WWII

Natalya (Flight of the Night Witches)

By Heidi Vanlandingham - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

Natalya Volkov is a Russian pilot for the all-female 588th Night Bomber Regiment during the Second World War. When the bombers were close ...Read Review

The Girl from the Hermitage

By Molly Gartland - Published 2020

Genres:

Saga

Gartland’s novel, an ambitious family saga spanning two generations, is set in Leningrad, later St. Petersburg, from 1941 to the first glimmers of ...Read Review

Night of the Bayonets: The Texel Uprising and Hitler’s Revenge, April-May 1945

By Eric Lee - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

The title reads like a thriller, and at times so does the book, but this is nonetheless a serious and well-researched piece of ...Read Review

Prisoner from Penang

By Clare Flynn - Published 2020

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Clare Flynn’s short, chatty new historical romance is set in Malaysia during the World War II years, and it’s a pleasant ...Read Review

Paris Never Leaves You

By Ellen Feldman - Published 2020

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Ten years after Paris was liberated, Charlotte Foret lives in New York with her daughter, Vivi, now fourteen, and works at a prestigious ...Read Review

Secret Casualties of World War Two: Uncovering the Civilian Deaths from Friendly Fire

By Simon Webb - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

For most of WW2 a rain of steel fell upon Britain’s cities, principally London.  Most of it came not from German bombs ...Read Review

Rosie: Stronger than Steel

By Lindsay Ward - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The author of this picture book for children tackles a difficult subject: Tractors made by factories in the United States and then shipped ...Read Review

The Paris Children: A Novel of World War 2

By Gloria Goldreich - Published 2020

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Madeleine Levy, the granddaughter of Alfred Dreyfus, is the plucky heroine of the fast-paced The Paris Children by Gloria Goldreich. When the Nazis ...Read Review

The Book of Lost Names

By Kristin Harmel - Published 2020

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The author of The Winemaker’s Wife has penned another phenomenal story set in France during World War II. The Book of Lost ...Read Review

The Deceptions

By Suzanne Leal -

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The Deceptions is award-winning Australian author, Suzanne Leal’s third novel. Like her first novel, Border Street, it was inspired by the Holocaust ...Read Review