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Tag: war

Historical Fiction, Young Adult

Salt to the Sea

Germany was finally telling people what they should have said months ago. Run for your lives. Salt to the Sea follows a group of characters in the harsh winter of 1945, travelling across what was once Prussia in order to secure passage on boats which…


Book Group: Unbroken

This month’s book group read was non-fiction which is unusual for us. Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken is the story of former athelete and World War II bombardier, Louis Zamperini. A historically interesting read, however at times I found the tone a little impersonal and it did…