20th Century

Nevertheless She Persisted

By Jon Walter - Published 2018

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Clara and Nancy have managed to escape their violent and abusive father, but not before Nancy has faced an unwanted pregnancy, a painful ...Read Review

Bad Girls

By Alex de Campi - By Victor Santos (illus.) - Published 2018

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Mystery/Crime

New Year’s Eve, 1958. As dictator Fulgencio Batista flees the country and Fidel Castro stands poised to take over the island of Cuba, ...Read Review

Another Ocean to Cross

By Ann Griffin - Published 2018

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This is the remarkable story of Renata, a Jewish woman who manages to escape Germany in 1938. It follows her journey via Italy and ...Read Review

The Fisherman’s Girl

By Maggie Ford - Published 2018

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Saga

After the Wall Street crash of 1929, the ripples of the Depression were felt far and wide across the globe, including the little port ...Read Review

Solace of Water

By Elizabeth Younts - Published 2018

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Inspirational

No parent should have to bury a child, but this death hits Delilah Evans especially hard. Carver was her joy, though she still ...Read Review

City of Secrets (A Counterfeit Lady Novel Book 2)

By Victoria Thompson - Published 2018

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Mystery/Crime

In a New York church in the 1920s, Elizabeth Miles, a reformed grifter, lingers after the service to meet some of society’s ...Read Review

The Arid Sky

By Emiliano Monge - By Thomas Bunstead (trans.) - Published 2018

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Literary

Translated from the original Spanish, this novel presents, in an out of order, jumbled narrative, the important events from the violent life of ...Read Review

The Shape of the Ruins

By Anne McLean (trans.) - By Juan Gabriel Vásquez - Published 2018

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Literary

While in a Bogota hospital awaiting the premature birth of twin daughters, the narrator Julian Vasquez encounters a friendly doctor, Doctor Benavides, whom ...Read Review

Miss Royal’s Mules (Nickel Hill)

By Irene Bennett Brown - Published 2018

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RomanceWestern

Book one in Ms. Brown’s Nickel Hill Series sets the stage for an exciting and interesting series set in Kansas in the ...Read Review

A Cloud in the Shape of a Girl

By Jean Thompson - Published 2018

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Saga

A Cloud in the Shape of a Girl is a multigenerational story set in a small Midwestern town where three women try to ...Read Review