Books tagged: holocaust 1940s

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Academy of the Dead
Price: Free! Words: 75,550. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Backstreet PI, Matt Rider, is made an offer that seems too good to miss. Go to Prague, find some priceless music manuscripts -- and share in a fortune. Unfortunately the clues are rather thin on the ground. All Matt knows is that a young Jewish girl called Hana Eisler had the manuscripts in Prague in 1942. Academy of the Dead is an exciting hunt for lost treasure.
The Shadow's Speed
Series: The Juno Letters. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,930. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
As war engulfs Europe German archeologists uncover a mysterious energy source buried deep in a cave in the Swabian Alb. Desperate to turn the tide of war back in Germany’s favor, Reichsführer Heinrich Himmler orders the SS to turn the "holenlicht" into a weapon at any cost. The OSS is equally determined to discover its secrets and avoid catastrophe for the Allied armies. Standard ePub format.
Forgotten Secrets
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Three friends find deep and divisive secrets when researching for a World War II Grade 9 project -- a massacre of Royal Winnipeg Rifles that no Nazis were punished for; Nazi looting; a family's incredible escape to Canada. Canada's shameful refusal to accept Jewish refugees in the 1940s is still a forgotten secret and maybe one we should understand because of the plight of refugees worldwide.
Forced Journey: The Saga of Werner Berlinger
Series: Far and Away. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Escaping Nazi Germany, 12-year-old Werner hopes to create a new home in New York. Werner faces bullies and anti-Semitism, overcoming these struggles with assistance from new friends. All the while keeping alive the burning ember of hope that his father and little sister will join him in his new home.
Remembrance Part One: A Time For War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50)
A brutally honest holocaust story as seen through the eyes of a Jewish teenage girl in occupied Poland. Anna witnesses the murder of her family,but still finds the strength to survive, scrounging out a life with Jewish Partisans in the forests. Here Anna experiences her first love, and amazingly finds beauty among the ravages of war, despite her wavering faith.
As Angels Weep
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Throughout occupied Europe, amidst tyranny and terror, common people gathered around their kitchen tables and plotted treason. It was a crime against the state to save a life. “The Three Angels” are the stories of three of the survivors hidden during the Holocaust by these quiet heroes. They remain anonymous. We must be content to know they existed, and stood against a great evil. EPub format.
Hindsight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Would you kill Hitler if you had the chance to eliminate him before he came to power?
Clan of the Black Sun
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A mysterious stone of black obsidian holds a magical grip over a rural French clan ripped apart by an ancient curse. The Nazis covet the relic as a weapon of immense power that will lead their armies to victory in the West. The Allies fear rumors of the stone mask a deadly weapon that threatens the invasion of Fortress Europe. The resistance risks annihilation to recover it. EPub format.
Surviving Evil (mystery - thriller - suspense - crime)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: American English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The catacombs’ passages were illuminated by torches. The Sisters made sure they were always lit as a show of respect for the dead. After a few drinks, we all went back to our rooms before the Sisters noticed our absence. The next morning, I was awoken by the sound of sirens. I stood up and looked outside my window.
Cross of Fire
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
Gela Pientka defiantly kept a bloody truth that could topple governments and destabilize world currencies. To protect her family, she took the secret to her grave. Gela’s journal, however, exposes a stunning discovery - a corrupt Nazi “money train,” supported by murder and slavery, fueled by the foul stench of greed. Truth is fighting back. Standard ePub format.