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mobi Í doc Lovely War Free ☆ [BOOKS] ⚣ Lovely War Author Julie Berry – A sweeping multi layered romance with a divine twist by the Printz Honor winning author of The Passion of Dolssa set in the perilous days of World Wars I and IIIt's 1917 and World War I is at its zeni A sweeping multi layered romance with a dIpped off to the killing fieldsAubrey Edwards is also headed toward the trenches A gifted musician who's played Carnegie Hall he's a member of the 15th New York Infantry an all African American regiment being sent to Europe to help end the Great War Love is the last thing on his mind But that's before he meets Colette Fournier a Belgian chanteuse who's already survived unspeakable tragedy at the hands of the GermansThirty years after these four l I'm in loveThis book is narrated by greek gods but are we sure it isn't written by one too? Lovely War feels as if it is on a plane higher than us mere mortals Julie Berry I'm not sure what magic you cast over me but please never stop It usually takes me around 50 pages or so to get acuainted with a story the characters and setting With Lovely War I was entranced from page one By page ten I was laughing By page fifteen I was swooning By page twenty I felt as if I knew these characters their souls I cannot properly articulate the beauty the despair the magic of this book Nothing I could ever write about it would do it justice “Let them start their dreadful wars let destruction rain down and let plague sweep through but I will still be here doing my work holding humankind together with love like this” What initially transfixed me was the writing Julie Berry's prose speaks to me on a spiritual level I adored the god's narration It made this seemingly common and overdone story suddenly feel new and well lovely What kept me reading were the characters They felt real raw and perfectly flawed They were endearing and charming and every other synonym This book deserves five stars through and through simply for the emotions it evoked in me In a mere sentence it had me tearing up in another it had me closing the book and simply whispering 'no no no no no' “I envy your mortals“As Ares says they die you know”“They do But the lucky ones live firstLovely War was such a personal experience for me that is impossible for me to think about it in a purely objective sense It without a doubt has earned its place on my list of All Time Favourites read this experience the beauty taste the sadness feel the love you won't regret it

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A sweeping multi layered romance with a divine twist by the Printz Honor winning author of The Passion of Dolssa set in the perilous days of World Wars I and IIIt's 1917 and World War I is at its zenith when Hazel and James first catch sight of each other at a London party She's a shy and talented pianist; he's a newly minted soldier with dreams of becoming an architect When they fall in love it's immediate and deep and cut short when James is sh screaming from an oversized megaphone NOT TO DICTATE ANYONE'S LIFE BUT THIS BOOK BRAIDS TOGETHER TWO LOVE STORIES SET IN WWI AND IT'S NARRATED BY GREEK GODS AND YOU GUYS NEED TO ADD IT TO YOUR TBR

Julie Berry â Lovely War mobi

Lovely WarOvers' fates collide the Greek goddess Aphrodite tells their stories to her husband Hephaestus and her lover Ares in a luxe Manhattan hotel room at the height of World War II She seeks to answer the age old uestion Why are Love and War eternally drawn to one another? But her uest for a conclusion that will satisfy her jealous husband uncovers a multi threaded tale of prejudice trauma and music and reveals that War is no match for the power of Lov This book took me on a journey OofIf you're looking for a historical fiction with outstandingly beautiful prose that you'll want to highlight and bookmark endlessly and some fantastical elements in the forms of gods and goddesses watching over mortals at war then you have to read Lovely War following four different characters from different walks of life as their worlds converge during WWII absolutely loved how this book was written from the perspective of Aphrodite Hades Ares and Apollo Each of their voices was so distinct and seeing their direct involvement in these mortals' lives was so fascinating to read I'm a sucker for any retelling that includes the Greek gods so this was the book of my dreams in it being a historical fiction mixed together with Greek mythology While I do have to say the book dragged on a little for me and the descriptions of the battles themselves were dry this book and the characters within it stole my heart left me wondering what was going to happen next and made me fall head over heels for Julie Berry's gorgeous prose I highly implore any historical fiction lover to pick up this book because the prose itself is something that needs to be admiredAT A GLANCE Gods and goddesses tell each other about an epic love story set during WWI War heartbreak romance everything you need to have a gorgeously written story The prettiest prose in any historical fiction I've ever readCONTENT WARNINGS Blackface condemned in the story racism lynching PTSD war