American Princess: A Novel of First Daughter Alice Roosevelt

By Stephanie Marie Thornton - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

Alice Roosevelt Longworth—the name itself is enough to capture the attention of readers interested in fictional biographies. Thornton’s gem of a ...Read Review

The Almanack

By Martine Bailey - Published 2019



Saturated with beautiful images of the natural world in mid-18th century rural England, Bailey’s third mystery evokes a time when people ...Read Review

Seven Aprils (American Civil War Brides)

By Eileen Charbonneau - Published 2019



The Seven Aprils of this action-adventure romance are the Aprils in the years that surround the American Civil War. Tess is a mountain ...Read Review

The Summer Country

By Lauren Willig - Published 2019



In The Summer Country, Lauren Willig transports readers to 19th-century Barbados with two alternating storylines. Emily Dawson, a vicar’s daughter, arrives in ...Read Review

The Things We Cannot Say

By Kelly Rimmer - Published 2019


Straddling the past and the present, The Things We Cannot Say is a mesmerizing tale of family, memory, forgiveness, and unconditional love, but ...Read Review

Prairie Fever

By Michael Parker - Published 2019



Set between the wars, Elise Stewart is a fifteen-year-old dreamer living on the rough Oklahoma prairie with her down-to-earth sister Lorena, 17, who is ...Read Review

Brides in the Sky: Stories and a Novella

By Cary Holladay - Published 2019


Short Stories

The eight stories and one novella in Holladay’s collection prove that it’s possible to capture the essence of a place, characters, ...Read Review

Loving Liberty Levine

By Colin Falconer - Published 2019


Sarah Levine has what she calls “bad” thoughts about stealing the children of her relatives. In the early 1900s, her husband Micah decides ...Read Review

The Liverpool Nightingales (The Nursing Series)

By Kate Eastham - Published 2019


Starting her story in 1870 and moving the location to a deprived area of Liverpool, the latest offering from Kate Eastham sees another group ...Read Review

Goya: The Terrible Sublime: A Graphic Novel

By El Torres - By Fran Galán (illus.) - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

The work of artist Francisco de Goya (1746-1828) runs the gamut from sedate portraits of the Spanish royal family to pornographic nudes to ...Read Review