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Book: Dangerous Waters (The Guernsey Novels Book 1) by Anne Allen
** Awarded Silver in the 2012 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: 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: 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 realises [...]
 
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: 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: 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: 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: Paradise Island, Heavenly Journey by Jon Magee
Dr. Kate Hartig writes "In his recently published first book From Barren Rocks to Living Stones Jon Magee recounts his teenage years living in Aden, Yemen, during the mid 1960s. In Paradise Island Jon travels back to an earlier period of his childhood. He reflects on his life as a young boy living with his family in Singapore during the 1950's. He discusses the trials and joy of British military [...]
 
Book: My Jobs and Why They All Sucked by Leonard Stegmann
Yes, every one of them. In "My Jobs and Why They All Sucked" Leonard Stegmann shares the lifetime of misery that he laughingly calls his career. From his first job as a paperboy through his wretched and numerous employment incarnations, Leonard soon discovered that his jobs all had one thing in common: they all sucked. Join in on the fun as Leonard stumbles his way through an endless stream of [...]
 
Book: The Youngest Patriot (Interesting Characters of the American Revolution) by Gene Ligotti
The Youngest Patriot is the story, the first in the trilogy, of the coming of age of a young boy set against the turmoil of the British occupation of Long Island during the American Revolution. Elijah Churchill defies his father and joins the Continental Army at age thirteen. The story culminates with Elijah as the recipent of the first Purple Heart; designed and awarded by General George [...]
 
Book: Grow in Grace (Apostle John Series 2) by Susan Preston
Benjamin knows he is running away. Struggling to handle the worst disappointment of his life, he abandons all he knows, and seeks refuge in the hard physical work as a grape picker in a vineyard. But will his time away from family and friends lead him away from God? Or will it lead him back to his Christian faith? Rachel, the granddaughter of the Jewish papyrus merchant, has been raised to [...]
 
Book: A Call Through Time by Tricia McGill
The Lord of Castlegrove Manor, heir to a vast fortune, is a studious History buff who loves reading about the years following the Roman occupation of Britain. Dissatisfied with running his extensive estate, a distraction from Bart's boredom is his erotic dreams. No woman but his dream lover will ever offer him the satisfaction he craves. During one of these dreams Bart wakes up miles from his [...]
 
Book: Five Steps by Tim I. Gurung
After losing his family in a freak accident, John had no desire of living and withdrew from the public by locking himself inside the house for a month. When he revisited the accident scene again, he found a memory stick that had five mysterious telephone numbers and decided to investigate them. It took him to Okinawa/Japan and introduced to Hirokaju-San, to Lhasa/Tibet and met Norbu, to [...]
 
Book: Freepetopia by Barbara Woster
(Juvenile Adventure) Have you ever wondered where your pets go when you let them out to play? Step inside the pages of this book to discover the answer -- with your host, Felicia Feline. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Barbara Woster is a writer, editor, and educator whose love of children inspires her writing. Freepetopia is her first book targeted to children (ages 7 to 12). She lives in Portland with her [...]
 
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: 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: 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: 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: Hidden In Plain Sight by Karen Batshaw
As Nazis expand their domination of the European continent, nearly sixty thousand Greek Jews mistakenly believe they are safe. Anna, a young Jewess from Salonika, has gone to live in Athens. Trained as a doctor, Anna knows if the German army invades, she will no longer be allowed to practice medicine at the hospitals. With great anguish, Anna masks her faith and her vocation to live as a [...]
 
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: A Teacher of Time - Berlin Wall by Mary Maxie
Book 2 of the Teacher of Time series. Peter and Laurena have adopted Friedrich, who they met on their time travels to a German concentration camp in 1943. Friedrich takes the same portal to the past, located at the Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. He ends up in 1974 Berlin, where he meets Mari, another violin student, whose family was trapped behind the wall when it was first [...]
 
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: 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: 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 Agnatum - A Strategic Intelligence And Defence Action and Adventure Thriller (Strategic Intelligence And Defence Novels) by Greg Stacey
The Agnatum An action packed Adventure Thriller. 'Compelling and exciting' When a 1940's, German, Blohm & Voss Ha 139 Seaplane appears off the coast of Southern England in 2012, Nathan Stone heads up a team from Strategic Intelligence And Defence, to unravel a web of intrigue, corruption and secrecy that dates back to the Second World War. At a pace that is fast, exhilarating and intriguing, the [...]
 
Book: The Stone Dog by Robert Mitchell
20th September 1917 - Wakaya, Fiji. The Count Felix von Luckner, Master of the German raider Seeadler, lowers a sealed iron chest into the waters of a small unnamed bay under cover of darkness. 17th December 1971 - Cairns, Australia. The chance mention of von Luckner's name revives memories of boyhood tales of the secrets of that far-off night, and of the iron chest watched over by the stone dog. [...]
 
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 [...]
 
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