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Book: Refugee - Rolf must put the war's carnage behind him and learn to love again by Reece Pocock
Dresden fire bombers Rolf Krieger holds Willem, his son, in his arms as he dies his family suffocates in the inferno. In 1950 Australia, Rolf starts a new life. But the war will not go away, Dresden, nightmares, Germany, deserters, killing fields, dead bodies, military hospitals, and refugee centres, fill his mind. He faces prejudice and his war wounds from Tobruk cause pain. He uses his [...]
 
Book: Anna's Bear - 5 Days of Moral Conflict And Pursuit, Nazi Germany, 1939 by O.W. Shumaker
Winner: Lyra Award for Best Historical Fiction Germany. 1939. Young Inga Salzer hardens her heart and prostitutes herself to the Nazi Lebensborn program which drives toward the expansion of the Aryan race. Now pregnant by an SS officer, she proudly anticipates offering her "sacred child of good blood" to the Third Reich. Fifteen year old Max Drexel immerses himself in the brutal sports of the [...]
 
Book: Queen of the Bremen - The True Story of an American Child Trapped in Germany During World War II by Marlies DiFante
It is 1939 when five-year-old Marlies Adams travels with her family on a transatlantic journey from America to Germany so that her mother can visit her terminally ill father. As the SS Bremen leaves New York Harbor with Marlies and her family as passengers, Marlies has no idea that what is intended to be a three-month stay will turn into a seven-year struggle to stay alive in a living hell. No [...]
 
Book: 100 German Short Stories for Beginners - Learn German With Short Stories Including Audiobook (German Edition Foreign Language Book 1) by Christian Stahl
How is it possible to learn German easily and effortlessly by yourself? The most effective way to learn German is reading interesting German short stories. Learning German doesn't have to be boring and agonizing! Here you have 100 entertaining and interesting German short stories for beginners and intermediate learning level. German for beginners can be challenging, but not with this book. All [...]
 
Book: Track 9 by Sue Rovens
After a catastrophic railway accident leaves a trail of carnage and devastation in its wake, the small train station in Rain, Germany is shuttered. Six months later, Gary and Grace Wolf, returning home after their belated honeymoon, find themselves trapped inside the now defunct terminal. What they discover within its walls leads them to make harrowing decisions. What they learn about each other [...]
 
Book: A Fragment of Destiny (A Christopher Sheppard Adventure) by Richard Turner
In 1918, a German U-boat on a clandestine mission to the United States vanishes at sea. Ten years later, Christopher Sheppard finds himself thrust into a deadly race to find the truth about the missing submarine and why someone is willing to risk it all to stop him. From New York, to Europe, to Greenland, Sheppard must keep one step ahead of a man, blinded by grief, who will stop at nothing until [...]
 
Book: Oh sh!t, you're black! by Lawrence D. Elliott
Is there a difference between racism and just having a prejudice? In this collection of humorous anecdotes, the author explores an important question. Picture this...you're on the phone with a guy you've never met. He has a strong and rugged sounding voice. You envision he's six feet five, muscular, and handsome. A perfect specimen of maleness! Then, you're shocked upon meeting him. He's actually [...]
 
Book: The Family that went to War by Gordon Smith
In1914 Australia joined England and declared war on Germany and it's allies. In the small New South Wales town of Cootamundra 6 young Australians, all from the same family, individually joined the fight. This saga follows their journeys through Gallipoli and the Western Front. The saga also covers time in Egypt, England and France away from the fighting. This is a story of a family and how it was [...]
 
Book: Reanna Reloaded by Edward Vogler
A Secret Weapon in the Wrong Hands It is 1950, and the Iron Curtain has darkened the European stage. Veteran CIA agent Jim Wilson is tasked with rescuing German scientist Derrick Schneider, who must be brought safely back to the United States in only five days, he will be transported to Moscow, and if the Russians get him, they will break him for information about a weapon that would allow world [...]
 
Book: Across Great Divides by Monique Roy
Across Great Divides is a timeless, World War II story of the upheavals of war, the power of family, and the resiliency of human spirit. When Hitler comes to power in 1933, one Jewish family refuses to be destroyed and defies the Nazis only to come up against another struggle confronting Apartheid in South Africa. Sixteen-year-old Eva and her twin sister, Inge, witness their lives in Berlin [...]
 
Book: LANCASTER BOMBER HAMBURG RAID by Warne Wilson
This short read - 6800 words - is based upon research, the author's hands on knowledge of flying, and his lifetime interest in Lancasters. VIEW THE SHORT VIDEO INTRO. https://vimeo.com/238765205 - As an 11 year old on VJ Day, the day peace was declared at the end of World War Two, the author can remember the scene in Ballarat's main street in Victoria Australia; joyful crowds dancing, tram bells [...]
 
Book: How Angels Die by David-Michael Harding
In the darkest days of World War II, when France found itself at the mercy of a brutal dictator, the frontlines of resistance may just have been in the grasp of a few good women. How Angels Die, the epic work of historical fiction by author David-Michael Harding, delivers a highly inventive and uncommon take on the French Resistance that is certain to appeal to anyone who relishes a blood-pumping [...]
 
