Houghton Mifflin

The Woman Who Knew Gandhi

By Keith Heller - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Exploring whether love between a man and a woman can exist outside of physical intimacy, this novel imagines a lifelong relationship between a ...Read Review

Testament

By Nino Ricci - Published 2003

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“Thus it was that everyone who heard him or laid eyes on him formed an image of him, and believed him a holy ...Read Review

The True Account: A Novel of the Lewis & Clark & Kinneson Expeditions

By Howard Frank Mosher - Published 2003

Genres:

Adventure

Private True Teague Kinneson, knocked on the head during the battle of Ticonderoga while drinking a rum flip, has since developed what his ...Read Review

River Thieves

By Michael Crummey - Published 2002

Genres:

Literary

River Thieves is a tale of early 19th century Newfoundland, when the native Beothuk still roamed in small groups. The English settlers, some ...Read Review

Versailles

By Kathryn Davis - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Kathryn Davis makes use of a clever narrative device in this, her fifth novel: she allows Marie Antoinette’s soul to speak. This ...Read Review

Audubon’s Watch

By John Gregory Brown - Published 2001

Genres:

Literary

The novel begins with John James Audubon addressing his daughters with textural detail that draws us into the scene by our senses. He ...Read Review

Red Poppies

By Alai - Published 2002

Genres:

Saga

The novel is set in Tibet’s borderlands, where nomadic settlers received chieftain status and ruling power from Chinese emperors during the Ming ...Read Review

Wild Life

By Molly Gloss - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

Wild Life charts the life of Charlotte Bridger Drummond, a rather freethinking woman. The action takes place in the Pacific Northwest logging towns ...Read Review

The Caprices

By Sabina Murray - Published 2002

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

The nine stories here are bound together geographically by events occurring in a rough triangle between Australia, the Philippines and the Marianas Islands ...Read Review

La Tour Dreams of the Wolf Girl

By David Huddle - Published 2002

Genres:

Literary

Suzanne Nelson is an art historian at a small university in Vermont. She is an emotionally detached woman who is hard to like; ...Read Review