Sarah's Key NPR coverage of Sarah's Key by Tatiana De Rosnay. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
NPR logo Sarah's Key

Sarah's Key

by Tatiana De Rosnay

Paperback, 316 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $13.99 |


Buy Featured Book

Sarah's Key
Tatiana De Rosnay

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Book Summary

On the anniversary of the roundup of Jews by the French police in Paris, Julia is asked to write an article on this dark episode and embarks on an investigation that leads her to long-hidden family secrets and to the ordeal of Sarah.

Awards and Recognition

130 weeks on NPR Paperback Fiction Bestseller List

NPR stories about Sarah's Key

Unlocked Baggage: In Paris, American journalist Julia Jarmond (Kristin Scott Thomas) is writing an article about a historical atrocity as she and her husband move into one of the properties where it took place. The film's obvious script spells out the situational irony a bit too cleanly. Julien Bonet/The Weinstein Company hide caption

toggle caption
Julien Bonet/The Weinstein Company