(Among the Red Stars) [PDF READ] Ý Gwen C. Katz

  • Hardcover
  • 384
  • Among the Red Stars
  • Gwen C. Katz
  • English
  • 14 May 2020
  • 9780062642745

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Among the Red Stars Review Ü 100 Summary Ú PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Gwen C. Katz Gwen C. Katz ✓ 0 Download Tion for Valka but dropping bombs on German soldiers from a fragile canvas biplane is no joyride The war is taking its toll on everyone including the boy Valka grew up with who is fighting for his life on the front lines As the war intensifies and those around her fall Valk. Phenomenally written and genuinely thrilling AMONG THE RED STARS captures an incredibly badass true story one of those historical events you discover and can t believe no one s written about yet The prose is evocative capturing the period in vivid historical and technical detail while never losing sight of the very human and relatable characters at the core It takes exceptional skill to balance thrilling action scenes with the painful cost of war and Gwen excels An excellent and informative read

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Among the Red Stars Review Ü 100 Summary Ú PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Gwen C. Katz Gwen C. Katz ✓ 0 Download World War Two has shattered Valka’s homeland of Russia and Valka is determined to help the effort She knows her skills as a pilot rival the best of the men so when an all female aviation group forms Valka is the first to sign upFlying has always meant freedom and exhilara. Pasha a gentle teen boy who hears in colour is conscripted into the Russian army and forced to go to war when his heart is full of peaceValka a fierce and formidable teen girl who has spent hundreds of hours flying an old scrap of a plane whose engine regularly cuts out mid flight has to fight to become one of a tiny group of female pilots who are permitted to assist in the war efforts and then keep fighting every single day to keep from making any error that might give the oh so capable men an excuse to kick the incompetent women out of their warTold in a mix of narration from Valka s POV and of letters between Pasha and Valka AMONG THE RED STARS is a riveting intelligent story with characters who are just as flawed as they are lovable in the best way I loved Valka s fierceness and I have a special place in my heart just for PashaAnd according to the author s note at the end the whole story is based on meticulously researched historical facts about The Night Witches the Russian female pilots involved in WWII I knew pretty much nothing about them before reading AMONG THE RED STARS and I learned a ton but not in a way that felt like learning This book is anything but dry It s riveting and emotional and I cried though probably the last fifty pages of epicness I definitely recommend this one

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Among the Red Stars Review Ü 100 Summary Ú PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Gwen C. Katz Gwen C. Katz ✓ 0 Download A must decide how much she is willing to risk to defend the skies she once called homeInspired by the true story of the airwomen the Nazis called Night Witches Gwen C Katz weaves a tale of strength and sacrifice learning to fight for yourself and the perils of a world at wa. I really loved Among the Red Stars I loved the historical setting i m ALWAYS a sucker for books about female pilots I loved the friendships I love girls supporting girls I loved the slow burn romance Valka was fierce dedicated and passionate If you love books like Code Name Verity then I highly suggest you pick this one up