Among the Red Stars by Gwen C. Katz

Among the Red Stars

World War Two has shattered Valka’s homeland of Russia, and Valka is determined to help the effort. She knows her skills as a pilot rival the best of the men, so when an all-female aviation group forms, Valka is the first to sign up.Flying has always meant freedom and exhilaration for Valka, but dropping bombs on German soldiers from a fragile canvas biplane is no joyride....

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Among the Red Stars Reviews

  • Cindy ✩☽ Savage Queen ♔
    While, I am still excited for this book. I am not feeling the cover. It just looks kind of ugly to me. ...
  • Jess
    It tells the story of a girl willing to risk it all for her dream to be a pilotHELL YEAHand her romance with a boy who becomes trapped behind enemy linesHELL NO...
  • Anna Priemaza
    Pasha, a gentle teen boy who hears in colour, is conscripted into the Russian army and forced to go to war when his heart is full of peace.Valka, a fierce and formidable teen girl who has spent hundreds of hours flying an old scrap of a plane whose engine regularly cuts out mid-flight, has to fight ...
  • Rachel • The NerdHerd Reads
    When I heard about a book based off the true story of the Night Witches, I was super excited. And this one lived up to my excitement.Valka is a pilot, desperate to help the war efforts with her skills. She and her cousin fight for a place in the first all-female aviation group, and Valka finally get...
  • Lauren ✨ (YABookers)
    Disclaimer: I received a free copy via Edelweiss for review purposes.If you're a fan of books like Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein, I think you would absolutely adore this. I can't believe how much I loved this! I get heart eyes just thinking about it. Full review to come....
  • Laura
    I was very lucky to have been given the opportunity to interview the author, Gwen C. Katz. Please take a look at the interview here. Among the Red Stars by Gwen C. Katz is the WWII feminist book you didn’t know you needed. Inspired by the true story of the Russian Night Witches, Katz takes the...
  • Andrew Shvarts
    Phenomenally written and genuinely thrilling, AMONG THE RED STARS captures an incredibly badass true story, one of those historical events you discover and can't believe no one's written about yet. The prose is evocative, capturing the period in vivid historical and technical detail, while never los...

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