Penny for Your Secrets (Verity Kent, #3)

07 December 2019 | By Anna Lee Huber | Filed in: world war i.

England, 1919 In Anna Lee Huber s latest mystery, former Secret Service agent Verity Kent is finding that life after wartime offers its own share of danger The Great War may be over, but for many, there are still obstacles on the home front Reconciling with her estranged husband makes Verity

A Cruel Deception (Bess Crawford, #11)

07 December 2019 | 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 The 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

The Fortress: The Siege of Przemyśl and the Making of Europe's Bloodlands

07 December 2019 | By Alexander Watson | Filed in: world war i.

In the autumn of 1914 Europe was at war The battling powers had already suffered casualties on a scale previously unimaginable On both the Western and Eastern fronts elaborate war plans lay in ruins and had been discarded in favour of desperate improvisation In the West this resulted in the

A Single Thread

07 December 2019 | By Tracy Chevalier | Filed in: world war i.

1932 After the Great War took both her beloved brother and her fianc , Violet Speedwell has become a surplus woman, one of a generation doomed to a life of spinsterhood after the war killed so many young men Yet Violet cannot reconcile herself to a life spent caring for her grieving, embittered

Mercy Road

07 December 2019 | By Ann Howard Creel | Filed in: world war i.

Inspired by the true story of the World War I American Women s Hospital, Mercy Road is a novel about love, courage, and a female ambulance driver who risks everything In 1917, after Arlene Favier s home burns to the ground, taking her father with it, she must find a way to support her mother and

A Cruel Deception (Bess Crawford, #11)

07 December 2019 | 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 The 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

Lost Roses (Lilac Girls #2)

07 December 2019 | By Martha Hall Kelly | Filed in: world war i.

The runaway bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real life heroine Caroline Ferriday This sweeping new novel, set a generation earlier and also inspired by true events, features Caroline s mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St Petersburg to Paris under the shadow of

The Poppy Field

07 December 2019 | By Deborah Carr | Filed in: world war i.

One to Watch Good HousekeepingThis year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.Young nurse, Gemma, is struggling with the traumas she has witnessed through her job in the NHS Needing to escape from it all, Gemma agrees to help renovate a rundown farmhouse in Doullens,

Penny for Your Secrets (Verity Kent, #3)

07 December 2019 | By Anna Lee Huber | Filed in: world war i.

England, 1919 In Anna Lee Huber s latest mystery, former Secret Service agent Verity Kent is finding that life after wartime offers its own share of danger The Great War may be over, but for many, there are still obstacles on the home front Reconciling with her estranged husband makes Verity

American Duchess: A Novel of Consuelo Vanderbilt

07 December 2019 | By Karen Harper | Filed in: world war i.

Before Meghan and Harry, another American princess captured the hand of an English aristocrat Now, Karen Harper tells the tale of Consuelo Vanderbilt, her The Wedding of the Century to the Duke of Marlborough, and her quest to find meaning behind the glitter and the gold On a cold November

The Winter Soldier

07 December 2019 | By Daniel Mason | Filed in: world war i.

Vienna, 1914 Lucius is a twenty two year old medical student when World War I explodes across Europe Enraptured by romantic tales of battlefield surgery, he enlists, expecting a position at a well organized field hospital But when he arrives, at a commandeered church tucked away high in a remote

The Silver Music Box

07 December 2019 | 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 1914 For Paul, with love Jewish silversmith Johann Blumenthal engraved those words on his most exquisite creation, a

A House of Ghosts

07 December 2019 | By W.C. Ryan | Filed in: world war i.

Winter 1917 As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has seeped into their lives At Blackwater Abbey, on an island off the Devon coast, Lord Highmount has arranged a spiritualist gathering to contact his two sons

The Glass Ocean

07 December 2019 | By Beatriz Williams | Filed in: world war i.

From the New York Times bestselling authors of The Forgotten Room comes a captivating historical mystery, infused with romance, that links the lives of three women across a century two deep in the past, one in the present to the doomed passenger liner, RMS Lusitania May 2013 Her finances are in

Girls on the Line

07 December 2019 | By Aimie K. Runyan | Filed in: world war i.

From the celebrated author of Daughters of the Night Sky comes a stirring novel inspired by the courage, dedication, and love of the unsung heroines of the Great War December 1917 As World War I rages in Europe, twenty four year old Ruby Wagner, the jewel in a prominent Philadelphia family,