2005

Calling the Wind

By Rita Cleary - Published 2005

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

With the 2006 celebration of the bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Calling the Wind is one of many new releases about the ...Read Review

The Devil’s Game

By David Holland - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The fire that swept through the Parliament of London in 1834 is the opening salvo in this tale of politics and power. Because of ...Read Review

Dark Desires

By Eve Silver - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

This gothic romance, set in foggy, late 19th century London, revolves around Darcie Finch, a once well-to-do young lady newly forced into service ...Read Review

Coal Camp Justice

By Ricardo L. Garcia - Published 2005Published Univ. of New Mexico Press

Genres:

EpicMystery/Crime

The time is the Great Depression; the place is a coal mining community in northern New Mexico. Raymond “Swannie” Swanson struggles with the ...Read Review

The King of Kings County

By Whitney Terrell - Published 2005

Genres:

Saga

This extended saga of the Acheson family is recommended with one caveat: though this dramatic tale feels realistic, readers should not confuse its ...Read Review

Calamity Jane: The Woman and the Legend

By James D. McLaird - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

McLaird most thoroughly debunks all Calamity Jane tall tales, along with my favorite, the Doris Day movie. This is a meticulously researched book ...Read Review

Only For a Knight

By Sue-Ellen Welfonder - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

Juliana Mackay has made a promise to her dying mother. She will take the little money they have to repay her uncle, chief ...Read Review

The Secret Pearl

By Mary Balogh - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

Isabella Fleur Bradshaw is a gentlewoman driven by circumstance to wait outside London’s Drury Theatre one night to sell the only thing ...Read Review

The Reluctant Assassin

By Preston Darby - Published 2005

Genres:

Alternate HistoryMystery/Crime

When an unidentified mummy discovered in a long-abandoned Texas barn is examined, a diary is found embedded in its chest cavity—a diary ...Read Review

Dear Penelope

By Sharon Ihle - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

Lucy Preston arrives in Emancipation, Wyoming, one fine day in 1896 expecting to meet up with her fiancé to begin their new life together. ...Read Review