11 months ago
J.L. Witterick, author of "My Mother's Secret" shares her story of writing and publishing her debut novel with iUniverse. "My Mother's Secret" has since been republished by G.P. Putnam's Sons, one of the world's leading trade imprints.
"My Mother's Secret," the debut work of novelist J.L. Witterick, originally self-published through iUniverse in 2012, is a novel based on the true story of Franciszka Halamajowa, who along with her daughter Helena, harbored two Jewish families and a defecting Nazi soldier in World War II Poland. This profound, captivating and ultimately uplifting tale intertwines the lives of these characters, along with those of the mother and daughter who team up to save them.