Grand Central


By Leila Meacham - Published 2016



Texas, 1880. In a dramatic prologue, which sets the stage for Meacham’s third family epic (after Somerset, 2014), a young mother gives away one ...Read Review

Sweetest Scoundrel

By Elizabeth Hoyt - Published 2015



Prim and proper Eve Dinwoody doesn’t let her fears stand in the way of her role as her half-brother’s business agent. ...Read Review

Twice in a Lifetime

By Dorothy Garlock - Published 2015


Dorothy Garlock lives up to her reputation as being one of the best writers of Americana with Twice in a Lifetime. Clara Sinclair ...Read Review

Twain and Stanley Enter Paradise

By Oscar Hijuelos - Published 2015



In an interesting life-imitates-art twist, the widow of famed author Oscar Hijuelos was the force behind the posthumous publication of this, his final ...Read Review

Saint Mazie

By Jami Attenberg - Published 2015


Mazie Phillips is a neighborhood fixture in 1920s New York City. She’s the ticket taker at The Venice movie theater, she’s ...Read Review

Darling Beast

By Elizabeth Hoyt - Published 2014



Set in London in 1741, this story pushes the limits of believability yet never ceases to entertain. Lily Stump, a beautiful actress with a ...Read Review

Take Me Home

By Dorothy Garlock - Published 2014


It’s April 1945, and Olivia Marsten, daughter of the town sheriff in small-town Wisconsin, sees her best friend Billy pacing outside a shop ...Read Review

Ice Cold: Tales of Intrigue from the Cold War

By Jeffery Deaver - By Raymond Benson - Published 2014


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The events of the Cold War colored my childhood, and when my mother wasn’t reading historical novels, she was reading mysteries. She ...Read Review

The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street

By Susan Jane Gilman - Published 2014


Lillian Dunkle, celebrated matriarch of the ice cream business, recounts her life from penniless immigrant to food tycoon. Because it is written as ...Read Review

Murder on the Home Front

By Molly Lefebure - Published 2013Published 2014



First published in 1955 as Evidence for the Crown, Murder on the Home Front is the World War II memoir of Molly Lefebure, a ...Read Review