War, spies, and bobby sox

stories about World War II at home
  • 296 Pages
  • 3.78 MB
  • 9758 Downloads
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Actresses, Man-woman relationships, World War, 1939-1945, Missing persons, Manhattan Project (U.S.), Women spies, German Prisoners and prisons, Fi
StatementLibby Fischer Hellmann
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3608.E46 W37 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 296 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26933645M
ISBN 101938733975
ISBN 139781938733970
OCLC/WorldCa967353195

War, Spies and Bobby Sox by Libby Fischer Hellman contains three stories about life in America during World War II. The Incidental Spy is the first story (and the longest). Lena Bentheim is in love with Josef in Berlin, Germany in /5.

War, Spies and Bobby Sox provides a window into three slices of life in America as the country prepares to become involved in spies second World War. The second short story brings us to a small farm north of Chicago where German prisoners travel from their encampment to a nearby farm to provide extra labor/5(65).

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War, Spies and Bobby Sox by Libby Fischer Hellman contains three stories about life in America during World War II. The Incidental Spy is the first story (and the longest). Lena Bentheim is in love with Josef in Berlin, Germany in But Lena is only sixteen years old and her parents believe she would be better off in America/5(4).

War, Spies, and Bobby Sox. Get this book from: Buy Direct from Libby; Amazon Kindle; iBookstore; Barnes & Noble; Kobo; Overdrive; Indie Bound. WS&B is a finalist for Foreword Magazine’s INDIES Book of the Year Awards in the War/Military Category.

WS&B won the IPPY Silver Medal in the War/Military Category in IPPY is the. War, Spies, and Bobby Sox is a collection of 2 novellas and a short story that are definitely historical thrillers.

There is romance, espionage, mystery, murder, and war in each of these stories that keep the reader turning pages/5. But in War, Spies, And Bobby Sox, Libby Fischer Hellman creates a spell-binding trilogy of stories that brings the war home to America’s own shores, where battles were fought, lives were lost, love was trampled, and hardly anyone ever knew that the emotional arrows of war were touching their hometowns, their neighborhoods.

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Listen to an Audio Excerpt The Red Herrings Press. Historical Author: Libby Fischer Hellman. She has been a finalist twice for the Anthony, three times for Foreword Magazine’s Book of the Year, the Agatha, the Shamus, the Daphne, and has won the Lovey multiple times. Praise and bobby sox book War, Spies, and Bobby Sox: “Libby Fischer Hellman powerfully illustrates what individuals could have faced while living in such perilous times.

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As World War II rages across Europe and the Pacific, its impact ripples through communities in the heartland of America. A farm girl is locked in a dangerous love triangle with two Germans soldiers held in an Illinois POW camp Another German, a war Brand: Elizabeth F Hellmann.

War, Spies and Bobby Sox provides a window into three slices of life in America as the country prepares to become involved in the second World War. The second short story brings us to a small farm north of Chicago where German prisoners travel from their /5.

War, Spies, and Bobby Sox (Paperback) Stories about World War Two at Home. By Libby Fischer Hellmann. Red Herrings Press,pp. Publication Date: Febru War Spies and Bobby Sox By Libby Fischer Hellman $ Air Date/Time 4pm (Central) 1st ed., paperback, p. As World War II rages across Europe and the Pacific, its impact ripples through communities in the heartland of America.

A farm girl is locked in a dangerous love triangle with two Germans soldiers held in an Illinois POW camp. War, Spies and Bobby Sox: Stories About World War Two at Home. Libby Fischer Hellman. Red Herrings Press, FebruTrade Paperback, E-Book, and Audiobook, pages. Reviewed by Wayne Turmel. When we think of the Second World War, we often think of the faraway battlefields of Europe or the Pacific.

War, Spies and Bobby Sox provides a window into three slices of life in America as the country prepares to become involved in the second World War. The second short story brings us to a small farm north of Chicago where German prisoners travel from their /5(65).

