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Kristin Hannah on what inspired her new novel, Home Front

The books that inspired Kristin Hannah

In her upcoming novel Home Front, an emotional story about a military family, bestselling author Kristin Hannah was inspired by eight authors with compelling personal stories about war.

The books that inspired Kristin HannahKristin Hannah's inspiration

Bestselling author Kristin Hannah is our featured SheKnows Book Lounge author of the month. In her new novel due out this month, Home Front, she weaves the story of one military family -- a tale about a husband and wife who are in love and at war. When researching her story, she looked to several books for inspiration.

In Kristin Hannah's own words: "Here are a few of the books that helped me understand the lives of American soldiers -- both at war and at home -- and their families. I thank all of these authors for sharing their personal stories with readers."


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