Fourth Estate

A Woman of Seville

By Sallie Muirden - Published 2009

Genres:

Literary

At noon each day, Paula Sanchez, a courtesan in the city of Seville, enters the Mercedarian convent along with the handsome Father Rastro, ...Read Review

In a Dark Wood

By Marcel Möring - By Shaun Whiteside (trans.) - Published 2009Published 2010

Genres:

Literary

“The heart of the heart. The midst of the battle. Midway through our lives, when we find ourselves in a dark wood. In ...Read Review

The Many Deaths of the Firefly Brothers

By Thomas Mullen - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

The 1930s changed the lives of millions of Americans. Dreams and hope disappeared for the majority of the laid-off, financially ruined and starving ...Read Review

The Naqib’s Daughter

By Samia Serageldin - Published 2009

Genres:

AdventureRomance

  As in her previous, acclaimed novel, The Cairo House, the setting is Cairo, but now it is the late 18th century. Napoleon ...Read Review

The Last Cavalier

By Alexandre Dumas - Published 2007Published 2008

Genres:

Adventure

During his lifetime, Alexandre Dumas planned to write a series of novels that would include all of French history from the Renaissance to ...Read Review

Stormy Weather

By Paulette Jiles - Published 2007

Genres:

RomanceWestern

This is the second novel by Paulette Jiles, a poet and memoirist. Her first novel, Enemy Women, which won a Canadian fiction award, ...Read Review

The Flight

By Bryan Malessa - Published 2007

Genres:

Literary

This is a powerful story of a rarely told episode of World War II. Early in 1945, Ida and her younger son, daughter and ...Read Review

Inés of My Soul

By Isabel Allende - By Margaret Sayers Peden - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Doña Inés Suárez tells the epic story of her life and the conquest of Chile in this fictional biography. Iné...Read Review

The Birth House

By Ami McKay - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

  This novel, already and deservedly a best-seller in Canada, tells the story of Dora Rare and her struggles to maintain a holistic, ...Read Review

Judge Sewall’s Apology

By Richard Francis - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

This work focuses on Samuel Sewall, a judge at the Salem witch trials who was so remorseful after the resulting executions that he ...Read Review