Under Occupation (Night Soldiers, #15)

21 January 2020 | By Alan Furst | Filed in: world war ii.

From the master of espionage and intrigue, this novel about heroic resistance fighters in 1942 occupied Paris is based on true events of Polish prisoners in Nazi Germany, who smuggled valuable intelligence to Paris and the resistance Occupied Paris in 1942, a dark, treacherous city now ruled by

Poppy Redfern and the Midnight Murders (A Woman of WWII Mystery #1)

21 January 2020 | By Tessa Arlen | Filed in: world war ii.

The start of an exciting new World War II historical mystery series featuring charming, quirky Air Raid Warden Poppy Redfern Summer 1942 The world has been at war for three long and desperate years In the remote English village of Little Buffenden, the Redfern family s house and farmland has

The Accomplice

21 January 2020 | By Joseph Kanon | Filed in: world war ii.

Gripping and authentic Kanon s imagination flourishes and the narrative propulsion is clear A thoroughly satisfying piece of entertainment that extends a tentacle into some serious moral reflection The New York Times Book Review The master of the genre The Washington Post Joseph Kanon

A House in the Mountains: The Women Who Liberated Italy from Fascism

21 January 2020 | By Caroline Moorehead | Filed in: world war ii.

The extraordinary story of four courageous women who helped form the Italian Resistance against the Nazis and the Fascists during the Second World War In the late summer of 1943, when Italy changed sides in WWII and the Germans, now their enemies, occupied the north of the country, an Italian

A Sister’s Courage (The Victory Sisters, #1)

21 January 2020 | By Molly Green | Filed in: world war ii.

It s 1939 and the threat of war hangs over Britain A spirited young woman, Raine Linfoot has always had an overriding ambition to take to the skies Her hero, Doug Williams, teaches her to fly when she is just 17 With her pilot s license it seems as though the sky s the limit for Raine until war

Retreat from Moscow: A New History of Germany's Winter Campaign, 1941-1942

21 January 2020 | By David Stahel | Filed in: world war ii.

A gripping and authoritative revisionist account of the German Winter Campaign of 1941 1942 Germany s winter campaign of 1941 1942 is commonly seen as its first defeat In Retreat from Moscow, a bold, gripping account of one of the seminal moments of World War II, David Stahel argues that instead it

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)

21 January 2020 | By Heather Morris | Filed in: world war ii.

In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.

The Dressmaker's Gift

21 January 2020 | By Fiona Valpy | Filed in: world war ii.

A Washington Post and Charts bestseller From the bestselling author of The Beekeeper s Promise comes a gripping story of three young women faced with impossible choices How will history and their families judge them Paris, 1940 With the city occupied by the Nazis, three young

The Tuscan Child

21 January 2020 | By Rhys Bowen | Filed in: world war ii.

A novel about a woman who braves her father s hidden past to discover his secrets In 1944, British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into the verdant fields of German occupied Tuscany Badly wounded, he found refuge in a ruined monastery and in the arms of Sofia Bartoli.

The Nightingale

21 January 2020 | By Kristin Hannah | Filed in: world war ii.

In love we find out who we want to be In war we find out who we are France, 1939 In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front She doesn t believe that the Nazis will invade Francebut invade they do, in droves of marching

My Name is Eva

21 January 2020 | By Suzanne Goldring | Filed in: world war ii.

You can pay a terrible price for keeping a promise Evelyn Taylor Clarke sits in her chair at Forest Lawns Care Home in the heart of the English countryside, surrounded by residents with minds not as sharp as hers It would be easy to dismiss Evelyn as a muddled old woman, but her lipstick is