2012

The Confession

By Charles Todd - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Inspector Ian Rutledge, veteran of the Great War and Scotland Yard inspector, returns in his 13th outing, faced with an intriguing confession of ...Read Review

The Last Nude

By Ellis Avery - Published 2012

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In this stunningly intimate reimagining of an important year in the life of Tamara de Lempicka, we follow the young woman who was ...Read Review

The Odditorium

By Melissa Pritchard - Published 2012

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

The title for The Odditorium fits this slim book of short stories nicely, as most of the tales are indeed quite odd and ...Read Review

The Song of Achilles

By Madeline Miller - Published 2011Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureEpicLiterary

Whether you are fascinated by the history and the people of The Iliad, or you’re looking for an achingly good love story, ...Read Review

Crow

By Barbara Wright - Published 2012

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Omens hang heavy over the life of Moses Thomas, a young man coming of age at the turn of the 20th century in ...Read Review

The Picture Book

By Jo Baker - Published 2011Published 2012

Genres:

LiterarySaga

‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ has a considerable following on TV as well-known people delve into family history. Author Jo Baker knows ...Read Review

The Book of Lost Fragrances

By M.J. Rose - Published 2012

Genres:

Thriller

Jac L’Etoile and her brother, Robbie, are heirs to the House of L’Etoile, a famous perfumery that has been a part ...Read Review

Master and God

By Lindsey Davis - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureThriller

More cloak-and-dagger than sword-and-sandals, Master and God follows Emperor Domitian’s Rome (AD 80-96) through the eyes of ‘a reluctant hero’, Gaius Vinius ...Read Review

Silver Like Dust: One Family’s Story of America’s Japanese Internment

By Kimi Cunningham Grant - Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

Through conversations recorded by her granddaughter, a Japanese-American woman recalls her life during World War II. Born into a poor but industrious family ...Read Review

Dying in the Wool

By Frances Brody - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In post-World War I England, there’s a young woman of independent means who lost her beloved during the war, who is serving ...Read Review