2008

Black Jack Anderson

By Elaine Forrestal - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

There is always a danger when writing a pirate story of making it too exciting, of somehow condoning the crime. Elaine Forrestal has ...Read Review

The Captain’s Dog: My Journey with the Lewis and Clark Tribe

By Roland Smith - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This is a tale of the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1803-06 as told by Captain Lewis’s Newfoundland dog, Seaman, who accompanied ...Read Review

God’s Executioner: Oliver Cromwell and the Conquest of Ireland

By Micheál Ó Siochrú - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

God’s Executioner opens in October 1649 with the seizing of the Charlemont fort in County Armagh and continues through to a conclusion in 1689 ...Read Review

Dragonflies

By Grant Buday - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureEpicMilitary

The ancient Greeks were masters of the written word. From Homer, to Euripides, to Thucydides, their stories of human pathos pulse with a ...Read Review

The Joys of my Life

By Alys Clare - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the latest and last of the Hawkenlye mysteries, based at the fictitious Hawkenlye Abbey in the Weald of Kent. It begins ...Read Review

The Queen’s Devotion

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The Queen’s Devotion, a novel in Plaidy’s Queens of England series, is a reprint of the previously published William’s Wife, ...Read Review

The Land Of Summer

By Charlotte Bingham - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

1880s Massachusetts: ‘Poor’ Emmaline Nesbitt, being the eldest of four sisters, had always understood from her mother that she must marry. At the ...Read Review

The Long Knives Are Crying

By Joseph M. Marshall - Published 2008

Genres:

Western

This second book in Joseph Marshall’s Lakota Westerns series tells the story of Custer’s Last Stand from the Lakota viewpoint. Opening ...Read Review

Lucky Billy: A Novel about Billy the Kid

By John Vernon - Published 2008

Genres:

Western

This novel takes place between 1878 and 1881 when young Billy the Kid was involved in the Lincoln County War in New Mexico, fought between ...Read Review

The Lost Throne

By Chris Kuzneski - Published 2008

Genres:

Thriller

Built high on the natural rock of Thessaly in Greece are a series of six monasteries, once there were more. The monks who ...Read Review