Girl in the Blue Coat
Amsterdam, 1943. Hanneke spends her days procuring and delivering sought-after black market goods to paying ...
Code Name Verity
Oct. 11th, 1943 - A British spy plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its pilot and passenger are best ...
: An Exploded Diagram
Can love survive a lifetime? With its urgent sense of history, sweeping emotion, and winning young narrator, ...
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
: A Fable
Germany 1942: Bruno's family moves to a new house, where he he meets another boy whose life and circumstances...
The Book Thief
A story about, among other things: A girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-...
When Moshes emigrates to Paris in the 1930s, it means a new life: A decent job, a lovely young wife, and...
As a journalist, Scott Simon covered the siege of Sarajevo. Here, in a novel as suspenseful as a John le Carr&...
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