Miss Dimple Suspects

By Mignon Ballard - Published 2013



A mystery is brewing in Elderberry, Georgia, and Dimple Kilpatrick is hot on the trail. When Mae Martha Hawthorne is brutally murdered, her ...Read Review

My One Square Inch of Alaska

By Sharon Short - Published 2013


Life in 1950s small-town Groverton, Ohio, doesn’t hold much interest for ambitious high-school senior Donna Lane, who has visions of becoming a ...Read Review

The Deadly Sisterhood

By Leonie Frieda - Published 2012Published 2013



After her much lauded biography of Catherine de’ Medici, Frieda has shifted her chronological focus back a few years and broadened it to ...Read Review

The Italian Woman: A Catherine DeMedici Novel

By Jean Plaidy - Published 2013


Biographical FictionRomance

Set in 16th-century France, The Italian Woman depicts the transformation of Catherine DeMedici from a scorned and humiliated wife to a powerful and ...Read Review

Lady Eve’s Indiscretion

By Grace Burrowes - Published 2013



This is book seven in the series featuring the Windham family, set in the late Regency period. When Lady Eve was 16 she committed ...Read Review

The Aviator’s Wife

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

Anne Morrow leads a charmed, privileged life, and all her dreams seem to come true when she marries America’s aviator hero, Charles ...Read Review

Mary Coin

By Marisa Silver - Published 2013


Think of the Depression, and the first image that comes to mind is Dorothea Lange’s wrenching photograph of the prematurely aged mother, ...Read Review

The Joy of Sexus: Lust, Love, & Longing in the Ancient World

By Vicki León - Published 2013Published 2013-01-29



Anyone who reads or writes about the ancient world has to wonder how human sexuality was expressed in those days.  Was it overt, ...Read Review

If You Give a Rake a Ruby

By Shana Galen - Published 2013



Fallon, called the “Marchioness of Mystery” by her admirers, hates the life she leads as a celebrated courtesan. Most of all, she hates ...Read Review

The Painted Girls

By Cathy Marie Buchanan - Published 2013


Cathy Marie Buchanan (The Day the Falls Stood Still) delivers a stunning novel of 19th-century Paris that will live in readers’ memories long ...Read Review