The Urchin Warriors

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HISTORICAL FICTION ROMANCE

1940s & '50s

R.W. Nichelson

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"The Urchin Warriors" Kristian Ackmann, is a young German soldier in the elite 12th SS Hitler youth Panzer Division. He is given the assignment of defending Caen in France near the Normandy coast, against the inevitable allied invasion. On his way he meets Holly Petit, a beautiful and inviting young French girl. They unexpectedly fall madly and passionately in love amid the chaos, and horrors of war. The romance these two young lovers share, must be hidden so that Holly will not suffer humiliating torment by her countrymen. This as well as being shunned, or worse, for collaborating with the enemy. The book is an exciting and action-packed story of a forbidden love, and the discovery of faith in a higher power. In the middle of the greatest war, the world has ever known. Love can’t conquer war, but can it survive one? Find out.

Genre

Historical Fiction, Romance,

Short Summary

They unexpectedly fall madly and passionately in love amid the chaos, and horrors of war. The romance these two young lovers share, must be hidden so that Holly will not suffer humiliating torment by her countrymen. This as well as being shunned, or worse, for collaborating with the enemy.


The romance these two young lovers share, must be hidden so that Holly will not suffer humiliating torment by her countrymen. This as well as being shunned, or worse, for collaborating with the enemy. Will they betray the one they love, for the love of their country? Find out.

Setting

Germany, Belgium and France

Based on a True Story

Yes

Plot - Premise

,An attempt to save a forbidden love among the chaos and horrors of the greatest war the world has ever known.

Plot - Other Elements

Twist, Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Kristian Ackmann, is a young German soldier in the elite 12th SS Hitler youth Panzer Division. He is given the assignment of defending Caen in France near the Normandy coast, against the inevitable allied invasion.

Age: 18

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Leader, Modest, Selfless, Adventurous, Engaging, Decisive, Funny, Sexy, Sarcastic, Skillful, Confident, Empathetic, Masculine, Patriotic, Charming, Honorable, Perseverance, Romantic, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Holly Petit, a beautiful and inviting young French girl.

Age: 19

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Beautiful, Empathetic, Faithful, Heroic, Secretive, Sexy, Engaging, Funny, Honorable, Patriotic, Decisive, Romantic, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex, Confident, Lone Wolf, Seductive, Strong Moral Code

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: BookBaby

Year Published: 2018

Hard Copy Available

No

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