20th Century

An Irish Country Family: An Irish Country Novel (Irish Country Books)

By Patrick Taylor - Published 2019



In this enjoyable fourteenth installment of the Irish Country series, Patrick Taylor returns readers to the Northern Irish village of Ballybucklebo. This offering ...Read Review

The Spitfire Girls

By Jenny Holmes - Published 2019


My father was a World War Two pilot. He told me much about aircraft but not so much about the Air Transport Auxiliary (...Read Review

Don’t Tell the Nazis

By Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch - Published 2019


Children/Young Adult

1941 Ukraine is the setting for this harrowing story told through one pre-teen’s eyes.  Krystia has already had her share of troubles.  Her ...Read Review

Cold Country

By Russell Rowland - Published 2019



Tom Butcher is the second-largest ranch owner in Montana. He is also Paradise Valley’s resident troublemaker, the arm-wrestling champion of the area, ...Read Review

Paris, 7 A.M.

By Liza Wieland - Published 2019


Biographical FictionLiterary

Fiction steps in where a diary feared to tread. 1937, a year famously absent from the journals of Elizabeth Bishop—celebrated American poet and ...Read Review

Rouge: A Novel of Beauty and Rivalry

By Richard Kirshenbaum - Published 2019


Rouge is an adventure into the glamorous world of BEAUTY (the caps are intentional). This book highlights the world of cutthroat competition between ...Read Review

The Number of Love (The Codebreakers)

By Roseanna M. White - Published 2019


In the shadowy world of Room 40, England’s brightest minds work tirelessly to crack German intelligence that could give a strategic edge during ...Read Review

The Slightest Chance

By Paul Letters - Published 2019


Hong Kong in 1941 is about to be overcome by the invading Japanese. Dominic Sotherly is an Anglo-Australian servant with a double life. His ...Read Review

Whose Waves These Are

By Amanda Dykes - Published 2019



Set in an iconic coastal Maine town, with a dual narrative of the 1940s and 2001, this story centers upon twin brothers: Roy, who ...Read Review

The Disappearance

By Katherine Webb - Published 2019



This is an absorbing but easy-to-follow story about the disappearance of a young boy in World War Two in Bath in April 1942. The ...Read Review