18th Century

On the Spur of Speed

By J.E. Fender - Published 2005

Genres:

NauticalSaga

In volume four of the Frost series, J.E. Fender provides a new insight into a seldom-seen Revolutionary War battle, a detailed look ...Read Review

Boone

By Cameron Judd - Published 2005

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

Cameron Judd’s biographical novel of Daniel Boone is amusing, poignant, and gripping, and the author manages to provide a wealth of historical ...Read Review

What Lies Buried: A Novel of Old Cape Fear

By Dewey Lambdin - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Readers may be familiar with Lambdin from his naval adventures, and though his love of all things nautical appears in passing, he’s ...Read Review

Adam Runaway

By Peter Prince - Published 2005

Genres:

Adventure

In 1721, the protagonist of the novel, Adam Hanaway, leaves his mother and sister in England to seek success in Lisbon after his father’...Read Review

Shadow Patriots

By Lucia St. Clair Robson - Published 2005

Genres:

Thriller

The title Shadow Patriots refers to those individuals who assisted the Americans during the War for Independence by gathering intelligence—spies, in other ...Read Review

A Factory of Cunning

By Philippa Stockley - Published 2005

Genres:

Literary

By age thirty, French noblewoman Mrs. Fox has been scandalized and chased to Holland with her loyal maid, Victoire. There Mrs. Fox establishes ...Read Review

Sails on the Horizon

By Jay Worrall - Published 2005

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Worrall’s novel of a young Royal Navy officer, the brave and resourceful Charles Edgemont, covers waters already familiar to devotees of adventures ...Read Review

Sacagawea’s Child

By Susan Colby - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is a great book for the Lewis and Clark enthusiast, for it was on that exploration that Sacagawea’s child, Pomp, was ...Read Review

Just Jane

By William Lavender - Published 2005

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Spanning the era of the American Revolution, this young adult novel is a coming-of-age story about an English orphan sent to live in ...Read Review

Under the Jolly Roger

By L. A. Meyer - Published 2005

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In London to hook up with her beloved Jaimy, Jacky Faber spies him holding hands with another girl, destroying Jacky’s dreams of ...Read Review