Sansom, C.J. Dominion
Divergence: 1940 CE
What if: Winston Churchill did not become prime minister in spring 1940, and the U.K. made peace with Nazi Germany.
Summary: Espionage thriller set in a dreary 1952 England where a member of the Resistance must help an old classmate escape the country even as the Nazis extend their influence upon the government.
Published: Mantle 2012 (0230744168BUY, 0230744184BUY); Pan Macmillan 2013 (0330511033BUY); RandomHouse 2014 (0345813634BUY); Mulholland 2014 (0316254916BUY).
Awards: Winner: 2012 Sidewise Award for best long-form alternate history.