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Hardcover  Ù Liberation Square PDF/EPUB Ü After the disastrous failure of D Day, Britain is occupied by Nazi Germany, and only rescued by Russian soldiers arriving from the east and Americans from the west The two superpowers divide the nation between them, a wall running through London like a scarOn the Soviet side of the wall, Jane Cawson calls into her husband s medical practice, hoping to surprise him But instead she detects the perfume worn by his former wife, Lorelei, star of propaganda films for the new Marxist regimeJane rushes to confront them, but soon finds herself caught up in the glamorous actress s deathHer husband Nick is arrested for murder Desperate to clear his name, Jane must risk the attention of the brutal secret police as she follows a trail of corruption right to the highest levels of the stateAnd she might find she never really knew her husband at all

10 thoughts on “Liberation Square

  1. Whispering Stories Whispering Stories says:

    Book Reviewed by Stacey on www.whisperingstories.comThe year is 1952 and World War Two ended seven years ago, but not how we remember it In Liberation Square, the British lost the war and now the UK has been split into two sections, the Democratic United Kingdom lead by the Americans and Republic of Great Britain which is run by the Russian, all that separates the two areas is a huge

  2. Susan Susan says:

    I have always enjoyed alternative histories and this is something a little unusual There are lots of novels where the Germans won the Second World War, but this book takes things in a slightly different direction Imagine the Germans won and were then overthrown by the Russians, leaving a wall which goes right through London and splits the country in two To the North, the Americans look d

  3. Cold War Conversations Podcast Cold War Conversations Podcast says:

    Entertaining alternative Cold War history thrillerGareth Rubin has come up with a fascinating alternative universe where a Nazi occupied UK is liberated by Soviet Russia and the USA , and subsequently divided by the two superpowers in a mirror of East West Germany and East West Berlin.The action focuses on a London in the early 1950s divided by a wall on which Checkpoint Charlie is on Oxfor

  4. Lou Lou says:

    Having recently read up on WWII and the roles the Germans, Americans and Soviets, as well as others, played in it, this was the perfect, if terrifying, follow up It is a work of alternative history genius and it s intriguing and quite frightening to read such an intense book based on what could have been What makes it frightful is that Stalin and Hitler have been shown to have at the least res

  5. Roman Clodia Roman Clodia says:

    This book has a fascinating what if alternative history background the UK was occupied by Nazi Germany then liberated by Soviet Russia helped by the Americans, and was divided by the two superpowers by a wall, re positioning the Iron Curtain across the UK Rubin handles this part of his book very well, working out the implications and peopling this alt universe with likely candidates Blunt, Philby

  6. Stephanie Stephanie says:

    I have read alternate historical fiction before but never one as convincing or a fascinating as this It takes place in London in 1952 It isn t the London that I normally read about, there is a wall through the middle that separates the Soviet side from the rest of England I spent some time looking at the map, comparing it to the London that I am aware of The Royal family and Churchill are in the Nor

  7. James James says:

    A really clever premise is ruined by a really twittish plot It s 1952 and the Russians occupy Britain with London replacing Berlin as a divided city A woman is on the chase of her husband whom she suspects of having an affair with a movie star It all unfolds from there with a nod or two to the Third Man.

  8. Eva Eva says:

    Well, here is a frightening scenario.The year is 1952 The setting is London But not the London we all know D Day was an enormous failure and the war was lost The United Kingdom has been divided in two with a wall running through London Jane and her husband Nick live in the Republic, under Russian control Jane suspects her husband of having an affair with his first wife, Lorelei When Jane decides to confro

  9. S. D. Howarth S. D. Howarth says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here I had this one recommended and in terms of alternate histories it seemed a neat and somewhat different concept Elegant prose and a very easy read allowed me to get through it at a nippy pace In all it was quite an interesting tale and my hunch about the killer was half right.The only detraction I had was while the imagery and set

  10. Benjamin Stahl Benjamin Stahl says:

    A fairly intriguing alternate history thriller in which Britain lost WWII to Germany, only then to be liberated by Soviet Russia For a new author, Gareth Rubin does a surprisingly good job at evoking the Orwellian atmosphere of a communist England The thriller aspects were a bit hit and miss I felt there could have beenaction and espionage, less to do with Jane and her husband Jane was a bit of a boring protago

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