They Went Left

Germany, 1945 The soldiers who liberated the Gross Rosen concentration camp said the war was over, but nothing feels over to eighteen year old Zofia Lederman Her body has barely begun to heal her mind feels broken And her life is completely shattered Three years ago, she and her younger brother

The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II

The thrilling, as yet untold history of the Women Airforce Service Pilots, the daring female aviators who helped the United States win World War II n nWhen Japanese planes executed a sneak attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941, Cornelia Fort was already in the air At twenty two, Fort was a failed

On the Horizon

n From Lois Lowry comes an account of the lives lost in two of WWII s most infamous events Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima With black and white illustrations by Kenard Pak nLois Lowry looks back at history through a personal lens as she draws from her own memories as a child in Hawaii and Japan, as we

Hannah's War

A mesmerizing re imagination of the final months of World War II Kate Quinn, author of The Alice Network , Hannah s War is an unforgettable love story about an exceptional woman and the dangerous power of her greatest discovery n n nBerlin, 1938 Groundbreaking physicist Dr Hannah Weiss is on the

Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War, Volume I: July 1937-May 1942

In 1937, the swath of the globe east from India to the Pacific Ocean enclosed half the world s population, all save a fraction enduring under some form of colonialism Japan s onslaught into China that year unleashed a tidal wave of events that fundamentally transformed this region and killed about

Sea of Memories

When Kendra first visits her ailing grandmother, Ella has only one request that Kendra write her story down, before she forgets n nIn 1937, seventeen year old Ella s life changes forever when she is sent to spend the summer on the beautiful le de R and meets the charismatic, creative Christophe T