Colonial America

The Pulse of His Soul

By Ora Smith - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Genealogist Smith novelizes the life of John Lothropp, a Separatist minister who broke with the Anglican Church and became a forgotten Founding Father: ...Read Review

Hour of the Witch

By Chris Bohjalian - Published 2021

Genres:

Literary

How far will a woman go to escape an abusive husband? In Puritan Boston in 1662, divorces are rarely granted, but Mary Deerfield, a ...Read Review

Pieces of Eight (A Spider John Mystery 4)

By Steve Goble - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In this fourth Spider John mystery, set in 1723, “Spider John” Rush, minding his own business as ship’s carpenter, sees a fellow shipmate ...Read Review

Peacemaker

By Joseph Bruchac - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Peacemaker is set in North America at some point prior to the arrival of European colonists, possibly in the early 1500s. Okwaho is ...Read Review

A Home on Wilder Shores

By Susan Posey - Published 2020

Genres:

Adventure

The story opens in the mid-Atlantic in 1751 on a ship of immigrants to the American colonies. Ardath and Gwyn Rhys’s mother disappeared ...Read Review

Tidewater Bride

By Laura Frantz - Published 2021

Genres:

Inspirational Romance

Shopkeeper’s daughter Selah Hopewell helps pair unwed women from England with James Towne’s tobacco farmers. Though she spends a majority of ...Read Review

Mercy’s Refuge

By Rita M Gerlach - Published 2020

Genres:

Inspirational Romance

Twenty-one years old, Mercy McCrea is living a hardscrabble life with her aged grandparents in 1620 England. She supports her tiny family by employing ...Read Review

The Virginia Dynasty: Four Presidents and the Creation of the American Nation

By Lynne Cheney - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

In this highly readable, engrossing work of nonfiction, Cheney chronicles highlights in the lives of the first four men from Virginia who served ...Read Review

West of the Alleghenies: A Story of Survival During the Revolutionary War

By Craig Pennington - Published 2020

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

Pennington has written an exciting novel about the adventures of an ancestor, Fergus Moorhead, a pioneer settler in western Pennsylvania between 1766 and 1778. Fergus ...Read Review

Magic Lessons

By Alice Hoffman - Published 2020

Genres:

Hoffman previously revisited the beloved world and characters she created for the blockbuster hit Practical Magic when she gave readers the life stories ...Read Review

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