“The Swede.”

 “of Love and War”

The first book in this  incredible series of novels.


In the epic novel, “The Swede,” captures the story of two young volunteers that show courage and spirit amidst chaos in the greatest war in history.

Bobby allows you to experience an emotional roller coaster ride with this controversial and touching story of young love amidst the horrors of war that is both inspiring and heartbreaking.

With his avid passion for military history, Bobby weaves the lives and stories of two Swedish volunteers into a tapestry of determination, strength and commitment in this absorbing narrative based on a true story. “The Swede” showcases the battles, the romance, and the horrors of war through the eyes of two men.

The 5th SS was an elite German fighting unit of the fearsome Waffen SS consisting of volunteers from all over Northern Europe. Though they suffered terrible casualties in the bloody combat on the Eastern Front, they were well known for their courage and dedication in battle.

In “The Swede”, readers will follow the story of Hans Gruber and Sven Eriksson, two volunteers from Sweden in the extremely fierce Wiking Division of the Waffen SS and the tender passions of young love.

“The Swede” Interview with This Week in America.


For a limited time only, you can still get the 1st edition of “The Swede” but supply is limited so get yours fast, its soon to be a rare copy of the novel.

“The Swede” by R. W. Nichelson is going into its 2nd edition with a whole new look and will be part of the “of Love and War” series of novels. There are only a few 1st edition copies with the original cover in stock, but you still have an opportunity to get one.

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