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Books with Time Period
1940s


245 Books in Time Period 1940s

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84 Charing Cross Road Hanff, Helene
The Advocate Szilagyi, Steven
Alias Hook Jensen, Lisa
The Alice Network: A Novel Quinn, Kate
All the Light We Cannot See: a Novel Doerr, Anthony
All The Pretty Horses McCarthy, Cormac
All the Stars in the Heavens: A Novel Trigiani, Adriana
The All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion: A Novel Flagg, Fannie
Amagansett Mills, Mark
Amandine: A Novel De Blasi, Marlena
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay Chabon, Michael
The Amber Room Berry, Steve
American Blonde Niven, Jennifer
Among the Living Rabb, Jonathan
Andy Catlett: Early Travels Berry, Wendell
Angela's Ashes McCourt, Frank
The Angels of Morgan Hill VanLiere, Donna
Anne Frank and Me Bennett, Cherie
Apple Blossom Time Haig, Kathryn
As the Crow Flies Archer, Jeffrey
The Assassins Gallery Robbins, David L.
Atonement McEwan, Ian
Baker Towers Haigh, Jennifer
Beach Music Conroy, Pat
Becoming Clementine Niven, Jennifer
Between Shades of Gray Sepetys, Ruta
Beverly Hills Dead Woods, Stuart
The Big Bam: the life and times of Babe Ruth Montville, Leigh
Black Betty Mosley, Walter
Black Cross Iles, Greg
Blue Orchard Taylor, Jackson
Blueberry Summers: Growing Up at the Lake Anderson, Curtiss
The Book of Aron: a Novel Shepard, Jim
The Book of Lost Things Connolly, John
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Boyne, John
The Boy Who Loved Anne Frank: A Novel Feldman, Ellen
The Boys From St. Petri Reuter, Bjarne B.
Bridie and Finn Cauley, Harry
Brief Lives Brookner, Anita
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Diaz, Junot
Brighten The Corner Where You Are Chappell, Fred
The Buddha in the Attic Otsuka, Julie
The Champion Gee, Maurice
The Chaperone Moriarty, Laura
Charlotte Gray: A Novel Faulks, Sebastian
Charms For The Easy Life Gibbons, Kaye
The Chase Joyce, Brenda
The Chilbury Ladies' Choir: A Novel Ryan, Jennifer
City of Thieves Benioff, David
City of Women Gillham, David
The Cloud Atlas Callanan, Liam
Code Name Verity Wein, Elizabeth
Cold Harbour Higgins, Jack
The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother McBride, James
Corelli's Mandolin De Bernieres, Louis
A Curious Man: the Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe it or not" Ripley Thompson, Neal
Darktown: a Novel Mullen, Thomas
Dear Mrs. Bird: A Novel Pearce, Amanda-Jane
A Death in Vienna Silva, Daniel
Death of a Nightingale Kaaberbol, Lene
December 6: A Novel Smith, Martin Cruz
A Desert in Bohemia Paton Walsh, Jill
The Diplomat's Wife Jenoff, Pam
Double Play Parker, Robert B.
Early One Morning Baily, Ginny
Echoes of the White Giraffe Choi, Sook Nyul
Emma's Secret Bradford, Barbara Taylor
The End of War: A Novel of the Race for Berlin Robbins, David L.
Enigma Harris, Robert
Eureka Diehl, William
An Exclusive Love: A Memoir Adorjan, Johanna
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Foer, Jonathan Safran
Eye of the Needle Follett, Ken
The Family Tree Cadwalladr, Carole
The Fire by Night Messineo, Teresa
Fireworks over Toccoa Stepakoff, Jeffrey
The Flamethrowers Kushner, Rachel
Flight of Eagles Higgins, Jack
Forests of the Night: A Johnny Hawke Novel Davies, David Stuart
The Fortunate Ones: A Novel Umansky, Ellen M.
