2008

The Given Day

By Dennis Lehane - Published 2008

Genres:

Thriller

Set against the waning years of World War I, the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic and the increasingly turbulent social changes sweeping through Boston, The ...Read Review

Sweeping Up Glass

By Carolyn D. Wall - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

After reading Carolyn Wall’s debut novel, I literally could not move. With its haunting images of racial bias from the past, this ...Read Review

The Dragonfly Pool

By Eva Ibbotson - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Tally Hamilton loves her simple life in London with her physician father and doting aunts. But when a second world war seems ...Read Review

Down Sand Mountain

By Steve Watkins - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

It’s the 1960s and Dewey Turner is twelve years old, growing up in a small town called Sand Mountain in Florida. Not ...Read Review

Charge! The Interesting Bits of Military History

By Justin Pollard - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

Charge! is a miscellany of curious snippets of military history culled from Ancient Egypt to WWII. Most of the entries are short (usually ...Read Review

Havah: The Story of Eve

By Tosca Lee - Published 2008

Genres:

Inspirational

A whisper in my ear. Wake! Much has been written about Eve (called Havah in this novel), the seductress who ate the forbidden ...Read Review

The Treasure

By Iris Johansen - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureRomance

In this sequel to 1996’s Lion’s Bride, two popular side characters get a passionate story of their own. Lady Selene Ware, a ...Read Review

Lucasta

By Melinda Hammond - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

Brown-haired, brown-eyed Lucasta is not surprised when Viscount Kennington falls instantly in love with her blonde and blue-eyed sister, Camilla, a ‘diamond of ...Read Review

Soldier’s Farewell

By Johnny D. Boggs - Published 2008

Genres:

Western

Smith Munro chronicles his experiences at a stagecoach station in New Mexico territory in a diary he receives for his 12th birthday in 1860. ...Read Review

A Conspiracy of Ravens

By Gilbert Morris - Published 2008

Genres:

InspirationalMystery/Crime

In this second Lady Trent novel, 1850s Victorian London finds Lady Serafina Trent working once again with Dylan Tremayne. This time, she’s ...Read Review