Whispers of a New Dawn

By Murray Pura - Published 2013



This is the third book in Murray Pura’s Snapshots of History series, and the second featuring Jude and Lyyndaya Whetstone, the couple ...Read Review

Fear in the Sunlight

By Nicola Upson - Published 2012Published 2013



In Nicola Upson’s fourth Josephine Tey mystery, nothing is what it appears—no surprise with Alfred Hitchcock involved. “Hitch” thinks he’s ...Read Review

The Ashford Affair

By Lauren Willig - Published 2013



Willig, author of the popular Pink Carnation series, departs from Napoleonic era, flower-monikered spies and the academics who research them for this complicated, ...Read Review

The Fire Horse Girl

By Kay Honeyman - Published 2013


Children/Young Adult

Jade Moon is not the average Chinese immigrant, and this is not a stereotypical story of immigrants rising to success despite formidable obstacles. ...Read Review


By Vince Vawter - Published 2013


Children/Young Adult

The hero in this delightful book stutters. He calls his best friend “Rat” because he can’t pronounce “Art” properly. When our hero – ...Read Review

The Manzoni Family

By Natalia Ginzburg - Published 2013


Biographical FictionLiterary

Alessandro Manzoni, the eminent author of I Promisse Sposi (The Betrothed) was a famous poet and novelist whose family is depicted herein in ...Read Review

The Texan Rides Alone

By Lauran Paine - Published 2013



Stormy Merrill rides into the remote MaraisValley, gets taken on as a hand by the Proctor ranch, and ends up as boss by ...Read Review

One Came Home

By Amy Timberlake - Published 2013


Children/Young Adult

In 1871, thirteen-year-old Georgie Burkhardt refuses to believe that the body that was found in Dog Hollow, Wisconsin, is that of her older sister ...Read Review

The Sweet Girl

By Annabel Lyon - Published 2012Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

The Sweet Girl, Annabel Lyon’s follow up novel to her award winning 2011 novel, The Golden Mean, is a fast-moving, fascinating read even ...Read Review

Cast the First Stone

By Margaret Thornton - Published 2013


The novel opens in 1965 at a “Jacob’s Join” in a church in Aberthwaite, Yorkshire. The party is to welcome home the recently ...Read Review