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  • A thread of grace [downloadable audiobook]

    A thread of grace2005

    by Mary Doria Russell

    (13,533)

    Summary: It is September 8, 1943, and Claudette Blum is learning Italian with a suitcase in her hand. She and her father are among the thousands of Jewish refugees scrambling over the Alps toward Italy, where...  more »

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  • Lily's crossing [downloadable audiobook]

    Lily's crossing2008

    by Patricia Reilly Giff

    (8,878)

    Summary: Every summer Lily and her father go to her family's house in Rockaway, near the Atlantic Ocean. But the summer of 1944 is different. World War II has called Lily's father overseas, Lily's best friend...  more »

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  • Milkweed [downloadable audiobook]

    Milkweed2008

    by Jerry Spinelli

    (26,017)

    Summary: He's a boy called Jew. Gypsy. Stopthief. Runt. Happy. Fast. Filthy son of Abraham. He's a boy who lives in the streets of Warsaw. He's a boy who steals food for himself and the other orphans. He's a...  more »

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  • The boy in the striped pajamas [downloadable audiobook]

    The boy in the striped pajamas2006

    by John Boyne

    (575,746)

    Summary: Guaranteed to spark discussion and debate--this is a tale of two young boys experiencing the Holocaust from different perspectives and getting caught up in terrible events entirely beyond their...  more »

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  • The rising tide [downloadable audiobook] / a novel of World War II

    The rising tide / a novel of World War II2006

    by Jeff Shaara

    (7,566)

    Summary: World War II through the eyes of Pvt. Jack Logan, a tank gunner, and Sgt. Jesse Adams, a paratrooper, during the fall of 1942 through the spring of 1943.

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  • Days of infamy [downloadable audiobook]

    Days of infamy2008

    by Newt Gingrich

    Summary: Pearl Harbor is in utter chaos after the unexpected third strike by Imperial Japanese Naval Air Forces, ordered into the attack by Admiral Yamamoto. Yamamoto is horrified to discover that the Foreign...  more »

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  • The girl in the blue beret [downloadable audiobook]

    The girl in the blue beret2011

    by Bobbie Ann Mason

    (3,135)

    Summary: An American World War II pilot shot down in Occupied Europe returns to his crash site decades later and finds himself drawn back in time to the brave people who helped him escape from the Nazis.

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  • The final storm [downloadable audiobook] / a novel of World War II in the Pacific

    The final storm / a novel of World War II in the Pacific2011

    by Jeff Shaara

    (3,747)

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  • Saving Zasha [downloadable audiobook]

    Saving Zasha2011

    by Randi G Barrow

    (2,532)

    Summary: World War II has just ended when Mikhail finds a dying man and his German shepherd, Zasha, in the woods. It's dangerous, some say traitorous, to own a German dog after Germany attacked Russia, so...  more »

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  • The postmistress [downloadable audiobook]

    The postmistress2009

    by Sarah Blake

    (42,150)

    Summary: In London covering the Blitz with Edward R. Murrow, Frankie Bard meets a Cape Cod doctor in a shelter and promises that she'll deliver a letter for him when she finally returns to the United States....  more »

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  • Lovely war [eAudio]

    Lovely war2019

    by Julie Berry

    Summary: "In the perilous days of World Wars I and II, the gods hold the fates -- and the hearts -- of four mortals in their hands. They are Hazel, James, Aubrey, and Colette. A classical pianist from London,...  more »

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  • The huntress [eAudio] : a novel

    The huntress : a novel2019

    by Kate Quinn

    (87,888)

    Summary: When the Nazis attack the Soviet Union, Nina Markova risks everything to join the legendary Night Witches, an all-female night bomber regiment. Stranded behind enemy lines, Nina becomes the prey of a...  more »

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  • Warlight [eAudio] : a novel

    Warlight : a novel2018

    by Michael Ondaatje

    (39,294)

    Summary: "It is 1945, and London is still reeling from the Blitz and years of war. Fourteen-year-old Nathaniel and his older sister, Rachel, are seemingly abandoned by their parents, left in the care of an...  more »

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  • The Black Swan of Paris [eAudio]

    The Black Swan of Paris2020

    by Karen Robards

    Summary: A world at war. A beautiful young star. A mission no one expected. Paris, 1944. Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse's...  more »

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  • The sins of the father [downloadable audiobook]

    The sins of the father2012

    by Jeffrey Archer

    (53,795)

    Summary: Only days before Britain declares war on Germany, Harry Clifton, hoping to escape the consequences of long-buried family secrets, and forced to accept that his desire to marry Emma Barrington will...  more »

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  • The American agent [eAudio]

    The American agent2019

    by Jacqueline Winspear

    (11,454)

    Summary: When Catherine Saxon, an American correspondent reporting on the war in Europe, is found murdered in her London digs, news of her death is concealed by British authorities. Serving as a linchpin...  more »

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  • The Paris seamstress [eAudio]

    The Paris seamstress2018

    by Natasha Lester

    Summary: When Fabienne Bissette attends the annual Met Gala for an exhibit honoring her grandmother Estella, a famed designer, she begins to learn more about her grandmother's past, uncovering a story of tragedy, heartbreak, and secrets.

