Books tagged: blitz

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Rachel's Journey
Series: Rachel Reborn. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Berlin 1939: Rachel Löwenthal is a Jewess struggling to support herself and her ailing mother. When she goes into a café to try to sell some trinkets and an English journalist treats her to lunch neither of them realizes that this small act of kindness will change both their lives beyond recognition.
Snapshots of a War Bride's Life
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by Joy A. Beebe. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A 1940s account of a young English girl and her family living and working during WWII. After an eternity of scary bomb sounds, sleeping under a table, and watching London burn, 22-year-old Joy marries American soldier Carl and leaves Britain behind. Traveling first by troop ship, then by train the couple arrives in Salem with $10 to their name and a two-year-old son to begin their life in America.
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 3 1942-1943
Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » European
This diary is the 3rd in a series of four volumes written by Ruby Side Thompson. They document her experience about World War Two in England and the London Blitz. The diaries are unique, written from a woman's experience during war time. They include Ruby's opinions written only for the privacy of her diary. Her views are often ahead of her time.
Dollar Dreadfuls Volume Four
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The fourth collection of an ongoing series of ghost and horror stories set in 21st century London.
Robin and the Rubicelle Fusiliers
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
'Robin and The Rubicelle Fusiliers' is a 'must' for any child or adult wanting to capture the feeling of being in England during the height of The Blitz. It is suitable reading for 9 years upwards. The story is told through the eyes and experiences of 11-year-old Robin Rubins, who becomes an evacuee and is sent to live with his war veteran Grandfather Potter in the countryside.
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 1
Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.50)
Ruby Side Thompson, an ordinary woman living during the World War ll London Blitz bombing blasts history out of the realm of dry, dusty names and dates and places the reader in the midst of the terrifying events as they unfold. This is very important documentation and will have tremendous appeal to those who have an avid interest in the effect of the war on ordinary citizens.
Lisa Marshall, Time Detective
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 28,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Imagine having the ability to travel in time. It would be interesting, and you could make a lot of money: sports results, lottery numbers, you'd know them all. It didn't work that way for Lisa Marshall. Oh, she could travel in time, true, but only to solve mysteries. As a result she jumped off the Titanic, got seduced by Henry VIII, had a holiday in space and much, much more!
Mischief
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An MI-5 officer and master German spy hunt each other in a tale of espionage and betrayal set during the start of World War II. The pursuit pits strength and resolve against acumen and guile and weaves science, theater and early BBC television around real events. Both men are predator and prey but one seeks redemption, the other retribution. Neither knows or expects quarter.
One Woman's War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,510. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Bravery. Tragedy. Victory. At the age of 19, Eileen Younghusband joined the WAAF in the fight against the Nazi war machine. One Woman's War tells the untold story of what it was like to work in Fighter Command's top secret Filter Room and gives a fascinating insight into life as a young woman during Britain's darkest days.
Vampires of the Sky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00)
It is the summer of 1940. William is a fighter pilot with the Royal Air Force. Sofia is a girl meets in a pub shortly before he is to go back off to war. The time they have together is necessarily brief, but perhaps their love is the flame that will see them through the darkness to come. This is a short story.