Winter Journey, a novel
ISBN: 0 7322 7694 2
Winter Journey is now available in HarperCollins's Perennial edition.
includes a section at the back giving personal details about Diane, what
inspired her to write this novel, how she researched forensic dentistry, and
how all the strands came together.
A mother’s silence, a village with a terrible secret, and a woman’s
to discover the truth….
Halina Shore is a Polish-born forensic dentist who lives in Australia. When
she travels to Poland to take part in the investigation of a war crime, she
finds herself at the centre of a bitter struggle in a community that has
been divided by a grim legacy.
As the investigation proceeds, her professional assignment becomes a
confronting personal odyssey as the truth about her own past begins to
Inspired by a true incident that took place in Poland in 1941 but was
concealed for sixty years, Diane Armstrong’s gripping novel is a detective
story that is part mystery, part history and part forensic investigation. It is
also a tale of love, loss and unimaginable sacrifice.
Winter Journey was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Literary Award. It has been translated into Polish and is now on sale in Poland by Nowy Swiat publishers, under the title, Podroz Zimowa.