Holocaust Novel. Book two of the All My Love Detrick, series
“You Are My Sunshine,” is the sequel to “All My Love, Detrick,” this novel is set during the holocaust.When Helga Haswell becomes pregnant by a married SS officer who abandons her, she finds herself alone and desperate. She is afraid to tell her parents that she is pregnant out of wedlock, so her doctor suggests that Helga check into Heinrich Himmler’s home for the Lebensborn. This is a program, he explains, that has been instituted by the Nazi’s to create perfect Aryan babies. Since Helga is of pure German blood and the child’s father is an SS officer, she will be accepted, the doctor explains. Her child will have a good life because adoption is available only to the finest of Hitler’s Elite. Not only this, the doctor says but during her pregnancy, Helga will have the finest food and medical care available. And, instead of a life of shame, she will be honored for her efforts in producing a perfect Aryan child for the new world that Hitler is in the process of creating. Then once the baby is born, the Lebensborn will take the child and assume all future responsibilities releasing Helga to live her life without the burden of a fatherless offspring. In her desperation, all of this sounds perfect to Helga, that is of course before she feels life stir within her womb. However, by the time this occurs it was already too late. She is already living in Steinhoring, home for the Lebensorn, and there is no possibility of turning back. The papers have been signed. She can not escape. Hitler will own her unborn child.On a cold day in January Helga’s little girl comes into the world. But instead of being sheltered by her mother’s arms, she is torn away by the nurses at the home for the Lebensborn and thrust into a treacherous world where the very people sworn to protect her are not what they seem. Helga’s daughter begins to grow amongst some of the cruelest people on earth and is subjected daily to the ideology of the Third Reich. But when Hitler becomes convinced that he is indestructible and, goes to war on two fronts dividing his army, Germany begins to fall. The Nazi’s grow even more fearful as America enters the arena joining Churchill against them in the west, while Stalin a formidable enemy with the brutal Russian winters on his side, rips them apart in the east. And so, the tables turn on the Third Reich. The cruel Nazi’s, who believed they could not be defeated must now swallow their pride and surrender at the feet of the Allies. The superior race is proven to be inferior after all. Hitler’s elite run for cover, some commit suicide; some face trial in Nuremberg for crimes against humanity, while others escape like cowards and head for South America or other friendly ports. The children of the Lebensborn are lost and frightened. The world these children knew is gone. Many are abandoned by their SS families.. Some are committed to mental hospitals. They are frowned upon, blamed, and hated by the German people and the allies alike.. But, although Helga’s child is just a toddler, God has a special plan for her. This little girl’s destiny is about to change in significant ways as she is befriended, nurtured and rescued by the most unexpected of people . However, will she ever be able to overcome the shadow of darkness that shrouds the early years of her life?
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