2010

His Last Letter

By Jeane Westin - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

As Elizabeth I celebrates her defeat of the Spanish Armada, tragic news arrives: the queen’s dear friend Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, ...Read Review

Anatomy of Murder

By Imogen Robertson - Published 2010

Genres:

Thriller

London 1781. Gentlewoman Harriet Westerman and reclusive anatomist Gabriel Crowther have gained a surprising reputation in the field of criminal investigation. When a body ...Read Review

April and May

By Beth Elliott - Published 2010

Genres:

Romance

Rose, with her sister Helena, is in Egypt with their aunt and uncle’s archaeological expedition, when the three women have to leave ...Read Review

In for a Penny

By Rose Lerner - Published 2010

Genres:

Romance

When Lord Nevinstoke’s father is killed in a duel in 1819, he inherits more than the title of Earl Bedlow; he also inherits ...Read Review

A Highland Duchess

By Karen Ranney - Published 2010

Genres:

Romance

Karen Ranney has long been one of my favorite authors, and she does not disappoint in her latest Victorian historical romance. Emma, the ...Read Review

The Weed that Strings the Hangman’s Bag

By Alan Bradley - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Flavia de Luce is eleven years old, bold, precocious and great fun. In 1950 in the village of Bishop’s Lacey, Flavia lives in ...Read Review

The Jewel of St Petersburg

By Kate Furnivall - Published 2010

Genres:

Epic

In 1910, Valentina Ivanova is arguably the most beautiful girl in aristocratic circles of St. Petersburg. In addition, she is an accomplished pianist who ...Read Review

Symphony in White

By Adriana Lisboa - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

This is the story (trans. Sarah Green) of a family, two daughters and their parents, trying to come to terms with their individual ...Read Review

The Marrowbone Marble Company

By M. Glenn Taylor - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

Taylor’s haunting second novel is, like The Ballad of Trenchmouth Taggart, set in hardscrabble West Virginia, where history and characters are at ...Read Review

Chango, the Biggest Badass

By Manuel Zapata Olivella - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Originally written in Spanish and published in 1983 (trans. Jonathan Tittler), Changó is the story of the African Diaspora. It begins with haunting poetry ...Read Review