Books tagged: world war 2

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An American Airlines DC-3 Crashes In The Mississippi River Memphis, Tennessee February 10, 1944
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
The DC-3 is one of the most reliable planes ever built. Beginning with the first ones that were manufactured in 1935, the Douglas engineered airplane was preferred by airline companies as well as travelers. As American Airlines Flight 2 neared its landing the local temperature was near freezing. It was completing the Little Rock-Memphis leg of a transcontinental flight from L.A. to New York.
The Deep Enders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
His life destroyed by the attack on Pearl Harbor, a troubled teen is sent to the supposed safety of Australia - only to be dragged into a murder-mystery with a beautiful Japanese girl and a cheeky Aboriginal prankster. As racist rich kids, gangsters and spy-hunters close in, the trio is suddenly swept into the thick of WWII in this action-packed YA historical fiction.
Wolfie and the Silver Suit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
What’s Wolfie Hebert to do when his parents vanish into the chaos of a war, leaving him behind, injured, terrified and alone? Courage and salvation come from the strangest places: a very special suit and a very unlikely friendship.
When Times Were Bad: Those Good Old Days
Price: $6.62 USD. Words: 39,650. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by Fishcake Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Granddad rarely had anything interesting to say these days. This was until he stumbled onto the subject of his youth growing up in a Yorkshire town during the Second World War. Suddenly, his world was alive with reminiscences of the past, resilient local communities and his eventful childhood during the war years.
Paradise Found - Murder, mystery and romance: Set in the remote paradise of West Australia’s Abrolhos Islands.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: Australian English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Romance » Adult
The story of a young man traumatised by the horrors of World War 2. On his return home to his native Australia, it details the trials and tribulations he encounters while dealing with the problems and obstacles that exist in life. It covers his search for inner peace and the people he met on his journey.
My Darling Dorothy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Based on authentic letters from the era, My Darling Dorothy is a timeless love story that transcends both hard times and the brutal impact of war. The tumult of the Great Depression and World War II provides the background for a novel about three young people; Tommie, Jack and Dorothy and their challenges, struggles, defeats and triumphs.
Behind Enemy Lines
Series: Combined Operations. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,060. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
It is 1941 and Britain is pressed on all sides. With Japan in the war and convoys being sunk by submarines the last bastion fighting Hitler is beleaguered. The Commandos are the only ones who can fight beyond the Atlantic Wall. Tom Harsker and his section are sent behind enemy lines on a daring mission that will place them in great danger.
Nisei
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Nisei is the story of Hideo “Bobby” Takahashi, a Hawaiian-born Japanese-American who must overcome prejudice, internment, and the policies of his own government to prove his loyalty to his country. Narrated by Bobby Takahashi and read by his son, Robert, forty-six years after Bobby’s death, the story details the young Nisei’s determination to fight honorably return to the young love...
Raider
Series: Combined Operations. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It is 1940 and Britain is fighting alone against the Germans. With the RAF fighting above the skies of England it is down to the Commandos to go back to France and cause as much trouble to the Germans as possible. When the Italians join in alongside the Germans it seems that Britain is about to sink beneath a sea of Fascists.
Paradox Forged in Blood
Pre-release—available August 24, 2016. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published by Cambron Publishing Group LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A murder on Millionaire’s Row. A killer's chilling words, "Shh. I know where you live.” A woman tormented by her guilt-ridden past. A historical murder mystery, Paradox Forged in Blood is set in Cleveland, Ohio, during the late 1930s. Four decades after the murder of socialite Louis Sheridan, the cold case is resurrected with receipt of new evidence that transports detectives back to Nazi Germany