Honor and Innocence: Against the Tides of War, by Glen Hierlmeier, is a historical romance novel that was published March 2014.
April 24, 2014 (Newswire.com) - Author Glen Hierlmeier announced today that his eBook Honor and Innocence: Against the Tides of War, a historical romance novel, will be listed for free on Amazon from today, April 24th, through April 25th, 2014.
Honor and Innocence takes the reader through the devastation left by World War II across the European and Asian continents following its main character Hank Fischer, who was drafted to the American Army in 1945 shortly after his high school graduation. During his service, Hank befriends a German prisoner-of-war, Max, who tells Hank of his twin sister, Roberta, also in captivity. An unlikely romance buds between her and Hank, leaving Hank conflicted between his allegiance to the American Army and his love for Roberta. Hank decides to break out Max and Roberta, and together they make a desperate flight through war-torn Germany where they witness first-hand the destruction post-war Europe has endured. Leaving Max behind in Switzerland, they make their way to the port city of Trieste, where they board a ship and depart to the seas, dealing with pirates, facing adversity, making new friends, and desperately seeking a safe refuge in a place where their love can flourish.
Follow Hank and Roberta on their intense and captivating journey from country to country as they seek refuge. Read as they make their way through bombed-out cities, giving a rare glimpse into the tragic consequences of war, as they remain together bound by love.
"Honor & Innocence was very well written. It had my emotions going up and down… This story is told with deep feeling, as if the author had actually been there… I loved the story and it was hard to put down."
"Well written, with vivid descriptions and engaging characters. Mr. Hierlmeier has captured the essence of WWII and the devastation of war to family, friends, & country. An enjoyable read!"
"This novel is both refreshing and surprising."
"The writer had the ability to capture my emotions immediately. I could not put the book down till I had finished, even then it was hard to."
Download the kindle version of 'Honor and Innocence' for free on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Honor-Innocence-Against-Tides-War-ebook/dp/B00IYRY5JI
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