By Sarah Hall - Published 2003Published 2006



In 1936, the Cumbrian village of Mardale is selected as the site for the Haweswater reservoir. The people of Manchester are running short on ...Read Review

Flying Ace

By Jim Eldridge - Published 2003


Children/Young Adult

‘I have decided to join the Royal Flying Corps. I’m going to learn to fly, and fight the Hun that way’. When ...Read Review

An Assembly Such as This

By Pamela Aidan - Published 2003Published 2006



    For those curious to know more about the characters of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, Pamela Aidan has embarked upon ...Read Review

At the Sign of the Sugared Plum

By Mary Hooper - Published 2003


Children/Young Adult

(1) London, June 1665. Country girl Hannah is thrilled to be coming to live in London with her sister Sarah, who runs a sweetmeats shop ...Read Review

The Stratford Boys

By Jan Mark - Published 2003


Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

  It is the 16th century and 15-year-old William Shakespeare, a glover’s son, offers to help out a friend and write a ...Read Review

Find Me Again

By Sylvia Maultash Warsh - Published 2003



In this Edgar-winning novel spanning three centuries from Enlightenment Europe, Nazi Germany, and present-day Toronto, Warsh’s protagonist must resolve mysteries both old ...Read Review

Pagan’s Crusade

By Catherine Jinks - Published 2003Published 2004


Children/Young Adult

The four young adult novels Pagan’s Crusade, Pagan in Exile, Pagan’s Vow and Pagan’s Scribe form the Pagan Chronicles. In ...Read Review

By Honor Bound

By Helen A. Rosburg - Published 2003



This historical romance spans thirty-three years, climaxing in 1793 during the Terror. Instead of the expected aristocratic-love-in-the-shadow-of-the-guillotine story, the author presents a romance between ...Read Review

Wives at War

By Jessica Stirling - Published 2003Published 2005



The latest offering from Jessica Stirling follows the Glasgow-born Conway sisters first encountered in Prized Possessions. As the book opens, Glasgow is waiting ...Read Review

Gone to Texas

By Louise A. Jackson - Published 2003


Children/Young AdultWestern

Jackson based this young adult novel on her great-grandfather’s experiences going West in 1850. Recently-orphaned Ephraim Darter, 14, is bored working the family farm ...Read Review