|Wherever There Is Light||Peter Golden||
WHEREVER THERE IS LIGHT is based on the true story of traditionally African-American colleges in the 1930s rescuing Jewish-German professors and bringing them to the United States to teach. One such fictionalized case is presented with the faculty member's son falling in love with the university president's daughter....
|Nothing Is Forgotten||Peter Golden||
NOTHING IS FORGOTTEN is the story of a budding radio host in 1950s New Jersey who travels to Khrushchev’s USSR to discover who was behind the murder of his Russian-Jewish grandmother, as well as to learn more about himself and his family's dark past. It's an absolutely fantastic look at the post-WWII global climate and how it...
|El Paso: A Novel*||Winston Groom||
EL PASO* is the remarkable story of American millionaires purchasing millions of square miles of Mexican land during the revolution and setting up their own fiefdoms. Pancho Villa did not like this arrangement and began to rape, pillage and murder.
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|The Four Winds||Kristin Hannah||
THE FOUR WINDS takes place in 1934 Texas, during the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl, where droughts have destroyed the land and left farmers helpless. Elsa Martinelli, like so many of her neighbors, is left with only two options: try to survive on her dry and withered farm, or to make her way west towards the great...
|The Last of the Seven: A Novel of World War II||Steven Hartov||
THE LAST OF THE SEVEN: A NOVEL OF WORLD WAR II is a powerful, brave and heroic page-turning story of German Jews infiltrating Nazi posts, contributing major results to the Allied victory. Bosed on historical documents, these little known events helped turn the tide of the war.
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|The Secret Book of Flora Lea||Patti Callahan Henry||
THE SECRET BOOK OF FLORA LEE will be one of the publishing world's blockbusters for 2023. Patti Callahan spent years in England researching the historical facts to write this heartrending, captivating tale.There are too many wonderful incentives to mention all, but the spellbinding story centers around the mystery of a magical...
|The Invention of Wings||Sue Monk Kidd||
THE INVENTION OF WINGS debuted at #1 on The New York Times best-seller list. Based on a true story and inspired by a heroic woman, the riveting story is set prior to the Civil War and recognizes two sisters of privilege struggling to be abolitionists going against their family, friends and community....
|Mercury Pictures Presents||Anthony Marra||
MERCURY PICTURES PRSENTS is one of the most anticipated books of the year. The brilliant Anthony Marra has spun a masterful tale of a studio producer in Hollywood in the 1940's who attempts to hide her roots of Mussolini's Italy. A far ranging cast of characters come from around the world to forge star-studded careers...
|December '41: A World War II Thriller||William Martin||
DECEMBER '41 follows a German agent planning to assasinate President Roosevelt on the White House grounds as he lights the national Christmas tree. The tension boils over when it is announced that Winston Churchill will join FDR for the ceremonies.
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|The Winter Soldier||Daniel Mason||
THE WINTER SOLDIER follows a young doctor looking for adventure and romance by enlisting with Austria-Hungary in WWI. He reaches...