Miss Graham’s Cold War Cookbook

By Celia Rees - Published 2020


World War II might be over, but the aftermath has left countries decimated and countless people homeless and starving. When schoolteacher Edith Graham ...Read Review

Execution (Giordano Bruno Thriller)

By S. J. Parris - Published 2020



In early summer 1586, Mary Stuart of Scotland has been imprisoned for 20 years amid continued rumors that her Catholic supporters in England will find ...Read Review

The Last Protector (James Marwood & Cat Lovett, Book 4)

By Andrew Taylor - Published 2020


The Last Protector is the fourth book in a series featuring James Marwood, a clerk at the centre of government, and Cat Hakesby, ...Read Review

The Second Midnight

By Andrew Taylor - Published 2020



When a British intelligence officer is murdered by the Gestapo in 1939, an eccentric English businessman, Alfred Kendall, is recruited for a minor assignment ...Read Review

The Magnificent Monsters of Cedar Street

By Lauren Oliver - Published 2020


Children/Young AdultHistorical Fantasy

Monsters. Cordelia Clay knows all about them. From diggles to dragons to filches, monsters of all variety stay protected from the residents of ...Read Review

The Lady of the Ravens (Queens of the Tower, Book 1)

By Hickson - By Joanna - Published 2020


Biographical Fiction

Joan Vaux, a servant to Elizabeth of York, wife of King Henry VII, is the “lady of the ravens”. The novel follows the ...Read Review

Butterfly Yellow

By Thanhha Lai - Published 2019


Children/Young Adult

In Saigon, near the end of the Vietnam War, twelve-year-old Hằng went with her five-year-old brother, Linh, to missionaries who were taking ...Read Review

The Ghost Tree

By Barbara Erskine - Published 2019



When Ruth Dunbar inherits her father’s Edinburgh house, she discovers the journals of an eighteenth-century ancestor, Thomas, among her deceased mother’s ...Read Review

The Devil’s Due (A Sherlock Holmes Adventure)

By Bonnie Macbird - Published 2019



In this third in series entry, Dr. Watson leads us through a memoir of one of Holmes’ past cases. I am no H&...Read Review

The Postmistress

By Alison Stuart - Published 2019


It is 1871. Adelaide Greaves is the postmistress in the little gold-mining town of Maiden’s Creek. To her customers, she appears to be ...Read Review