Fox on the Rhine Dobson, Michael Singer
Niles, Douglas
Full Dark House Fowler, Christopher
The German Woman Griner, Paul
Gilead: A Novel Robinson, Marilynne
Gone To Soldiers: A Novel Piercy, Marge
The Good German: A Novel Kanon, Joseph
Goodnight June Jio, Sarah
The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding Robson, Jennifer
The Gravedigger's Daughter Oates, Joyce Carol
The Great Fire Hazzard, Shirley
The Great Husband Hunt Graham, Laurie
The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread Robertson, Don
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Shaffer, Mary Ann
Hannah Coulter: A Novel Berry, Wendell
Hawke's Cove Wilson, Susan
Heading Out to Wonderful Goolrick, Robert
Heart of a Tiger: Growing Up with My Grandfather, Ty Cobb Cobb, Herschel
Heidegger's Glasses: A Novel Frank, Thaisa
Here Comes Mrs Kugleman Pradelski, Minka
The Hiding Place Ten Boom, Corrie
The Hollywood Daughter Alcott, Kate
Home and Away: A World War II Christmas Story Hughes, Dean
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Ford, Jamie
The Hours Cunningham, Michael
The Hours Count: A Novel Cantor, Jillian
I, the Jury Spillane, Mickey
The Imposter Bride Richler, Nancy
In Farleigh Field: A Novel Bowen, Rhys
In the Time of the Butterflies Alvarez, Julia
In this Grave Hour: A Novel Winspear, Jacqueline
The Informers Vasquez, Juan Gabriel
Instruments of Night Cook, Thomas H.
The Invisible Bridge Orringer, Julie
The Irresistible Henry House Grunwald, Lisa
The Island: A Novel Hislop, Victoria
Jackdaws Follett, Ken
Jacob Have I Loved Paterson, Katherine
The Keep Wilson, F. Paul
Keeping the House Baker, Ellen
Kiss River Chamberlain, Diane
The Kommandant's Girl Jenoff, Pam
The Last Embrace Hamilton, Denise
Legend of Fire Horse Woman Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki
A Lesson Before Dying Gaines, Ernest J.
Letter From Home Hart, Carolyn G.
Letters from Skye Brockmole, Jessica
The Light in the Ruins Bohjalian, Chris
Light over London Kelly, Julia
Lilac Girls: A Novel Kelly, Martha Hall
Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk: A Novel Rooney, Kathleen
The Little Giant of Aberdeen County Baker, Tiffany
The Little Stranger Waters, Sarah
Loot: A Novel Elkins, Aaron J.
The Lost Garden Humphreys, Helen
The Lost Girls of Paris Jenoff, Pam
Love & Treasure Waldman, Ayelet
Love and Ruin: A Novel McLain, Paula
Lucky Us Bloom, Amy
The Luneburg Variation Maurensig, Paolo
The Madonnas of Leningrad: A Novel Dean, Debra
The Magic of Ordinary Days Creel, Ann Howard
Magpie Murders Horowitz, Anthony
The Man who Never Stopped Sleeping: A Novel Apelfeld, Aharon
Mary Modern: A Novel DeAngelis, Camille
The Master Butchers Singing Club Erdrich, Louise
Matters of Chance: A Novel Haien, Jeannette
Miracle at St. Anna McBride, James
Montana 1948: A Novel Watson, Lawrence
The Moon Looked Down Garlock, Dorothy
Moral Disorder Atwood, Margaret Eleanor
Mrs. Morhard and the Boys Morhard, Ruth Hanford
Mrs. Sinclair's Suitcase Walters, Louise
Mudbound Jordan, Hillary
The Muralist Shapiro, Barbara A.
