Book List in Order: 5 titles


  • Young paratrooper Theo Trickey has had a remarkable war. Boy soldier, commando, intelligence officer—fighting from northern France to the African desert and in the mountains of Italy. He has already done more than should be asked of any man in ...



  • Dreadfully injured in the Arnhem landings, paratrooper Theo Trickey has lain unconscious in a POW camp for four months. Now he is coming round and Medical Officer Daniel Garland is beginning to piece together his astonishing story. Trickey's...



  • It is 1943 and sleepy Suffolk village, Bedenham, is jerked into the 20th century and the harsh reality of war by the arrival of an American bomber base and its 3000 inhabitants. For 14-year-old evacuee Billy, the US "invasion" is heaven sent, but a c...



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    Spring 1917. The average survival time of a First World War reconnaissance pilot is eighteen hours. After weeks in the thick of it, George Duckwell, reluctant novice-hero of the Royal Flying Corps, is living on borrowed time, watching in horror as a ...



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    Lincolnshire May 1943. Twenty Lancaster bombers stand poised to fly one of World War 2's most daring and dangerous missions, 617 Squadron's legendary bouncing-bomb attack on Germany's dams. Success could shorten the war, the crews are told, but will ...