20th Century

Sweetbitter

By Reginald Gibbons - Published 2003

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Originally published in 1994 and brought back into print as part of the Voices of the South series, Reginald Gibbons’ heart-rending story of forbidden ...Read Review

Where the River Narrows

By Aimée Laberge - Published 2003

Genres:

Alternate HistoryInspirational

In the Mi’kmaq language, the name of the Canadian province of Québec translates as “where the river narrows.” It’s here, ...Read Review

Devil’s Midnight

By Yuri Kapralov - Published 2003

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryRomance

Set between 1919 and 1920 in the last months of the Russian Civil War, Devil’s Midnight follows three figures: Alexey Lebedev, a tutor turned ...Read Review

Plain Language

By Barbara Wright - Published 2003

Genres:

InspirationalRomanceWestern

Virginia Mendenhall graduates from a Quaker college and proceeds to social work in Philadelphia and later an Appalachian mining town. Her life seems ...Read Review

The Madam

By Julianna Baggott - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical FictionInspirational

Yes, The Madam does refer to the world’s oldest profession, and yes, Alma, the titular madam, does arrive at it in one ...Read Review

The Seduction of Silence

By Bem Le Hunte - Published 2003

Genres:

InspirationalSaga

This literary saga follows the troubled lives of four generations of Indian women. The unhappy marriage of rigidly-traditional Jyoti Ma to the dreamer ...Read Review

Easter Island

By Jennifer Vanderbes - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

This is a tale of two women: Elsa Pendleton, an English woman who travels to Easter Island with her anthropologist husband and mentally ...Read Review

Once Two Heros

By Calvin Baker - Published 2003

Genres:

MilitaryMystery/Crime

It would be too easy to say Once Two Heroes is a novel about bigotry. Calvin Baker wrestles with many themes: the nature ...Read Review

On the Edge

By Peter Lovesey - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

When Rose Bell and Antonia Ashton meet outside of Swan & Edgar’s in 1946, it is indeed a life-changing moment. Rosie and Antonia ...Read Review

The Last Citadel

By David L. Robbins - Published 2003

Genres:

InspirationalMilitary

Sixty years ago around the Russian city of Kursk, history’s largest and most brutal battle was taking place. Two million soldiers and ...Read Review