Books tagged: world war 2

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Guardian Angel
Series: Master of Illusion. Price: $4.05 USD. Words: 138,780. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Ten-year-old French singer Nicolas de Beaulieu seems to have it all in the rigours and depression of the 1930s, but as he grows up, he becomes no stranger to grief. World War II begins and Nicolas and the girl he loves find themselves in deadly peril, hunted by the Nazis. Hidden in their mountain stronghold, every day is a battle, as they fight to survive as part of the French Resistance.
The Delirium of Negation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00)
This Book One of a two-book series - revolves around the backdrops of World War 2, at the tropical jungles of Borneo. This is a story of twists and turns, of what seemingly had been brought out as fact, unmasks itself to be something suspended on the brink of uncertainty.
Flight of the Mariner
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Alternative history
When five torpedo bombers disappear off the coast of Florida during a training flight in 1945, Wally and his flight crew are sent to look for them. They head out over the stormy Atlantic in their Mariner seaplane, searching the dark ocean for survivors. They find the downed planes, and with them, something far more sinister.
Radio: One Woman's Family in War and Pieces
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Greenskills Press d/b/a/ Greenskills Associates LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » History » Social history
This eyewitness account of World War II social history, women's progress and the Golden Years of Radio is woven into one woman's humorous and poignant autobiography of her family struggles and her attempts to fulfill her creative dreams. Praised by one reviewer as "laugh-aloud funny, sometimes reminiscent of Cheaper by the Dozen."
The Desperate Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Anna - a Warsaw Ghetto resistance fighter - reluctantly forms a relationship with a Treblinka death camp guard who later is hunted by an Auschwitz survivor seeking revenge for mass murder. The idealistic Anna tells her university friends to meet the German invaders with passive resistance - not violence. Her friends laughed at her. Anna learns the hard way that her approach was suicidal.
War From War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,510. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A happy childhood in the Paradise of the Banat. A coming of age, thrown out of the services company, to fight in the Hell of the Russian Front. Purgatory in a foreign land. For, war does not end when the immediate fighting is over and everyone still (more or less) alive has left the battle-field. A man may be brought down instantly by injuries or, just as inevitably, near the end of a long life.
The Bride Who Only Wore Black (And Other Stories)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
These fifteen stories stretch from man's beginning, from the Myth of Sisyphus reimagined to the literal landscape we recognize today as our own, from the relationships Aeneas had with women in 1200 BCE to the way a woman endures the damage soldiers did to her mother during WWII. Each story, modestly conceived, is driven by human kind’s psychological nature.
Escape to Freedom
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Daniel and Adina were on the run. The Nazis had invaded France and were rounding up Jews. Their only hope for escape was to get to Switzerland a neutral country. They were young, inexperienced, and Jewish. Each step was filled with uncertainty and danger. Will they escape the brutality of the Germans or will they become another figure in time?
A Purpose True
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(5.00)
Thrown together by the vagaries of war, their shared mission, and common devotion to liberty, the last thing Kate and Domingo anticipate is the stirring of affection that threatens to blossom into love. But how can love survive in the midst of the enemy’s relentless cruelty toward innocent citizens?
Adolf Hitler: A Life From Beginning to End
Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A concise history book about Adolf Hitler's life from beginning to end that can be read in one hour.