2008

Painter in a Savage Land

By Miles Harvey - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

This book is subtitled The Strange Saga of the First European Artist in North America. Jacques LeMoyne de Morgues sailed for the New ...Read Review

The Merchant’s Mark

By Pat McIntosh - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Augie Morrison had ordered a quantity of books from the Low Countries, planning on keeping some for himself, giving some to his friend, ...Read Review

The Sun King Rises

By Denis Lépée - By Sue Dyson (trans.) - By Yves Jégo - Published 2008

Genres:

Thriller

Orphaned Gabriel de Pontbriand has fled the stifling conformity of the country life his uncle has planned for him for the flesh pots ...Read Review

The Fields of Fortune

By Jessica Stirling - Published 2008

Genres:

RomanceSaga

On the brink of being coerced into an unwanted marriage to an old, albeit rich, neighbour, young Nicola Templeton flees to Georgian Edinburgh ...Read Review

Forbidden Frontier

By Zana Bell - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

Charlotte Badger is a heroine of a type I’ve not encountered before. A strapping, self-reliant, and clever woman, Charlotte’s not above ...Read Review

Secrets of Surrender

By Madeline Hunter - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

Having just surrendered her virginity to Lord Norbury whom she thought intended marriage, Lady Roselyn Longworth was devastated to learn he thought of ...Read Review

From Penvarris with Love

By Rosemary Aitken - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

Spanning the First World War this romantic novel opens in Penzance in Cornwall in 1914. Maud and Belinda both work at Madame Raymond’s. ...Read Review

Class 1902

By Ernst Glaeser - By Horst Kruse (trans.) - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

The effects of war on ordinary citizens are illustrated with brutal and beautiful clarity in Class 1902, a biographical novel that found instant popularity ...Read Review

Ancient Highway

By Bret Lott - Published 2008

Genres:

Saga

“Hurrah!” Earl Holmes jubilantly whispers this word to his dying brother in 1925, symbolizing their shared belief in victory in all circumstances, even death. ...Read Review

The Age of Dreaming

By Nina Revoyr - Published 2008

Genres:

Literary

Set in Hollywood of the 1960s, this novel is a surprisingly rich tale that tells the story of an aging star of the ...Read Review