Bellevue Literary Press

Voices in the Dead House (The American Novels)

By Norman Lock - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

The ninth installment in Lock’s The American Novels series brings together literary giants Walt Whitman and Louisa May Alcott. It is 1863, and ...Read Review

City of Incurable Women

By Maud Casey - Published 2022

Genres:

Literary

Paris’s Salpêtrière Hospital began as a gunpowder factory; by the 1600s, it had been repurposed into a care/work facility ...Read Review

Tooth of the Covenant (The American Novels)

By Norman Lock - Published 2021

Genres:

Literary

Nathaniel Hawthorne had some less than hidden skeletons in the family closet – he was the great-great-grandson of John Hathorne, one of the foremost ...Read Review

Sergeant Salinger

By Jerome Charyn - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

This fictionalized account of J. D. Salinger’s WWII years and recovery (1942-47) opens in New York City. He lives with his parents ...Read Review

American Follies (The American Novels)

By Norman Lock - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

In 1883, stenographer Ellen Finch must lie about having an infant son to obtain an audience with Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. ...Read Review

Cesare: A Novel of War-Torn Berlin

By Jerome Charyn - Published 2020

Genres:

LiteraryMilitary

The Nazi regime may have had pillage, plunder, and genocide as its raisons d’etre, but Jerome Charyn’s Cesare reminds us that ...Read Review

Feast Day of the Cannibals (The American Novels)

By Norman Lock - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

This is the sixth in the author’s American Novels Series which, according to the author, “examines the formation of the American mind ...Read Review

The Welsh Fasting Girl

By Varley O’Connor - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

In 1869, American journalist Christine Thomas leaves her home in Brooklyn, NY, to travel to Wales, the homeland of the husband she lost in ...Read Review

The Wreckage of Eden

By Norman Lock - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Robert Winter presides over the wreckage of the Eden given to white European settlers as Manifest Destiny in the first part of the 19...Read Review

The Port-Wine Stain

By Norman Lock - Published 2016

Genres:

LiteraryThriller

Philadelphia, 1844. Young Edward Fenzil finds himself in the orbit of two fascinating men: Dr. Thomas Dent Mütter, accomplished surgeon, and Edgar Allan ...Read Review