Lovely War
Score: 4
From 11 Ratings

Lovely War


  • Author : Julie Berry
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-03-05
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698157484


Lovely War Book Description :

Read the novel New York Times bestselling author of The Alice Network Kate Quinn called "easily one of the best novels I have read all year!" A critically acclaimed, multi-layered romance set in the perilous days of World Wars I and II, where gods hold the fates--and the hearts--of four mortals in their hands. They are Hazel, James, Aubrey, and Colette. A classical pianist from London, a British would-be architect-turned-soldier, a Harlem-born ragtime genius in the U.S. Army, and a Belgian orphan with a gorgeous voice and a devastating past. Their story, as told by goddess Aphrodite, who must spin the tale or face judgment on Mount Olympus, is filled with hope and heartbreak, prejudice and passion, and reveals that, though War is a formidable force, ...

Lovely War
Score: 4
From 11 Ratings

Lovely War


  • Author : Julie Berry
  • Publisher : Penguin Books
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780147512970


Lovely War Book Description :

"They are Hazel, James, Aubrey, and Colette. A classical pianist from London, a British would-be architect-turned-soldier, a Harlem-born ragtime genius in the U.S. Army, and a Belgian orphan with a gorgeous voice and a devastating past. Their story, as told by goddess Aphrodite, who must spin the tale or face judgment on Mount Olympus, is filled with hope and heartbreak, prejudice and passion, and reveals that, though War is a formidable force, it's no match for the transcendent power of Love"--...

Lovely War

Lovely War


  • Author : Julie Berry
  • Publisher : Viking Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019-03-05
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780451469939


Lovely War Book Description :

Read the novel New York Times bestselling author of The Alice Network Kate Quinn called "easily one of the best novels I have read all year!" A sweeping, multi-layered romance set in the perilous days of World Wars I and II, where gods hold the fates--and the hearts--of four mortals in their hands. They are Hazel, James, Aubrey, and Colette. A classical pianist from London, a British would-be architect-turned-soldier, a Harlem-born ragtime genius in the U.S. Army, and a Belgian orphan with a gorgeous voice and a devastating past. Their story, as told by goddess Aphrodite, who must spin the tale or face judgment on Mount Olympus, is filled with hope and heartbreak, prejudice and passion, and reveals that, though War is a formidable force, it's no matc...

What a Lovely War

What a Lovely War


  • Author : Roy Palmer
  • Publisher : Michael Joseph
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: English poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : IND:30000000911481


What a Lovely War Book Description :

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Oh What A Lovely War

Oh What A Lovely War


  • Author : Theatre Workshop
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-09-22
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781474222051


Oh What A Lovely War Book Description :

Fully annotated student edition of a modern classic Oh What a Lovely War is a theatrical chronicle of the First World War, told through the songs and documents of the period. First performed by Joan Littlewood's Theatre Workshop at the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, London in 1963, it received the acclaim of London audiences and critics. It won the Grand Prix of the Théâtre des Nations festival in Paris that year and has gone on to become a classic of the modern theatre. In 1969 a film version was made which extended the play's popular success. The play is now on the standard reading list of schools and universities around the UK and was revived by the Royal National Theatre in 1998....

The Passion of Dolssa
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

The Passion of Dolssa


  • Author : Julie Berry
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-04-12
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698157477


The Passion of Dolssa Book Description :

The Printz Honor winner that garnered five starred reviews and was hailed by the New York Times as "magnificent"! Dolssa is an upper-crust city girl who's been branded a heretic, on the run from the friar who condemned her mother to death by fire and wants Dolssa executed, too. Botille is a matchmaker and a tavern-keeper, struggling to keep herself and her sisters on the right side of the law in their seaside town. When their lives collide by a dark riverside, Botille rescues a dying Dolssa and conceals her in the tavern, where an unlikely friendship blooms. Aided by her sisters and Symo, her surly but loyal neighbor, Botille nurses Dolssa back to health and hides her from her pursuers. But all of Botille’s tricks, tales, and cleverness can’t pro...

All the Truth That s In Me
Score: 3.5
From 16 Ratings

All the Truth That s In Me


  • Author : Julie Berry
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-09-26
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101611296


All the Truth That s In Me Book Description :

Another literary masterpiece by Printz honor winning author of The Passion of Dolssa "All the Truth That’s In Me is that rare magical thing—a beautiful love story told in spare, riveting prose.”—The New York Journal of Books “The love story and the mystery . . . are mesmerizing. Berry’s language undulates and flows. . . . Worthy of multiple reads.”—The Boston Globe The paperback edition includes an exclusive interview with the author and a list of discussion questions for book clubs! Four years ago, Judith and her best friend disappeared from their small town of Roswell Station. Two years ago, only Judith returned, permanently mutilated, reviled and ignored by those who were once her friends and family.Unable to speak, Judith lives li...

Such a Lovely Little War
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

Such a Lovely Little War


  • Author : Marcelino Truong
  • Publisher : arsenal pulp press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-17
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781551526485


Such a Lovely Little War Book Description :

This riveting, beautifully produced graphic memoir tells the story of the early years of the Vietnam war as seen through the eyes of a young boy named Marco, the son of a Vietnamese diplomat and his French wife. The book opens in America, where the boy’s father works for the South Vietnam embassy; there the boy is made to feel self-conscious about his otherness thanks to schoolmates who play war games against the so-called “Commies.” The family is called back to Saigon in 1961, where the father becomes Prime Minister Ngo Dinh Diem’s personal interpreter; as the growing conflict between North and South intensifies, so does turmoil within Marco’s family, as his mother struggles to grapple with bipolar disorder. Visually powerful and emotional...