1869 Results
1869 Results
Hamnet & Judith —O'Farrell, Maggie, 1972- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 33 items

"A thrilling departure: a short, piercing, deeply moving novel about the death of Shakespeare's 11 year old son Hamnet--a name interchangeable with Hamlet in 15th century Britain--and the years leading up to the producti...

The brothers of Auschwitz —Adler, Malka, 1946- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 39 items

"Dov and Yitzhak live in a small village in the mountains of Hungary, isolated both from the world and from the horrors of the war. But one day in 1944, everything changes. The Nazis storm the homes of the Jewish village...

The mystery of Mrs. Christie : a novel —Benedict, Marie, author.
Book
2021
6 available of 37 items

"December 1926: England unleashes the largest manhunt in its history. The object of the search is not an escaped convict or a war criminal, but the missing wife of a WWI hero, up-and-coming mystery author Agatha Christie...

The invention of wings —Kidd, Sue Monk.
Book
2014
36 available of 56 items

"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be h...

Code name Hélène : a novel —Lawhon, Ariel, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 19 items

"A novel based on the real life story of socialite spy Nancy Wake, about the astonishing woman who killed a Nazi with her bare hands and went on to become one of the most decorated women in WWII"-- Provided by publisher....

The Paris orphan —Lester, Natasha, 1973- author.
Book
2019
18 available of 28 items

Manhattan, Paris, 1942: When Jessica May's successful modelling career is abruptly cut short, she is assigned to the war in Europe as a photojournalist for Vogue. But when she arrives the army men make her life as diffic...

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Book
2018
9 available of 20 items

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite. It is the spring of 1939, and three generati...

The light in hidden places : a novel based on the true story of Stefania Pódgorska —Cameron, Sharon, 1970- author.
Book
2020
0 available of 12 items

Sixteen-year-old Catholic Stefania Podgórska has worked in the Diamant family's grocery store in for four years, even falling in love with one of their sons, Izio; but when the Nazis came to Przemsyl, Poland, the Jewish...

Becoming Mrs. Lewis : a novel : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis —Henry, Patti Callahan, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 18 items

"The love story of C.S. Lewis and his wife, Helen Joy Davidman Gresham, was improbable--and seemingly impossible. Their Eros-story led to some of Lewis's greatest works, yet Joy is most commonly known for how she died. B...

The Arctic fury : a novel —Macallister, Greer, author.
Book
2021
1 available of 17 items

"1855: Virginia Reeve is summoned by an eccentric Brit with a compelling offer. Lady Jane Franklin wants her to lead a dozen women into the Arctic in search of the ships of her husband's lost expedition, and she's willin...

The Chanel sisters : a novel —Little, Judithe, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 15 items

Raised by pious nuns, Antoinette, the younger sister of Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel, escapes to Paris, where her shared effort to launch a fashion brand is challenged by discriminating conventions and the horrors of World Wa...

The royal governess : a novel of Queen Elizabeth II's childhood —Holden, Wendy, 1965- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 15 items

"Sunday Times bestselling author Wendy Holden brings to life the unknown childhood years of one of the world's most iconic figures, Queen Elizabeth II, and reveals the little-known governess who made Britain's queen into...

The dig —Preston, John, 1953- author.
Book
2016
0 available of 8 items

"A succinct and witty literary venture that tells the strange story of a priceless treasure discovered in East Anglia on the eve of World War II. In the long, hot summer of 1939, Britain is preparing for war, but on a ri...

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Large Print
2017
0 available of 4 items

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite.

Petra —Lambert, Shaena, author.
Book
2020
10 available of 14 items

"Inspired by the life and death of Petra Kelly, the original Green Party leader and political activist who fought for the planet and human rights in 1980s Germany, Shaena Lambert brings us a timely and captivating new no...

Sword of kings —Cornwell, Bernard, author.
Book
2019
50 available of 58 items

Uhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word. An oath bound him to King Alfred. An oath bound him to Ǽthelflaed. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. For Uhtred has swor...

The queen's secret : a novel of England's World War II queen —Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.
Book
2020
10 available of 16 items

In this novel of royal secrets and intrigue set during World War II, Karen Harper lifts the veil on one of the worlds most fascinating families, and how its secret weapon of a matriarch maneuvered her way through one of ...

Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear —Mattick, Lindsay.
Book
2015
41 available of 46 items

During World War I, Captain Harry Colebourn, a Canadian veterinarian rescued a bear cub on his way to Europe and took her to the war.

Mrs. Lincoln's sisters —Chiaverini, Jennifer, author.
Book
2020
29 available of 32 items

In 1875, Elizabeth Todd Edwards is shocked to learn her estranged sister, Mary Todd Lincoln, has tried to take her own life. This event causes Elizabeth to look back on her fraught relationship with her famous sister.

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