The Wolf King

By Alice Borchardt - Published 2001



Although some readers may want to read Ms. Borchardt’s two previous novels, The Silver Wolf and Night of the Wolf, The Wolf ...Read Review

A Citizen of the Country

By Sarah Smith - Published 2000



Fantasize about reading a novel in Paris, Boston, but mostly in and around the city of Arras, in northern France, a region commonly ...Read Review

A Memory Of Love

By Bertrice Small - Published 2000



Born out of wedlock, Rhonwyn is raised as a boy by her Welsh father’s warriors. Not until her impending marriage to an ...Read Review

The Black Rose

By Tananarive Due - Published 2000


Biographical Fiction

Born to emancipated slaves in 1867, Sarah Breedlove (later known as Madam C. J. Walker) struggled through poverty, racism and sexism to become America’...Read Review

That Fateful Lightning

By Richard Parry - Published 2000


Biographical Fiction

A dying and destitute Ulysses S. Grant must write his memoirs to bring financial security to his wife and family. Mark Twain will ...Read Review

Gone for Soldiers

By Jeff Shaara - Published 2000


Biographical FictionMilitary

Gone for Soldiers does not echo Peter, Paul and Mary’s pacifism in the song which provides the title. Rather, it portrays General ...Read Review

Sign-Talker: The Adventure of George Drouillard on the Lewis and Clark Expedition

By James Alexander Thom - Published 2000


Biographical FictionWestern

While the story of the exploration and settling of the American West by white Americans in the face of stubborn resistance by red ...Read Review

Breath and Shadows

By Ella Leffland - Published 2000



Three generations of the Rosteds, a Danish family, come to life in sparkling snapshots in Breath and Shadows. We read, in alternating segments, ...Read Review