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After the Victorians —Wilson, A. N., 1950-
Book
2005
0 available of 1 items

The splendid and the vile : a saga of Churchill, family, and defiance during the blitz —Larson, Erik, 1954- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 24 items

"The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers a fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz On Winston Churchill's first day as prime m...

Bertie & Elizabeth the story of King George VI & Queen Elizabeth
DVD
2005
2 available of 3 items

James Wilby and Juliet Aubrey portray the reluctant royals who became king and queen of England when Edward VIII gave up the throne for the woman he loved.

Princes at war : the bitter battle inside Britain's royal family in the darkest days of WWII —Cadbury, Deborah, author.
Book
2015
7 available of 7 items

British author Cadbury explores the many layers involved in the abdication crisis of 1936, which ceded the British crown to the seemingly least prepared of the four sons of George V, George VI, aka Bertie, who revealed h...

The war I finally won —Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker.
Book
2018
7 available of 12 items

As World War II creeps closer to her door, eleven-year-old Ada learns to manage life in the crowded cottage she shares with her brother, their legal guardian, and a German Jewish refugee.

Atonement —McEwan, Ian, 1948-
DAISY Sound Recording
2002
1 available of 1 items

A story that begins with three young people in the garden of a country house on the hottest day of 1935, and ends with three profoundly changed lives. A depiction of love and war, class, childhood and England, which expl...

By royal command : a James Bond adventure —Higson, Charles, 1958-
Book
2010
3 available of 3 items

Piecing together information gained while skiing in the Alps, teenaged James Bond returns to Eton College and foils an assassination attempt, then goes on the run across Europe with a beautiful and dangerous Irish girl, ...

Home fires : a novel —Day, Elizabeth, 1978-
Book
2013
1 available of 1 items

A married couple, Caroline and Andrew, and his mother, who suffers from dementia, handle all in their own way the death of their son and grandson, killed during a military mission in Sudan.

The war that saved my life —Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker, author.
Book
2015
13 available of 26 items

A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother.

Hollow city : The second novel of Miss Peregrine's peculiar children —Riggs, Ransom, author.
Book
2015
51 available of 62 items

In 1940, Jacob and his new friends escape from Miss Peregrine's island and travel to London where they encounter new allies, a menagerie of peculiar animals, and other unexpected surprises.

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society —Shaffer, Mary Ann.
Large Print
2008
0 available of 1 items

In 1946, as London emerges from the shadow of World War II, author Juliet Ashton is having a terrible time finding inspiration for her next book. Then she receives a letter from Guernsey Island, and learns of a unique bo...

Our last goodbye —Dickson, Shirley, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 7 items

"England, 1943: When twenty-five-year-old May Robinson's mother is tragically killed one foggy night, May is heartbroken and terrified. She isn't sure she has the strength to harbor the secret they have kept for so many ...

Secrets of Cavendon —Bradford, Barbara Taylor, 1933- author.
Book
2018
55 available of 60 items

"For years things have run smoothly at Cavendon Hall, with very few quarrels, dramas, or upsets among the Inghams and the Swanns. But since the end of World War II, things have changed. The Secrets of Cavendon picks up i...

Secrets of Cavendon —Bradford, Barbara Taylor, 1933- author.
Large Print
2018
5 available of 6 items

"In the summer of 1949, a new generation is at the forefront of scandal and intrigue at Cavendon Hall. With romance, betrayal, heartbreak, and possible murder threatening to tear them apart, the Inghams and Swanns will h...

The war that saved my life —Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker, author.
Large Print
2019
2 available of 2 items

A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother.

War brides —Bryan, Helen.
Book
2007
3 available of 5 items

Alice Osbourne, the stolid daughter of the late vicar, is reeling from the news that Richard Fairfax broke their engagement to marry Evangeline Fontaine, an American girl from the Deep South. Evangeline's arrival causes ...

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