18th Century

Kate Aylesford, or, The Heiress of Sweetwater

By Charles J. Peterson - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureRomance

Originally published in 1855 and out of print from 1873 until 2001, Kate Aylesford has attained legendary status among residents of New Jersey in recent decades. ...Read Review

The Duchess

By Bertrice Small - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

Although Allegra Morgan, daughter of the richest man in England, has a flawed pedigree, her father arranges a marriage between her and the ...Read Review

The Riddle of the Shipwrecked Spinster

By Patricia Veryan - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

Miss Cordelia Stansbury succeeds in setting tongues to wagging twice in a year – first when she snags the ton’s most eligible bachelor, ...Read Review

Slammerkin

By Emma Donoghue - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

The title is drawn from 18th century slang for a loose dress, and by extension the loose woman who wears it.  Inspired by ...Read Review

Watch by Moonlight

By Kate Hawks - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

Alfred Noyes’s tragic, romantic poem “The Highwayman” is the basis of this imaginative and vivid novel.  In 1763, Jason Quick of London, son ...Read Review

The Birthright: Song of Acadia #3

By Janette Oke - By T. Davis Bunn - Published 2001

Genres:

InspirationalMilitary

The Song of Acadia series began with two young women, one British and one French, who become close friends despite the fact their ...Read Review

Quest for Liberty

By Robert H. Rowe - Published 2001

Genres:

Military

Clearly written in a style which poignantly underlies the intense emotion and beliefs felt on both sides of the American Revolution, Quest for ...Read Review

Mozart’s Wife

By Juliet Waldron - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

Mozart’s Wife is a delightfully written novel about Wolfgang Mozart as seen through the eyes of his beloved wife Konstanze.  The ongoing ...Read Review

A Woman Named Solitude

By Andre Schwarz-Bart - Published 2001(c 1972)

Genres:

Military

The slave trade in Guadeloupe provides the grim historical context for this brief but powerful novel.  The opening chapters describe an indigenous African ...Read Review

Rise to Rebellion

By Jeff Shaara - Published 2001

Genres:

Military

This is a typical Shaara masterpiece, and that is high praise indeed. Once again this talented writer transports the reader into the minds ...Read Review