Engaged in War

A REMARKABLE EPIC STORY OF COMMITMENT, COURAGE, AND SACRIFICE!

As we step out of ‘Virginia’s War’ and step into Engaged In War, we continue to follow the personal journey of Will Hastings. A Captain, a Doctor and a man torn to pieces emotionally over the death of his brother, … Continue reading

 
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Excellent second installment in the French Letters trilogy

Jack London has done an excellent job in following Virginia’s War. This second installment in the trilogy follows Will Hastings through his service in France. It ties Will back to his small Texas hometown and carries forward the story told … Continue reading

 
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Powerful Saga of WWII

As a teenager dating WWII vets returning home, I heard all sorts of snippets of the snafus that occurred during the war and Book Two covers the trials and adjustments made by the medical teams on the push by the … Continue reading

 
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Leeanne, GoodReads Reviewer

“Jack London really understands small town life, and has done an incredible amount of research so he could add details to make this story come to life. Waiting for the 3rd in the trilogy!”

 
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Molly Martin, The Compulsive Reader

“London has crafted an intriguing tale filled with rich details, fully fleshed characters and plenty of twists and turns to satisfy the reader who enjoys character focused historical fiction. From the prologue to last page the reader is kept turning … Continue reading

 
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Mishel, P.S. I Love Books

“I’ve never really been a “war-time” reader and I’m pretty positive this is my first war-related novel. In school I sort of avoided all History classes if I could get away with it. I’m not too sure why I did … Continue reading

 
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Celticlady’s Review

“French Letters: Engaged in War has to be the first WWII book I have read in a long time. This second novel in the trilogy by Jack Woodville London pretty much takes place in the French countryside during the attempted … Continue reading

 
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Midwest Book Review

“Jack Woodville London’s French Letters: Engaged in War Normandy 1944, is the second book in the French Letters trilogy. Beginning with a distressed woman in the prologue; the reader begins to feel some of the stress washing over Shirley. The … Continue reading

 
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Jayne, “Dear Author”

“Dear Mr. London, You promised us romance in the second book in the French Letters trilogy and you delivered. You promised us characters who are “Engaged in War” as the Allies liberate France and you delivered. You promised us answers … Continue reading

 
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Simply Dawn

“Engaged in War is the story of Will Hastings, a young Army doctor from Tierra, Texas, who arrives in Normandy amidst the D-Day landings and soon finds himself walking a moral tightrope between saving lives and a growing urge to … Continue reading

 
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Rita’s Reviewers, Mommies Review

“French Letters: Engaged in War, is the story of Will Hastings, an army doctor caught up in the D-Day landings in Normandy and the drive to capture St. Lo, France. Isolated from Virginia Sullivan and the events taking place at … Continue reading

 
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Debbie’s Book Bag

“The second volume in the French Letters trilogy is written from the perspective of Will Hastings, army doctor during WWII. The first book, Virginia’s War was written from the perspective of Will’s girlfriend, Virginia at home in Texas. The events … Continue reading

 
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Readaholic

“French Letters: Engaged in War, is the second book in the French Letters trilogy. The companion to Virginia s War, it is the story of Will Hastings, an army doctor caught up in the D-Day landings in Normandy and the … Continue reading

 
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Crystal Book Reviews

“The Lunacy and Betrayals of War!” “War is definitely one of the most terrible experiences one can endure! Through the stark narration of Will Hastings, a trained doctor, the reader encounters another war story of reason and decency gone awry … Continue reading

 
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Lt. General Myers Recognizes French Letters

 
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Michael Singley

With Engaged in War, Jack London delivers another engrossing and well-written novel in the French Letters series. Whereas Virginia’s War told the story of the home front in a small Texas town, EIW tells the story of Captain Will Hastings … Continue reading

 
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Midwest Book Review

Even when bullets aren’t being shot overhead, the war is still being fought. “French Letters: Engaged in War” is the first novel in Jack Woodville’s World War II trilogy, following an army doctor who finds himself in Normandy and crushed … Continue reading

 
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J. Cameron Smith

This is the second instalment in the `French Letters’ trilogy, and is written from the perspective of Will Hastings, a young army doctor on the battlefields of France in World War II. Will Hastings arrives in France during the D … Continue reading

 
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