Kristina McMorris

When We Had Wings

By Ariel Lawhon - By Kristina McMorris - By Susan Meissner - Published 2022



Set during WWII in the Philippines, When We Had Wings is the story of the first American women POWs of the war. After ...Read Review

The Ways We Hide

By Kristina McMorris - Published 2022


Fenna Voss is an escape artist—of Depression-era Copper Country Michigan, of orphanage abuse, of her stage career as a magician inspired by ...Read Review

Sold on a Monday

By Kristina McMorris - Published 2018


The scope of this intimate story is quite modest. Two young writers who want to make their careers as journalists in Philadelphia, 1931, struggle ...Read Review

The Edge of Lost

By Kristina McMorris - Published 2015


The Edge of Lost opens on Alcatraz in 1937, with an elusive prologue describing a moment from an apparent escape attempt. The prologue ends ...Read Review

Grand Central: Original Stories of Postwar Love and Reunion

By Alyson Richman - By Amanda Hodgkinson - By Erika Robuck - By Jenna Blum - By Karen White - By Kristina McMorris - By Melanie Benjamin - By Pam Jenoff - By Sarah Jio - By Sarah McCoy - Published 2014Published 2014-07-01


Short Stories

This collection of ten stories is remarkably varied, though they all speak of the same date and place in history: September 21, 1945 at Grand ...Read Review

Bridge of Scarlet Leaves

By Kristina McMorris - Published 2012


This wonderful World War II novel is written with a wealth of insight that, presumably, comes from the author’s own experiences growing ...Read Review

Letters From Home

By Kristina McMorris - Published 2011



In the summer of 1944 three roommates, Liz and Julie, who both come from a privileged background, and Betty, raised on the wrong side ...Read Review