Russian Mennonite Chronicles: Book One: Katarina’s Dark Shadow by MJ Krause-Chivers
Katarina had big dreams of leaving the Land of the Mennonites and becoming a missionary schoolteacher. But an accident with a black stallion wakens her to the reality of war. The Russian Revolution is brewing in Ukraine and the Mennonites are in harm’s way. Katarina must decide. Will she stay and fight the oncoming evil, or will she flee with the others?
The German government told Peter that Katarina died in Ukraine during WW2. Are the clues to her disappearance in her Russian Revolution diaries?
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MJ Krause-Chivers is the pen name for award-winning non-fiction Canadian Christian author Miranda J. Chivers. Growing up as a Russian Mennonite, MJ heard many stories about her grandparents refugee journey to from Russia to Canada. After traveling to Poland and Ukraine in 2014, she decided to recreate the tale of trauma that decimated her ancestral people in a fictional format to inspire others to learn about this hidden history.
When she isn’t writing, MJ is reading, researching history, and traveling to interesting places to learn more cultural history. She also loves flower gardens, hiking and collecting rocks.