Not Our Kind

By Kitty Zeldis - Published 2018


A fun, absorbing read, Kitty Zeldis’ Not Our Kind takes place in post-WWII New York City. Two women of opposite social and religious ...Read Review

What Should Be Wild

By Julia Fine - Published 2018



What Should Be Wild intertwines stories of several women, spanning millennia, all part of the Blakeley family—women connected by tragic lives in ...Read Review

The Home for Unwanted Girls

By Joanna Goodman - Published 2018


It’s post-WWII, and in Québec there are two opposing factions: French Canadians and British Canadians. Rarely do the communities mix; however, ...Read Review

Another Side of Paradise

By Sally Koslow - Published 2018


Biographical Fiction

The four-year romance between the married F. Scott Fitzgerald and divorced Hollywood gossip columnist Sheilah Graham has been chronicled in books and movies ...Read Review

The Tattooist of Auschwitz

By Heather Morris - Published 2018


The Holocaust will surely be an endless source of inspiration for creative artists of all disciplines. We take for granted the poignancy of ...Read Review

The Magnificent Esme Wells

By Adrienne Sharp - Published 2018



In her novel told in alternating parts set in Los Angeles (1939-41) and Las Vegas (1945-53), Sharp portrays the dark underpinnings of Hollywood’...Read Review

To Die But Once

By Jacqueline Winspear - Published 2018



Although WW2 has broken out, in London it is the lull before the storm when everyone is prepared for attack but nothing much ...Read Review

The Wife’s Tale: A Personal History

By Aida Edemariam - Published 2018



As Yetemegn lay dying, she was anxious to leave and yet worried that she had not fasted and prayed enough. Aida Edemariam tells ...Read Review

The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock

By Imogen Hermes Gowar - Published 2018


Too many times I have read a book, very often by a first-time published writer, that has been stratospherically praised by the media, ...Read Review

Only Killers and Thieves

By Paul Howarth - Published 2018



Two Australian teenagers, Billy and Tommy McBride, return to their parents’ cattle ranch one afternoon in 1885 to find their mother and father murdered ...Read Review