Catherine A. Hamilton

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Catherine A. Hamilton

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Catherine Hamilton's upcoming new release June 2, 2020, her debut novel -- VICTORIA'S WAR.

In VICTORIA’S WAR, Hamilton gives voice to the courageous Polish Catholic women who were kidnapped into the real-life Nazi slave labor operation during WWII. Inspired by true stories, this lost chapter of history won’t soon be forgotten.

Her stories and articles have appeared in magazines and newspapers. Her poems were translated and published in Poland by Zeszyty Karmelitanskie. These poems were also seen in the Catholic Sentinel.

She has a chapter in Forgotten Survivors (University Press of Kansas, 2004)—an eyewitness account of Poland during World War II.

She was fortunate to meet Pope John Paul II in his private library in 2000 and presented him wit

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Debut Novel

I'm so excited to announce the date! my debut novel VICTORIA'S WAR will be coming out on Tuesday, June 2, 2020! Plain View Press.

In VICTORIA’S WAR, the courageous Polish women who were kidnapped into the real-life Nazi slave labor operation during WWII are given a voice.

POLAND, 1939: Nineteen-year-old Victoria Darski is eager to move away to college: her bags are packed and her train ticket is in Read more of this blog post »
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"A gorgeous romance read that you won't want to put down until you've read the last page. Beautifully written characters and an interesting and engaging plot. Grab a copy! "
Victoria's War by Catherine A. Hamilton
" Dear Sarah,
It’s a joy to read your review of Victoria’s War! What a special honor to have you fully embrace and understand my character’s plight! Many
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"What a story!

This book is an emotive story of what happened during WWII to Polish individuals and also some Germans who were deemed not good enough to carry on the German genes.

I have read a few books from a Jewish perspective but this opened my eye" Read more of this review »
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" Dear Jennifer,

It was truly a privilege to have you read/listen to Victoria’s War audiobook version and write such a heartfelt review!

Thank you so mu
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"Audiobook narrated by Emily Behr and I loved her voice. She did a grand job.
Kidnapped and then sold to Germans, Sophie shares her story. A polish, catholic girl who experiences unspeakable things. Death, rape, starvation and beatings.
There can neve" Read more of this review »
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