Inheritors

Spanning than 150 years, and set in multiple locations in colonial and postcolonial Asia and the United States, Inheritors paints a kaleidoscopic portrait of its characters as they grapple with the legacies of loss, imperialism, and war n nWritten from myriad perspectives and in a wide range of

Talking Until Nightfall: Remembering Jewish Salonica 1941-44

Whoever 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

n 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

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)

In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.

Across the Winding River

A 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

The Book of Lost Names

Inspired 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

Florence Adler Swims Forever

Over the course of one summer that begins with a shocking tragedy, three generations of the Adler family grapple with heartbreak, romance, and the weight of family secrets n nEvery summer, Esther and Joseph Adler rent their house out to vacationers escaping to America s Playground and move into th

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 Beekeeper's Promise

Heartbroken and hoping for a new start, Abi Howes takes a summer job in rural France at the Ch teau Bellevue The old ch teau echoes with voices from the past, and soon Abi finds herself drawn to one remarkable woman s story, a story that could change the course of her summer and her life n nIn 1938,

The Secret Orphan

As the Nazis relentless bombs fall during the Blitz of Coventry, six year old Rose Sherbourne finds herself orphaned and under the guardianship of a Cornish farmer s daughter, Elenor Cardew n nElenor knows that the only way to protect spirited Rose is to leave the city and make a new life for themse

Have You Seen Luis Velez?

Raymond Jaffe feels like he doesn t belong Not with his mother s new family Not as a weekend guest with his father and his father s wife Not at school, where he s an outcast After his best friend moves away, Raymond has only two real connections to the feral cat he s tamed and to a blind ninety

The Choice: Embrace the Possible

It s 1944 and sixteen year old ballerina and gymnast Edith Eger is sent to Auschwitz Separated from her parents on arrival, she endures unimaginable experiences, including being made to dance for the infamous Josef Mengele When the camp is finally liberated, she is pulled from a pile of bodies, ba

The Snow Gypsy

n From the bestselling author of The Woman on the Orient Express comes a haunting novel of two women one determined to uncover the past and the other determined to escape it nAt the close of World War II, London is in ruins and Rose Daniel isn t at peace Eight years ago, her brother disappeared wh

Her Last Flight

In 1947, photographer and war correspondent Janey Everett arrives at a remote surfing village on the Hawaiian island of Kauai to research a planned biography of forgotten aviation pioneer Sam Mallory, who joined the loyalist forces in the Spanish Civil War and never returned Obsessed with Sam s fat

Daughters of the Night Sky

n A novel inspired by the most celebrated regiment in the Red Army about a woman s sacrifice, courage, and love in a time of war nRussia, 1941 Katya Ivanova is a young pilot in a far flung military academy in the Ural Mountains From childhood, she s dreamed of taking to the skies to escape her bl

Code Name Hélène

This book is based on the life of Nancy Wake, an Australian expat who worked as a reporter for Hearst in Paris just before WWII and later as a spy for the British Lawhon throws readers into the middle of the action, as Nancy, under the alias H l ne, prepares to parachute from an RAF plane into Fran

Stealing the Crown (A Guy Harford Mystery #1)

Britain is at war but the greatest threat to the Crown might be within the Palace walls n nLondon, 1941 Major Edgar Brampton is found shot dead in his office in Buckingham Palace All signs point towards a self inflicted tragedy, but when Palace authorities hurry his body away and order staff to sta