The Lady Grace Mysteries: Intrigue

By Grace Cavendish - Published 2008


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

London, 1570. Lady Grace Cavendish, one of Queen Elizabeth I’s maids of honour, embarks on her 9th adventure. The queen and her court ...Read Review

The Letter Writer

By Ann Rinaldi - Published 2008


Children/Young Adult

Popular YA historical novelist Rinaldi has a go at imagining what it was like to be in the middle of Nat Turner’s ...Read Review

From Guns to Gavels: How Justice Grew Up in the Outlaw West

By Bill Neal - Published 2008



Lost in the Western frontier tales of steely-eyed gunfighters, crafty cattle thieves, and daring bank robbers is the slow but steady evolution of ...Read Review

The Time of Singing

By Elizabeth Chadwick - Published 2008


Biographical Fiction

AD 1173: Roger Bigod knows he must work hard for his rights and his desires. As the eldest son of a brutal nobleman, he ...Read Review

In The Shadow of the Sun King

By Golden Keyes Parsons - Published 2008



Madeleine Clavell is devastated when her estate is overtaken by the king’s dragoons. As a Huguenot in Catholic France, she hides her ...Read Review

The Matters At Mansfield

By Carrie Bebris - Published 2008



Fitzwilliam Darcy’s Aunt Catherine is up to her manipulative best, but Elizabeth Darcy is determined that Aunt Catherine’s daughter, Anne de ...Read Review

Wobble to Death

By Peter Lovesey - Published 2008



It is a cold November morning in 1879 and a dozen ‘pedestrians’ in silk drawers and white tights gather at the Agricultural Hall in ...Read Review

No Less Than The Journey

By E. V. Thompson - Published 2008



Wesley Curnow, a young miner leaves Cornwall for the United States in response to an invitation from his uncle, who is working on ...Read Review

Cardigan Bay

By John Kerr - Published 2008



Cardigan Bay is both an old-fashioned romance and an espionage thriller. When I say “old fashioned,” I mean that the plot revolves around ...Read Review

A Good Woman

By Danielle Steel - Published 2008



In 1912, nineteen-year-old Annabelle Worthington’s privileged world is shattered forever when the sinking of the Titanic destroys her family. Her life of glitz ...Read Review