Book: Mathison by Leela Dutt
This story is told to a baby girl born at the beginning of the 21st century, and traces her ancestors for a hundred years. One of her great-grandfathers grew up in Kolkata in an ancient family home, another was a Jew who fled Nazi Germany. The narrator is a computer program which is being created in an artificial intelligence research unit at Cardiff University, where the baby's mother works in [...]
 
Book: The Cannon King's Daughter by David Stroebel
Banished from a Dynasty- the true, untold story of Engelbertha Krupp. With the help of thee elderly relatives, American author David Stroebel discloses the undocumented banishment of a member of the Krupp (known today as ThyssenKrupp AG) 400-year-old steel dynasty of Essen, Germany, and it's his great-grandmother who had immigrated to Jersey City, New Jersey in the late 1800's.
 
Book: Sewing Can Be Dangerous And Other Small Threads by S. R. Mallery
WHEN HISTORY, MYSTERY, ACTION, and ROMANCE ARE ALL ROLLED INTO ONE! These eleven short stories range from drug traffickers using hand-woven wallets, to a U.S. slave sewing freedom codes into her quilts; from a cruise ship murder mystery with a quilt instructor and a NYPD police detective, to a couple hiding Christian passports into a comforter in Nazi Germany; from an old Salem Witchcraft wedding [...]
 
Book: Christmas Stories from my Heart by Lawrence D. Elliott
What if your greatest gift for the holidays was a roof over your head, food on the table, or the kindness of strangers? Lawrence D. Elliott is an author and a contributor to the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul book series. He's also a contributor to The Huffington Post (now known as HuffPost). Lawrence has also been interviewed for The Wall Street Journal Radio Network. Lawrence is a [...]
 
Book: Remembrances - A British and American Tale by William Lee Burch
Two families with widely differing perspectives, and more than 5,000 miles apart but destined to share in a common bond, struggle with hard times, personal problems, and war during three of the deadliest decades in human history. This adventure, set amid constantly changing historical events, will test the souls of these families but prove that tenacity, laughter, and the undeniable spirit of [...]
 
Book: Hitler Here by George Thomas Clark
HITLER HERE is a well researched and lyrically written biographical novel offering first-person stories by the Fuehrer and a variety of other characters. This intimate approach invites the reader to peer into Hitler's mind, talk to Eva Braun, joust with Goering, Goebbels, and Himmler, debate with the generals, fight on land and at sea and in the air, and huddle in the death camps as, everywhere, [...]
 
Book: You Are My Sunshine - A Holocaust Novel. Book two of the All My Love Detrick, series by Roberta Kagan
"You Are My Sunshine," is the sequel to "All My Love, Detrick," this novel is set during the holocaust. When Helga Haswell becomes pregnant by a married SS officer who abandons her, she finds herself alone and desperate. She is afraid to tell her parents that she is pregnant out of wedlock, so her doctor suggests that Helga check into Heinrich Himmler's home for the Lebensborn. This is a program, [...]
 
Book: The Bride's Trunk - A Story of War and Reconciliation by Ingrid Dixon
Do you like books that bring history to life? Then you'll love The Bride's Trunk , because it's a page-turner, a true story of love and reconciliation in the aftermath of the Second World War. Beautifully told, it stays with you long after the last page is sadly turned. Imagine you must decide the rest of your life in one evening. This is the momentous choice facing Minny, a young woman who has [...]
 
Book: Blogging der moderne Weg zum Reichtum (German Edition) by Laura Maya
Bloggen - der moderne Weg zum Reichtum - "Geteiltes Wissen ist gewonnenes Wissen. Wissen, das ihr gewonnen habt, gehort immer euch." Eine Geschaftsperson lebt von Auftragen und bemuht sich um die Gewahrleistung der Kundenzufriedenheit. Indem er seine Erfahrung an seine Mitarbeiter weitergibt, vergrossert er sein Kundenpotential und erweitert sein Geschaft. Diese Philosophie gilt auch fur das [...]
 
Book: Hand-Me-Down Bride by Juliet Vandiver Waldron
To help her impoverished family, Sophie agrees to marry a wealthy older in far off America. Less than twenty-four hours after she arrives in German's Mill, Pennsylvania, events have taken a far stranger turn than anything she could have imagined. Set in Post-Civil-War Pennsylvania, this tale of an arranged marriage is as much family saga as romance. Sophie is a sensitive young woman struggling to [...]
 
Book: The Master and the Maid (Heaven's Ponds) by Laura Libricz
She's lost her work, her home and her freedom. Now, harboring a mysterious newborn, she could lose her life. In 17th Century Germany on the brink of the Thirty Years War, 24-year-old Katarina is traded to the patrician Sebald Tucher by her fiance Willi Prutt in order to pay his debts. En route to her forced relocation to the Tucher country estate, Katarina is met by a crazed archer, [...]
 
