20th Century

The Righteous Cut

By Robert Skinner - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1941 New Orleans, when the young daughter of corrupt white councilman Whitman Richards is kidnapped, Whitman refuses to allow the police to become ...Read Review

Duke of Egypt

By Margriet de Moor - Published 2001

Genres:

Literary

Set principally during the 1960s and 1970s, Duke of Egypt illuminates the plight of the European gypsies who, distrusted by most, could never ...Read Review

The Sceptered Isle Club

By Brent Monahan - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In late 1905, recently retired sheriff and celebrated crime solver John le Brun makes his long-anticipated Voyage of Discovery to London, England, eager to ...Read Review

When Eve Was Naked

By Josef Skvorecky - Published 2002

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

The subtitle of this work, Stories of a Life’s Journey, describes the contents perfectly. Translated from Czech, this collection of short stories―...Read Review

The Boulevard of Broken Dreams

By Kim Deitch - By Simon Deitch - Published 2002

Genres:

Fantasy

This is a fantasy “graphic novel” with confusing historical content by important underground cartoonist Kim Deitch. Parts of it have previously been printed ...Read Review

This Rock

By Robert Morgan - Published 2001Published 2002

Genres:

InspirationalSaga

Robert Morgan follows up his bestseller and Oprah Book Club selection Gap Creek with another Southern family braving the hard times of farming ...Read Review

December 6

By Martin Cruz Smith - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureEpicThriller

Few novelists possess Martin Cruz Smith’s talents in transporting a reader to a different era and actually making them believe they too ...Read Review

Perma Red

By Debra Magpie Earling - Published 2002

Genres:

Literary

Perma Red will reward those readers waiting for the latest great American novel. Earling weaves a timeless tale of love, heartache, and betrayal ...Read Review

The Dead File

By Kevin O'Morrison - Published 2001

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The author is a noted playwright and actor, so his behind-the-scenes look at the acting business as it was in the early 1950s (...Read Review

Down to a Soundless Sea

By Thomas Steinbeck - Published 2002

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

Except for the first story, set in the mid-nineteenth century, the rest of the stories’ settings are in the early twentieth century, and ...Read Review