20th Century

The Boxer

By Jurek Becker - Published 2002

Genres:

Literary

The story is narrated in the early 1970s, but is clearly about the earlier post-war experiences of the main character, Aron Blank. He ...Read Review

Dig Deep for Murder

By Kate Kingsbury - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Somewhere on the coast of England during WWII, Lady Elizabeth Hartleigh Compton, divorced heiress of the Manor House of Sitting Marsh, strives to ...Read Review

Chains Around the Fence

By Naomi Ragen - Published 2002

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This story’s setting is New York City in the 1950s. Dave Markowitz, a dreamer, sees the future as a boundless horizon of ...Read Review

Monteith’s Mountains

By Skip Brooks - Published 2002

Genres:

Thriller

This novel takes place primarily in the year 1902 in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina, a time when great changes ...Read Review

For Whom Death Tolls

By Kate Kingsbury - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

This short WWII mystery, the third in the Manor House series, continues the adventures of Lady Elizabeth Hartleigh Compton. When an American airman ...Read Review

A Pipe for February

By Charles H. Red Corn - Published 2002

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They’ve gone from teepees to mansions; from riding ponies to driving Pierce Arrows; from hunting buffalo to hunting a murderer. Set in ...Read Review

Street Boys

By Lorenzo Carcaterra - Published 2002

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The German armed forces were guilty of countless war crimes in Italy during the Second World War. While the casual observer is familiar ...Read Review

This Place Called Absence

By Lydia Kwa - Published 2002

Genres:

Literary

Lydia Kwa’s first novel is both a lyrical and unsettling piece of prose that spans a century and an ocean. As the ...Read Review

The Education of Ruby Loonfoot

By Paxton Riddle - Published 2002

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Loon Lake, Wisconsin, 1957. Ojibwe elder Cecelia starts the day in her unheated cabin and chants the nagamoon to the Great Spirit, Gitche-Manitou. She ...Read Review

Franklin Flyer

By Nicholas Christopher - Published 2002

Genres:

Literary

Born in 1907, named after the train on which he was born and which was blown from the tracks by a tornado soon thereafter, ...Read Review