Books tagged: wartime england

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Glimpses of Long Ago: Growing up in Wartime England
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,180. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Canadian author and poet Chris Long has written an intriguing book about his childhood and teenage years. Long grew up on a farm in Berkshire, England during the prewar and wartime years in the 1930s and 1940s. The Japanese surrendered and World War II ended the day before Long became eligible for service.
Lucia in Wartime
Series: Tom Holt's Mapp and Lucia Series, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Nonfiction » History » War
Across the Channel, the battle rages. On the Tilling front, another battle is being fought—the constant war of wits and social ascendancy between Lucia Pillson and Elizabeth Mapp-Flint. Lucia invariably wins the day. But how long will she be able to retain the admiration of all Tilling if her power remains unchecked? The first of Tom Holt’s official sequels to E.F. Benson’s Lucia series.
On The Day The Dutch Surrendered
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Henry Woodiss was the simple English gamekeeper whose love affair with his employer’s wife propelled him into one of the most sensational scandals of the nineteen twenties. Later in life, Woodiss recounted his version of these events. His memoir has recently been discovered and is now published in three volumes, the first of which is On The Day The Dutch Surrendered.
Shell Shocked
Series: The Buxton Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It is the closing months of World War 1 and Lady Serena Buxton is on her own. Her home, Buxton Hall, is now a hospital. With her husband Randolph fighting at the front, the quartermaster, doctor and matron become her allies. Her household staff rally round her, all except the housekeeper who seems more and more detached. What is her problem?