We Fly Beneath the Stars
1942, Europe: Based on the true story of female fighter pilots in the Second World War, this is a totally heartbreaking and unforgettable story about sacrifice, sisterhood and a love that transcends war.
When the love of Tasha’s life, Luca, joins the air force to fight against the evil Nazi invaders, she knows she has to follow her heart—and him—into battle. Headstrong, impulsive and a daredevil, she’s the perfect recruit.
Tasha’s sensible older sister Nadia plans only to stop Tasha’s madness and bring her home. But a chance encounter puts her in a plane, soaring above the clouds, and she also finds her calling.
Underestimated by their superiors, Nadia and her sister find themselves in airplanes barely fit to fly, being sent on perilous missions with little hope of return. But before long their battalion is being nicknamed ‘the Night Witches’ by the Nazis, their ownership of the skies second to none.
But danger is up in the storm clouds with them, and when both sisters are shot down behind Nazi enemy lines, and taken to a brutal prison camp, they expect to never see their beloved homeland again.
Until Tasha’s eyes meet across the wire fence with someone she never expected to see again: the love of her life, Luca.
But with love comes peril… Will one sister have to sacrifice everything to save the other?
Absolutely unputdownable historical fiction, perfect for fans of All the Light We Cannot See, The Ragged Edge of Night, and The Tattooist of Auschwitz.
Readers are loving We Fly Beneath the Stars:
“Wow! I was completely blown away… Such powerful emotions and heartbreaking experiences ripping through this story like a tornado, it leaves your heart in shreds and your eyes sopping up the tears with a giant box of tissues!… A novel you won’t want to miss… Be prepared, though, to lose sleep and expect tears… Will grip and shake your heart!… Oh my goodness, I loved this… Such a powerful story.” Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Oh my gosh… Amazing. I loved the strong female main characters… What a beautifully written, heartbreaking story… I highly recommend this. I absolutely loved it.” Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Absolutely phenomenal… I was completely captivated… Emotionally heartbreaking… Amazing on so many levels. The twists and turns in this story sent my emotions on a rollercoaster, and I ran through a box of Kleenex like it was nothing… I loved it.” Page Turners ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Sadness, courage, sisterhood and hope… I am deeply touched… One of the most unforgettable and unputdownable historical fiction books I have read.” Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Historical fiction at its very best. Bravery and courage that is beyond admirable… You will hold your breath… the pages can’t turn quickly enough… A must-read… A story that needed to be told… Fascinating.” Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Absolutely superb… Powerful… I was truly gripped… feeling the fear and emotion in every page.” @curlingupwithacoffeeandakindle ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Amazing… This author is a great storyteller… Powerful… Had me engrossed until the very end. I loved it.” Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“Inspirational, moving… Gripping… Will have you laughing and crying… A moving, heartbreaking and unforgettable story… Had me captivated from the first sentence.” Goodreads reviewer ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
“I finished it in a day and from the very first chapters I started crying… Heartbreaking… A hymn to love. I adored it. I couldn’t put it down.” @infinite_bookworm86 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