18 Mar 2015

Milestone for THE LUCK OF THE WEISSENSTEINERS: 300 Reviews on AMAZON.com

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431237_148777191939921_176430924_nTHE LUCK OF THE WEISSENSTEINERS was published December 2012. It had a long and interesting journey: After a slow start it gradually gained more momentum, with reviews and sales picking up. In January 2015 it shot to the top of the Amazon free download charts and has become my most successul book to date, (closely followed by TIME TO LET GO with 222 reviews and similar download figures).

The book is currently part of a multiple author Box Set 

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Each one of the novels in this boxed set is outside the box. Open it at your own risk!

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Here are the last three reviews that took me to the 300 threshold. Many thanks to all readers and reviewers for taking the time to give us your valueable feedback.

4.0 out of 5 stars Historical Mystery, March 17, 2015

judykreader – Verified Purchase
I really like book one in this series and will be reading the other two books in this series.
4.0 out of 5 stars lots of German war information, March 17, 2015
Barbara Swofford – Verified Purchase
This book although slow to get started and sometimes hard to keep up with the characters it was a surprise with all the German information. I loved how all the main characters revolved around each other and no one was judging another . Altogether a good read.

4.0 out of 5 stars This very long book has great historical facts along with a plausible story of two …, March 17, 2015
Alyce Segall – Verified Purchase
This very long book has great historical facts along with a plausible story of two families who merged during WWII.

The Luck of the Weissensteiners (Three Nations Trilogy Book 1) 

In the sleepy town of Bratislava in 1933 a romantic girl falls for a bookseller from Berlin. Greta Weissensteiner, daughter of a Jewish weaver, slowly settles in with the Winkelmeier clan just as the developments in Germany start to make waves in Europe and re-draws the visible and invisible borders. The political climate in the multifaceted cultural jigsaw puzzle of disintegrating Czechoslovakia becomes more complex and affects relations between the couple and the families. The story follows them through the war with its predictable and also its unexpected turns and events and the equally hard times after.
But this is no ordinary romance; in fact it is not a romance at all, but a powerful, often sad, Holocaust story. What makes The Luck of the Weissensteiners so extraordinary is the chance to consider the many different people who were never in concentration camps, never in the military, yet who nonetheless had their own indelible Holocaust experiences. This is a wide-ranging, historically accurate exploration of the connections between social location, personal integrity and, as the title says, luck.

On Amazon:  http://smarturl.it/Weissensteiners


SMASHWORDS: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/527811

On Goodreads: http://bit.ly/12Rnup8

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Christoph Fischer was born in Germany in 1970 as the son of a Sudeten-German father and a Bavarian mother. ‘The Luck of The Weissensteiners’ is his first published work. He has written several other novels which are in the later stages of editing and finalisation.

6 Responses to “Milestone for THE LUCK OF THE WEISSENSTEINERS: 300 Reviews on AMAZON.com”

  1. victoria dougherty says:

    Well deserved!

  2. eden baylee says:

    Whoop! Terrific Christoph! xox


  3. Barbara A Martin says:

    Congratulations! Well deserved.


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