19th Century

Almost Heaven

By Judith McNaught - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

With intelligence and humor, Judith McNaught has created a lively and fun Regency romance. Impoverished Lady Elizabeth Cameron must marry well to save ...Read Review

Snow Mountain Passage

By James D. Houston - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical FictionEpic

Based on the Donner Party tragedy of 1846-47, Snow Mountain Passage tells of American emigration to California in the mid-1800s. Through “The ...Read Review

Two Brothers: The Lawman And The Gunslinger

By Linda Lael Miller - Published 2000

Genres:

RomanceWestern

It is 1853, and on a wagon train west a young woman gives birth to twin boys. Soon orphaned, the brothers, Shay and Tristain, ...Read Review

Primrose Past

By Caroline Rose Hunt - Published 2001

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This book is subtitled The 1848 Journal of Young Lady Primrose and indeed the book’s lovely design simulates a diary. Unfortunately, its entries ...Read Review

Sherlock In Love

By Sena Jeter Naslund - Published 2001

Genres:

Literary

Sherlock Holmes aficionados would expect that the title refers to “the” woman, Irene Adler, known in modern parlance as “the one who got ...Read Review

Death At Epsom Downs

By Robin Paige - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In this, the seventh book in a series by Robin Paige, pseudonym of the husband-and-wife team of Bill Albert and Susan Wittig Albert, ...Read Review

Star Bright

By Miranda Jarrett - Published 2000

Genres:

RomanceSaga

The Fairbourne family saga continues in Star Bright. Diana Fairbourne left America for London to find a titled husband, and her mission is ...Read Review

Shadows Of Glory

By Owen Parry - Published 2000

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Second in a series (after Faded Coat of Blue), this welcome addition should draw even more readers. Abel Jones, a new member of ...Read Review

In The Country Of The Young

By Lisa Carey - Published 2000

Genres:

Time-slip

In 1848, the Irish emigrant ship Tír na nÓg broke up against the rocky Maine coast, drowning many, including a seven-year-old girl. ...Read Review

Across The Sweet Grass Hills

By Gail L. Jenner - Published 2001

Genres:

RomanceWestern

In Montana Territory the wagon transporting Liza Ralston and her father is attacked by outlaws. Their guide is killed, and her father is ...Read Review