Multi-Period

Inquisition

By David Gibbins - Published 2018

Genres:

Adventure

Inquisition is not your usual Grail quest. David Gibbins has created a 21st-century version with Jack Howard, hero of nine previous adventure stories, ...Read Review

The Last Watchman of Old Cairo

By Michael David Lukas - Published 2018

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Joseph, a graduate student in America, receives a mysterious package involving his father. The note reads, “Hope you can use this.” Joseph’s ...Read Review

Dreams of Falling

By Karen White - Published 2018

Genres:

Saga

A multi-generational novel of friendship, second chances, betrayal, and long-held secrets, Dreams of Falling is a poignant piece of Southern fiction, one that ...Read Review

Gateway to the Moon

By Mary Morris - Published 2018

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This thrilling, shattering literary novel spans centuries and continents, telling in essence the story of Entrada de la Luna, a small town in ...Read Review

The Seas Come Still

By J. P. Jamin - Published 2015

Genres:

FantasyNautical

In 1602 BCE, Luyan is a slave aboard a Cilician vessel. When a sea battle turns against them, only Luyan’s life is spared.  ...Read Review

The Unforgotten

By Laura Powell - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 2006, Mary’s life is falling apart. She has been diagnosed with breast cancer, and mental instability asserts itself; she is increasingly estranged ...Read Review

The Wife’s Tale: A Personal History

By Aida Edemariam - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

As Yetemegn lay dying, she was anxious to leave and yet worried that she had not fasted and prayed enough. Aida Edemariam tells ...Read Review

A Shout in the Ruins

By Kevin Powers - Published 2018

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This dual-period story alternates between the 1860s and 1950s, beginning in Chesterfield, Virginia. Rawls, an enslaved young man, runs away one night to ...Read Review

The Girl from Oto

By Amy Maroney - Published 2016

Genres:

Thriller

This novel has a complicated, interconnecting dual timeline. One is contemporary in which Zari Durrell, an American art historian, secures work in Scotland ...Read Review

The Overstory

By Richard Powers - Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

Author Richard Powers, in The Overstory, weaves together eight stories of people with stories of trees. Solid and simultaneously magical—a bit like ...Read Review