George Sharrard’s new book “Desperate Years” is a stunning wartime autobiography from the perspective of a British youth

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Recent release “Desperate Years” from Page Publishing author George Sharrard is a riveting account of life in Britain during World War II.

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George Sharrard, a retiree from the field of Electrical Construction, has completed his new book “Desperate Years”: a gripping and potent narrative of the author’s adolescent years during one of the most horrific wars of human history.

Sharrard immigrated to the United States and currently resides in Sonora. George has a wife Kathe, Two sons; Geoff and Steven, and two daughters Jeannette and Tracy. George has many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

When asked about his inspiration for the book, Sharrard stated, “This book was written due to growing up as children in World War II fight from September 2, 1945 going through to May 8, 1951.”

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, George Sharrard’s poignant tale provides a vivid account of wartime Britain. This brilliantly crafted memoir is packed with the raw emotion and a charged ambiance that only war can create.

Sharrard’s account of World War II is a unique glimpse into what life was like in that time though the eyes of a child. His powerful story is sure to resonate deeply in the hearts and minds of readers. It reminds all who read it of the stresses of war, and to live every moment of life to the very fullest.

Readers who wish to experience this gripping work can purchase “Desperate Years” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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