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Spy smuggler : Paul Lelaud, France, 1942-1944 —Eldridge, Jim, 1944-

A story about the French Resistance during the Second World War, viewed through the eyes of thirteen year old Paul Lelaud.

Churchill's secret messenger —Hlad, Alan, author.

London, 1941: In a cramped bunker in Winston Churchill's Cabinet War Rooms, underneath Westminster's Treasury building, civilian women huddle at desks, typing up confidential documents and reports. Since her parents were...

The postmistress of Paris : a novel —Clayton, Meg Waite, author.

"Wealthy, beautiful Naneé was born with a spirit of adventure. For her, learning to fly is freedom. When German tanks roll across the border and into Paris, this woman with an adorable dog and a generous heart joins the...

The Paris library —Skeslien Charles, Janet, author.
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2021
Availability: 4 of 11

Based on a true story, describes how a lonely teenager in 1983 Montana befriends an elderly neighbor and uncovers her past as a librarian at the American Library in Paris who joined the Resistance when the Nazis arrived....

The postmistress of Paris a novel —Clayton, Meg Waite, author.
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2021
Availability: 0 of 14

"Wealthy, beautiful Naneé was born with a spirit of adventure. For her, learning to fly is freedom. When German tanks roll across the border and into Paris, this woman with an adorable dog and a generous heart joins the...

The book of lost names —Harmel, Kristin, author.

Eva Traube Abrams, a semiretired librarian in Florida, is at the returns desk one morning when her eyes lock on to a photograph in a newspaper nearby. She freezes; it's an image of a book she hasn't seen in sixty-five ye...

Charlotte Gray : a novel —Faulks, Sebastian.

During World War II, a woman volunteers to be parachuted as a spy into Occupied France to help Britain's war effort. But Charlotte Gray's real motive is more personal, she wants to find a British airman missing over Fran...

The Black Swan of Paris : a novel —Robards, Karen, author.
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2021
Availability: 2 of 2

"Paris, 1944. Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is an unwilling darling of the Nazis and uses her position of privilege to go undetected as an ally to the resistance. When her estranged mother, Lillian de Rocheford, is ...

The daughter's tale a novel —Correa, Armando Lucas, 1959-
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2020
Availability: 6 of 7

"An unforgettable family saga exploring a hidden piece of World War II history and the lengths a mother will go to protect her children"--Provided by publisher.

The book of lost names —Harmel, Kristin, author.
Book On CD
2020
Availability: 5 of 6

As a graduate student in 1942, Eva was forced to flee Paris after the arrest of her father, a Polish Jew. Finding refuge in a small mountain town in the Free Zone, she begins forging identity documents for Jewish childre...

Charlotte Gray

Its World War II and Charlotte has been trained to be an undercover courier for England. She straps on a parachute and falls from the sky into Vichy France. There she will assist the French Resistance in its defiance of ...

The secret agent —Hobbes, Elisabeth, author.

"'My name is Sylvie Duchene and I am a dancer. There is no network. I am just a dancer. I know nothing. Please ... I swear it ...' An unknown location, occupied France, 1944. Dropping silently behind enemy lines, Sylvia ...

Sisters of the resistance : a novel of Catherine Dior's Paris spy network —Wells, Christine, author.

Paris, 1944: The war is nearly over, but for members of the Resistance in occupied France, it is more dangerous than ever before. Twenty-five-year-old Gabby Foucher loathes the Nazis, though as the concierge of 10 rue Ro...

For freedom : the story of a French spy —Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker.

Despite the horrors of World War II, a French teenager pursues her dream of becoming an opera singer, which takes her to places where she gains information about what the Nazis are doing--information that the French Resi...

A man escaped

Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of h...

The French gift : a novel of World War II Paris —Manning, Kirsty, author.

"A forgotten manuscript that threatens to unravel the past ... Fresnes Prison, 1940. Former maid at a luxury villa on the Riviera, Margot Bisset, finds herself in a prison cell with writer and French Resistance fighter, ...

Liberation —Kealey, Imogen, author.

Hero. Soldier. Spy. Leader. Her name is Nancy Wake. To the Allies, she was a fearless freedom fighter, a special operations legend, a woman ahead of her time. To the Gestapo, she was a ghost, a shadow, the most wanted pe...

The scarlet nightingale —Titchmarsh, Alan, author.

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...

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