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  • To die but once [eAudio]

    To die but once2018

    by Jacqueline Winspear

    (11,812)

    Summary: Spring 1940. Maisie Dobbs is asked to investigate the disappearance of a local lad, a young apprentice craftsman working on a 'hush hush' government contract. As Maisie's inquiry reveals a possible...  more »

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  • Life and fate. [downloadable audiobook] / The complete series

    Life and fate. / The complete series2011

    by Vasiliĭ Semenovich Grossman

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  • Apt pupil [downloadable audiobook]

    Apt pupil1998

    by Stephen King

    (26,368)

    Summary: "Todd Bowden is an apt pupil. Good grades, good family, a paper route. But he is about to meet a different kind of teacher: Mr. Dussander. Todd knows all about Dussander's darl past. The torture. The...  more »

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  • The tattooist of Auschwitz [eAudio]

    The tattooist of Auschwitz2018

    by Heather Morris

    (566,829)

    Summary: "In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work...  more »

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  • Suite franc¸aise [downloadable audiobook] / [a novel]

    Suite franc¸aise2006

    by Irène Nemirovsky

    (70,321)

    Summary: A lost masterpiece of French literature, this epic novel of life under Nazi occupation was discovered 62 years after the author's tragic death at Auschwitz. Originally intended to be in five parts,...  more »

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  • No less than victory [downloadable audiobook] / a novel of World War II

    No less than victory / a novel of World War II2009

    by Jeff Shaara

    Summary: After the success of the Normandy invasion, the Allied commanders are buoyantly confident that the war in Europe will be over in a matter of weeks, that Hitler and his battered army have no other...  more »

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  • The reader [downloadable audiobook]

    The reader2008

    by Bernhard Schlink

    (177,777)

    Summary: Hailed for its coiled eroticism and the moral claims it makes upon the reader, this mesmerizing novel is a story of love and secrets, horror and compassion, unfolding against the haunted landscape of...  more »

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  • Grenade [eAudio]

    Grenade2018

    by Alan Gratz

    Summary: On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American...  more »

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  • The book thief [downloadable audiobook]

    The book thief2006

    by Markus Zusak

    (1,961,175)

    Summary: An incredible young adult novel about how a young girl's love of books helps a community survive World War II and the Holocaust. It's just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some...  more »

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  • Projekt 1065 [eAudio]

    Projekt 10652016

    by Alan Gratz

    (9,978)

    Summary: It is 1943, and thirteen-year-old Michael O'Shaunessey, son of the Irish ambassador to Nazi Germany in Berlin, is also a spy for the British Secret Service, so he has joined the Hitler Youth, and...  more »

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  • Fireworks over Toccoa [downloadable audiobook]

    Fireworks over Toccoa2010

    by Jeffrey Stepakoff

    Summary: An unexpected discovery takes eighty-four-year-old Lily Davis Woodward back to 1945, and five days that forever changed her life. Married for only a week before her husband was sent to fight in WWII,...  more »

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  • The invisible bridge [downloadable audiobook] / [a novel]

    The invisible bridge2010

    by Julie Orringer

    (49,859)

    Summary: Julie Orringer's astonishing first novel-- eagerly awaited since the publication of her heralded best-selling short-story collection, How to Breathe Underwater ("Fiercely beautiful"--The New York...  more »

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  • A vintage affair [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    A vintage affair / a novel2010

    by Isabel Wolff

    (15,636)

    Summary: Every dress has a history. And so does every woman. In Isabel Wolff's captivating A Vintage Affair, a treasured child's coat becomes a thread of hope connecting two very different women. Her friends...  more »

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  • The final solution [downloadable audiobook] / a story of detection

    The final solution / a story of detection2005

    by Michael Chabon

    (16,885)

    Summary: In deep retirement in the English countryside, an 89-year-old man, vaguely recollected by the locals as a former detective, is more concerned with his beekeeping than his fellow man. Into his life...  more »

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  • The information officer [downloadable audiobook]

    The information officer2010

    by Mark Mills

    (1,571)

    Summary: In 1942 Malta, military officer Max Chadwick is charged with ensuring a Maltese island in the Mediterranean stays in the hands of the British Empire. During a devastating Axis bombing campaign, a...  more »

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  • Trapeze [downloadable audiobook]

    Trapeze2012

    by Simon Mawer

    (6,449)

    Summary: A propulsive novel of World War II espionage by the author of The Glass Room. Barely out of school and doing her bit for the British war effort, Marian Sutro has one quality that makes her stand...  more »

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  • Empire of the sun [downloadable audiobook]

    Empire of the sun1987

    by J. G Ballard

    Summary: Based on the author's childhood experiences during World War II, depicts the story of a young English schoolboy who is captured by the Japanese and interred for three years at the infamous Langhua concentration camp.

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  • Princess Elizabeth's spy [downloadable audiobook]

    Princess Elizabeth's spy2012

    by Susan Elia MacNeal

    (13,837)

    Summary: As World War II sweeps the continent and England steels itself against German attack, Maggie Hope, former secretary to Prime Minister Winston Churchill, completes her training to become a spy for...  more »

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  • His Majesty's Hope [downloadable audiobook] / a Maggie Hope mystery

    His Majesty's Hope / a Maggie Hope mystery2013

    by Susan Elia MacNeal

    (10,693)

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  • Sarah's key [downloadable audiobook]

    Sarah's key2009

    by Tatiana de Rosnay

    (435,773)

    Summary: Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel' d'Hiv' roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother, Michel, in a cupboard...  more »

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  • Doodlebug summer [downloadable ebook]

    Doodlebug summer2006

    by Alison Prince

    (4)

    Summary: A story set during World War II. It is the summer of 1944. There have been no air raids for quite a while, and people are beginning to think the war may be coming to an end. Katie and her family...  more »

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  • When heaven weeps [downloadable audiobook]

    When heaven weeps2010

    by Ted Dekker

    (4,539)

    Summary: At the close of World War II, a shell-shocked soldier, Jan Jovic, was forced to inflict a game of life and death on a peaceful Bosnian community. Years later, Jan has become a world-renowned writer...  more »

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