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Book: Where Children Run - A true child abuse story (Pischke Twins Book 1) by Karen Emilson
For fans of Spilled Milk and A Child Called "It" comes an unforgettable story of survival and a powerful testament to the strength and adaptability of the human spirit. Twins David and Dennis Pischke's lives change forever when their father dies, and a man damaged by the war arrives at their farm near the isolated town of Moosehorn, Manitoba. Boleslaw Domko quickly works his way into their lives [...]
 
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: The German in the German Uniform by Karolin Ross
The German in this fiction novel is a man and a father who is ready to do whatever it takes for the right cause and his family. Categorized as the German in the German Uniform, Konrad Schulte has to distinguish the positive aspects of his position and conserve them in his battle to overcome the overall expectations of what a German uniform brings in the 1940's era. Determined in his belief that [...]
 
Book: Im Auge der Öffentlichkeit - Eine Kurzgeschichte (Red Shorts Series 2) [German Edition] by Karen Jung
'Im Auge der Offentlichkeit' is the German translation of the short story 'Public Criminal', which was published in May 2014. The story is about a crime that was committed in the midst of bystanders, journalists and the police. The terrible consequence of this crime is the death of a young girl and the guilt that has tormented David Freeman ever since. An encounter on the anniversary of the [...]
 
Book: Weniger (German Edition) by Antje Doehring
"Weniger ist mehr!", verkundete Paolo. Anschliessend hat der Schulschwarm sie abserviert. Seitdem will Jasmin bloss eins: dunner = attraktiver werden. Wenn ihre Familie beim Mittagstisch sitzt, mimt Jasmin deshalb die Esserin nur noch. Das meiste kippt sie spater heimlich weg. Hilfe beim Abnehmen erhofft sie sich im Internetforum der "Porzellan-Madchen". Mit der Moderatorin dieser Seite hat sie [...]
 
Book: Refuge in his Arms by Lizzie Ashworth
Even in her sleep, Mackenzie Kilpatrick remembers this is a dream she has dreamed before. She snugs her forehead against Sid's neck and inhales his familiar scent. His strong arms clasp tightly around her, pressing his heartbeat through the thin cotton t-shirt. She strokes the back of his neck as her face nestles in the curve of his shoulder. The dream shifts and changes. Sid's husky voice comes [...]
 
Book: The Last Boat by John F. Hanley
The Last Boat is the second novel by author John Hanley, and the follow up to Against the Tide The book opens in the middle of the greatest naval disaster in British history when the Luftwaffe bombs and sinks the hastily converted Cunard liner, HMT Lancastria. In the ten minutes of bombing and strafing, over 5,000 troops and civilians are blown apart by the high explosive bombs. These losses [...]
 
Book: The Betrayal (The Guernsey Novels Book 6) by Anne Allen
"An absolutely riveting read" Book Six of The Guernsey Novels is another dual-time story set during the German Occupation and present-day Guernsey and is likely to appeal particularly to fans of the book The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. Treachery and theft lead to death - and love 1940. Teresa Bichard and her baby are sent by her beloved husband , Leo, to England as the Germans [...]
 
Book: Dangerous Waters (The Guernsey Novels Book 1) by Anne Allen
** Awarded Silver in the WishingShelfAwards ** Dangerous Waters is the first of The Guernsey Novels, linked but standalone stories, which will appeal to fans of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. Tragedy seems to follow Jeanne Le Page around . . . Can she really go through it again and survive? She is lucky to be alive ... at sixteen Jeanne was almost killed in a boating accident [...]
 
Book: Both Sides - English and German families at war by Sybil Powell
This is a story with many tales within it all based in the Second World War. A story that deals with the trials and tribulations of two families one German and one English on each side of the divide. The English family from father down engaged in and about the RAF and eager to support their country. The German family farmers who do not like the autocratic and authoritarian rule of the Nazi party [...]
 
Book: Echoes of Time (The Guernsey Novels Book 5) by Anne Allen
WINNER OF THE DIAMOND BOOK AWARD 2017 The fifth of The Guernsey Novels , Echoes of Time is a dual-time story set in the German Occupation and present-day Guernsey and is likely to appeal to fans of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society . Betrayal, injustice and revenge echo down the years... 1940. Olive marries farmer Bill Falla. The Germans occupy Guernsey . All too soon Olive [...]
 
Book: Crazy Quilt - Pieces of a Mennonite Life by Cynthia Yoder
A love story. A search for identity in Pennsylvania Dutch Country. A ground-breaking memoir, first published in 2003. In her mid-twenties and in a state of despair, Cynthia leaves her husband, and drops out of her studies at Columbia University. She moves home to rural Pennsylvania to collect stories from her Pennsylvania German Mennonite family. While living with her aunt and uncle, she [...]
 
Book: No Bones About It (Ginger Barnes Main Lines Mysteries) by Donna Huston Murray
On the heels of a nasty divorce, a dog trainer is blamed for her ex-husband's suspicious death. Evidence suggests she programmed their jointly owned guard dog to attack the prominent diet doctor, but did she? As the accused is being led off to jail, she begs her friend and sometime sleuth, Ginger Barnes, to save the champion German shepherd's life, an assignment that demands nothing less than the [...]
 
Book: She Ruined Hitler by Richard Rubacher
Teaser: A French Jewish woman ruined Hitler's life by impersonating der Furher's demonic mentor. The opening shows a painting of the German warrior god Wotan. He bears a remarkable resemblance to Adolph Hitler the forelock and the mustache. The painting was done in 1889, the year Hitler was born. Rudolf Hess, the Deputy Fuhrer and second to Goering in the line of succession, approaches English [...]
 
