20th Century

In the Light of the Morning

By Tim Pears - Published 2014

Genres:

Military

May 1944 in the midst of the Second World War, and Lieutenant Tom Freedman is parachuted into Slovenia. He is an interpreter in intelligence ...Read Review

She’s Gone Santa Fe

By Maida Tilchen - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

She’s Gone Santa Fe is based on a true murder that drew in the 1920s anthropological world. Anthropology student Henrietta Schmerler is ...Read Review

A Mad, Wicked Folly

By Sharon Biggs Waller - Published 2014

Genres:

Children/Young AdultRomance

Waller’s young adult historical romance novel takes us first to France in 1909, where 17-year-old Victoria Darling poses nude for her art class ...Read Review

Death in Sardinia

By Marco Vichi - Published 2014

Genres:

LiteraryMystery/Crime

Death in Sardinia is the fifth in Marco Vicci’s Commissario Bordelli series. This latest is set in Florence and Sardinia from December 12...Read Review

Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War

By Amanda Vaill - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

Throw a love story into a war zone, and you’ll likely have a riveting tale. Toss in Ernest Hemingway and base it ...Read Review

Dying Phoenix

By Loretta Proctor - Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureRomance

Set in the 1960s, Dying Phoenix is a love story based around the tumultuous years of a military coup in Greece. Max and ...Read Review

The Lambs

By Peter James Cottrell - Published 2014

Genres:

Military

Dublin, September 1914. Nineteen-year-old Kevin Flynn hates his job, which he finds dull and boring. Along with a group of his friends, and desperate ...Read Review

Divided Loyalty

By Roberta Grieve - Published 2014

Genres:

Romance

Cecelia is a young woman in wartime England who lives on a farm and works in an office in the nearby town. Her ...Read Review

A Life Apart

By L.Y. Marlow - Published 2014

Genres:

Literary

On December 7, 1941 the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. Stationed ...Read Review

Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

By Francine Prose - Published 2014

Genres:

Literary

Even the best photograph is no more than an instant in time. For Louisianne “Lou” Villars, the photograph that gives the novel its ...Read Review