20th Century

The Gangster

By Clive Cussler - By Justin Scott - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

The greater New York City area has fallen victim to the Italian Black Hand. Well-to-do merchants, bankers, high-level public officials, even Wall Street ...Read Review

Children of Italy

By Christine Simolke - Published 2016

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It’s a story as old as America: Luigi Falconi leaves his home and family in Italy to work in a West Virginia ...Read Review

The Ebenezer Papers

By Dawn Harris - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Ebenezer Papers is an enjoyable and entertaining read pretty much from start to finish. Set in 1930s London, against a background of ...Read Review

Clarence Olgibee

By Alan S. Kessler - Published 2016

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Alan Kessler’s Clarence Olgibee splits its narrative between 1974 and 1954: in 1974, teenager Jimmy Tate Sullivan is sentenced to life in prison as an ...Read Review

Mayon

By Mickie B. Ashling - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

Set in post-WWII Philippines, Mayon exceeds expectations at all levels. It delivers solidly and tastefully on its packaging as LGBT romance, but Ashling’...Read Review

The Dollhouse

By Fiona Davis - Published 2016

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1952. When 17-year-old Darby McLaughlin moves from Defiance, Ohio to New York to take a secretarial course, she quickly falls under the spell of ...Read Review

Cold Morning: An Edna Ferber Mystery

By Ed Ifkovic - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the spring of 1932, the infant son of aviator Charles Lindbergh, America’s hero, is snatched from his bed by an unknown kidnapper ...Read Review

A Rising Man

By Abir Mukherjee - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Calcutta in 1919: Captain Sam Wyndham, a former Scotland Yard detective, has arrived in Calcutta to head up a new post in the police ...Read Review

Heaven Cries

By Stephan A. Silva - Published 2016

Genres:

Military

An Italian fighter pilot is shot down in North Africa. He needs to get back to Tobruk to rejoin the fight against the ...Read Review

A Certain Age

By Beatriz Williams - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is a story of a love triangle, secrets, and a decades-old murder mystery. In 1922 New York City, sophisticated Theresa Marshall, of a ...Read Review