2012

City of Hope

By Kate Kerrigan - Published 2012Published 2013

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City of Hope, the sequel to Ellis Island, begins in Ireland in 1934.  It has been over ten years since Ellie returned from America ...Read Review

Pagan Sunset

By Ricky Balona - Published 2012

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Britain, 996 A.D. Christian Mercian troops are invading Saxon villages, led by the fanatical Brother Cedric.  The story focuses on one Saxon family: ...Read Review

The Emperor of Paris

By C. S. Richardson - Published 2012

Genres:

Literary

That baker Octavio Notre-Dame will meet art restorer Isabeau Normande in C. S. Richardson’s second novel, The Emperor of Paris, is never ...Read Review

Fear Week

By Andrew McBurnie - Published 2012

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Children/Young Adult

Adrian Thorby is an ordinary schoolboy: daydreaming in class, evading bullies, squabbling with his sisters, and pondering the mysteries of sex with his ...Read Review

Starshine

By John Wilcox - Published 2012

Genres:

Military

As a fan of the Simon Fonthill series also by Wilcox, I was very anxious to read this novel, which is a departure ...Read Review

Tyburn

By Kevin John Grote - Published 2012

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Adventure

Kevin Grote imbues this tale set in the mid-1700s with plenty of atmosphere, timely dialog, devious citizens, and the textures of lower-class ...Read Review

The Whispering Muse

By Sjón - By Victoria Cribb (trans.) - Published 2012

Genres:

Literary

Before the First World War, Valdimar Haraldsson begins the publication of a journal devoted to the theory that the superiority of the Nordic ...Read Review

Love Disguised

By Lisa Klein - Published 2012

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

When his father requests a debt settled in London, a young Will Shakespeare leaves Stratford behind and begins his life in the city – ...Read Review

A Half Forgotten Song

By Katherine Webb - Published 2012Published 2013

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Zach Gilchrist’s wife has divorced him and is taking their young child to live in America. His art gallery in Bath is ...Read Review

After

By Morris Gleitzman - Published 2012

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

World War II: 1945, Poland. The Germans are in retreat, but Nazi death squads are still hunting down Jews. Thirteen-year-old Felix is in hiding, ...Read Review