World_war_two stories, books, poems, and more

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A compelling story depicting life in one of the worst genocides in history, the Holocaust. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2015

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i was in berlin and rather than just telling what i saw i am gonna tell you what i felt about what i saw. if you have ever been in berlin you will probably recognize a few places. Read More

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I made this Memrior by thinking what they would be like in World War ll.I will be making moor of these if you want me to! Read More

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His wife is dead, his daughter is murdered, his home is engulfed by war. All he wants is peace. Read More
It's 1941 in Poland, and nine-year-old Bryda Adamowicz is living a beautiful life in her little village... until Nazi officers show up and change her life forever. This is the untold story of the terror-ridden world outside the concentration camps, and the unique tragedy Bryda's village alone had to face. Read More
The horror of war can tear not only people but their relationships apart. Jonny and Melissa have known each other since they were five years old and have never known anything else. They loved each other more than life itself. Then due to the course of the Second World War… Read More

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Bliss, Summer and Lilia live with their Mother in a small flat. It is 1941, and their Father has been sent to war. They hope for the best, but sadly he is killed. Suffering from depression, their Mother abandoned them, wandering off somewhere unknown. As the oldest, Bliss leads Summer… Read More

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A poem about a German Jew in 1930s Berlin, through the eyes of a man waking up with woman who risks everything in a world that hates him. Read More
13 Canrobbert street is a house in Bethnal Green, East London inhabited by Kate and Eliot Kelly, and used as a stop over, safe house, and sometimes just somewhere to drink the night away by their friends. This novel will follow 6 people, over ten days, who find them selves… Read More

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Will and his twin brother, Eddy, are part of the gruesome experiments of Dr. Josef Mengele in the Auschwitz concentration camp. When Will has an opportunity to escape, he is forced to leave his brother behind. But, he manages to rescue Caterina, a gypsy girl. He vows to return for… Read More

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Splish, Splash, BANG! Running for your life from a battle you never imagined could be. Your mother cried, begged you not to go, but now your in the war-torn streets that under control of your enemy-- the Nazi's. Red, white, black. Read More

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The story of one man whom betrays his land for what he believes is right. Read More
It is WWII. An Allied naval force embarks on a mission to sabotage a Nazi supply route but little do they expect that their mission has already been compromised and may lead to a very sticky end. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

October 11, 2011

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My younger brother died at birth. My parents--especially my mother--grieved deeply, and never had more children. One day my mother brought home a baby chicken. She named the chicken Biddy. Biddy grew into a gray hen, and would run out to our car when we arrived home, and would "talk"… Read More
Anna Yates and her Jewish friends and family are forced into trucks and then into a train, not knowing where they are going. They have seen this happen before too, other Jews being put onto trucks and then never being seen again. But Anna didn't want to never be seen… Read More
A Ghostly love story based on the Severn Valley Railway with links back to World War Two. Colin is a Severn Valley volunteer restoring old railway rolling stock. He is determined to restore a 1930's railway carriage which others thought beyond repair. He worked alone on the project for over… Read More
A Ghostly love story based on the Severn Valley Railway with links back to World War Two. Colin is a Severn Valley volunteer restoring old railway rolling stock. He is determined to restore a 1930's railway carriage which others thought beyond repair. He worked alone on the project for over… Read More

Reads: 548

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

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There's no need for the police. There's no need for a P.I. At least there isn't when Maxine Evans and Jim Grady are on the case. Childhood sweethearts who have been solving mysteries for about eleven years have finally met their match. It doesn't matter that they were able to… Read More

Poem / Other

January 10, 2009

Reads: 157

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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An opinion of how it worked :] Read More
His eyes are dull lifeless orbs, my huband's, that haunted look. I watch my son, so alike and yet so different. Read More
World War Two is almost halfway through, but it is not America who is in the lead this time... Read More
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