Eve was burning to join the Great War and had no hesitation when she was recruited to work as a spy.
She’s sent to enemy-occupied France where she’ trained by the “Queen of Spies” and head of the Alice Network, Lili or code name Alice.
Together they will travel across France searching for the truth no matter where it leads them! I knew I’d like The Alice Network, but I didn’t think I was going to LOVE it!
The story is told in alternating narrations between Eve and Charlie, one during the Great War and one post-WWII.
However, it was never to the point where it was getting annoying or distasteful.
The Alice Network has excellent, and loveable characters, a little mystery that takes the troupe across France, and a network of female spies what more could you want in a strong female-led historical fiction novel! This is a must-read, and I cannot stop gushing about it!An unusually long and ambitious review, giving loads of information on three separate novels and their authors.Iron Moon: Anthology of Migrant Worker Poetry, reviewed by Megan Walsh.This is the first novel I have read by Kate Quinn, and it has definitely convinced me I need to read more of her books!Our book review network is now open for applications!his poetry [is] both a challenge and a thrill, one that a new generation of readers can now tackle thanks to the work of poet-translator Robert Hammond Dorsett…” thus neatly bringing in the translator, and making us want to read on.The Four Books (Yan Lianke), The Explosion Chronicles(Yan Lianke), The Seventh Day(Yu Hua), Reviewed by Ian Johnson as Novels from China’s Moral Abyss.Kate Quinn was also able to weave women’s rights into the novel beautifully.The issue of women’s choice, contraception, and self-worth were issues that were brought up throughout the book.Library Thing is a cataloging and social networking site for book lovers.Library Thing helps you create a library-quality catalog of books: books you own, books you've read, books you'd like to read, books you've lent out ... Discover great books by exploring blogs and let others discover best books thank to your book reviews.