Book ‘The Last Rose of Shanghai’ by Weina Dai Randel

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In Japanese-occupied Shanghai, two people from different cultures are drawn together by fate and the freedom of music… 1940. Aiyi Shao is a young heiress and the owner of a formerly popular and glamorous Shanghai nightclub. Ernest Reismann is a penniless Jewish refugee driven out of Germany, an outsider searching for shelter in a city wary of strangers. He loses nearly all hope until he crosses paths with Aiyi. When she hires Ernest to play piano at her club, her defiance of custom causes a sensation. His instant fame makes Aiyi’s club once again the hottest spot in Shanghai. Soon they realize they share more than a passion for jazz―but their differences seem insurmountable, and Aiyi is engaged to another man...
Publisher: Lake Union Publishing (December 1, 2021)  Pages: 429 pages  ISBN-13: 978-1542032872  Dimensions:‎ 5.5 x 1 x 8.25 inches

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