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    This is largely a book of memories of people who were present on Victory in Europe Day. The authors have supplied background information for context, from the last days of World War Two until the months following VE Day. There are memories from children, adults, civilians, soldiers, sailors and airmen in UK, Germany, Norway, Poland and USA.

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    The story is about an ex SAS soldier who is tasked with leading a team deep into the jungle to recover the wreckage of a WWII plane, whose mystery cargo could apparently change world history. This is of course, is all done whilst being chased by a small army of bad guys all with an unbelievable armament capability.

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    I was a little sceptical regarding this book, having read other books based around a chocolate theme I was worried this might be a ‘poor cousin’, however I was pleasantly surprised and it proved to be an enjoyable and unique read.

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    A fictional story based around real events in WW2, this novel brings together three apparent strangers whose lives are suddenly entwined together through circumstance.


    Tristian, a young 9 year old boy, who moves to the village of Oradour Sur Glane in unoccupied France with his family from the horrors of war torn Paris.


    Sabastian: a young Jewish banker, who falls in love with Isabelle despite their families protestations of a relationship with mixed religious beliefs at such a time.


    Adaline: A mute woman, who is being cared for in a convent long after the war. Regardless of medical attempts to help her find her voice, she seems to be lost in the horrors of her memories.

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    Peter Rees has taken diaries and letters and used them to build a picture of some of most unrecognised of history's contributors, the Australian and New Zealand nurses (the Anzac girls) of World War One. It really is a shame it has taken this long to recognise the graft and sacrifice of these women and girls, who boarded ships, some with no idea where they were headed to support ' their boys'.

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