Book: Tango Boat Dancers by Charles Frankhauser
From the earliest of times, leaders encouraged groups of people to accomplish difficult tasks. Issues associated with maintaining high levels of morale were critical to the success of the tasks at hand. During the 1930's, an Admiral seeks advice from a psychologist in regard to maintaining high levels of morale among sailors serving long tours at sea. A male and two female naval officers lead a [...]
 
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: Der Fluch der Finca - Ein Mystery Romance Roman (German Edition) von Deborah Dalton
Mystery Romance Thriller. Die 26 jahrige Michelle Penn trauert in San Diego um ihren Mann Harry. Er ist als Soldat vor 18 Monaten bei einem Anschlag im Irak umgekommen. Um den Verlust verarbeiten zu konnen, beschliesst Michelle, das Angebot ihrer besten Freundin Juanita anzunehmen. Sie reist fur unbestimmte Zeit nach Mallorca, auf eine alte Finca, die sich im Besitz von Juanitas Vater befindet. [...]
 
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 Family Divided (The Guernsey Novels Book 4) by Anne Allen
The fourth of The Guernsey Novels, covering both contemporary Guernsey and the time of the Occupation. Likely to appeal to fans of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. One family, divided by death - and money - Andy Batiste, at loggerheads with his degenerate cousin, seeks to discover the truth of his family history. Why was his pregnant grandmother forced to flee to France? What [...]
 
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: Diamonds For The Wolf (Jack Renouf Book 3) by John F. Hanley
It's October 1940 - You're 20 and still in love - Your island home is now occupied by the Germans - Caroline is in their hands and Rachel is trapped in France - Your best friend, Saul, works for Naval Intelligence - His boss is Lieutenant Commander Ian Fleming - His job is to set Europe ablaze - You've been training as a commando - You know how to start fires - You're Jack Renouf and - You're [...]
 
Book: An Automobile Odyssey by John Dalessio
You are about to read a story of a man who started out in life with next to nothing and was able to achieve the American dream with notable successes in the automobile industry. This is an industry with a history that goes back one hundred and thirty years. I have always loved automobiles. Much has been written about America's love affair with the automobile. Americans have come to prefer cars to [...]
 
Book: Atlantic City Nazi by Charles Frankhauser
Historical fiction set in the late 1930's captures the glitter of Atlantic City, New Jersey on the eve of WWII. U-Boats train for action along America's coastline. A showgirl uses her charms to entice a young man into espionage; petty crimes lead to major crimes including murder, bank fraud, kidnapping, and a tragedy of epic proportions.
 
Book: Mennonite on the Edge - An Unlikely Romance by Cynthia Yoder
A new love story and a woman's search for identity by Mennonite-born author Cynthia Yoder. Wedded bliss gives way to dismay as MaryJo, a country girl, settles into her new life with Adam in the City that Never Sleeps. She begins questioning her future as news from home brings up a past relationship that ended badly. Determined to live life on her own terms, she goes home to Lancaster to find [...]
 
Book: Die Wissenschaft des Reichwerdens - Lernen Sie, Gerlerntes zu vergessen, um Neues über die New Economy erlernen zu können (German Edition) by Dwayne ...
Vergessen Sie nicht dieses Zitat von Alvin Toffler, welcher die technologische Entwicklung studierte und uns sagt, welchen Einfluss diese auf die gesamte Gesellschaft haben wird: "Analphabeten der Zukunft sind nicht die Personen, die nicht lesen und schreiben konnen, sondern die Personen, die nicht Gelerntes vergessen und umlernen konnen." Er meinte damit, dass wir lernen und verlernen mussen, [...]
 
Book: The Stone Dog by Robert Mitchell
WILL THE IRON CHEST BE WORTH THE BLOODSHED? The Count Felix von Luckner, Master of the German raider Seeadler, the last privateer, lowers a sealed iron chest into the waters of a small unnamed bay off Wakaya Island, Fiji, under cover of darkness in the year 1917. A chance remark over fifty years later sends four young Australians to search for that chest and the wealth it is said to contain, [...]
 
Book: A Teacher of Time Theresienstadt Concentration Camp by Mary Maxie
When German teacher Laurena Woytowicz arrives at Peter Albright's school for the new school term, Peter suddenly begins having debilitating headaches. Laurena's talented Reiki ability is the only thing that seems to help him get rid of the pain. When Laurena finds an old piano at the Phoenix Musical Instrument Museum, that has a secret drawer with a notebook in it, she invites Peter to help her [...]
 
Book: Lancaster Bomber Tail Gunner - The gripping short story of a bombing raid over Berlin and deadly encounters with German ME109 fighters in WW2 by Warne ...
This short story - 3700 words - is based upon a true account of a German fighter attack related to me years ago by an old friend, who was one of the few tail gunners to survive the 30 missions required for Lancaster crew. My friend's first name is Harry, he is still alive, and I have used his name as the tail gunner in this story. The opening lines find Harry's love Maureen washing glasses in an [...]
 
Book: Trapped in Shades of Grey by Christopher Slater
During the trying days of World War II, everyone was called upon to do their patriotic duty. But what if that duty required you to live, eat, sleep, and fight alongside the enemy? Christoph Ernst, the son of German immigrants, is recruited to become a deep cover agent in the German Wermacht. He excels at his assignment as a soldier and a spy. As the war in Europe heats up, he realizes that he has [...]
 
Book: Incursion by Richard Turner
Parachuted into Nazi occupied Norway, a team of allied commandos struggle against the elements and time try and locate an advanced German plane reported to have crashed in the hills near a small German army radio station. Working closely with the Norwegian resistance, Captain James Shaw and his team quickly discover that things are not what they seem. Soon, mysterious and unexplained deaths begin [...]
 


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