WWII

The Godmothers: A Novel

By Camille Aubray - Published 2021

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Saga

The Godmothers are four women in an Italian immigrant family living in Greenwich Village – Lucy, Amie, and Filomena have each married a son, ...Read Review

The Long Journey Home

By Cecily Blench - Published 2021

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Rangoon, Burma, in 1941, and Kate Girton works as a school inspector for the British colonial government. Kate has fled grief in England, and ...Read Review

Small Acts of Defiance

By Michelle Wright - Published 2021

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Based in Nazi-occupied Paris, Small Acts of Defiance is award-winning Australian short-story writer Michelle Wright’s debut novel. Wright lived in Paris for ...Read Review

Prague 1938

By Dara Kavanagh - Published 2021

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Literary

“1938 is a catastrophic date in the history of the Czech people, a people who have never lacked for catastrophic dates”. This novel is ...Read Review

Clark and Division

By Naomi Hirahara - Published 2021

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Mystery/Crime

Aki Ito and her parents come to Chicago in 1944, after being uprooted from their home in Tropico, California, incarcerated with thousands of other ...Read Review

The Codebreakers

By Alli Sinclair - Published 2021

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Saga

In 1943, Ellie Sullivan is already doing her bit for the war effort servicing aircraft for Qantas when she is approached to work for ...Read Review

A Sister’s War

By Molly Green - Published 2021

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Saga

This final volume in the Sisters at War trilogy brings the epic adventures of the Linfoot sisters to an unsettling conclusion. The youngest, ...Read Review

The Ack-Ack Girl (Love and War)

By Chris Karlsen - Published 2021

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Saga

Ava Armstrong is staying with friends in London in October 1940 when the house is destroyed in the Blitz. She normally works in a ...Read Review

Beyond This Broken Sky

By Siobhan Curham - Published 2021

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This is a dual-timeline novel set in London in 1940 and 2019. In 1940, rich and carefree Ruby has surprisingly volunteered for the ambulance service during ...Read Review

The Tuscan House

By Angela Petch - Published 2021

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Saga

In 1947, war hero Richard Moorhead receives an invitation to attend a community celebration in Corbello, Tuscany. Although a pacifist, he had worked with ...Read Review

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