The Girl with the Golden Scissors

n From the bestselling author of The Lioness of Morocco and The Elephant Keeper s Daughter, the story of an ambitious young woman discovering friendship, love, and her own identity on the eve of World War I nChristmas 1889 A baby is born in the early hours at Vienna General Hospital, only to be ab

Girls on the Line

From the celebrated author of Daughters of the Night Sky comes a stirring novel inspired by the courage, dedication, and love of the unsung heroines of the Great War n nDecember 1917 As World War I rages in Europe, twenty four year old Ruby Wagner, the jewel in a prominent Philadelphia family, prepa

Lady Clementine

New from Marie Benedict, the New York Times bestselling author of The Only Woman in the Room An incredible novel that focuses on one of the people who had the most influence during World War I and World War II Clementine Churchill n nIn 1909, Clementine Churchill steps off a train with her new hus

In a Field of Blue

n From the bestselling author of The Road Beyond Ruin comes a novel about a family torn apart by grief and secrets, then pulled back together by hope in the wake of World War I nEngland 1922 It s been four years since Rudy s brother Edgar went missing in war torn France Still deep in mourning and

A House of Ghosts

Winter 1917 As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has seeped into their lives At Blackwater Abbey, on an island off the Devon coast, Lord Highmount has arranged a spiritualist gathering to contact his two sons wh

Seven Days in May

For readers of Kate Williams, Beatriz Williams and Jennifer Robson, a captivating novel of love and resilience during the Great War, inspired by the author s family history n nAs the First World War rages in continental Europe, two New York heiresses, Sydney and Brooke Sinclair, are due to set sail f

Hotel Sacher

n One woman takes hold of her legacy in an epic tale of Viennese romance, deception, and danger n Vienna, 1892 Against all odds, at the height of Belle poque splendor, Anna Sacher has taken possession of her late husband s hotel, across the street from the famous opera house At a time when contr

All Quiet on the Western Front

One by one the boys begin to fall n nIn 1914 a room full of German schoolboys, fresh faced and idealistic, are goaded by their schoolmaster to troop off to the glorious war With the fire and patriotism of youth they sign up What follows is the moving story of a young unknown soldier experiencin

The Guns of August

Historian and Pulitzer Prize winning author Barbara Tuchman has brought to life again the people and events that led up to World War I With attention to fascinating detail, and an intense knowledge of her subject and its characters, Ms Tuchman reveals, for the first time, just how the war started,