18th Century

Earthbound and Heavenbent: Elizabeth Porter Phelps and Life at Forty Acres (1747 – 1817)

By Elizabeth Pendergrast Carlisle - Published 2004

Genres:

Nonfiction

A contemporary of nation-makers, Elizabeth Porter Phelps lived in her family’s house for all but the first five of her 70 years, keeping ...Read Review

Interrupted Aria

By Beverle Graves Myers - Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Nineteen-year-old Tito Amato returns to Venice after eight long years of training at Conservatorio San Remo. It is 1731, and Tito is the newly ...Read Review

Cassandra, Lost

By Joanna Catherine Scott - Published 2004

Genres:

Literary

When Baltimore heiress Cassandra Owings’ father denies her permission to marry Lieutenant Benedict van Pradelles, the handsome, older Frenchman she adores, the pair ...Read Review

Shadowbrook

By Beverly Swerling - Published 2004

Genres:

EpicRomance

This is an ambitious epic of the tumultuous 1750s, when Englishmen battled the French for ultimate control of North America. Quentin Hale, younger ...Read Review

The Pipestone Quest

By Don Coldsmith - Published 2003

Genres:

Adventure

This is the latest volume of the Spanish Bit Saga, by a multi-published and much honored Western author. The story tells of a ...Read Review

Honour Be Damned

By Tom Connery - Published 1999Published 2003

Genres:

Military

George Markham of the Royal Marines has overcome every obstacle placed in his path in two previous novels in Tom Connery’s series ...Read Review

Rebecca Wentworth’s Distraction

By Robert J Begiebing - Published 2003

Genres:

Literary

When Englishman Daniel Sanborn takes his first portraiture commission in Portsmouth, Virginia, he doesn’t expect his subject, a mere child, to be ...Read Review

Winter Fire

By Jo Beverley - Published 2003

Genres:

Romance

December 1763. It is challenging to take seriously a novel featuring females called Genova, Calliope, Thalia, Regeanne, Sheena, and Damaris. But in this story ...Read Review

Sparrowhawk Book lll: Caxton

By Edward Cline - Published 2004

Genres:

Saga

Book I of this series introduced Jack Frake, a poor runaway who fell in with smugglers and was eventually shipped off to the ...Read Review

Marrying Mozart

By Stephanie Cowell - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In 1842 Salzburg, Sophie Weber reflects on her family’s friendship with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. They first meet in Mannheim in 1777, where he falls ...Read Review