Natalya (Flight of the Night Witches)

By Heidi Vanlandingham - Published 2019


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



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



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


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


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



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


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


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


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 -


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