Forge Books


By Rita Woods - Published 2020


Historical Fantasy

This unique debut effortlessly blends historical fiction and fantasy in a story about perseverance and loss, mostly set in pre-Civil War times. In 1857, ...Read Review

The Attempted Murder of Teddy Roosevelt

By Burt Solomon - Published 2019



On September 3, 1902, in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, President Teddy Roosevelt narrowly escapes death when his horse-drawn carriage is struck by an electric streetcar. Teddy’s ...Read Review

Tell Me No Lies: A Lady Dunbridge Novel

By Shelley Noble - Published 2019



In the second book in Shelley Noble’s Lady Dunbridge Mystery series, set in Gilded Age New York, the indomitable heroine Lady Philomena ...Read Review

An Irish Country Family: An Irish Country Novel (Irish Country Books)

By Patrick Taylor - Published 2019



In this enjoyable fourteenth installment of the Irish Country series, Patrick Taylor returns readers to the Northern Irish village of Ballybucklebo. This offering ...Read Review

The Peaceful Valley Crime Wave: A Western Mystery

By Bill Pronzini - Published 2019



In 1914, Peaceful Valley, Montana, is a calm, quiet town with little reason for Sheriff Monk to make many arrests. Then in October, a ...Read Review

Hudson’s Kill: A Justice Flanagan Thriller

By Paddy Hirsch - Published 2019



In 1803, a young black girl is found stabbed to death in New York City.  City Marshal Justice Flanagan is on the case. The ...Read Review

Star Path (People of Cahokia)

By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear - Published 2019



Heeding the warning from the Spirit Beast Piasa, Night Shadow Star realizes that her brother, Walking Smoke, knows she will be making the ...Read Review

Darkness at Chancellorsville: A Novel of Stonewall Jackson’s Triumph and Tragedy

By Ralph Peters - Published 2019



In the latest of his Civil War novels, Ralph Peters tells the story of the Battle of Chancellorsville through a broad array of ...Read Review

Irish Above All: A Novel

By Mary Pat Kelly - Published 2019Published 2019-02-05



The third in Kelly’s own family-based sagas (following Galway Bay and Of Irish Blood), Irish Above All lands 44-year-old photographer Nora Kelly ...Read Review

Hard Ride

By Elmer Kelton - Published 2018


RomanceShort StoriesWestern

Western fans as well as romance aficionados will like this collection of Kelton’s short stories from the 1950s. Many of them originally ...Read Review