20th Century

Dangerous Decisions

By Margaret Kaine - Published 2013

Genres:

Romance

This novel opens in 1905 with Helena Standish embarking on her London coming-out season. Oliver Faraday, who Helena meets at a Grosvenor House ball, ...Read Review

Evergreen

By Rebecca Rasmussen - Published 2014

Genres:

In a tiny cabin surrounded by forest in Evergreen, Minnesota, there’s a lot of life lived, secrets kept, and the past preserved ...Read Review

Mrs. Hemingway

By Naomi Wood - Published 2014

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Mrs. Hemingway follows the four wives of author Ernest Hemingway. As the book jacket says, “Each Mrs. Hemingway though their love would last ...Read Review

Remembrance

By Theresa Breslin - Published 2014

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1915. Charlotte Armstrong-Barnes, rising sixteen, longs to do something useful for the war effort, like nursing, but her genteel mother is horrified at the ...Read Review

The Romanov Sisters

By Helen Rappaport - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

Though most know about the downfall of the Romanovs amid the Russian Revolution and their tragic end in Ekaterinburg in 1918, few know as ...Read Review

The Ariadne Objective

By Wes Davis - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

What should be your first objective when dropped behind enemy lines in Nazi-occupied Crete? To kidnap the commanding officer of course. So concluded ...Read Review

The Men Who Robbed the Great Train Robbers

By Mick Lee - Published 2013Published 2013-12-13

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

The Men who Robbed the Great Train Robbers is a thriller based on the famous and historic British mail train robbery of 1963. The ...Read Review

O, Africa!

By Andrew Lewis Conn - Published 2014Published 2014-06-10

Genres:

Literary

Micah and Izzy Grand are the stars of silent films in the year 1928. The descendants of Jewish immigrants, they are self-made men; Micah ...Read Review

The Confabulist

By Steven Galloway - Published 2014

Genres:

LiteraryThriller

Harry Houdini comes to life in Galloway’s literary thriller. Houdini’s early poverty and a promise to his father keep him always ...Read Review

Euphoria

By Lily King - Published 2014

Genres:

Literary

In the 1930s, in the heyday of anthropologists studying rapidly vanishing tribes, controversial American Nell Stone and her Australian husband, Fen, come out ...Read Review