Adventure

The Long Journey Home

By Don Coldsmith - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

Little Bull is a Lakota Sioux forced to assimilate into early twentieth century American culture. Though this novel is only a fictional account ...Read Review

The World At Night

By Alan Furst - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureThriller

Paris and France are the subject of this novel, even more so than the men and women caught by the German advance of 1940. ...Read Review

Gould’s Book of Fish: A Novel in Twelve Fish

By Richard Flanagan - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureLiterary

In 1828, a convicted forger is exiled to Van Dieman’s Island, i.e., Tasmania. Thus begin the fabulous adventures of William Buelou Gould. ...Read Review

Daughter of the Fifth Moon

By Lynn Armistead McKee - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureRomance

When a neighboring tribe attacks her peaceful village, Nyna is set adrift in a canoe. Three days later, she comes ashore in a ...Read Review

Troy

By Adele Geras - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Toward the conclusion of the Trojan War, two orphaned sisters, Xanthe and Marpessa, watch events transpire from within Troy. Very human teenage girls, ...Read Review

Over the Wine-Dark Sea

By H.N. Turteltaub - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

With all due respect to Homer, nautical adventure tales have studiously ignored the Ancients in favor of a prolonged love affair with the ...Read Review

The Candlemass Road

By George MacDonald Fraser - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureEpic

The Candlemass Road is a well-written novel based firmly on fact. Set in the outlaw Border country between England and Scotland in the ...Read Review

Incubus: l, Fast Friends

By Marcia K. Matthews - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

Most novels taking place in the Elysian days of the late 1960s — sex, drugs and rock & roll — seem to center around San ...Read Review

Kate Aylesford, or, The Heiress of Sweetwater

By Charles J. Peterson - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureRomance

Originally published in 1855 and out of print from 1873 until 2001, Kate Aylesford has attained legendary status among residents of New Jersey in recent decades. ...Read Review

The Contract Surgeon

By Dan O’Brien - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryWestern

As an old man on the eve of WWII, Valentine McGillycuddy remembers an earlier conflict when he served as contract surgeon in the ...Read Review