Forge Books

The Last Crown (The Bold, 2)

By Elzbieta Cherezinska - By Maya Zakrzewska-Pim (trans.) - Published 2022



Covering the years between 997-1018, this Viking saga continues the story begun in The Widow Queen. Świętosława of the Duchy of ...Read Review

The Picture Bride

By An Seonjae (trans.) - By Lee Geum-yi - Published 2022


Korea, 1917. Willow is offered the opportunity of going to live in Hawaii as a “picture bride.” Her family is poor, living in a ...Read Review

Midnight on the Marne

By Sarah Adlakha - Published 2022


Alternate History

Few people, especially writers, can resist a “what if?” In this book, Adlakha asks the question: What if the Allies had lost the ...Read Review

Elmer Kelton’s The Unlikely Lawman (Hewey Calloway, 4)

By Steve Kelton - Published 2022



Hewey Calloway is a cowboy’s cowboy who rode with Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders. He’s never met a horse he ...Read Review

December ’41

By William Martin - Published 2022



In the sunny wonderland of Hollywood, a German assassin begins a thousand-mile-long journey to take out America before it can enter the war ...Read Review

A Thousand Steps

By T. Jefferson Parker - Published 2022



If you’re into the hippie scene, Laguna Beach, California, is the place to be in summer 1968. However, sixteen-year-old Matt Anthony has more ...Read Review

An Irish Country Yuletide (Irish Country Books, 16)

By Patrick Taylor - Published 2021


This lovely Christmas novella takes us back to the fictional village of Balleybucklebo in Northern Ireland, 1965. Doctor Fingal Flahertie O’Reilly is set ...Read Review

The Widow Queen (The Bold 1)

By Elzbieta Cherezinska - Published 2021


Set mainly in Poland, Denmark, and Sweden from about 984 to 997 AD, The Widow Queen is the story of Swietoslawa, daughter of Duke Mieszko ...Read Review

The Paradise Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery

By Bill Pronzini - Published 2021



It is 1898 in San Francisco, and John Quincannon is on the tail of two swindlers, Lonesome Jack Vereen and Nevada Ned Nagle, who ...Read Review

The Eagle and the Viper

By Loren D. Estleman - Published 2021


Alternate HistoryThriller

Napoleon Bonaparte is First Consul of France, but there is a plot afoot to kill him. Written by the brilliant, award-winning Loren D. ...Read Review