Book: The Chalk Circle - Intercultural Prizewinning Essays by Tara Lynn Masih
Winner of a Skipping Stones Honor Award, a Benjamin Franklin silver medal award, and a ForeWord Book of the Year Award Editor Tara L. Masih put out a call in 2007 for Intercultural Essays dealing with the subjects of "culture, race, and a sense of place." The prizewinners are gathered for the first time in a ground-breaking anthology that explores many facets of culture not previously found under [...]
 
Book: Desperate Pursuit in Venice by Karynne Summars
Desperate Pursuit in Venice is a sophisticated drama romance thriller set mainly in Italy. When New York Private Equity partner Kataryna Taylor pursues the acquisition of a successful Italian biomedical company, she meets and falls in love with Luca Romano, a member of the existing shareholders. Kataryna and Luca engage in a sensual love affair leading to a committed relationship. But danger and [...]
 
Book: Double Spy by Peter van Wermeskerken
Synopsis: Double Spy is my autobiography as a double agent in East Germany and the Netherlands, from March 1967 to September 1970. While I visited a young woman in Chemnitz, two men approached her, wanting to see me. Soon after, we spoke, and they recruited me as a spy for the HVA (intelligence service of the Ministry of State Security, the STASI). Back in the Netherlands, I immediately reported [...]
 
Book: All My Love, Detrick by Roberta Kagan
All My Love,Detrick is the story of a forbidden love that thrusts two families, one German,one Jewish, into a spider web of danger during the terrifying years of the Third Reich. Detrick was born with every quality that would ensure his destiny as a leader of Adolph Hitler's coveted Aryan race. But on his 7th birthday, an unexpected event changed the course of his destiny forever. As the Nazis [...]
 
Book: Silent Coup - A Diana Hunter Thriller by Joan Francis
When private investigator Diana Hunter inherits her Uncle Bennett's hidden fortune, she also gets his secret files and his enemies. With no knowledge of Bennett's clandestine past, Diana is bewildered when she is pursued by a shadow organization using the powers of the Patriot Act. Branded a terrorist, Diana is legally defenseless and realizes she can only save herself by uncovering Bennett's [...]
 
Book: Vanished in Berlin by Gry Finsnes
If you love two countries and they go to war with each other, which one do you choose to fight for? The German musician Friedrich is in Norway with his Norwegian girlfriend Ellen when Hitler attacks in April 1940. They flee together from Oslo but happen to find themselves very close to the fighting. Their dilemma is that both like Germany but not the Nazis, and Friedrich does not want to fight. [...]
 
Book: Bitte was? An American author's misadventures in the German language by Lawrence D. Elliott
This English-language HUMOR book hit #1 in 3 separate categories at Amazon.de, the German-language site. Lawrence D. Elliott is an American author, whose work has appeared in many popular books, including four from the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series. His words can also be read at The Huffington Post. He's been interviewed for such radio shows as The Daily Wrap from The Wall Street [...]
 
Book: Elvis From One Fan to Another - The Interactive Elvis Book by Robert Theisen
Elvis Presley was the first modern Rock & Roll star who lived a life stranger than fiction. He took the world by storm becoming the most popular Rock & Roll singer of all time. John Lennon himself declared, "Before Elvis there was nothing!" From One Fan to Another is a candid look at Elvis' life and music between 1953 and 1978. The book is completely interactive and contains hundreds of links to [...]
 
Book: Winner Lose All - A Spy vs Spy Thriller by William F. Brown
Combining the best of World War II historical fiction, action adventure, and romance, this fast-paced spy thriller will resonate. As WW II grinds to an halt in the rubble of Nazi Germany, all eyes turn to the next 'cold' one. The Americans, the Russians, and the British know the future belongs to whomever can grab Hitler's 'Wonder Weapon' technology, because his new rockets, jet fighters, and [...]
 
Book: Jackboot Britain - The Alternate History - Hitler's Victory & The Nazi UK! by Daniel S. Fletcher
The Alternate History - What if Hitler beat the Brits? JACKBOOT BRITAIN is a new novel set in an alternate 1940 in which Nazi Germany was victorious over the British Empire. Jackboot Britain is a nightmare world; the book tells a harrowing tale of militarisation, dehumanisation, prejudice, power and war, as it follows the trials and tribulations of a range of characters from various walks of [...]
 
Book: In Our Duffel Bags - Surviving the Vietnam Era by Richard C. Geschke, Robert A. Toto
They were young, and they were fighting a war no one wanted to fight. They chose to serve their country despite these challenges. In In Our Duffel Bags , authors Richard Geschke and Robert A. Toto narrate the stories and the experiences of what junior army officers faced as citizen soldiers during pre-voluntary military service from 1969 to 1972. This memoir provides an inside view of the [...]
 
Book: A Secret Life by Lee Carver
The German Army of World War II rips Karl Von Steuben from his family and privileged life, forcing him to conceal his American sympathies and Jewish heritage. Stripped of every tie to his home country, he determines to escape. As he crawls to the Siegfried Line, only he knows the hiding place of gold ingots melted from the jewelry of death camp prisoners. Wounded after assuming the identity of a [...]
 
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