The Lost Soldier

By Diney Costeloe - Published 2016


The story begins in Dorset in 1921. Eight ash trees have been planted on a village green to commemorate eight men who died in ...Read Review

Sleeping Embers of an Ordinary Mind

By Anne Charnock - Published 2015


Charnock’s novel tells three parallel stories, one set in the past, one in the present, and one in the future. In 15th-century ...Read Review

The Return of the Witch

By Paula Brackston - Published 2016



This dual-viewpoint sequel to The Witch’s Daughter picks up five years after the first novel ended. Tegan has just returned from a ...Read Review


By Rebecca Hunt - Published 2015



This is an absorbing dual-time-period adventure novel. In 2013, a three-member crew sets out for Everland, an Antarctic island, retracing the steps of another ...Read Review

The Race Against Time: The Third Journey through Time

By Geronimo Stilton - Published 2016


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Third in Geronimo Stilton’s Journey through Time series, this story finds Geronimo and his gang on another adventure: this time to the ...Read Review

The Tsarina’s Legacy

By Jennifer Laam - Published 2016


Veronica Herrera, newly discovered lost daughter of the Romanovs and rightful heir to the throne, travels to Russia to accept the official, if ...Read Review

Texas Ranger: The Epic Life of Frank Hamer, the Man Who Killed Bonnie and Clyde

By John Boessenecker - Published 2016



Frank Hamer spent forty years as a peace officer, primarily with the Texas Rangers. Born in 1884, he would participate in approximately 52 gunfights and ...Read Review

The High Mountains of Portugal

By Yann Martel - Published 2016



A mythical white rhinoceros, an autopsy that reveals the cause of life, a chimpanzee that pores over family albums… what a tale Yann ...Read Review

Passwords to Paradise: How Languages Have Reinvented World Religions

By Nicholas Ostler - Published 2016



In Ostler’s book, he attempts to show whether and/or how a religion changes when its message is translated from its original ...Read Review

Mount Pleasant

By Amy Reid (trans.) - By Patrice Nganang - Published 2016



A young but intelligent and open student has returned to Cameroon in the year 2001, anxious to research the history of her people and ...Read Review