2019

The Beantown Girls

By Jane Healey - Published 2019

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Jane Healey’s latest book is about the World War II Red Cross Clubmobile Girls, who risked their lives to boost the morale ...Read Review

The Wartime Sisters

By Lynda Cohen Loigman - Published 2019

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Growing up in Brooklyn in the 1920s and ’30s, Ruth and Millie are as opposite as sisters can be. While Ruth is plain, ...Read Review

American Duchess: A Novel of Consuelo Vanderbilt

By Karen Harper - Published 2019

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Biographical Fiction

Before Meghan Markle, another American woman became a duchess: Consuelo Vanderbilt. Born in 1877 to Alva and William Kissam Vanderbilt, Consuelo led a life ...Read Review

Enchantée

By Gita Trelease - Published 2019

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Children/Young Adult

Set in 1789 in Paris and Versailles, Enchantée mixes the French Revolution, a well-developed female main character, and magic to charm readers in ...Read Review

Murder in Belgravia

By Lynn Brittney - Published 2018Published 2019

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Mystery

London, May 1915. Lady Harriet Murcheson has confessed to the murder of her husband, but will only divulge the details to a married woman ...Read Review

Marooned: Jamestown, Shipwreck, and a New History of America’s Origin

By Joseph Kelly - Published 2019

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Nonfiction

In 1607, three English ships, and about a hundred settlers and crew landed in Chesapeake Bay in what will later become Virginia. They are ...Read Review

The Great Level (UK) / Call Upon the Water (US)

By Stella Tillyard - Published 2018Published 2019

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England during the interregnum in the 17th century. Jan Brunt, a Dutch engineer, is employed to assist in drawing up plans for the ...Read Review

The Distance Home

By Paula Saunders - Published 2018Published 2019

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Eve grew up in Ft. Pierre, South Dakota during WWII, on a dirt-poor farm that flooded every few years. Her parents are beaten ...Read Review

The Burning Chambers

By Kate Mosse - Published 2018Published 2019

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In Carcassonne in 1562, bookseller’s daughter Minou Joubert is baffled and unnerved when she finds an anonymous note addressed to her pushed under ...Read Review

A Hero Born: A Novel (Legends of the Condor Heroes)

By Anna Holmwood (trans.) - By Jin Yong - Published 2018Published 2019

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AdventureMilitary

China, 1200 AD. The Song Empire is being attacked by the northern Jurchen Jin tribes, which threaten its peace and existence. Meanwhile, Genghis Khan ...Read Review