Real Lives on German Occupied Guernsey
Publication Date: November
Molly's latest book.
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You may have read and enjoyed reading about the
German Occupation of Guernsey in the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie
Society. Now read about real lives during that time!
Molly tells about her own personal experiences and those of her family and
friends in this new book.
Molly has appeared on numerous television and
radio programmes about the Occupation, and enjoys talking to groups in schools,
museums and hotels.
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A Child's War
2018 edition - Publisher: Molly Bihet
What was everyday life like for a child and her family during the five years of German occupation in Guernsey from 1940 to 1945?
Read of the turmoil and evacuation of families and most of the children in 1940 - the schooldays and the "games" of a child aged between 9 and 14 years had to play! Chapters include: 'Grandpa's Pastimes', 'Law and Orders', 'Entertainment', 'Characters' and finally, the SS Vega bringing our life-saving Red Cross parcels in December 1944, with our joyous 'Liberation' and freedom to follow, in May 1945.
First published 1985. This edition published by Molly Bihet 2018. This edition only available from the author. Amerberley 2009 edition available direct from Amberley Publishers or via Amazon
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A Time for Memories
A Time for Memories includes stories of
many islanders who lived through the Nazi occupation of Guernsey, 1940 - 1945, including
that of Sibyl Hathaway the Dame of Sark. The book also includes war time
photographs and Red Cross letters.
of Sark, Mrs Sibyl Hathaway, tells in her own words, 'The Occupation of Sark.
Other memories include those of veterans of
Task Force 135 as they relive Liberation in 1945 and remember the celebrations of 1995; coded messages
sent through the Red Cross; our life-saving boat the Vega, and much, much more...
First published 2009
Time for Memories' also contains numerous Guernsey wartime occupation recipes, including
several potato and potato peel recipes, including: Potato Peel
sweet or savoury Cake (Potato Peel Pie), Potato Pudding, Potato Sandwich, Bean
and Potato Cake, Potato Tart, Sweetcorn and Potato Pie, and others such as:
Country Batter Pie, Limpet Omelette, Damper, Parsnip Pudding, Stewed Ormers,
Turnip Jam, Imitation Suet Pudding, Tomato Bread Spread, Carrageen Relish, and
Now re-available &
re-published in 2017 by Molly
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