20th Century

Eden Hill

By Bill Higgs - Published 2016



Fans of Liz Curtis Higgs’s Christian fiction will welcome the debut novel of her husband, Bill Higgs: Eden Hill. As the title ...Read Review

I Will Send Rain

By Rae Meadows - Published 2016


Mulehead, Oklahoma is in the midst of the longest dry spell that anyone can remember. Wheat crops are failing, cattle are dying, and ...Read Review

The City in Darkness

By Michael Russell - Published 2016



In the lead up to Christmas 1939 and with World War Two beginning across the Irish Sea, the Special Branch in Dublin appear more ...Read Review

Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew’d: A Flavia de Luce Novel

By Alan Bradley - Published 2016



England, 1950s: Flavia de Luce returns from Miss Bodycote’s Female Academy, in Canada, to her family home in England. She looks forward ...Read Review

The Darkest Hour

By Caroline Tung Richmond - Published 2016


Children/Young Adult

Sixteen-year-old Lucie Blaise is devastated when her brother is killed in World War II and volunteers to do her part in the war ...Read Review

Monterey Bay

By Lindsay Hatton - Published 2016


In 1940 California, a philandering, middle-aged biologist rapes a 15-year-old girl, and she falls in love with him. The heroine, Margot Fiske, works for ...Read Review

Iron Cast

By Destiny Soria - Published 2016


Children/Young AdultFantasy

This historical urban fantasy is aimed at ages 13 and up. Corinne Wells and Ada Navarra are best friends in Boston, just before Prohibition. ...Read Review

Adolfo Kaminsky: A Forger’s Life

By Sarah Kaminsky - Published 2016



Not every hero who fights a war is an Eisenhower or Churchill. Many are simply ordinary people who serve anonymously in the shadows. ...Read Review


By Jim Eldridge - Published 2016



In 1921 London, responding to an urgent call about the shooting of a prominent cabinet minister, Lord Amersham, DCI Stark and DS Danvers of ...Read Review

The Vanishing Futurist

By Charlotte Hobson - Published 2016


This debut novel covers ground familiar in historical fiction – the years before and after the 1917 Russian revolution – but comes at it from an ...Read Review