20th Century

The Key to Flambards

By Linda Newbery - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

When fourteen-year-old Grace Russell reluctantly comes to Flambards, where her great-great-grandparents once lived, she’s still in shock from the accident which left ...Read Review

Castle on the Rise (A Lost Castle Novel)

By Kristy Cambron - Published 2019

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Castle on the Rise follows three women in Ireland in different time periods. In 1797, Maeve, from English Protestant land-owning nobility, discovers an injured ...Read Review

Tonic and Balm

By Stephanie Allen - Published 2019

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In 1919 medicine shows have lost their popularity, but Doc Bell’s Miracles and Mirth Medicine Show is still hanging on by a shoestring. ...Read Review

The Best of Intentions (Canadian Crossings)

By Susan Anne Mason - Published 2018

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

In 1919, Grace arrives in Toronto, Canada, from England, having received letters pleading for help from her widowed sister, Rose, who has a young ...Read Review

Shadowed by Death: An Oliver Wright WW II Mystery

By Mary Adler - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Shadowed by Death is Adler’s second World War II mystery featuring Lieutenant Oliver Wright. Wright is a homicide detective and a Marine, ...Read Review

The Only Woman in the Room

By Marie Benedict - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Vienna, 1933. Hedy Kiesler stands on stage embracing the accolades she receives for her performance as Bavarian Empress Elizabeth. During her performance, a man ...Read Review

Between Before and After

By Maureen Doyle McQuerry - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This split-narrative novel, set in the 1920s New York and 1950s California, follows a mother and daughter as they each deal with various ...Read Review

Flame in the Night: A Novel of World War II France

By Heather Munn - Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

Teenagers face challenges that no one should experience in Vichy France, 1942. Julian is the son of the assistant pastor of a pacifist philosophy ...Read Review

Death of the Snake Catcher: Short Stories

By Ak Welsapar - Published 2018

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

This recent translation into English of some of Ak Welsapar’s short stories is a rare and welcome opportunity to read a work ...Read Review

Uneasy Lies the Crown (Lady Emily Mysteries)

By Tasha Alexander - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in London in 1901 as Queen Victoria lies dying and the monarchy passes to Edward VII, this novel is predicated on the possibility ...Read Review