Colonial America

The Old American

By Ernest Hebert - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

This wonderful story fictionalizes the real life captivity of Nathan Blake, an English settler who was taken prisoner during a French raid on ...Read Review

Bunker Hill: A Novel

By Janet Tinney - Published 2000

Genres:

AdventureBiographical FictionMilitary

Joseph Warren (1741-1775) was one of the most important and influential political leaders in the opening stages of the American Revolution. He grew ...Read Review

Sor Juana’s Second Dream: A Novel

By Alicia Gaspar de Alba - Published 1999

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

This lovely novel can be read without any previous knowledge of the famous Mexican nun. The author evokes the feel of 17th century ...Read Review

The Blind in Darkness

By Stephen Lewis - Published 2000

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Old Man Powell is found murdered in his cabin, the crime disguised as a scalping. The natural suspect is Massaquoit, an Indian whom ...Read Review

Apalachee

By Joyce Rockwood Hudson - Published 2000

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Set in Florida and South Carolina between 1704 and 1715, this richly-textured story follows the intertwined lives of Native American, Spanish, and British characters and ...Read Review

No Rest for the Dove

By Margaret Miles - Published 2000

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

No Rest for the Dove reunites Charlotte Willett and Richard Longfellow, neighbors and amateur sleuths in colonial Massachusetts, in solving a murder. The ...Read Review

Dorcas Good: The Diary of a Salem Witch

By Rose Earhart - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Choosing to tell the tale of the 1692 Salem witches as a diary written by one of them seemed like a brilliant idea to ...Read Review

Soul of the Sacred Earth

By Vella Munn - Published 2000

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Except for a brief prelude set in 1599, the events in this book take place during the summer and fall of 1628 in what is ...Read Review