The Daring Girls of Guernsey: a Novel of World War II

The Daring Girls of Guernsey: a Novel of World War II

by Gayle Callen

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Overview

From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes a fascinating historical novel of three courageous young women who aid a desperate British spy during the German occupation of Guernsey Island in World War II.

In 1940, Germany seizes control of Guernsey without a fight – but not without resistance. Innocent young teacher Catherine is forced to house a German officer. Shrewd waitress Betty seeks to elude the persistent Nazi determined to conquer her. And courageous nurse Helen cares for her patients – both British and German – while hiding a British spy in her seaside cottage.

Their fight against the injustices being enacted on their island home brings the women, the spy, and their enemies together in one night that will change all of their lives forever. Though none of them could foresee that the battle they fought that night would reach across time to 1997, when the tragic fallout ensnares Helen once more.


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Product Details

BN ID: 2940160907901
Publisher: Gayle Callen
Publication date: 11/06/2021
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 252,049
File size: 585 KB

About the Author

After a detour through fitness instructing and computer programming, Gayle Callen found the life she’d always dreamed of as a writer. This USA Today bestselling author has written more than twenty-five novels and has won the Holt Medallion, the Laurel Wreath Award, the Booksellers' Best Award, and the National Readers’ Choice Award. Her books have been translated into eleven different languages.

The mother of three grown children, an avid crafter, singer, and outdoor enthusiast, Gayle lives in Central New York with her husband, Jim. She also writes contemporary romances as Emma Cane.

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