WWI

The Pull of the Stars

By Emma Donoghue - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

This novel is set in Dublin during the Halloween of 1918. Nurse Julia Power finds herself solely in charge of a temporary ward in ...Read Review

The Gypsy Bride

By Katie Hutton - Published 2020

Genres:

Saga

In 1917 Ellen Quainton says goodbye to the man she is to marry. He’s off to war, never to return. Devastated by his ...Read Review

At Night All Blood Is Black

By Anna Moschovakis (trans.) - By David Diop - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

Alfa, a Senegalese soldier, delivers a harrowing confession from the Western Front of WWI France. (Senegal, then a French colony, contributed thousands of ...Read Review

Soldier with Flower

By Nándor Gion - By Zsuzsa Koltay (trans.) - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

This translation of Gion’s 1973 novel, set in the years leading up to the First World War, opens in Szenttamás (Srbobran, in ...Read Review

Talland House: A Novel

By Maggie Humm - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

This first novel by internationally known Virginia Woolf scholar Maggie Humm expands the vision of Woolf’s novel To the Lighthouse. Humm presents ...Read Review

The Lenin Plot: The Unknown Story of America’s War Against Russia

By Barnes Carr - Published 2020

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

The year 1917 was full of turmoil for Russia. Tsar Nicholas II was forced to abdicate his throne, a provisional government took over, disputes ...Read Review