WWI

An Affair with Beauty – The Mystique of Howard Chandler Christy: Romantic Illusions

By James Philip Head - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Before TV, color movies, and modern printers, Americans devoured magazines and newspapers. Talented illustrators provided eye-catching paintings and drawings for front pages and ...Read Review

All Quiet on the Western Front

By Wayne Vansant - Published 2019

Genres:

Military

“This book is to be neither an accusation nor a confession, and least of all an adventure, for death is not an adventure ...Read Review

The Philosopher’s War (The Philosophers Series Book 2)

By Tom Miller - Published 2019

Genres:

AdventureHistorical FantasyMilitary

Miller continues the exciting alternate World War I adventure begun in The Philosopher’s Flight, picking up where the original volume left off ...Read Review

The Good Son: A Story from the First World War, Told in Miniature

By Pierre-Jacques Ober - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This is a story of WWI for ages 8-12. It concerns Pierre, a French soldier who leaves his post for two days and ...Read Review

Fire in the Rectory and Two More John Nolan Detective Novellas (John Nolan Detective Stories)

By Stan Freeman - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

New York City, 1915: John Nolan, private detective and Irish immigrant, is summoned by an insurance company to the scene of a fire at ...Read Review

Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts (The Factory Girls)

By Mary Gibson - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

In the years before the First World War, poverty and inequality were prevalent in parts of London, but change was coming. Nellie Clark, ...Read Review

Lost Roses: A Novel

By Martha Hall Kelly - Published 2019

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Lost Roses is the follow-up to Martha Hall Kelly’s runaway hit of 2016, Lilac Girls. Her newest book is a prequel to Lilac ...Read Review

A Bend in the Stars

By Rachel Barenbaum - Published 2019

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Russia, 1914. Against the backdrop of increasingly brutal attacks on the Jewish community, Miri Abramov and her brother, Vanya, fight formidable odds—Miri, to ...Read Review

The Redeemed: The West Country Trilogy

By Tim Pears - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

The Redeemed follows the lives of two main characters during and after World War I. Leo Sercombe starts the book as a ship’...Read Review

The Disappearance of Alistair Ainsworth (The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mysteries)

By Leonard Goldberg - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the third in Goldberg’s mystery series featuring Joanna Blalock, the daughter of Sherlock Holmes.  Joanna, who has inherited her father’...Read Review