The Girl You Left Behind, by Jojo Moyes

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Jojo Moyes discusses her new novel, The Girl You Left Behind. Set in France in 1916, Edouard, an artist, leaves his young wife, Sophie, to fight at the front. When their small town falls to the Germans, Edouard’s portrait of Sophie draws the eye of the new Kommandant. As the officer’s dangerous obsession deepens, Sophie will risk everything to see her husband again.