The War Bride's Scrapbook by Caroline Preston

The War Bride's Scrapbook

A World War II love story, narrated through a new bride’s dazzling array of vintage postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs, and moreLila Jerome has never been very lucky in love, and has always been more interested in studying architecture and, more recently, supporting the war bond effort on the home front. But in the fall of 1943, a chance spark with a boarder in her apartment sets Lila on a course that shakes up all of her ideas about r...

Details The War Bride's Scrapbook

TitleThe War Bride's Scrapbook
Release DateDec 5th, 2017
GenreHistorical, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Sequential Art, Graphic Novels

Reviews The War Bride's Scrapbook

  • Megan (ChroniclesOfABookworm)
    A story about a war bride during WW2 told through graphics and letters and everything in between. A unique spin on novel writing, one I would be willing to explore again!
  • Carol
    Using scrapbook pages covered in vintage ephemera and typed notes and comments, Preston tells the story of a WWII furlough bride whose husband almost immediately ships out to build bridges in war torn Europe, leaving the bride to deal with her startled family, her new in-laws, and her pursuit of a career during the remainder of the war. As in her previous Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt, Preston - who has worked as an archivist and has long collected ...