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Come Juneteenth

By Ann Rinaldi - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Juneteenth is an official holiday in a number of U.S. states, commemorating the June 19, 1865, announcement in Texas that slavery had been abolished. ...Read Review

Redemption

By Frederick Turner - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Rarely has New Orleans appeared as dark and dangerous as it does in Turner’s “Big Easy” of 1913. Francis Muldoon, nicknamed “Fast Mail” ...Read Review

Ambitious Brew: The Story of American Beer

By Maureen Ogle - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is the story of the rollicking world of the great American breweries and those that created them, from poor German immigrants to ...Read Review

The Third Heaven Conspiracy

By Giulio Leoni (trans. Anne Milano Appel) - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Florence, 1300. The city teeters on the edge of the Renaissance, and is trying to reinvent itself as a place of learning and high ...Read Review

An Unlikely Friendship

By Ann Rinaldi - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Mary Todd suffers through the loss of her beloved mother and endures the outsider status in her father’s new family, but is ...Read Review

The Mislaid Magician

By Patricia Wrede and Caroline Stevermer - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

It has been ten years since Kate and Cecy married Thomas and James in The Grand Tour. With budding families, the four friends ...Read Review

The Women Of The House: How a Colonial She-Merchant Built a Mansion, a Fortune and a Dynasty

By Jean Zimmerman - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

In 1695, twenty-two-year-old Margaret Hardenbroeck arrived in the colony of New Amsterdam. Margaret wasn’t anyone’s dependent, but a factor, a representative of ...Read Review

The Whistling Season

By Ivan Doig - Published 2006

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When Paul’s widower father decides to answer an advertisement in the Westwater Gazette (“Can’t cook but doesn’t bite: Housekeeping position ...Read Review

The Women Of The House

By Jean Zimmerman - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

In 1695, twenty-two-year-old Margaret Hardenbroeck arrived in the colony of New Amsterdam. Margaret wasn’t anyone’s dependent, but a factor, a representative of ...Read Review

Much Ado About Grubstake

By Jean Ferris - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In the 19th century, penny dreadfuls were sensational tales of crime, adventure, or horror. These inexpensive texts, printed on cheap paper, were a ...Read Review

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