Tag: WWII

The Girl in Gray by Annette Lyon

The Girl in Gray by Annette Lyon

A country fighting to stay free. A woman with an impossible decision. In November of 1939, Sini Toivola is sure of two things: she loves Marko Linna, and she has a comfortable life in Helsinki. But when the massive Soviet army invades her beloved homeland and Marko spurns her affections, her life is turned upside down. Needing a fresh start, Sini decides to join the […]

October 29, 2019 / 0 Comments
Elena Standish: Death in Focus by Anne Perry

Elena Standish: Death in Focus by Anne Perry

In pre–World War II Europe, an intrepid young photographer carries her dead lover’s final, world-shattering message into the heart of Berlin as Hitler ascends to power. On vacation from London on the beautiful Italian coast, twenty-eight-year-old Elena Standish and her older sister, Margot, have finally been able to move on from the lasting trauma of the Great War, in which the newly married Margot lost […]

September 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Fire and Steel: Into the Flames by Gerald N. Lund

Fire and Steel: Into the Flames by Gerald N. Lund

Adolf Hitler has completed his transformation of the German Republic into a total dictatorship. The Great Depression and relentless drought continue to ravage the United States. In all corners of the world, fear and uncertainty seem to rule the day. Can there be any hope on the horizon? In America, Mitch and Edie continue their struggle to hang on to the ranch that has been […]

September 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Letters from the Homefront by E.B. Wheeler

Letters from the Homefront by E.B. Wheeler

Evie Lewis finds little to look forward to in the Christmas of 1944. Her older brother, Albert, is missing in action in the Pacific Theater, and every day she sees the horrible effects of World War II while working at Bushnell General Military Hospital in Utah. Then, strange things begin to happen at work. Someone is going through Evie’s files, and a hospital employee may […]

October 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
Christmas Spoons by Cindy A. Christiansen

Christmas Spoons by Cindy A. Christiansen

Louise has been passed from one relative to another for years. Now, World War II has ended, she’s ready to graduate high school and wants to escape to Salt Lake City, Utah on her own. That is, until she meets Danny who has just returned from World War II. Danny longed for two years to return to his small home town. Now that he’s home, […]

October 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Resistance by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Resistance by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Chaya Lindner is a teenager living in Nazi-occupied Poland. Simply being Jewish places her in danger of being killed or sent to the camps. After her little sister is taken away, her younger brother disappears, and her parents all but give up hope, Chaya is determined to make a difference. Using forged papers and her fair features, Chaya becomes a courier and travels between the […]

August 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Road to Covered Bridge by Marilyn Brown

Road to Covered Bridge by Marilyn Brown

Escaping World War II After barely missing the devastation of Pearl Harbor, the McKinsey family makes a bridge-like transition, crossing from the experiences of war to what they hope is safety. However, when they arrive in Provo, Utah, what they find is a series of questions. Who is America Laughingheart? Who murdered Mrs. Potter? And who left the grave open? Other difficulties plague them: chickenpox, […]

May 11, 2018 / 0 Comments
Unforgettable by Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen

Unforgettable by Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen

Haley has always admired her strong-willed great-grandmother Grisa. The woman survived the disappearance of her husband and thrived after her immigration to America at the beginning of World War II. But when a shocking telephone call from a detective in Germany turns Haley’s life upside down in an instant, she finds herself questioning everything she thought she knew about her heritage. The body of Ulrich […]

May 3, 2018 / 0 Comments
Fields of Glory by Anna Jones Buttimore

Fields of Glory by Anna Jones Buttimore

Thundersley, Suffolk, 1942: A besieged English village is shaken by spies, secrets, unexpected romance, and the bombing of the manor. A young man named Jim Walker shows up at Westleigh Farm, home of the Field family, demanding to be taught how to be a farmer but reluctant to reveal anything about himself. When Thundersley Hall is bombed by a German spy, and Violet Field is […]

April 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Beneath the Bellemont Sky by Raneé S. Clark

Beneath the Bellemont Sky by Raneé S. Clark

As WWII draws to a close, war widow Vera Larsen Trumbell knows all too well the sacrifices of those left on the home front. Working on her family’s farm has sustained Vera and her young children, but she now yearns for a sense of normalcy. The end of the war has been bittersweet for the Larsen clan, as they and the members of their small […]

March 2, 2018 / 1 Comment