Adventure

Into the Wilderness

By Rosanne Bittner - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureRomance

This, the first in a planned series of novels dealing with the westward expansion of the United States, begins in 1752, shortly before the ...Read Review

Enemy Women

By Paulette Jiles - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureSaga

Most Americans know why the Civil War was fought and can name some of the battles or identify major figures on both sides. ...Read Review

The Quest

By Jim Kraus - By Terri Kraus - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureInspirational

Pittsburgh, 1841: Jamison Pike has been accepted at Harvard. His judgmental pastor father is opposed to him attending that den of vice and dangerous ...Read Review

The Fields of Eden

By Richard S. Wheeler - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureSagaWestern

Oregon Territory, 1842-1849. This ambitious novel chronicles the settling of a land in the wilderness by a never-ending flood of American immigrants. Oregon ...Read Review

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