My Secret War: The World War II Diary of Madeline Beck Osborne, Mary Pope
My Sister's Keeper Lord, Shirley
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust Beer, Edith Hahn
Night Of The Broken Glass Broner, Peter
Night Ride Home Esstman, Barbara
The Night Watch Waters, Sarah
The Nightingale Hannah, Kristin
Nothing But the Truth: A Joshua Rabb Novel Parrish, Richard
The October Country Bradbury, Ray
Ordinary Heroes Turow, Scott
Orphan Train Kline, Christina Baker
Orphan's Tale Jenoff, Pam
The Other Side of the Bridge Lawson, Mary
Other Voices, Other Rooms Capote, Truman
Out Stealing Horses Petterson, Per
The Painted Bird Kosinski, Jerzy
The Paris Architect Belfoure, Charles
Peace: A Novel Bausch, Richard
The Phoenix: A Novel About the Hindenburg Boetius, Henning
The Photograph: A Novel Ellis, Virginia
The Plot Against America Roth, Philip
The Postmistress Blake, Sarah
The Prince of the Mist Ruiz Zafon, Carlos
Private Life Smiley, Jane
Recipes for a Perfect Marriage Prunty, Morag
A Red Herring Without Mustard: A Flavia de Luce Novel Bradley, Alan
Resistance Shreve, Anita
Resistance Women: A Novel Chiaverini, Jennifer
The Rock Orchard: A Novel Wall, Paula
Saint Mazie: A Novel Attenberg, Jami
Salt to the Sea Sepetys, Ruta
The Sands of Sakkara Meade, Glenn
Sarah's Key De Rosnay, Tatiana
The Savage Garden Mills, Mark
The Secret Keeper Morton, Kate
Sentimental Journey Barnett, Jill
The Servants' Quarters Freed, Lynn
The Seventh Secret Wallace, Irving
Shadow of the Wind Ruiz Zafon, Carlos
Shadows of a Childhood: A Novel of War and Friendship Gille, Elisabeth
Shanghai Girls: A Novel See, Lisa
The Shining Girls Beukes, Lauren
Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children's Crusade, A Duty-Dance with Death Vonnegut, Kurt
Snow Island Towler, Katherine
Someone: a Novel McDermott, Alice
A Song For Summer Ibbotson, Eva
The Song is You Abbott, Megan
South by Java Head MacLean, Alistair
Southern Cross the Dog Cheng, Bill
Stars Over Clear Lake: A Novel Ellsworth, Loretta
The Story of Lucy Gault Trevor, William
The Storyteller Picoult, Jodi
Suite Francaise Nemirovsky, Irene
Summer Crossing Capote, Truman
The Summer Guest Cronin, Justin
Swing: A Novel Holmes, Rupert
Tallgrass Dallas, Sandra
The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel Morris, Heather
This Dame for Hire: A Novel Scoppettone, Sandra
A Thousand Country Roads: An Epilogue to The Bridges of Madison County Waller, Robert James
A Thread of Grace Russell, Mary Doria
Ticket Home Pratt, James Michael
Tidings of Comfort and Joy: A Tender Story of Love, Loss, and Redemption Bunn, T. Davis
The Tiger's Wife: A Novel Obreht, Tea
Time After Time: A Novel Grunwald, Lisa
To Die but Once Winspear, Jacqueline
Tony's Wife Trigiani, Adriana
Too Darn Hot Scoppettone, Sandra
The Train to Crystal City: FDR's Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America's Only Family Internment Camp During World War II Russell, Jan Jarboe
Transcription Atkinson, Kate
The Tristan Betrayal Ludlum, Robert
The Turner House Flournoy, Angela
The Tuscan Child Bowen, Rhys
Two O'Clock Eastern Wartime: A Novel Dunning, John
Two Rings: A Story of Love and War Werber, Millie
Keller, Eve
Unbroken: a World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption Hillenbrand, Laura
The Undertaking Magee, Audrey
Velva Jean Learns to Drive Niven, Jennifer
Velva Jean Learns to Fly Niven, Jennifer
The Visible World Slouka, Mark
War Dog: A Novel Booth, Martin
We Are Not Ourselves: A Novel Thomas, Matthew
We Were the Lucky Ones: A Novel Hunter, Georgia
What I Saw and How I Lied Blundell, Judy
When the World was Young: A Novel Gaffney, Elizabeth
Where Divers Dare: the Hunt for the Last U-boat Peffer, Randall
The Wind is Not a River Payton, Brian
Wish You Well Baldacci, David
The Wives of Los Alamos: A Novel Nesbit, Tarashea
Worldwar: Tilting the Balance Turtledove, Harry
Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story Ackerman, Diane



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