Tag Archives: World War II

Saving Amelie by Cathy Gohlke

Rachel Kramer is a young woman resistant to the frequent trips to Germany and physical examinations her father insists that she participate in.  She is increasingly concerned over her father’s research in genetics and the direction it is taking.  When … Continue reading

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Life Behind the Wall by Robert Elmer

From the Amazon description: Cut off by the Iron Curtain This epic tale extends across generations and unfolds against the backdrop of a dangerous Cold War Berlin. This historically accurate, action-packed, three-books-in-one edition features three generations of resourceful teens living … Continue reading

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Interview with Heather Munn

I was blessed to be able to correspond with Heather Munn, co-author of Defy the Night, via email and ask some questions.  She generously answered them and I am excited to share the Q & A on my blog. What … Continue reading

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Daises are Forever by Liz Tolsma

Gisela Cramer is caught in Germany at the worst possible time; Germany is crumbling at the end of WWII and the Russians are approaching from the east.  Caught in the tide of refugees fleeing the Red Army with her two … Continue reading

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Defy the Night by Heather Munn and Lydia Munn

Magali is a fifteen-year-old growing up in the “free” part of France.  She is frustrated with the government pacifying/helping the Nazis.  She sees refugees traveling through her town, some staying and some passing through.  She is angry at the adults … Continue reading

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Snow on the Tulips by Liz Tolsma

WWII is coming to an end, but in a small town in the Netherlands, the rigors of war are still present.  Cornelia, a young woman who lost her husband to the Nazis, is striving to protect her younger brother, Johan … Continue reading

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