Renaissance

Painter in a Savage Land

By Miles Harvey - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

This book is subtitled The Strange Saga of the First European Artist in North America. Jacques LeMoyne de Morgues sailed for the New ...Read Review

The Enchantress of Florence

By Salman Rushdie - Published 2008

Genres:

FantasyLiterary

Wearing a multicolored leather coat, a Florentine traveler arrives at the emperor of India’s court armed with magic tricks, a secret, and ...Read Review

The Messiah

By Marek Halter - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureBiographical FictionMilitary

Author Marek Halter was born in Warsaw and at age five crawled with his family through the sewers to escape the Nazi extermination ...Read Review

Immortal

By Traci L. Slatton - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureFantasy

Traci L. Slatton’s highly inventive and lush debut novel follows Luca Bastardo across the 14th and 15th centuries in his search for ...Read Review

Out of the Storm: The Life and Legacy of Martin Luther

By Derek Wilson - Published 2007Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

  It is a testament to the enduring legacy of Martin Luther than biographies of this 500-year-old figure continue to debate strongly over ...Read Review

The Jewel Trader of Pegu

By Jeffery Hantover - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureInspirational

In the 1590s, news reached Italy of the source of Asia’s outstanding jewels. Sailors’ tales were backed by samples, and so Abraham, ...Read Review

The Reavers

By George MacDonald Fraser - Published 2007Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureFantasy

The Reavers is a saucy fantasy romp in the vein of MacDonald Fraser’s Pyrates. It is set in the border region of ...Read Review

The Musketeer’s Apprentice

By Sarah D’Almeida - Published 2007

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

Seeking his apprentice’s killer, Musketeer Porthos calls upon his comrades for aid in this plot-twisting historical mystery set during the reign of ...Read Review

Blood Rock

By James Jackson - Published 2007

Genres:

Military

Summer 1565. The Knights of St John are under siege on the small island of Malta, facing the full might of the Ottoman Empire. ...Read Review

The Witch’s Trinity

By Erika Mailman - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Mailman’s second historical novel, set in the small German town of Tierkinddorf between 1507 and 1510, explores the horror of superstition, the inexplicable fear ...Read Review