20th Century

Bonnie and Clyde: A Love Story

By Bill Brooks - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Infamous American gangster couple Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow rob their way around the Great Plains during the depths of the Depression. They ...Read Review

The Vanishing Moon

By Joseph Coulson - Published 2004

Genres:

Literary

The endless possibilities for employment and prosperity after World War I slowly begin to crumble in the Great Depression. Indeed, symbolically and potently, ...Read Review

Rosa

By Jonathan Rabb - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in early post-WWI Berlin, this detective story starts like so many others: with a corpse. And like many others, this one involves ...Read Review

Lucky Strike

By Nancy Zafris - Published 2005

Genres:

Literary

In this rambling tale, Zafris follows a cast of characters as they interact with one another in 1950s Utah. Lucky Strike follows a ...Read Review

Mountain Shadows

By Patricia Reiss Brooks - Published 2004

Genres:

Romance

It gets cold in the mountains. If you’re poor and tubercular, like Alice Devlin, it gets even colder. Alice journeys to the ...Read Review

The Education of Arnold Hitler

By Marc Estrin - Published 2004

Genres:

Literary

In his second novel, Estrin takes the reader on a wildly entertaining, half-magical ride through the history and cultural changes facing America in ...Read Review

The Devil’s Wind

By Richard Rayner - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

The author who wrote The Devil’s Wind was born in England, but he now lives in Los Angeles, and as in the ...Read Review

Sick of Shadows

By Marion Chesney - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Chesney continues the adventures of Lady Rose Summer and her fiancé of convenience, private investigator Captain Harry Cathcart, in the third installment of ...Read Review

Baker Towers

By Jennifer Haigh - Published 2005

Genres:

Saga

The mining town of Bakerton, Pennsylvania, is as much a character in this story as the Novaks, the family around which it is ...Read Review

Angel of Harlem

By Kuwana Haulsey -

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In Angel of Harlem, Kuwana Haulsey recounts the remarkable life of Harlem’s first woman doctor, Dr. May Chinn. Told in a mixture ...Read Review