Historical fiction lovers, this one is for you. Read on for a little bit about each of these fabulous novels:
THE FOREST OF VANISHING STARS by Kristin Harmel
The New York Times bestselling author of the “heart-stopping tale of survival and heroism” (People) The Book of Lost Names returns with an evocative coming-of-age World War II story about a young woman who uses her knowledge of the wilderness to help Jewish refugees escape the Nazis—until a secret from her past threatens everything.
THREE WORDS FOR GOODBYE by Hazel Gaynor & Heather Webb
The USA Today bestselling authors of Meet Me in Monaco, return with a coming-of-age novel in which estranged sisters, Clara and Madeleine Sommers, travel across pre-WW2 Europe to fulfill their dying grandmother's last wish, and complete a journey started forty years earlier, inspired by famed reporter, Nellie Bly. Perfect for fans of Jennifer Robson, Beatriz Williams, and Kate Quinn.
RADAR GIRLS by Sara Ackerman
An extraordinary story inspired by the real Women’s Air Raid Defense, where an unlikely recruit and her sisters-in-arms forge their place in WWII history. “This historical fiction novel is empowering... Deliciously visceral, readers will be transported into the dreamy Hawaiian backdrop.” —Bookriot
SISTERS IN ARMS by Kaia Alderson
Kaia Alderson’s debut historical fiction novel reveals the untold, true story of the Six Triple Eight, the only all-Black battalion of the Women’s Army Corps, who made the dangerous voyage to Europe to ensure American servicemen received word from their loved ones during World War II.
THE BOOKSELLER'S SECRET by Michelle Gable
ARISTOCRAT, AUTHOR, BOOKSELLER, WWII SPY—A THRILLING NOVEL ABOUT REAL-LIFE LITERARY ICON NANCY MITFORD.
THE LAST CHECKMATE by Gabriella Saab
Readers of Heather Morris’s The Tattooist of Auschwitz and watchers of The Queen’s Gambit won’t want to miss this amazing debut set during World War II. A young Polish resistance worker, imprisoned in Auschwitz as a political prisoner, plays chess in exchange for her life, and in doing so fights to bring the man who destroyed her family to justice.