The Cairo Code

By Glenn Meade - Published (c1999)Published 2016



The Cairo Code was a bestseller when originally published as The Sands of Sakkara. A corpse found floating in the modern Nile causes ...Read Review

Preacher’s Boy

By Katherine Paterson - Published (c1999)Published 2013


Children/Young Adult

Turn-of-the-20th-century Vermont is the setting for master storyteller Paterson’s (Bridge to Terabithia, Jacob Have I Loved) coming-of-age and father-and-son story, first ...Read Review

Castro’s Curveball

By Tim Wendel - Published (c1999)Published 2006



In 1947, career minor leaguer Billy Bryan is in Cuba playing winter ball, chasing a dream of making it to the majors that is ...Read Review

Perlman’s Ordeal

By Brooks Hansen - Published (c1999)Published 2000Published 2000-10-01


Alternate HistoryHistorical Fantasy

Set in London during one September week in 1906, Brooks Hansen’s third novel charts the struggle of hypnotist Dr. August Perlman’s battle ...Read Review

The Poyson Garden

By Karen Harper - Published (c1999)Published 2000


Biographical FictionMystery/Crime

“Down wi’ the Boleyns, e’en the royal one!” is the cry of a group dedicated to the destruction of the Boleyn family, ...Read Review

Citizen Washington

By William Martin - Published (c1999)Published 2000


Biographical Fiction

At 675 pages, this is a whale of a novel, but even if you aren’t already intrigued by this period, or particularly moved ...Read Review

White Rose (Una Rosa Blanca)

By Amy Ephron - Published (c1999)Published 2000


AdventureBiographical FictionInspirational

Evangelina Cisneros is a political prisoner in a women’s prison in Havana in 1897 when Charles Duval arrives ostensibly to interview her for ...Read Review