THOSE WHO SAVE US, by Jenna Blum. Based in Germany- a novel about a German mother who does the unthinkable to save her daughter.and the daughter's quest 50 years later to find out exactly what her mother did.
The Road Out of Hell: Sanford Clark and the True Story of the Wineville Murders by Anthony Flacco, Jerry Clark (Contributor), Michael Stone (Foreword): Union Square Press 9781402768699 Hardcover, - Ergodebooks
This one counts as my "a book by a favorite author" for the reading challenge. If you love historical fiction, I absolutely recommend reading SECRETS OF A CHARMED LIFE by Susan Meissner. Even if you don't like historical usually, give this one a try!