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The secret messenger —Robotham, Mandy, author.

Venice, 1943: The world is at war, and Stella Jilani is leading a double life. By day she works in the lion's den as a typist for the Reich; by night, she risks her life as a messenger for the Italian resistance. Against...

Beneath a scarlet sky : a novel —Sullivan, Mark T., author.

Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis. He's a normal Italian teenager--obsessed with music, food, and girls--but his days of innocence are numbered. When his family home in Milan is destroyed by Allied...

Our darkest night : a novel of Italy and the Second World War —Robson, Jennifer, 1970- author.

Hiding from the Nazis in the guise of a Christian farmer's wife, a Jewish woman is met with suspicion by a Nazi official who harbors a vendetta against the former seminary student posing as her husband.

Our darkest night a novel of Italy and the Second World War —Robson, Jennifer, 1970- author.
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2021
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Hiding from the Nazis in the guise of a Christian farmer's wife, a Jewish woman is met with suspicion by a Nazi official who harbors a vendetta against the former seminary student posing as her husband.

Fire in the hills —Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-

Upon returning to Italy, fourteen-year-old Roberto struggles to survive, first on his own, then as a member of the resistance, fighting against the Nazi occupiers while yearning to reach home safely and for an end to the...

Our darkest night a novel of Italy and the Second World War —Robson, Jennifer, 1970- author.
Book On CD
2021
Availability: 1 of 3

Hiding from the Nazis in the guise of a Christian farmer's wife, a Jewish woman is met with suspicion by a Nazi official who harbors a vendetta against the former seminary student posing as her husband.

The girl from Venice —Smith, Martin Cruz, 1942- author.

"Venice, 1945. The war may be waning, but the city known as La Serenissima is still occupied and the people of Italy fear the power of the Third Reich. One night, under a canopy of stars, a fisherman named Cenzo comes ac...

Courage, my love —Beck, Kristin, 1979- author.

"When the Nazi occupation of Rome begins, two courageous young women join the Italian Resistance to fight for their freedom Rome, 1943 Lucia Colombo has had her doubts about fascism for years, but as a single mother in a...

Beneath a scarlet sky —Sullivan, Mark T., author.
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2018
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"Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, [this] is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man's incredible courage and resilience during one of history's darkest hours. Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or...

The dressmaker of Paris —Kaufmann, G. (Georgia)

Rosa Kusstatscher has built a global fashion empire upon her ability to find the perfect look for any occasion. But tonight, as she prepares for the most important meeting of her life, her usual certainty eludes her. Wha...

The girl from Venice a novel —Smith, Martin Cruz, 1942- author.
Book On CD
2016
Availability: 5 of 5

"The highly anticipated new standalone novel from Martin Cruz Smith, whom The Washington Post has declared "that uncommon phenomenon: a popular and well-regarded crime novelist who is also a writer of real distinction," ...

Beneath a scarlet sky a novel —Sullivan, Mark T., author.
Book On MP3
2017
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In 1940s Italy, teenager Pino Lella joins an underground railroad helping Jews escape over the Alps and falls for a beautiful widow, he also becomes the personal driver of one of the Third Reich's most powerful commander...

Beneath a scarlet sky a novel —Sullivan, Mark T., author.
Book Club
2017
Availability: 1 of 1

Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis. He's a normal Italian teenager--obsessed with music, food, and girls--but his days of innocence are numbered. When his family home in Milan is destroyed by Allied...

A kiss from Maddalena —Castellani, Christopher, 1972-
EBook
2003

One of the few remaining men in the village of Santa Cecilia during the Second World War, Vito Leone falls in love with the daughter of the town's most powerful family despite their disapproval and seeks to prove himself...

The sunflower girl —Chiofalo, Rosanna, author.
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2018
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For Signora Maria Ferraro, the sunflowers in the fields around Tuscany in summer carry bitter memories. Not even her cherished daughter, Anabella, knows what happened to her during World War II, when the Germans overran ...

The girl from Venice —Smith, Martin Cruz, 1942- author.
Large Print
2017
Availability: 1 of 1

"Venice, 1945. The war may be waning, but the city known as La Serenissima is still occupied and the people of Italy fear the power of the Third Reich. One night, under a canopy of stars, a fisherman named Cenzo comes ac...

The secret messenger —Robotham, Mandy, author.
Book Club
2020
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Venice, 1943: The world is at war, and Stella Jilani is leading a double life. By day she works in the lion's den as a typist for the Reich; by night, she risks her life as a messenger for the Italian resistance. Against...

Trieste —Drndić, Daša, 1946-2018 author.

Haya Tedeschi sits alone in Gorizia, in northeastern Italy, surrounded by a basket of photographs and newspaper clippings. Now an old woman, she waits to be reunited after sixty-two years with her son, fathered by an SS ...

A kiss from Maddalena —Castellani, Christopher, 1972-
Ebook
2003

One of the few remaining men in the village of Santa Cecilia during the Second World War, Vito Leone falls in love with the daughter of the town's most powerful family despite their disapproval and seeks to prove himself...

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