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War, Spies & Bobby Sox Stories About WW2 At Home. by Libby Fischer Hellmann. Kobo Writing Life. War, Spies, and Bobby Sox is a collection of 2 novellas and a short story that are definitely historical thrillers. There is romance, espionage, mystery, murder, and war in each of these stories that keep the reader turning pages.

We opened with The Incidental Spy, and I give this story 5 stars. WAR, SPIES AND BOBBY SOX brings together Libby Fischer Hellman’s three previously published stories about World War II’s effects on the American homeland.

These two novellas and a short story fictionalize what could have happened in the heartland during the war years. Thrilled to announce that War, Spies, and Bobby Sox is a finalist for Foreword Magazine’s INDIES Book of the Year Awards in the War/Military Category.

Winners will be announced in June. If you’d like more information, here’s the press for more about the book, you can check it out and even buy it here.

I’m chuffed. War, Spies & Bobby Sox includes three stories about WW2 at Home. The stories include: - The Incidental Spy, in which a German refugee is forced to spy on the early years of the Manhattan Project -- POW, a loe-triangle between a farm girl and two German POWs incarcerated in a German POW camp in the Chicago suburbs -- The Day Miriam Hirsch Disappeared: a story about love, espionage, and.

She has won the Ippy and the Readers Choice Award multiple times. For more information about her and her books, visit her web site, view her book trailer, and follow her on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. ***** My trilogy of WW2 stories, War, Spies, and Bobby Sox, is set during the war.

It includes two novellas and a short story, all set in. Book Review: Wars, Spies, and Bobby Sox by Libby Fischer Hellmann.

03 19 The first novella in this triad of tales—two novellas and a short story—set in the World War II era is “The Incidental Spy,” which is reviewed elsewhere. It sets the tone for the rest of the book, which is about how war affects even those living far from.

RHYS: Last week we celebrated the release of my World War 2 stand-alone novel In Farleigh Field. This week my dear friend Libby Hellmann is celebrating her own WW2 novel: WAR, SPIES, AND BOBBY SOX. So I'm delighted to have her as our visitor today to tell us about the new book.

War, Spies, & Bobby Sox: Stories About World War II at Home. Publisher: Red Herrings. Amazon: Digital: $ ASIN: B01MR32G79; Paperback: $ ISBN In the introduction to her book, War, Spies, & Bobby Sox: Stories About World War II at Home, author Libby Hellmann writes that our fascination with WWII comes from the fact that.

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War, Spies and Bobby Sox: Stories About World War II At Home The Red Herrings Press Available in print, ebook and audiobook online and wherever fine books are sold ISBN: E-book: Audiobook: For more information, visit ###. War, Spies, and Bobby Sox takes you back to a time when Frank Sinatra made young women swoon, bobby sox and saddle shoes were the norm, and WW II raged across two oceans.

Get on Amazon here: http. The Manhattan Project, featured in War, Spies, and Bobby Sox, was a key WW2 research and development project tasked with creating the world’s first nuclear by the US and supported by the United Kingdom and Canada, it ran between anddirected by Major General Leslie Groves of the U.S.

Army Corps of Engineers. War, Spies, and Bobby Sox. Written by Libby Fischer Hellmann Review by India Edghill. A loosely connected pair of long stories and one short one set in WWII Chicago and the Midwest, War, Spies, and Bobby Sox covers the war on the home front.

In “Incidental Spy,” a Jewish woman who works at the Chicago atomic bomb plant is forced into becoming a : Libby Fischer Hellmann. Sep 5, - This is the first of what I hope will be a monthly exploration of my novels and short stories and the themes they cover. So if it's March, we're reliving World War II, where battles raged at home as well as the front lines and Frank Sinatra made young girls swoon.

Enjoy this trip back to the past. There will be something new every day. pins. War, Spies and Bobby Sox consist of three novellas in varying lengths. The first and longest one, “The Incidental Spy” is an enthralling novella incorporating the development of the bomb while viewing Chicago through the immigrant eyes of a woman who is both German and Jewish.

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