WW2

Hitler’s Angel

By William Osborne - Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

The exciting premise of this book is to take two German children who have escaped the Nazis and send them back into harm’...Read Review

Siege 13

By Tamas Dobozy - Published 2013

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

For six weeks in the winter of 1944-45, the Soviet Army assaulted Budapest, defended by the German and Hungarian armies. Over 800,000 civilians were ...Read Review

Against the Tide

By John Handley - Published 2012

Genres:

Alternate HistoryThriller

The Island of Jersey in the Summer of 1939: 18 Year old Jack Renouf is finishing his schooldays. His main concerns are deciding on romance ...Read Review

The Reichsbank Robbery

By Colin Roderick Fulton - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

This visually evocative novel, set towards the end of the Second World War, tells of Sturmbannführer (Major) Friedrich Schonewille, an accountant working ...Read Review

Fascist Voices: An Intimate History of Mussolini’s Italy

By Christopher Duggan - Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

The book’s title contains the clue to its unique approach. Duggan has drawn on the reams of correspondence received by the Duce’...Read Review

Barbara’s War

By F J Miller - Published 2012

Genres:

Saga

This novel begins in Hastings at the beginning of WWII and is based around the main character, Barbara Sinclair. Barbara’s start in ...Read Review

Villa Triste

By Lucretia Grindle - Published 2011Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In modern-day Florence, Italy, Inspector Alessandro Pallioti has his hands full investigating a series of execution-style murders. The victims, all elderly men, were ...Read Review

The Evacuee

By Ken Chadwick - Published 2012

Genres:

Saga

Rural Staffordshire in September 1939, suddenly finds itself host to refugees from the slums of Birmingham. Children that are from the slums and that ...Read Review

The Deception of Livvy Higgs

By Donna Morrissey - Published 2012

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“If there’s one thing life has taught me,” muses 80-year-old Livvy Higgs to herself as she catches her neighbour, Gen, sneaking through ...Read Review

Gang Petition

By Peter St John - Published 2011

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

1941 – Britain is at war with Germany. But the children in the Lions Avenue Gang are focused on a predicament in their home town ...Read Review