Exile Music

Based on an unexplored slice of World War II history, Exile Music is the captivating story of a young Jewish girl whose family flees refined and urbane Vienna for safe harbor in the mountains of Bolivia n nAs a young girl growing up in Vienna in the 1930s, Orly has an idyllic childhood filled with mus

The White Rose Resists: A Novel of the German Students Who Defied Hitler

Inspired by the incredible true story of a group of ordinary men and women who dared to stand against evil The ideal of a new Germany swept up Sophie Scholl in a maelstrom of patriotic fervor that is, until she realized the truth behind Hitler s machinations for the fatherland Now she and other st

They Went Left

Germany, 1945 The soldiers who liberated the Gross Rosen concentration camp said the war was over, but nothing feels over to eighteen year old Zofia Lederman Her body has barely begun to heal her mind feels broken And her life is completely shattered Three years ago, she and her younger brother

The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II

The thrilling, as yet untold history of the Women Airforce Service Pilots, the daring female aviators who helped the United States win World War II n nWhen Japanese planes executed a sneak attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941, Cornelia Fort was already in the air At twenty two, Fort was a failed

On the Horizon

n From Lois Lowry comes an account of the lives lost in two of WWII s most infamous events Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima With black and white illustrations by Kenard Pak nLois Lowry looks back at history through a personal lens as she draws from her own memories as a child in Hawaii and Japan, as we

Sea of Memories

When Kendra first visits her ailing grandmother, Ella has only one request that Kendra write her story down, before she forgets n nIn 1937, seventeen year old Ella s life changes forever when she is sent to spend the summer on the beautiful le de R and meets the charismatic, creative Christophe T

The Tuscan Child

A novel about a woman who braves her father s hidden past to discover his secrets n nIn 1944, British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into the verdant fields of German occupied Tuscany Badly wounded, he found refuge in a ruined monastery and in the arms of Sofia Bartoli.