John Smolens


By John Smolens - Published 2012


Set in 1796 in Newburyport, Massachusetts, a young man comes of age during an age of pestilence, loss and grief. The trading vessel Miranda ...Read Review

The Schoolmaster’s Daughter

By John Smolens - Published 2011



This story, an action-packed, superbly written piece of historical fiction, takes place in Boston and covers the two months from Paul Revere’s ...Read Review

The Anarchist

By John Smolens - Published 2009


Biographical Fiction

 This novel is a fictitious account of Leon Czolgosz, who, on September 6, 1901, in Buffalo, New York, shot and mortally wounded President McKinley. It ...Read Review