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We must be brave —Liardet, Frances, author.
Book
2019
24 available of 27 items

"December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, England, the city's residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl asleep, unclaimed at the back ...

We must be brave —Liardet, Frances, author.
Book On CD
2019
0 available of 2 items

"December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, England, the city's residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl asleep, unclaimed at the back ...

The consequences of fear —Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.
Book
2021
3 available of 23 items

October 1941. While on a delivery, young Freddie Hackett, a message runner for a government office, witnesses an argument that ends in murder. Crouching in the doorway of a bombed-out house, Freddie waits until the coast...

The unlikely spy —Silva, Daniel, 1960-
Book
1996
3 available of 5 items

The lost garden —Humphreys, Helen, 1961-
Book
2002
9 available of 10 items

England, during World War II. In this story of love and loss, a group of young women is sent to revitalize the vegetable gardens at an estate in Devon, where a contingent of Canadian soldiers awaits posting to the battle...

The scarlet nightingale —Titchmarsh, Alan, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 6 items

Seventeen-year-old Rosamund Hanbury leaves the comfort of her coastal Devonshire home for the fast pace of high-society London. There, under the training of her formidable aunt, she learns the art of being a lady, hostin...

A medal for Leroy —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2012
3 available of 5 items

This is a novel of identity, loss and the lingering effects of war. Michael does not remember his father, who died in a Spitfire over the English Channel. And his mother, heartbroken and passionate, does not like to talk...

The consequences of fear —Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.
Large Print
2021
4 available of 11 items

October 1941. While on a delivery, young Freddie Hackett, a message runner for a government office, witnesses an argument that ends in murder. Crouching in the doorway of a bombed-out house, Freddie waits until the coast...

Coventry : [a novel] —Humphreys, Helen, 1961-
Book
2008
10 available of 11 items

Harriet, a widow, stands on the roof of Coventry Cathedral as part of the nightly fire watch, when first the factories and then the church itself are set on fire in an air attack. In the ensuing chaos Harriet and a young...

The boat girls —Mayhew, Margaret, 1936-
Book
2007
2 available of 2 items

It is 1943, and three very different girls are longing to do their bit for the war effort. They become friends when they join a band of women working the canal boat delivering goods and doing a man's job while the men ar...

The Chilbury Ladies' Choir : a novel —Ryan, Jennifer, author.
Book
2017
18 available of 24 items

Through letters and journals, The Chilbury Ladies' Choir unfolds the struggles, affairs, deceptions, and triumphs of a village choir during World War II.

The wartime midwives —Styles, Daisy, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

Lancashire, 1939. Mary Vale, a grand and imposing Mother and Baby Home, sits on the edge of Morecombe Bay. Its doors are open to unmarried women, desperate to hide their condition and find sanctuary. Women from all walks...

Keep the home fires burning —Block, Simon, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

Join Frances Barden, Sarah Collingborne, Pat Simms, Miriam Brindsley, and the women of the Great Paxford Women's Institute as calamity hits their beloved village and they prove once again that when women work together th...

Poppy Redfern and the midnight murders —Arlen, Tessa, author.
Large Print
2020
4 available of 6 items

"The world has been at war for three long and desperate years. In the remote English village of Little Buffenden, Poppy Redfern's family house and farmland has been requisitioned by the War Office as a new airfield for t...

The chestnut tree —Bingham, Charlotte, 1942-
Book
2002
7 available of 7 items

Hornet flight —Follett, Ken.
Book
2002
32 available of 32 items

A tale of espionage set in the early days of World War II when military radar was in its infancy. The lives of three people - an intelligence analyst with MI6, a Danish teenager, and a Danish police detective and German ...

Coming home —Pilcher, Rosamunde.
Large Print
1995
0 available of 3 items

The story of Judith Dunbar and her loved ones, set against the backdrop of England facing the impending World War II.

The Chilbury Ladies' Choir a novel —Ryan, Jennifer, author.
Large Print
2017
3 available of 6 items

Through letters and journals, The Chilbury Ladies' Choir unfolds the struggles, affairs, deceptions, and triumphs of a village choir during World War II.

Ashes to ashes —Nadel, Barbara.
Book
2008
4 available of 4 items

"As London suffers at the hands of the German Luftwaffe during the worst of the Blitz, undertaker Francis Hancock suddenly finds himself caught up in a terrifying web of murder and abduction"--P. [2] of cover.

Goodbye, Mickey Mouse —Deighton, Len, 1929-
Book
1982
2 available of 3 items

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