In a Field of Blue

02 June 2020 | By Gemma Liviero | Filed in: world war i.

From the bestselling author of The Road Beyond Ruin comes a novel about a family torn apart by grief and secrets, then pulled back together by hope in the wake of World War I n nEngland 1922 It s been four years since Rudy s brother Edgar went missing in war torn France Still deep in mourning and g

Lady Clementine

02 June 2020 | By Marie Benedict | Filed in: world war i.

New from Marie Benedict, the New York Times bestselling author of The Only Woman in the Room An incredible novel that focuses on one of the people who had the most influence during World War I and World War II Clementine Churchill n nIn 1909, Clementine Churchill steps off a train with her new hus

The Girl with the Golden Scissors: A Novel

02 June 2020 | By Julia Drosten | Filed in: world war i.

From the bestselling author of The Lioness of Morocco and The Elephant Keeper s Daughter, the story of an ambitious young woman discovering friendship, love, and her own identity on the eve of World War I n nChristmas 1889 A baby is born in the early hours at Vienna General Hospital, only to be aban

The Silver Music Box (Silver Music Box #1)

02 June 2020 | By Mina Baites | Filed in: world war i.

A captivating cross generational novel from German author Mina Baites about a Jewish family divided by World War II and an inheritance with the power to bring them back together n n1914 For Paul, with love Jewish silversmith Johann Blumenthal engraved those words on his most exquisite creation, a s

The Poppy Wife: A Novel of the Great War

02 June 2020 | By Caroline Scott | Filed in: world war i.

In the tradition of Jennifer Robson and Hazel Gaynor, this unforgettable debut novel is a sweeping tale of forbidden love, profound loss, and the startling truth of the broken families left behind in the wake of World War I.1921 Survivors of the Great War are desperately trying to piece together th

A Cruel Deception (Bess Crawford, #11)

02 June 2020 | By Charles Todd | Filed in: world war i.

In the aftermath of World War I, nurse Bess Crawford attempts to save a troubled former soldier from a mysterious killer n nThe Armistice of November 1918 ended the fighting, but the Great War will not be over until a Peace Treaty is drawn up and signed by all parties Representatives from the Allies

Pandemic 1918: The Story of the Deadliest Influenza in History

02 June 2020 | By Catharine Arnold | Filed in: world war i.

In January 1918, as World War I raged on, a new and terrifying virus began to spread across the globe In three successive waves, from 1918 to 1919, influenza killed than 50 million people German soldiers termed it Blitzkatarrh, British soldiers referred to it as Flanders Grippe, but world wid

Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918

02 June 2020 | By Albert Marrin | Filed in: world war i.

From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a fascinating look at the history and science of the deadly 1918 flu pandemic and the chances for another worldwide pandemic.In spring of 1918, World War I was underway, and troops at Fort Riley, Kansas, found themselves felled by influenza By

World War 1: A History From Beginning to End

02 June 2020 | By Henry Freeman | Filed in: world war i.

World War IWorld War 1 was one of the bloodiest wars in modern history At its end, it had claimed over seventeen million lives It led to the collapse of nations, the abdication of monarchies and ended empires Entire divisions of men perished in the pursuit of mere miles of uninhabitable wasteland