[Epub] ➛ Warpaint By Alicia Foster – E-inbusiness.co.uk

Warpaint Warpaint By Alicia Foster Is A Compelling Tale Of Truth And Lies, Tragedy And Black Comedy, Loosely Based On The Lives Of Four Painters Of The Time.England, 1942 A Dark World Of Conflict, Hardship And Subterfuge Where Information Is A Matter Of Life And Death And Art Has Become A Weapon.In A Gothic Villa Deep In The Woods Near Bletchley Park, The Black Propaganda Team Use Intelligence To Make Propaganda Designed To Demoralise The Enemy For Vivienne Thayer, Employed As An Artist At The Villa, The War Has Worked Out Well So Far, She Has An Indulgent Husband And A New Lover And While The Government Quibbles Over What Cannot Be Shown Officially, At The Villa There Are No Such Restrictions But Where Does The Subterfuge End Meanwhile, On The Home Front, Three Women Painters Laura Knight, Faith Farr And Cecily Browne Have Been Tasked By The War Artist S Advisory Committee With Recording Wartime Life, Brightening The Existence Of A Public Starved Of Culture, And Summoning Up The Bulldog Spirit In Their Art Together They Must Battle With The Men In Power, Including Churchill Himself, To Control The Stories That Can Be Told.As The Course Of The War Turns And The Lives Of Both Groups Collide, Each Woman Must Ask Herself What Can Be Revealed And What Must Be Concealed, Even From Those Closest To Them. I love well observed, well written historical fiction and I like it even better if there are truths behind that fiction This book ticked all my boxes The pace was great, I couldn t put it down, in fact The strong female characters were wonderful I hope th Warpaint is a historical fiction book based around the time of WW2, but instead of focusing on the men at war, Warpaint introduces to four women, each a really well written, strong female character Starting at Bletchley Park, we meet Vivienne, a part of Black , a team that uses propaganda to attempt to distract the opposition Embroiled in an affair with a German who is now trying to help the opposition, Vivienne has to try and figure out if all is as it seems at Black s headquarters The othe Warpaint is a historical fiction book based around the time of WW2, but instead of focusing on the men at war, Warpaint introduces to four women, each a really well written, strong female character Starting at Bletchley Park, we meet Vivienne, a part of Black , a team that uses propaganda to attempt to distract the opposition Embroiled in an affair with a German who is now trying to help the opposition, Vivienne has to try and figure out if all is as it seems at Black s headquarters The other three female characters are soon introduced, three artists who are hired by the WA A Worthy, but I just couldn t get into this one Characters didn t grab me, plot didn t grab me, and half way through I realized I had zero interest in finding out what happened So I stopped reading It s rare for me to do that with a book Sorry.

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