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As Angels Weep
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 90,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Letta held the hands of her two best friends as they stepped off the train. They missed the Girls Home in Berlin, just a smoldering ruin after the night of terror. The rabbi promised to shepherd the girls to safety. They fell instead into the Gestapo's trap. The corrupt German captain frantically sought their arrest - how could the three angels hope to survive the inescapable cataclysm?
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?
The Juno Letters
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 89,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Letters discovered in a tin box hidden in the foundation of a small cottage in Normandy reveal a terrible secret. Antoine Bouchard's beautiful wife Marianne, his precious daughter Ariéle, missing. The lives of hundreds - perhaps thousands - of Allied soldiers preparing to storm Juno Beach on D-Day literally are in his hands. Standard ePub format.
Adventurers Against Their Will: Extraordinary World War II Stories of Survival, Escape, and Connection-Unlike Any Others
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,540. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
2013 Global Ebook Award Winner: Nonfiction Biography Sorting through her parents belongings after their deaths, Joanie Holzer Schirm discovered an extraordinary lost world. Hand-written on faded and brittle stationary, stamped by censors, were 400 letters from 78 correspondents-along with carbon copies of the letters her Czech father had sent to them during World War II. An unforgettable story!
Farewell Berlin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,090. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Germany is on the verge of turning upside down when Sonny, a young Jew floating through life, turns to smuggling. In January 1933, Hitler’s rise to power changes his life and that of thousands of others beyond recognition. Out of the gloom Sonny and his friends hatch a scheme . . .
The Unauthorized Autobiography of W.B.: The War Years (1933-1945)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This memoir by Walter Bodlander, in his 90s, reflects on his odyssey as young German Jew in the 1930s fleeing to Switzerland, France, Palestine and returning to his native Germany as an officer in the US Army. The book explores some of the psychological adjustments of a boy, raised in a fully assimilated German family, coming to terms with his Jewish ancestry. Full of self reflection and humor.
An Unspoken Truth
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
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Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
Saving Gerda
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From bestselling author Lilian Darcy comes a “powerful and unforgettable” new novel. Out of the smoke and shattered glass of Nazi Germany’s Kristallnacht in November 1938, two families in impossibly different circumstances become linked by tangled bonds. Can Kitty draw something from this dangerous new relationship that could save her precious child?