Code Name Sapphire will break your heart and, at the same time, remind you of the courage and resilience of the human spirit.”

New York Times bestselling author Kristin Harmel

About Pam

Pam Jenoff is the author of several books of historical fiction, including the NYT bestseller The Orphan's Tale. She holds a degree in international affairs from George Washington University and a degree in history from Cambridge, and she received her JD from UPenn. Her novels are inspired by her experiences working at the Pentagon and as a diplomat for the State Department handling Holocaust issues in Poland. She lives with her husband and 3 children near Philadelphia, where she teaches law.

About Code Name Sapphire

Coming February 2023

When Hannah's ship is forced to turn back to Europe, she finds refuge with her cousin Lily in Brussels. There Hannah connects with Micheline, the leader of an escape line ferrying downed Allied airmen out of occupied Europe, who agrees to help Hannah leave for America in exchange for working with her. But when Hannah's work results in the arrest of Lily and her family, Hannah is forced to risk everything to save those she loves.

Praise for Pam

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“In prose that is beautiful, ethereal, and poignant, The Orphan's Tale is a novel you won't be able to put down.”


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“...When it comes to bringing an era to life, this author has no peer. It's a powerful, moving drama of love, loss and redemption—heartbreaking, authentic and ultimately uplifting.”

—Susan Wiggs, #1 NYT Bestselling Author (The Last Summer in Chelsea Beach)

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“Pam Jenoff’s meticulously researched account of an unlikely and dangerous friendship during WWII is a timely and compelling account of the lengths we go to for the family we are born with, and the family we make for ourselves. It will leave you gasping at the end.”

—Jodi Picoult, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Two Ways and A Spark of Light (The Woman with the Blue Star)

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“...luminous simplicity...This is historical romance at its finest.”

Publishers Weekly
(The Kommandant’s Girl)

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“An intriguing mystery and a captivating heroine make The Lost Girls of Paris a read to savor!”

—Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Alice Network

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“...Jenoff ably plumbs the concepts of courage, faith, and love against a dramatic backdrop.”

Booklist (The Ambassador’s Daughter)