18th Century

Tell No Tales: Pirates of the Southern Seas

By Sam Maggs - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young AdultNautical

This graphic novel recounts the adventures of real-life 18th-century pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Read, with cameo appearances by Jack Rackham. Anne’s ...Read Review

The Prophet (A Tabitha Hart Mystery 2)

By Martine Bailey - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The story of Tabitha and Nathaniel de Vallory, which began in The Almanack, continues in this mystery set in the Cheshire countryside. It ...Read Review

The Kingdoms

By Natasha Pulley - Published 2021

Genres:

AdventureAlternate HistoryNautical

In this alternate-history adventure, Joe Tournier comes to in a Londres métro station in 1898, so named because Napoleon won the Battle of ...Read Review

Chains Across the River

By Bevis Longstreth - Published 2021

Genres:

Military

This is the story of Thomas Machin, an engineer of somewhat flawed character who enlisted in the British Army and was posted to ...Read Review

Molly Lake in the Quebec Affair

By Samuel Endicott - Published 2021

Genres:

Literary

In 1759, 15-year-old Molly Lake and her family, living on a farm near Schenectady, New York, are attacked by Indians led by a Canadian. ...Read Review

Truly Madly Plaid (Prince Charlie’s Angels 2)

By Eliza Knight - Published 2020

Genres:

Romance

Scotland,1746. Annie MacPherson is a healer working for Prince Charles Edward Stuart. Craig MacLean is an officer in his army. Their story opens ...Read Review

Fortune’s Soldier (The Ballantyne Chronicles 1)

By Alex Rutherford - Published 2021

Genres:

Adventure

In 1744, young Nicholas Ballantyne, fresh from his studies, expects to spend the rest of his life as the heir, and later laird, on ...Read Review

Pieces of Eight (A Spider John Mystery 4)

By Steve Goble - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In this fourth Spider John mystery, set in 1723, “Spider John” Rush, minding his own business as ship’s carpenter, sees a fellow shipmate ...Read Review

Everything That Burns (Enchantée 2)

By Gita Trelease - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Trelease’s follow up novel to Enchantée (now retitled All That Glitters) continues her portrayal of a Paris during the French Revolution ...Read Review

Love and Fury: A Novel of Mary Wollstonecraft

By Samantha - By Silva - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

On August 30, 1797, midwife Parthenia Blenkinsop arrives at a house in North London to deliver Mary Wollstonecraft’s baby. She’s expecting another routine ...Read Review

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