Books tagged: women during wartime

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There Lived in Baghdad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against the background of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, the story follows the life of two people. Sameera Begum lives in Baghdad at a time when it is being bombed to smithereens. Mike Pettee, a young marine in the United States Army is on his way to Baghdad, to see action in his first war. This is a story of these two people. Two people whose lives moved on paths destined to meet at a crossroad
The Sight of You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A short story selection from Dancing in Combat Boots. A World War II mother steels herself for a reunion with the prisoner-of-war husband she hasn't seen in four years.
Saturday Night Dance Club
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Price: Free! Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
It's Just Lola
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Born in1894, youngest daughter of a Peruvian landowner, Lola was seduced at an early age and forced to leave her father’s plantation. Twice widowed with three children by age 21, Lola braved German U-boats off the coast of South America in her quest for security and happiness. Lola lived a life of drama and hardship from the Andes to San Francisco, but she never gave up and never stopped loving.