Posted in 20th Century Reviews WWII

review: War in My Town

War in My Town by E. Graziani Bruna Pucci is an eleven-year-old girl living in a small village in northern…

Posted in 20th Century Non-Fiction WWII

review: Courage & Defiance

Courage & Defiance: Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in WWII Denmark by Deborah Hopkinson “Only a drop in the…

Posted in 20th Century Author Interview WWII

author interview: Margaret Wurtele

“A young Italian woman risks her life to defy the injustice surrounding her in Margaret Wurtele’s The Golden Hour, a…

Posted in 20th Century Reviews WWII

review: The Golden Hour

The Golden Hour by Margaret Wurtele Giovanna Bellini is just seventeen years old when her hometown of Lucca, Italy is…

Posted in 19th Century 20th Century Napoleonic Wars Reviews Time Travel WWII

review: Dark Mirror

Dark Mirror by M. J. Putney Victoria ‘Tory’ Mansfield is a gentleman’s daughter in the year 1803. Through an act…

Posted in 20th Century Reviews WWII

review: 1939: Into the Dark

1939 Into the Dark by Paula Phelan I accepted this book for review with some trepidation, as I do with…