WWI

Gone by Nightfall

By Dee Garretson - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

On the cusp of the Russian Revolution of 1917, Charlotte Mason is an American girl living within the culture of czarist Russia. Her esteemed ...Read Review

I Survived The Great Molasses Flood, 1919

By Lauren Tarshis - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Tarshis’s nineteenth entry in her I Survived series packs a lot into its slim profile. Surprisingly complex, the book is both heart-wrenching ...Read Review

Paris in the Dark

By Robert Olen Butler - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Christopher Marlowe “Kit” Cobb, a Chicago journalist and a United States agent, is in Paris in 1915, trying to figure out who is setting ...Read Review

Only the Dead: A Levantine Tragedy

By T.J. Gorton - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

In 1980s war-torn Beirut, Vartan Nakashian, two years older than the century, sits reading Persian poetry among the disintegration of his home. He ...Read Review

The Vineyards of Champagne

By Juliet Blackwell - Published 2020

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Rosalyn Acosta, suffering from the loss of her husband, agrees to a business trip to Champagne, France, as a way to begin the ...Read Review

The Unseen Hand (Home Front Detective)

By Edward Marston - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

London 1917. In this, the eighth in Marston’s Home Front Detective series, Inspector Marmion and Sergeant Keedy find themselves saddled with an unusual ...Read Review

Sigga of Reykjavik

By Solveig Eggerz - Published 2019

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Sigga’s story starts when she is a young teenager living on a farm in Iceland after the end of World War 1. It ...Read Review

The Number of Love (The Codebreakers)

By Roseanna M. White - Published 2019

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In the shadowy world of Room 40, England’s brightest minds work tirelessly to crack German intelligence that could give a strategic edge during ...Read Review

The Bobby Girls

By Johanna Bell - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

The Women’s Police Volunteers (WPV) was an auxiliary police force formed in Britain at the outbreak of war in 1914. Its mission was ...Read Review

Barefoot on the Cobbles: A Devon Tragedy

By Janet Few - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

I had misgivings reading the list of dramatis personae, several pages long, that the author provides at the start of her book. Whose ...Read Review