Issue 101 (August 2022)

The Good Left Undone

By Adriana Trigiani - Published 2022

Genres:

Saga

Matelda Roffo (maiden name Cabrelli) is an 81-year-old matriarch, following generations of Cabrelli gem cutters and goldsmiths in the coastal town of Viareggio, ...Read Review

The Wolves in Winter (The Wolves WW2 Series)

By Philip K. Allan - Published 2022

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Early in WW2, in order to help Russia with wartime shortages, Britain promised to send them food, ammunition and military equipment. As transport ...Read Review

Godmersham Park

By Gill Hornby - Published 2022

Genres:

The Jane Austen literary industry continues apace, but this is a marvelous addition to the genre—waspish and well-written, with all the incisive ...Read Review

The Colour Storm (UK) / The Color Storm (US/Can)

By Damian Dibben - Published 2022

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It is 1510, the height of the Venetian Renaissance. Giorgione Barbarelli—known as Zorzo—is a young painter, fired by ambition but on the ...Read Review

The Thread Collectors

By Alyson Richman - Published 2022

Genres:

Focused mostly on New Orleans in 1863 and 1864, this novel follows the lives of people of color during the Civil War. William, a talented ...Read Review

Sister Mother Warrior

By Vanessa Riley - Published 2022

Genres:

Saga

Riley brings to life the Haitian Revolution through the lens of its two most important female protagonists in this thrilling and utterly engrossing ...Read Review

The Pilot’s Girl

By Catherine Hokin - Published 2022

Genres:

Saga

The Pilot’s Girl is the second book in the Hanni Winter series.  While it can be read as a standalone, I would ...Read Review

The Secret Wife

By Mark Lamprell - Published 2022

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Its 1961 in the outer suburbs of Sydney. Edith Devine moves into a new home with her two daughters and husband, Charlie. As a ...Read Review

The Young Accomplice

By Benjamin Wood - Published 2022

Genres:

Thriller

A novel about architecture, ambition, crime and guilt. It takes place in the early 1950s, and is set mainly on the Surrey farm ...Read Review

Two Women in Rome

By Elizabeth Buchan - Published 2022

Genres:

The two women of the title are British expatriates living in Rome; Lottie lives there in the near-present, and Nina lives there in ...Read Review

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