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    • No Graves As Yet

    • A World War One Novel #1
    • By: Anne Perry
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 175
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 142

    On a sunny afternoon in late June, Cambridge professor Joseph Reavley is summoned from a student cricket match to learn that his parents have died in an automobile crash. Joseph's brother, Matthew, an officer in the Intelligence Service, reveals that their father had been en route to London to turn over to him a mysterious secret document.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Slow Introduction to the Great War

    • By Lulu on 02-28-15

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Angels in the Gloom

    • A World War One Novel #3
    • By: Anne Perry
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    Angels in the Gloom is an intense saga of love, hate, obsession, and murder that features an honorable English family: brothers Joseph and Matthew Reavley, and their sisters, Judith and Hannah. In March 1916, Joseph, a chaplain at the front, and Judith, an ambulance driver, are fighting not only the Germans but the bitter cold and the appalling casualties of the Battle of Somme.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • OUTSTANDING!

    • By GrandmaG on 08-29-13

    Regular price: $24.47

    • No Regrets: A Novel of Love and Lies in World War II England

    • The Thornton Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Mary Christian Payne
    • Narrated by: Melissa Chatwood
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    Sloan Thornton is the heir to Highcroft Hall, the family seat of the Earl of Wessex, in the quaint village of Thornton-on-Sea, on the southeast coast of England. He has always dreamed of finding his soul-mate. However, in a moment of weakness, just before he leaves to fight in World War II as an RAF pilot, he proposes to his childhood sweetheart, Anne Whitfield. There is no question how deep his devotion is to her, and how naturally they bring out the best in each other.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Good book ruined by frightful audio editing

    • By JLH on 11-06-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Shoulder the Sky

    • A World War One Novel #2
    • By: Anne Perry
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 11 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    By April 1915, as chaplain Joseph Reavley tends to the soldiers in his care, the nightmare of trench warfare is impartially cutting down England's youth. On one of his rescue forays into no-man's-land, Joseph finds the body of an arrogant war correspondent, Eldon Prentice. A nephew of the respected General Owen Cullingford, Prentice was despised for his prying attempts to elicit facts that would turn public opinion against the war.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • #2 of an amazing series

    • By Carroll on 09-17-11

    Regular price: $23.07

    • We Shall Not Sleep

    • A World War One Novel #5
    • By: Anne Perry
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    After four long years, peace is finally in sight. But chaplain Joseph Reavley and his sister, Judith, an ambulance driver on the Western Front, are more hard pressed than ever. Behind the lines, violence is increasing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic! Loved the entire series!!

    • By GrandmaG on 09-29-13

    Regular price: $29.99

    • At Some Disputed Barricade

    • A World War One Novel #4
    • By: Anne Perry
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    July 1917: Joseph Reavley, a chaplain, and his sister Judith, an ambulance driver, are bone-weary as they approach the fourth year of the conflict; the peace of the English countryside seems a world away. On the Western Front, the Battle of Passchendaele has begun, and among the many fatalities from Joseph's regiment is the trusted commanding officer.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • #4 of a great series..

    • By Carroll on 09-17-11

    Regular price: $29.99

    • The White Feather: A Novel of Forbidden Love in World War I England

    • Claybourne Triology, Book 1
    • By: Mary Christian Payne
    • Narrated by: Lesley Parkin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    The White Feather is a poignant, romantic, and sometimes tragic novel set in both the battlefields of World War I France, and in a small, Cotswold village named Claybourne-on-Coln. This engaging novel presents the reader with unforgettable characters, courageous and cowardly, generous and self-serving.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Long Patrol: A WWII Novel

    • 164th Regiment Series, Book 1
    • By: Chris Glatte
    • Narrated by: Paul Costanzo
    • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    The 164th Army Division has come to reinforce the beleaguered First Marine Division, which has been fighting the Japanese for months. It will be the Division's first combat test as well as it's bloodiest. The fighting has come to a standstill with neither side giving ground. The 164th is desperate to break the stalemate and the mounting casualties. Their possible solution comes in the form of a British Coast Watcher. Thomas Welch offers to take a small unit into the jungle to meet up with a force of natives to instigate a guerrilla war against the Japanese rear.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The long patrol

    • By Phil Adams on 04-25-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Last Christmas in Paris

    • A Novel of World War I
    • By: Hazel Gaynor, Heather Webb
    • Narrated by: Alex Wyndham, Billie Fulford-Brown, Morag Sims, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 216
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 205
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 203

    Evie and Thomas experience a very different war. Frustrated by life as a privileged young lady, Evie longs to play a greater part in the conflict - but how? - and as Thomas struggles with the unimaginable realities of war, he also faces personal battles back home, where War Office regulations on press reporting cause trouble at his father's newspaper business. Through their letters Evie and Thomas share their greatest hopes and fears - and grow ever fonder from afar. Can love flourish amid the horror of the First World War, or will fate intervene?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A romance told through letters

    • By RueRue on 03-29-18

    Regular price: $25.09