20th Century

The Paris Seamstress

By Natasha Lester - Published 2018



Romance and mystery intertwine in this multi-period novel that begins in Paris during 1940. As Nazi forces prepare to occupy the city, a chance ...Read Review

On Blood Road (a Vietnam War Novel)

By Steve Watkins - Published 2018


Children/Young Adult

Taylor Sorenson thinks he’s a cool teenager, albeit with a huge sense of animosity toward his father, who is stationed in the ...Read Review

They Come in All Colors

By Malcolm Hansen - Published 2018



Fourteen-year-old Huey Fairchild is having a hard time adjusting to his new life in 1968 New York City. Sitting in his “wrinkly button-down shirt ...Read Review

A Breath of Hope (Under Northern Skies)

By Lauraine Snelling - Published 2018



Set in the early 20th century, this inspirational tale follows Nilda, a young Norwegian woman making her way to the United States, and ...Read Review

Treacherous Is the Night (A Verity Kent Mystery)

By Anna Lee Huber - Published 2018



Life in 1919 after the Great War is a hard adjustment, and séances are all the range as grief-stricken widows attempt to find ...Read Review

When the Men Were Gone: A Novel

By Marjorie Herrera Lewis - Published 2018


It’s the start of the 1944 high school football season in Brownwood, Texas, and those great Friday nights when the whole town forgets ...Read Review

The Watermelon Boys

By Ruqaya Izzidien - Published 2018



This extraordinary debut novel travels from 1915 to 1920 as World War I rages not only in Europe but also in the Middle East. On ...Read Review

Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C. S. Lewis

By Patti Callahan - Published 2018


Biographical Fiction

Many readers will know C.S. Lewis, beloved author of nonfiction Christian books and the Narnia children’s series. Lewis’s A Grief ...Read Review

That Girl

By Kate Kerrigan - Published 2018


In this captivating story three young Irish women seek to reinvent themselves in swinging 1960s London. After being abruptly jilted, Lara sets out ...Read Review

Tazia and Gemma

By Ann S Epstein - Published 2018


Tazia (Italian for born again) Gatti (Italian for cat) is a seventeen-year-old Italian immigrant in New York City in 1911. She has found herself ...Read Review