Talking Until Nightfall: Remembering Jewish Salonica 1941-44

Talking Until Nightfall: Remembering Jewish Salonica 1941-44Whoever listens to a witness, becomes a witness Elie Wiesel n nWhen Nazi occupiers arrived in Greece in 1941, it was the beginning of a horror that would reverberate through generations In the city of Salonica Thessaloniki , almost 50,000 Jews were sent to Nazi concentration camps during the wa

The Black Swan of Paris

The Black Swan of Parisn A world at war A beautiful young star A mission no one expected n n nParis, 1944 n nCelebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse s position of privilege allows her to go undetected as an ally to the resistance n nWhen her estra

Rise & Shine

Rise & ShineEach morning, the last humans start their day with graphic footage from the front This is what sustains them literally n nIn a world where eight billion souls have perished, the survivors huddle together apart, perpetually at war, in the city states of Rise and Shine Yet this war, far from repres

Across the Winding River

Across the Winding RiverA woman unlocks the mystery of her father s wartime past in a moving novel about secrets, sacrifice, and the power of love by the bestselling author of Daughters of the Night Sky n nBeth Cohen wants to make the most of the months she has left with her elderly father, Max His only request of his daug


StayAn unforgettable novel about the power of friendship and kindness by the New York Times bestselling author of Pay It Forward n nIn the summer of 1969, fourteen year old Lucas Painter carries a huge weight on his shoulders His brother is fighting in Vietnam His embattled parents are locked in a neve

The Nightingale

The NightingaleIn love we find out who we want to be nIn war we find out who we are n nFRANCE, 1939 n nIn the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front She doesn t believe that the Nazis will invade France but invade they do, in droves of marching sold

The Book of Lost Friends

The Book of Lost FriendsA new novel inspired by historical events a story of three young women on a journey in search of family amidst the destruction of the post Civil War South, and of a modern day teacher who rediscovers their story and its connection to her own students lives n nLisa Wingate brings to life stories fro

The Dressmaker's Gift

The Dressmaker's Giftn A Washington Post and Charts bestseller n n From the bestselling author of The Beekeeper s Promise comes a gripping story of three young women faced with impossible choices How will history and their families judge them nParis, 1940 With the city occupied by the Nazis, three young se

The Book of Lost Names

The Book of Lost NamesInspired by an astonishing true story from World War II, a young woman with a talent for forgery helps hundreds of Jewish children flee the Nazis in this unforgettable historical novel from the international bestselling author of the epic and heart wrenching World War II tale Alyson Noel, 1 New

The Beekeeper of Aleppo

The Beekeeper of AleppoThe unforgettable love story of a mother blinded by loss and her husband who insists on their survival as they undertake the Syrian refugee trail to Europe n nNuri is a beekeeper his wife, Afra, an artist They live a simple life, rich in family and friends, in the beautiful Syrian city of Aleppo u

A Long Petal of the Sea

A Long Petal of the SeaIn the late 1930s, civil war gripped Spain When General Franco and his Fascists succeed in overthrowing the government, hundreds of thousands are forced to flee in a treacherous journey over the mountains to the French border Among them is Roser, a pregnant young widow, who finds her life irrevers

Agent 355

Agent 355Listening Length 2 hours and 7 minutes n nFrom Marie Benedict, best selling author of The Only Woman in the Room and Lady Clementine, comes a captivating work of historical fiction about a young female spy who may have changed the course of American History n nThe tide is turning against the colonists

A Woman of War

A Woman of WarFor readers of The Tattooist of Auschwitz and Kate Furnivall comes a gritty tale of courage, betrayal and love in the most unlikely of places Incredibly powerful, harrowing but ultimately uplifting I couldn t put this down Katie Fforde A fascinating story which had me forgetting it s fiction So

The Secrets We Kept

The Secrets We KeptSecretaries turned spies, love and duty, and sacrifice inspired by the true story of the CIA plot to infiltrate the hearts and minds of Soviet Russia, not with propaganda, but with the greatest love story of the twentieth century Doctor Zhivago n nAt the height of the Cold War, two secretaries are p

Sea of Memories

Sea of MemoriesWhen 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

Lilac Girls (Lilac Girls, #1)

Lilac Girls (Lilac Girls, #1)Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this debut novel reveals a story of love, redemption, and secrets that were hidden for decades New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate and a new love on the horizon But Caroline s world is fo

Mustard Seed

Mustard SeedThe bestselling author of Yellow Crocus returns with a haunting and tender story of three women returning to the plantation they once called home n nOberlin, Ohio, 1868 Lisbeth Johnson was born into privilege in the antebellum South Jordan Freedman was born a slave to Mattie, Lisbeth s beloved nurs

The Secret Orphan

The Secret OrphanKeep her secret n nKeep her safe n nOn the 14th November 1940, Hitler s bombs rain down on Coventry From the rubble of a bombed out family home, a young girl is saved but at what cost n nThis is a stunning and memorable page turner of love, loss and resilience for fans of Orphan Train and The Secret