Great Depression

The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter

By Hazel Gaynor - Published 2018


Grace Darling loves life on Longstone Island, in Northumberland, England, where she helps her father with lighthouse duties at night and collects specimens ...Read Review

The Silver Gun (Art Deco Mystery)

By L.A. Chandlar - Published 2017



In 1936, Lane Sanders is the new personal aide to the larger-than-life 99th mayor of New York, Fiorello La Guardia. When she is suddenly ...Read Review

Death of a Rainmaker (Dustbowl Mystery)

By Laurie Loewenstein - Published 2018



Roland Coombs promises residents of Jackson County, Oklahoma, that the TNT-packed rockets he sends screaming into the night air will bring rain to ...Read Review

Across the Great Lake

By Lee Zacharias - Published 2018



Lake Michigan is the star in the tale that 85-year-old Fern Halvorson tells about the journey she and her father took during the ...Read Review

A Day Like Any Other: The Great Hamptons Hurricane of 1938

By Genie Chipps Henderson - Published 2018


On September 21, 1938, a large hurricane devastated the seaside villages that make up the Hamptons on Long Island. The hurricane shocked the locals and ...Read Review

Murder at the Flamingo (A Van Buren and DeLuca Mystery)

By Rachel Mcmillan - Published 2018



Hamish DeLuca is done having his father intervene in his life.  He decides to leave home and move in with his cousin, Luca, ...Read Review

Gold Pawn (An Art Deco Mystery)

By L.A. Chandlar - Published 2018



Second in Chandlar’s 1930s Art Deco mystery series, The Gold Pawn brings back heroine Lane Sanders, aide to Mayor Fiorello La Guardia. ...Read Review

The Fisherman’s Girl

By Maggie Ford - Published 2018



After the Wall Street crash of 1929, the ripples of the Depression were felt far and wide across the globe, including the little port ...Read Review

The Titans of the Pacific: A Historical Thriller

By Robert Gammon - Published 2017



Titans of the Pacific tells of the political and economic tribulations in Peru during the early 1930s. It is a novel of the ...Read Review

Button Man

By Andrew Gross - Published 2018



The garment industry of the 1920s and 1930s in New York City is the setting for this suspenseful family story of three brothers ...Read Review

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