Haunting Paris

By Mamta Chaudhry - Published 2019


In the summer of 1989, all of Paris is celebrating the bicentennial. Sylvie, still mourning the recent death of her partner, Julian, feels set ...Read Review

The Red Gene

By Barbara Lamplugh - Published 2019


In 1936, Rose leaves her vicarage home to nurse on the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War. Her story is told in parallel ...Read Review


By Yvonne Battle-Felton - Published 2019



Two periods of American racial history are revealed through this hauntingly powerful novel. 1910, Spring – dying Edward’s mother – is with him in the ...Read Review

She-Merchants, Buccaneers and Gentlewomen: British Women in India 1600-1900

By Katie Hickman - Published 2019



Were the memsahibs (British women living in India) responsible for the deteriorating relationships between British and Indians in the Subcontinent over the 19th ...Read Review

The Memory House

By Rachel Hauck - Published 2019



While suspended from the New York City Police Department for assaulting a drug dealer and leaving the scene with the dealer’s abused ...Read Review

Island Song

By Madeleine Bunting - Published 2019


Island Song is set partly in the present day and partly during the Second World War. The main story features Helene, a young ...Read Review

The Light from the Dark Side of the Moon: A Novel

By Norman G. Gautreau - Published 2019


In 2014 Boston, 92-year-old Henry Budge, a retired, widowed history professor and WWII veteran, wants to attend the 70th D-Day ceremonies in France. But ...Read Review

Hear the Echo

By Rob Gittins - Published 2018



Set in a mining town in the Welsh Valleys, this dual-narrative novel centres around an Italian café, “Carini’s”. One strand is the ...Read Review

An Affair with Beauty – The Mystique of Howard Chandler Christy: Romantic Illusions

By James Philip Head - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

Before TV, color movies, and modern printers, Americans devoured magazines and newspapers. Talented illustrators provided eye-catching paintings and drawings for front pages and ...Read Review

The Archive of Alternate Endings

By Lindsey Drager - Published 2019



Drager (The Lost Daughter Collective) returns with another look at how stories are told and how they shape people’s lives in this ...Read Review