Vietnam War

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Christmas Presents and Past

I was a small child during the last years of the Vietnam War era, and unlike the hero and heroine of Christmas Presents and Past, have no first hand memories of the conflict or the political upheaval it caused. Learning about the events through their eyes has given me a new appreciation for this per ...

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After All These Years

After a car accident took at least one parent from two-year-old Curry Trent, Huck James, and Tom Winchester, the three grew up inseparable in the small South Dakota town of Gleeson. Until, that is, Curry married Huck, and both Huck and Tom went to Vietnam - but only Tom came back. Fifteen years late ...

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Invisible Girl

Long-buried secrets from the Vietnam War come to light in Invisible Girl, Tess Hudson's involving tale about the lingering effects of the past on the present. Growing up in New York's Hell's Kitchen, Maggie Malone was exposed to the darker side of the world at an early age. Her mother Mai, wh ...

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A Soldier's Heart

Kathleen Korbel's RITA-winning A Soldier's Heart has long been considered a classic of the genre, and it continues to hold up as a most excellent read. A book that is perhaps even more timely and relevant today than when it was first published, it's a moving exploration of war's lingering effects, n ...

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Ride the Tiger

It took me over 10 years to read this book. Well, let me explain. It sat on my TBR shelf for 10 years before I finally decided to grab some of the oldest (and dustiest) books and read them. I wish I had read this book when I first bought it because I had cheated myself out of reading what is probabl ...

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In the Midnight Rain

Don't let the "Contemporary Women's Fiction" label fool you; In the Midnight Rain is about as romantic as it gets. This is my first Ruth Wind, and oh my, how this lady can tell a tale. For those of you, like myself, who have memories of what it was like to send boys we cared about off to fight in Vi ...

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Exile's End

This is the first book in Rachel Lee's popular Conard County series. I thought that Ms Lee got the series off to a wonderful start with this book. I love wounded warrior heroes and the hero of Exile's End, Ransom Laird, is the wounded warrior at his most sympathetic. The whole Conard County s ...