Hannah's War

A mesmerizing re imagination of the final months of World War II Kate Quinn, author of The Alice Network , Hannah s War is an unforgettable love story about an exceptional woman and the dangerous power of her greatest discovery Berlin, 1938 Groundbreaking physicist Dr Hannah Weiss is on the

Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War, Volume I: July 1937-May 1942

In 1937, the swath of the globe east from India to the Pacific Ocean enclosed half the worlds population, all save a fraction enduring under some form of colonialism Japans onslaught into China that year unleashed a tidal wave of events that fundamentally transformed this region and killed about

The Traitor

Drawing on the true story of the White Rosethe resistance movement of young Germans against the Nazi regimeThe Traitor tells of one woman who offers her life in the ultimate battle against tyranny, during one of historys darkest hours In the summer of 1942, as war rages across Europe, a series of

Alice by Heart

A teen girl takes refuge in a London Tube station during WWII and confronts grief, loss, and first love with the help of her favorite book, Alice in Wonderland London, 1940 Amidst the rubble of the Blitz of World War II, fifteen year old Alice Spencer and her best friend, Alfred, are forced to

Chanel's Riviera: Glamour, Decadence, and Survival in Peace and War, 1930-1944

In this captivating narrative, Chanels Riviera explores the fascinating world of the Cote dAzur during a period that saw the deepest extremes of luxury and terror in the twentieth century The Cote dAzur in 1938 was a world of wealth, luxury, and extravagance, inhabited by a sparkling cast of

The Tuscan Child

A novel about a woman who braves her fathers 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.

Sea of Memories

When Kendra first visits her ailing grandmother, Ella has only one request that Kendra write her story down, before she forgets In 1937, seventeen year old Ellas life changes forever when she is sent to spend the summer on the beautiful le de R and meets the charismatic, creative Christophe They