18th Century

Revolutionary Mothers

By Carol Berkin - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

Americans tend to think of the War for Independence as a revolution, but in reality it was a civil war. Many men participants ...Read Review

The Girl from Botany Bay

By Carolly Erickson - Published 2004

Genres:

Nonfiction

A crime has been committed: a young woman on foot, journeying alone on the road, has been accosted by three highwaywomen. She’s ...Read Review

Divided Loyalties

By Phyllis Hall Haislip - Published 2005

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Teddy finds himself caught between two factions right in his own home in Williamsburg, Virginia. His father works for the Continental Congress ...Read Review

Zorro

By Isabel Allende - Published 2005

Genres:

Adventure

Though adventure plays a large part, this is as much a tale of how Diego de la Vega evolved into The Fox as ...Read Review

Longshot

By Mark Ammerman - Published 2005

Genres:

Inspirational

The first person narrative begins in 1750 Rhode Island, where Christopher Long and his Narragansett friend Caleb clear out the tribe’s ancient council ...Read Review

Ride the Fire

By Pamela Clare - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

Nicholas Kenleigh is a broken, guilt-ridden man. When he arrives at Bethie Stewart’s cabin with a serious injury, she is eight months ...Read Review

My Story Being This

By Pamela-Suzette Deane - Published 2004

Genres:

Literary

The 1770s Rhode Island setting and community of free people of color is wonderfully evoked in this “writing book” of a woman whose ...Read Review

Almost a Bride

By Jane Feather - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

Almost a Bride is not just another “bride” book. It’s a romance between the unlikeliest pair. Jack Fortescu sets out to ruin ...Read Review

Daughter of Liberty

By J.M. Hochstetler - Published 2004

Genres:

AdventureInspirationalRomance

Elizabeth Howard is the respectable daughter of a Tory-leaning family in 1775 Boston by day, but by night she transforms into the wily courier ...Read Review

Painted Veil

By Beverle Graves Myers - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It’s May 1734 in Venice. In honor of the wedding of the doge’s daughter, an extravagant opera has been commissioned. Castrato singer ...Read Review