Lady Clementine

Lady ClementineNew from Marie Benedict, the New York Times bestselling author of The Only Woman in the Room An incredible novel that focuses on one of the people who had the most influence during World War I and World War II Clementine Churchill n nIn 1909, Clementine Churchill steps off a train with her new hus

The Girl with the Golden Scissors: A Novel

The Girl with the Golden Scissors: A NovelFrom the bestselling author of The Lioness of Morocco and The Elephant Keeper s Daughter, the story of an ambitious young woman discovering friendship, love, and her own identity on the eve of World War I n nChristmas 1889 A baby is born in the early hours at Vienna General Hospital, only to be aban

The Silver Music Box (Silver Music Box #1)

The Silver Music Box (Silver Music Box #1)A captivating cross generational novel from German author Mina Baites about a Jewish family divided by World War II and an inheritance with the power to bring them back together n n1914 For Paul, with love Jewish silversmith Johann Blumenthal engraved those words on his most exquisite creation, a s

Penny for Your Secrets (Verity Kent, #3)

Penny for Your Secrets (Verity Kent, #3)England, 1919 In Anna Lee Huber s latest mystery, former Secret Service agent Verity Kent is finding that life after wartime offers its own share of danger n nThe Great War may be over, but for many, there are still obstacles on the home front Reconciling with her estranged husband makes Veri

Girls on the Line

Girls on the LineFrom the celebrated author of Daughters of the Night Sky comes a stirring novel inspired by the courage, dedication, and love of the unsung heroines of the Great War n nDecember 1917 As World War I rages in Europe, twenty four year old Ruby Wagner, the jewel in a prominent Philadelphia family, prepa

The Poppy Wife: A Novel of the Great War

The Poppy Wife: A Novel of the Great WarIn the tradition of Jennifer Robson and Hazel Gaynor, this unforgettable debut novel is a sweeping tale of forbidden love, profound loss, and the startling truth of the broken families left behind in the wake of World War I.1921 Survivors of the Great War are desperately trying to piece together th

A Cruel Deception (Bess Crawford, #11)

A Cruel Deception (Bess Crawford, #11)In the aftermath of World War I, nurse Bess Crawford attempts to save a troubled former soldier from a mysterious killer n nThe Armistice of November 1918 ended the fighting, but the Great War will not be over until a Peace Treaty is drawn up and signed by all parties Representatives from the Allies

The Poppy Field

The Poppy FieldOne to Watch Good HousekeepingThis year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.Young nurse, Gemma, is struggling with the traumas she has witnessed through her job in the NHS Needing to escape from it all, Gemma agrees to help renovate a rundown farmhouse in Doullens, Franc

Hotel Sacher

Hotel SacherWenen, 1892 Als Eduard, de man van Anna Sacher, plotseling overlijdt, gaat iedereen ervan uit dat ze zich zal terugtrekken uit het hotel dat ze samen met haar man runde Maar Anna laat zich niet in het keurslijf persen en besluit zelf de leiding over te nemen Gesteund door haar trouwe personeel en

Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918

Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918From National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin comes a fascinating look at the history and science of the deadly 1918 flu pandemic and the chances for another worldwide pandemic.In spring of 1918, World War I was underway, and troops at Fort Riley, Kansas, found themselves felled by influenza By

The Royal Nanny

The Royal NannyBased on a seldom told true story, this novel is perfect for everyone who is fascinated by Britain s royal family a behind the scenes look into the nurseries of little princes and the foibles of big princes n nApril, 1897 A young nanny arrives at Sandringham, ancestral estate of the Duke and Duchess