. When the enemy finds these women, only one will escape. Seventy-five years later, ava drake begins to suspect that her great-grandfather William Kingston was not the World War II hero he claimed to be. But amid their resistance work, Josie and Eliese’s dangerous secrets could derail their friendship and their entire mission.
Memories of Glass #ad - Her work as director of the prestigious kingston Family Foundation leads her to Landon West’s Ugandan coffee plantation, and Ava and Landon soon discover a connection between their families. As landon’s great-grandmother shares the broken pieces of her story, Ava must confront the greatest loss in her own life—and powerful members of the Kingston family who will do anything to keep the truth buried.
Illuminating the story and strength of these women, from World War II Holland to contemporary Uganda, award-winning author Melanie Dobson transports readers through time and place, in this rich and inspiring novel.
Catching the WindTyndale House Publishers, Inc. #ad - They survived a harrowing journey from Germany to England, only to be separated upon their arrival. He believes quenby’s tenacity to find missing people and her personal investment in a related WWII espionage story will help her succeed where previous investigators have failed. Though quenby is wrestling her own demons—and wary at the idea of teaming up with Daniel’s lawyer, Lucas Hough—the lure of Brigitte’s story is too much to resist.
Catching the Wind #ad - Daniel vowed to find brigitte after the war, a promise he has fought to fulfill for more than seventy years. Now a wealthy old man, daniel’s final hope in finding Brigitte rests with Quenby Vaughn, an American journalist working in London. Together, following a trail of deception, Quenby and Lucas delve deep into the past, sacrifice, and healing that could change all of their futures.
What happened to brigitte berthold?that question has haunted Daniel Knight since he was thirteen, when he and ten-year-old Brigitte escaped the Gestapo agents who arrested both their parents.
The MedallionTyndale House Publishers, Inc. #ad - But as daily atrocities intensify, Rosa soon faces a terrifying reality: to save their daughter’s life, she must send her into hiding. Sophie kumiega, awaits news of her husband, a British bride working in the city’s library, Janek, recently deployed with the Polish Air Force. For fans of bestselling world war ii fiction like sarah’s key and The Nightingale comes an illuminating tale of courage, sacrifice, and survival, about two couples whose lives are ravaged by Hitler’s mad war yet eventually redeemed through the fate of one little girl.
Seemingly overnight, the german blitzkrieg of Warsaw in 1939 turns its streets to a war zone and shatters the life of each citizen—Polish, Jewish, or otherwise. Though sophie is determined that she and the baby in her womb will stay safe, the days ahead will draw her into the plight of those around her, compelling her to help, whatever the danger.
The Medallion #ad - Rosa and itzhak dunovich never imagined they would welcome their longed-for first child in the Jewish ghetto, or that they would let anything tear their family apart. Her only hope of finding her after the war—if any of them survive—is a medallion she cuts in half and places around her neck. Inspired by true events of poland’s darkest days and brightest heroes, The Medallion paints a stunning portrait of war and its aftermath, daring us to believe that when all seems lost, God can make a way forward.
Hidden Among the StarsTyndale House Publishers, Inc. #ad - But when max also brings luzia weiss, to hide at the castle, a young Jewish woman, it complicates Annika’s feelings and puts their entire plan—even their very lives—in jeopardy. As she digs into the past, callie must risk venturing outside the safe world she’s built for a chance at answers, adventure, and maybe even new love.
From the award-winning author of catching the wind, which publishers Weekly called “unforgettable” and a “must-read, ” comes another gripping time-slip novel about hidden treasure, a castle, and ordinary people who resisted evil in their own extraordinary way. The year is 1938, austrian max dornbach promises to help his jewish friends hide their most valuable possessions from the Nazis, and as Hitler’s troops sweep into Vienna, smuggling them to his family’s summer estate near the picturesque village of Hallstatt.
Hidden Among the Stars #ad - Especially when the Nazis come to scour the estate and find both Luzia and the treasure gone. Eighty years later, callie randall is mostly content with her quiet life, running a bookstore with her sister and reaching out into the world through her blog. He enlists the help of annika knopf, his childhood friend and the caretaker’s daughter, who is eager to help the man she’s loved her entire life.
. Then she finds a cryptic list in an old edition of Bambi that connects her to Annika’s story. And maybe to the long-buried story of a dear friend.
Chateau of Secrets: A NovelHoward Books #ad - Tunnels snake through the hill under her family’s medieval chateau in Normandy. Chloe is floored—her family isn’t Jewish, for one thing, and she doesn’t know anything about tunnels or the history of the house. Taking in a jewish friend’s baby, she convinces the Nazis that it is her child, ultimately risking everything for the future of the child.
A present day story weaves through the past one as Chloe Sauver, Gisèle’s granddaughter, arrives in Normandy. A courageous young noblewoman risks her life to hide French resistance fighters; seventy years later, her granddaughter visits the family’s abandoned chateau and uncovers shocking secrets from the past.
Gisèle duchant guards a secret that could cost her life. But when german soldiers take over the family’s château, Gisèle is forced to host them as well—while harboring the resistance fighters right below their feet. Now, with hitler’s army bearing down, her brother and several friends are hiding in the tunnels, resisting the German occupation of France.
