Allium Press of Chicago

Never Walk Back

By Adam J. Shafer - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

Ruth Casper has had a very hard life as a countrywoman in rural, mid-19th century Tennessee, and her luck only changes when, ...Read Review

Promises to the Dead (Hanley & Rivka Mysteries)

By D.M. Pirrone - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Chicago detective Frank Hanley is investigating the death of railway clerk Lawrence O’Shea, who disappeared shortly after receiving a letter from his ...Read Review

City of Grit and Gold

By Maud Macrory Powell - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1886 Chicago is the setting for this YA historical novel centered around the Haymarket Affair. Addie is the fast growing twelve-year-old daughter of a ...Read Review

Death at the Paris Exposition

By Frances McNamara - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In McNamara’s first mystery featuring Emily Cabot, Emily investigated a death at the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. In Emily’...Read Review

The Reason for Time

By Mary Burns - Published 2016

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Monday, July 21, 1919. A dirigible falls from the sky onto Chicago’s Illinois Trust and Savings Bank, a piece of glass hitting a young ...Read Review

For You Were Strangers: A Hanley & Rivka Mystery

By D.M. Pirrone - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In For You Were Strangers, D. M. Pirrone continues the budding romance of Chicago Police Detective Frank Hanley and Rivka Kelmansky started in ...Read Review

Honor Above All

By J. Bard-Collins - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Chicago history enthusiasts will thoroughly enjoy Honor Above All. Set in 1882, it showcases the city eleven years post-fire when architects Adler & Sullivan ...Read Review

Death at Chinatown

By Frances McNamara - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The fifth in the Emily Cabot mystery series sees Emily, now married and the mother of small children, coping with a seemingly uncaring ...Read Review

Shall We Not Revenge

By D.M. Pirrone - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Chicago is still recovering from the Great Fire of 1872 when detective Frank Hanley is assigned to investigate the brutal murder of a rabbi. ...Read Review

Her Mother’s Secret

By Barbara Garland Polikoff - Published 2012

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Rifke and Jacob Goldman, Jewish immigrants, had fled a Russian pogrom with their family and settled in Chicago. Now, in the winter of 1892, ...Read Review