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The Girl They Left Behind

By Roxanne Veletzos - Published 2018


Bucharest, Romania, 1941. King Carol II has abdicated, and General Antonescu’s Legionnaires are massacring Jews or disappearing them in the night. So when ...Read Review


By Kristina Olsson - Published 2018



The mid-1960s saw a string of changes for countries around the world, and many had their eyes on the United States. By 1965, ...Read Review

The Vineyard

By Lorenza Garcia (trans.) - By María Dueñas - By Nick Caistor (trans.) - Published 2017Published 2017-10-03



Mauro Larrea has become a self-made man in 1860s Mexico City by means of courage and brawny determination. Over decades, this native Spaniard ...Read Review

The Intelligencer

By Leslie Silbert - Published 2004



This is a contemporary thriller with associational historical elements. Though there are brief scenes told from Christopher Marlowe’s point of view in ...Read Review

Chasing Shakespeares

By Sarah Smith - Published 2003


Alternate HistoryMystery/Crime

“God is a librarian.” This enchanting thought appears in Chasing Shakespeares when something fortuitous or serendipitous occurs related to books and manuscripts. Joe ...Read Review

The Madam

By Julianna Baggott - Published 2003


Biographical FictionInspirational

Yes, The Madam does refer to the world’s oldest profession, and yes, Alma, the titular madam, does arrive at it in one ...Read Review

Seven Houses

By Alev Lytle Croutier - Published 2002



Alev Lytle Croutier draws on her girlhood in Turkey for this multi-generational mosaic of a saga stretching from before the First World War ...Read Review