Alan Gratz, bestselling author of Refugee, weaves a stunning array of voices and stories into an epic tale of teamwork in the face of tyranny and how just one day can change the world.June 6, 1944 The Nazis are terrorizing Europe, on their evil quest to conquer the world The only way to stop

A Castle in Wartime: One Family, Their Missing Sons, and the Fight to Defeat the Nazis

An enthralling story of one family s extraordinary courage and resistance amidst the horrors of war from the New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Rooms As war swept across Europe in 1940, the idyllic life of Fey von Hassell seemed a world away from the conflict The daughter of Ulrich

How Fires End

A dark secret born out of World War II lies at the heart of a Sicilian American family in this emotional and sweeping saga of guilt, revenge, and, ultimately, redemption After soldiers vacate the Sicilian hillside town of Melilli in the summer of 1943, the locals celebrate, giving thanks to their

No Surrender: A Father, a Son, and an Extraordinary Act of Heroism That Continues to Live on Today

Spanning seven decades andlinking a sprawling cast of heroes from every corner of the country, No Surrenderis an unforgettable story of a father s extraordinary acts of valor in the treacherous final days of World War II and a son s journey to discover them Like most members of the Greatest

Agents of Influence: A British Plot, a Canadian Spy, and the Secret Effort to Bring America into World War II

A revelatory and wholly fascinating work of history Superbly researched and written with gripping fluency, this lost secret of World War II espionage finally has its expert chronicler WILLIAM BOYD Gripping and intoxicating, it unfolds like the best screenplay NICHOLAS SHAKESPEARE The

Return to the Reich: A Holocaust Refugee’s Secret Mission to Defeat the Nazis

The remarkable story of Fred Mayer, a German born Jew who escaped Nazi Germany only to return as an American commando on a secret mission behind enemy lines Growing up in Germany, Freddy Mayer witnessed the Nazis rise to power When he was sixteen, his family made the decision to flee to the

The Winter Army: The World War II Odyssey of the 10th Mountain Division, America's Elite Alpine Warriors

The epic story of the U.S Army s 10th Mountain Division, whose elite soldiers broke the last line of German defenses in Italy s mountains in 1945, spearheading the Allied advance to the Alps and final victory At the start of World War II, the US Army had two cavalry divisions and no mountain

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)

In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.