WW1

Death of an Unsung Hero

By Tessa Arlen - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This newest addition to the Lady Montfort mystery series is set in 1916 during the darkest days of WWI. The Montfort family has allowed ...Read Review

Ziegfield Girls

By Sarah Barthel - Published 2017

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Two young women run away from Richmond to break into the New York theater—an old story, except that this is 1914, and Suzanne ...Read Review

A Time to Keep

By Morgan Cheshire - Published 2017

Genres:

Saga

In 1909, Ben and Matthew live in England, where their tender love for each other is hidden, as exposure would guarantee their death by ...Read Review

On the Shore

By Ann Epstein - Published 2017

Genres:

LiterarySaga

It is 1917, and Shmuel Levinson, the son of Jewish immigrants living on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, does not want to become ...Read Review

As Bright as Heaven

By Susan Meissner - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

Writing with tremendous empathy, Meissner shows how a family is transformed by tragedy and hope during the 1918 influenza pandemic. Pauline Bright has finally ...Read Review

In Love and War

By Liz Trenow - Published 2018

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In July 1919, three women converge upon Hoppestadt, a Belgian village just behind the former Western Front. Shy Englishwoman Ruby has come at the ...Read Review

The Philosopher’s Flight

By Tom Miller - Published 2018

Genres:

Fantasy

If you can get past the absurd source of the “magic” that powers this world (sigils drawn in various powders act like electricity, ...Read Review

Rettie and the Ragamuffin Parade: A Thanksgiving Story

By Trinka Hakes Noble - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1918, New York City. Nine-year-old Rettie’s father is away fighting a war, and her mother has been sick in bed for weeks. Rettie ...Read Review

A Casualty of War

By Charles Todd - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Armistice Day brings no peace to nurse Bess Crawford. In the waning days of the Great War, she nursed a patient, Captain Alan ...Read Review

Miss Kopp’s Midnight Confessions

By Amy Stewart - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The year is 1916. Edna Heustis, by anyone’s standards a good girl, is eating breakfast in a respectable boarding house for young ladies. ...Read Review