Chateau of Secrets: A Novel #ad - Riley wants to research chloe’s family history and the lives that were saved in the tunnels under their house in Normandy. When the german officers begin to suspect her deception, an unlikely hero rescues both her and the child. But as she begins to explore the dark and winding passageways beneath the chateau, sacrifice, nothing can prepare her for the shock of what she and Riley discover… With emotion and intrigue, Melanie Dobson brings World War II France to life in this beautiful novel about war, family, and the secrets of the past.
After calling off her engagement with a political candidate, Riley, Chloe pays a visit to the chateau to escape publicity and work with a documentary filmmaker, who has uncovered a fascinating story about Jews serving in Hitler’s army.
Shadows of Ladenbrooke Manor: A NovelHoward Books #ad - She’s mourning her father’s passing but can’t let go of the anger and resentment over their strained relationship. Award-winning author melanie dobson seamlessly weaves the past and present together, fluidly unraveling the decades-old mystery and reveals how the characters are connected in shocking ways.
Libby finds herself pregnant and alone when her father kicks her out and Oliver mysteriously drowns in a nearby river. Adding to her confusion, heather has an uneasy reunion with her first love, all while sorting through her family’s belongings left behind in the cottage. Set in a charming world of thatched cottages, and lovely summer evenings, lush gardens, this romantic and historical mystery brings to light the secrets and heartaches that have divided a family for generations.
Though theories spread across the English countryside, no one is ever held responsible for Oliver’s death. When heather toulson returns to her parents’ cottage in the English countryside, she uncovers long-hidden secrets about her family history and stumbles onto the truth about a sixty-year-old murder.
Shadows of Ladenbrooke Manor: A Novel #ad - Libby, finds solace with her neighbor Oliver, a free spirit who can’t be tamed by her parents, the son of Lord Croft of Ladenbrooke Manor. Sixty years later, heather toulson, returning to her family’s cottage in the shadows of Ladenbrooke Manor, is filled with mixed emotions. What she uncovers will change everything she thought she knew about her family’s history.
The Silent Order: A NovelEmber Roth Books #ad - Four of her novels have won carol awards including The Silent Order, Iowa, Love Finds You in Homestead, Catching the Wind, and Chateau of Secrets. Carol award for Romantic Suspense. Melanie dobson is the award-winning author of twenty historical, romance, and suspense novels and novellas. While rollin searches for answers to his partner's death, he befriends an elusive young Amish woman named Katie and her young son.
Read more of her story at melaniedobson. Com. Melanie grew up in a small Ohio town, but now lives with her husband and two daughters near Portland, Oregon. Romantic times, top pick! after the murder of his partner, Detective Rollin Wells hides away in an Amish home to find out who is collaborating with Cleveland's notorious mob.
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As rollin learns about katie's past, he's shocked at the secret Katie is hiding - a secret that has haunted Rollin for almost ten years. Will katie Lehman trust him with her secret.
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As long-held secrets come to light, it’s left to Jenny and Adrian to put the past to rest and restore a lost dream. In the spring of 1958, jenny winter embarks on a two-month adventure to one of the most enchanting places on earth, a quaint village in England’s magical Lake District. Yet as she opens her heart to adrian, the two stumble into a labyrinth of mystery leading back a generation to an unforgettable romance and an unsolved murder that still casts a shadow over the lakes.
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The Number of Love The Codebreakers Book #1Bethany House Publishers #ad - Three years into the great war, england's greatest asset is their intelligence network--field agents risking their lives to gather information, and codebreakers able to crack every German telegram. But when her world is turned upside down by an unexpected loss, for the first time in her life numbers aren't enough.
Drake elton returns wounded from the field, followed by an enemy who just won't give up. Margot de wilde thrives in the environment of the secretive Room 40, where she spends her days deciphering intercepted messages. He's smitten quickly by the intelligent margot, encrypted letters, and a german spy who wants to destroy not just them but others they love, but how can he convince a girl who lives entirely in her mind that sometimes life's answers lie in the heart?Amid biological warfare, Margot and Drake will have to work together to save themselves from the very secrets that brought them together.
The Masquerade: A Legacy of Love NovelEmber Roth Books #ad - There she meets chase, a handsome stranger who shares her love for the night sky. Near the end of the glamorous Gilded Age, Elena's family is spending one last summer at their fashionable home on Mackinac Island. The print version of masquerade is available online under its original title of Love Finds You in Mackinac Island, Michigan.
. Bissette is determined to arrange a marriage between Elena and an elusive millionaire named Chester Darrington. Elena quickly tires of the extravagant dinners and masquerade balls, preferring to spend her evenings watching the stars in an abandoned lighthouse. The man who elena Bissette loves is the one man she's not allowed to marry.
The Masquerade: A Legacy of Love Novel #ad - They've lost their family fortune, and Mrs. Legacy of love is a series of historical romance novels based on the courageous people and significant events that wove together the rich tapestry of America’s freedom and faith. Together they begin working to solve a mystery buried in the pages of a tattered diary until Chase unmasks what seems to be the ultimate masquerade.