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Books tagged with "emotional"

 
Charlotte Gray by Sebastian Faulks

Charlotte Gray

By Sebastian Faulks

Feel the emotional intensity of the search for a lost lover, the tragedy of the Jewish persecution and the struggle to save loved ones, themselves and their country. Above all, sense the remarkable existence of hope beyond reason.

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I'll Be Seeing You by Margaret Mayhew

I'll Be Seeing You

By Margaret Mayhew

Get out the hankies before you tackle this wartime romance filled with everything you'd expect to find in a tale of love and loss - innocent WAAFs, butch American bomber pilots, sex, pregnancy, despair, anguish, retribution … and all the old, familiar places.

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Hiroshima by John Hersey

Hiroshima

By John Hersey

Japan's darkest hour is recounted in this insightful history of the small bomb that devastated a proud nation. A book written only a year after the explosion and featuring heart-rendering, first-hand accounts by six men and women.

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The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

The Kite Runner

By Khaled Hosseini

The lives of two boys are shattered when Russia invades Afghanistan. A tale of friendship, loyalty, jealousy and betrayal simply and movingly told. An epic!

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Good Women of China by   Xinran

Good Women of China

By Xinran

Hugely revealing insight into the lives of Chinese women – past and present. Have the tissues handy.

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