Multi-Period

My Dream of You

By Nuala O'Faolain - Published 2001

Genres:

LiteraryMystery/Crime

A beloved colleague’s abrupt death propels travel writer Kathleen de Burca into a quest for personal and historical truths in this debut ...Read Review

Home Across the Road

By Nancy Peacock - Published 2001

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Generations of the Redd family, divided into the white Redds and the black Redds, people this novel which the New York Times Book ...Read Review

The Discovery of Chocolate

By James Runcie - Published 2001

Genres:

Alternate HistoryFantasyLiterary

Humor and endearing candor ring through the narrative voice of Diego de Godoy. Notary to Cortés, the conquistador, he falls in love ...Read Review

A House Named Brazil

By Audrey Schulman - Published 2000

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Fran Mourne is nearly 40. When she was seven, her father left home. At 16, her mother abandoned her. Feeling freakish, Fran has learned how ...Read Review

Cane River

By Lalita Tademy - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterarySaga

Cane River, Lalita Tademy’s literary debut, is a stunning family saga mixed with incredible historical detail and honest, yet brutal and painful, ...Read Review

Gangster

By Lorenzo Carcaterra - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Angelo Vestieri is a gangster in every sense of the word. In 1996, he lies dying in a hospital bed, but through the two ...Read Review

Fingerprints: The Origins of Crime Detection and the Murder Case That Launched Forensic Science

By Colin Beavan - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeNonfiction

This is a fascinating look into the history and use of fingerprints in crime detection. Beavan begins the book by recounting a terrible ...Read Review

The Binding Oath

By Sybil Downing - Published 2001Published 2002-02-27

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Binding Oath seeks to shed light on the activities of the Ku Klux Klan in a time and place in which most ...Read Review

What Remains

By Nicholas Delbanco - Published 2000Published 2000-11-01

Genres:

Saga

A German Jewish family escapes to England for the duration of World War II. After the war, Karl, an aspiring artist, takes his ...Read Review

Rough Cider (Soho Crime)

By Peter Lovesey - Published 2001Published 2001-04-01

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The narrator breaks the fourth wall, addressing the audience: “In 1964, you meet me at the self-assured age of 29.…” Then Dr. Theo Sinclair meets ...Read Review