20th Century

I Survived The Sinking of the Titanic, 1912 (I Survived Graphic Novels)

By Scott Dawson - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young AdultNautical

Reluctant readers are not reluctant thinkers. Lauren Tarshis understands that her action stories and their graphic adaptations are often the first choice for ...Read Review

A Death in Mayfair (The DCI Frank Merlin Series)

By Mark Ellis - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the third in Mark Ellis’s DCI Frank Merlin series, set in London in WW2. The action takes place over two ...Read Review

Death and the Dear Doctor

By Valerie Fletcher Adolph - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Yorkshire, 1947. While on the run from an abusive husband, Trudy Bickerstaff meets Alice and Alastair Mackie, proprietors of a private home for the ...Read Review

To Wake the Giant: A Novel of Pearl Harbor

By Jeff Shaara - Published 2020

Genres:

Military

With no job prospects in Depression-era Palatka, Florida, 19-year-old Tommy Biggs joins the Navy, becomes a hospital apprentice, and is posted to the ...Read Review

City of Gold

By Will Hobbs - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young AdultWestern

In 1900, fifteen-year-old Owen Hollowell witnesses the theft of his family’s mules. Newly arrived in Colorado after the death of Owen’s father, ...Read Review

War Stories

By Gordon Korman - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Trevor Firestone is a 12-year-old obsessed with World War II video games, and he spends hours blowing up Nazi tanks and gunning down ...Read Review

Red Mistress

By Elizabeth Blackwell - Published 2020

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Born the daughter of a minor Russian noble, Nadia Shulkina comes of age in the social upheaval of the aftermath of the Russian ...Read Review

The Last Mrs. Summers (A Royal Spyness Mystery)

By Rhys Bowen - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

England, 1935. Georgie, cousin to the King of England and a newlywed, finds herself with time on her hands when her husband leaves for ...Read Review

An Elegant Woman

By Martha McPhee - Published 2020

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Needing money to fund their mother’s long-term care, Isadora and her sisters meet at their family home to prepare for its sale. ...Read Review

Kent State

By Deborah Wiles - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

On May 4, 1970, the Ohio National Guard opened fire on a group of unarmed Kent State University students protesting the Vietnam War. Four students ...Read Review