20th Century

Miller’s Valley

By Anna Quindlen - Published 2016


The latest novel from bestselling author and stellar columnist Anna Quindlen, Miller’s Valley begins in the 1960s, when protagonist Mimi Miller is ...Read Review

Fall of Poppies: Stories of Love and the Great War

By Beatriz Williams - By Evangeline Holland - By Hazel Gaynor - By Heather Webb - By Jennifer Robson - By Jessica Brockmole - By Kate Kerrigan - By Lauren Willig - By Marci Jefferson - Published 2016


Short Stories

Survivors of the Great War (1914–1918) inhabit these stories of love and hope in the aftermath of carnage. Written by nine accomplished authors of ...Read Review

Arctic Will

By Joanne Sundell - Published 2016


Children/Young AdultFantasy

Third in her Watch Eyes trilogy, Arctic Will concludes Sundell’s metaphysical saga of a sled dog family and their Siberian native owners ...Read Review

Journey to Munich

By Jacqueline Winspear - Published 2016



Europe appears to be teetering on the brink of another war with Germany when Maisie Dobbs finally returns to London in 1938 after nursing ...Read Review

Isabel Feeney, Star Reporter

By Beth Fantaskey - Published 2016


Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

Isabel Feeney, Star Reporter is a delightful book for readers ages nine through twelve. The main character, Isabel, is feisty and rebellious, a ...Read Review

Hannah Duff

By Jim Burnside - Published 2014



“By 1909 Hannah’s education has been curtailed. On her last day she plans to daub the bustle of Queen Victoria’s statue in ...Read Review

Annaliese from Off

By Lindy Keane Carter - Published 2014


The action of Lindy Keane Carter’s deeply impressive debut novel Annaliese From Off starts in relative domestic tranquility: in 1900, young mother, Annaliese ...Read Review

Time of Fog and Fire: A Molly Murphy Mystery

By Rhys Bowen - Published 2016



1906: Molly Murphy Sullivan reluctantly bids farewell to her husband, who has been recruited by the Secret Service for a mysterious mission. A few ...Read Review

The Letter Writer

By Dan Fesperman - Published 2016



Dan Fesperman’s The Letter Writer is a classic example of old-fashioned noir with gritty detectives and seedy police officers, plenty of dead ...Read Review

A Daughter’s Love

By Catherine King - Published 2015


Nell Goodman earns just enough from her menial job in a brewery to support herself and her mother, Mabel, until Mabel’s wild ...Read Review