Book Review: The Woman with the Blue Star

Author: Pam Jenoff Narrators: Jennifer Jill Araya, Emily Lawrence, Nancy Peterson Publication Date: May 5, 2021 ★★★★ Book Description From the New York Times bestselling author ofThe Lost Girls of Pariscomes a riveting tale of courage and unlikely friendship during World War II. 1942. Sadie Gault is eighteen and living with her parents in the Kraków Ghetto…

Book Review: Eternal

Eternal by Lisa Scottoline

Author: Lisa Scottoline Narrator: Cassandra Campbell, Edoardo Bellerini and Lisa Scottoline Publication Date: March 23, 2021 ★★★★ Book Description #1 bestselling author Lisa Scottoline offers a sweeping and shattering epic of historical fiction fueled by shocking true events, the tale of a love triangle that unfolds in the heart of Rome…in the creeping shadow of…

Book Review Blog Tour: The Lost Mother

The Lost Mother by Catherine Hokin

Author: Catherine Hokin Publication Date: January 28, 2021 ★★★★ Book Description She looked at the empty cradle where her baby had been. Her heart felt tattered and empty, like the hollow streets of Berlin after its people began to live in fear. Berlin, 1934. Homes once filled with laughter stand empty as the Nazi party’s…

Book Review Blog Tour: The Watchmaker of Dachau

The Watchmaker of Dachau by Carly Schabowski

Author: Carly Schabowski Publication Date: January 20, 2020 ★★★★ Book Description An unforgettable novel of human kindness, inspired by an incredible true story. Snow falls and a woman prepares for a funeral she has long expected, yet hoped would never come. As she pats her hair and straightens her skirt, she tells herself this isn’t…

Book Review Blog Tour: The German Girl

The German Girl by Lily Graham

Author: Lily Graham Publication Date: January 12, 2020 ★★★★ Book Description ‘Our parents were taken. And if we go home, the Nazis will take us too…’ Hamburg 1938. Fifteen-year-old Asta is hurrying home from school with her twin brother Jurgen. The mood in the city is tense – synagogues have been smashed with sledgehammers, and…

Book Review Blog Tour: An American in Paris

Author: Siobhan Curham Publication Date: January 4, 2020 ★★★★★ Book Description Paris, 1940: Walking through Montmartre that morning was like the eerie calm right before a storm. The roads were deserted. We carried on, arm in arm, and then finally, we saw them. Columns and columns of soldiers, spreading through the streets like a toxic…

Book Review Blog Tour: Wedding Bells on Victory Street

Wedding Bells on Victory Street by Pam Howes

Author: Pam Howes Publication Date: December 11, 2020 ★★★★ Book Description From Amazon bestseller Pam Howes comes a heartbreaking World War Two novel about a young woman trying to make the best of history’s darkest hour. Is a happy ever after impossible? Liverpool, 1943. For Bella Rogers, life is looking up. She loves performing with The Bryant…

Blog Tour Book Review: An Angel’s Work

Book Review An Angel's Work by Kate Eastham

Author: Kate Eastham Publication Date: October 21, 2020 ★★★★ Book Description Jo forced herself to look into the cot, but at first all she could see was grey dust from the explosion. Then, a tiny hand poked out through a layer of grit. In seconds she had the child scooped up and she could feel…

Book Review: Sisters of War

Sisters of War by Lana Korchik

Author: Lana Kortchik Publication Date: September 22, 2020 ★★★★★ Review Sisters of War by Lana Kortchik is a FANTASTIC historical fiction novel. I loved it so much. World War II is my favorite time period to read. Sisters of War is about World War II in Kiev. The story spans from the Nazis entering Kiev…