The Last Love Letters of Henri Fournier

By Rosalind Brackenbury - Published 2018


Henri Fournier is pondering his life with a woman named Pauline as he travels by train to begin his military role in WWI ...Read Review

The Botanist’s Daughter

By Kayte Nunn - Published 2018


This is Australian author Kayte Nunn’s first historical novel. A love of botany inspired Nunn to write this multi-period novel set in ...Read Review

Tough Mothers: Amazing Stories of History’s Mightiest Matriarchs

By Jason Porath - Published 2018



This handsome book presents fifty vignettes (two to five pages each) about courageous mothers. Some are recent and well known—Sojourner Truth, Bella ...Read Review

The Lost Daughter

By Gill Paul - Published 2018


The idea that at least one of the children of Tsar Nicholas II might have survived the murder of the Romanov royal family ...Read Review

On Leopard Rock: A Life of Adventures

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2018



The popular historical novelist and adventure writer Wilbur Smith, now in his eighties, has finally told his own story. On Leopard Rock is ...Read Review

Shadow Child

By Rahna Reiko Rizzuto - Published 2018



Lillie and her daughters Hana and Kei have spent their entire lives trying to rise above disaster. Their story begins in the early 1970...Read Review

Yorkshire: A Lyrical History of England’s Greatest County

By Richard Morris - Published 2018



Yorkshire arguably is not one county. It has three distinct areas, once known as Ridings (Riding derives from thirding) although, due to government ...Read Review

What Should Be Wild

By Julia Fine - Published 2018



What Should Be Wild intertwines stories of several women, spanning millennia, all part of the Blakeley family—women connected by tragic lives in ...Read Review

Chinese Whispers: In Search of Ivy

By Alison T. Choy Flannigan - Published 2018



The story of the Lai family from China to Australia is a fascinating account that begins with a brief overview of Chinese history ...Read Review

The Parker Inheritance

By Varian Johnson - Published 2018


Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Candice is spending the summer with her mother in her late grandmother’s house while waiting for her home in Atlanta to ...Read Review