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In Balance with This Life #2020

In Balance with This Life Irishman Jeff Riley left the Royal Flying Corps in hardened by war He survived those harsh years with the help of his quick witted English friend Sean McClean although Jeff would never want to

  • Title: In Balance with This Life
  • Author: Louise Blaydon
  • ISBN: 9781634770569
  • Page: 397
  • Format: ebook
  • In Balance with This Life By Louise Blaydon, Irishman Jeff Riley left the Royal Flying Corps in 1918, hardened by war He survived those harsh years with the help of his quick witted English friend, Sean McClean, although Jeff would never want to admit it When the Battle of Britain erupts in 1939, he s once again drafted and forced to leave his flourishing commercial pilot career and join a new squadron Although anIrishman Jeff Riley left the Royal Flying Corps in 1918, hardened by war He survived those harsh years with the help of his quick witted English friend, Sean McClean, although Jeff would never want to admit it When the Battle of Britain erupts in 1939, he s once again drafted and forced to leave his flourishing commercial pilot career and join a new squadron Although another war disrupts his life, he s not disappointed to find himself reunited with Sean.Jeff is attracted to many of the men in his new squadron of misfits Never before has he seen such a diverse group assembled for a single cause, including Jimmy Dupont, a handsome, strong Texan who joined the Royal Air Force to help the war effort, and his constant companion Filip, a young and talented Polish airman It s evident from the beginning that there s something special about the connection between Filip and Jimmy, but as time goes on, Jeff feels himself not alienated by it but drawn into it.Jeff tries to focus on staying alive, but he s only human, and there s to life than survival There s also loving, and Jeff can t get by without it, especially when any day could be his last.

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    1 thought on “In Balance with This Life

    1. This slice of life type novella follows three men Jeff, Jimmy and Filip through a few months of their lives as wartime Spitfire pilots in 1940 I wouldn t call it a romance, exactly, a war story with a strong erotic romantic subplot Jeff and Jimmy alternate as 3rd person POV narrators, but Filip had just as much presence as they had All three men come with just enough of a backstory to make them interesting personalities they really grew on me over the short course of the story, and I d love to [...]

    2. I am going to be fair and admit I am not a big fan of war books The blurb led me to think this would be interesting And it was Loise needs to be applauded at the detail of all the war scenes She must have spent hours and hours in research The scenes were lifelike, and I could almost imagine myself in these old planes fighting Germans.The characters are interesting as well I was hoping for relationship and interaction among the men instead of all the war scenes The few scenes that did focus on t [...]

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