2008

Sacajawea

By Joseph Bruchac - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The eagerly anticipated paperback edition of this acclaimed story of the Bird Woman of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806) is here. The ...Read Review

The Night of the Burning

By Linda Press Wulf - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This novel tells the true story of Devorah and Nechama Lehrman, the only survivors of a massacre of the Jews in their Polish ...Read Review

The Grand Inquisitor’s Manual: A History of Terror in the Name of God

By Jonathan Kirsch - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

Jonathan Kirsch does not mince words or cater to delicate sensibilities in this well-documented history of the Inquisition’s 600 year reign of terror. ...Read Review

I Believe In Yesterday

By Tim Moore - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

Tim Moore, known more for his amusing travel books, has written a wonderfully funny and intelligent account of his seven experiences in various ...Read Review

Scarlet

By Stephen Lawhead - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureFantasy

In the second book of his King Raven trilogy Stephen Lawhead continues his re-imagination of the Robin Hood legend as mythic Welsh adventure, ...Read Review

Garlands of Gold

By Rosalind Laker - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

Set in 17th-century Rotterdam, this is the tale of Saskia, a lady’s maid to a wealthy merchant’s wife. Saskia’s real ...Read Review

Until We Reach Home

By Lynn Austin - Published 2008

Genres:

Inspirational

Life’s vicissitudes have conspired to force Elin, Sofia and Kirsten Carlson to do the unimaginable, to leave the land they have loved ...Read Review

The Detective Wore Silk Drawers

By Peter Lovesey - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The second of Peter Lovesey’s Victorian mysteries (now reissued) plunges Sergeant Cribb and Constable Thackery into the underworld of bare-knuckled pugilism. In 1880, ...Read Review

The General of the Dead Army

By Ismail Kadare - Published 2008

Genres:

Literary

Winner of the first Man Booker International Prize in 2005, Kadare’s debut novel (originally published in 1970) embodies the problem of a state which ...Read Review

The Lie

By Linda Sole - Published 2008

Genres:

RomanceSaga

Neither the nondescript title, nor the bleak cover, does justice to this outstanding wartime saga, a charming family story with excellently-drawn young characters. ...Read Review