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The Secret Stealers

By Jane Healey - Published 2021


Recently widowed Anna Cavanaugh takes a job with the OSS in Washington, DC, becoming assistant to General William Donovan, Roosevelt’s right-hand man. ...Read Review

A Splendid Ruin

By Megan Chance - Published 2020


Set shortly before the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, this highly recommended and immersive novel reminds us to be careful what we wish for. Arriving ...Read Review

You Let Me Go

By Eliza Graham - Published 2021


The title of this combination of historical fiction and modern mystery reflects the confusion of Morie, the protagonist, who is angry because her ...Read Review

The Venice Sketchbook

By Rhys Bowen - Published 2021


Bowen’s vivid storytelling style holds readers enrapt. Caroline inherits her beloved great-aunt Juliet’s sketchbook, three keys, and hears her final whisper, “...Read Review

The River (The Valley Trilogy)

By Helen Bryan - Published 2021



The River is the third book in The Valley Trilogy, a generational saga which began in 1751 with The Valley. The second book, The ...Read Review

The Longest Echo

By Eoin Dempsey - Published 2021


The Longest Echo is a story based on the actual Monte Sole massacre when Nazi soldiers killed hundreds of Italian civilians in retaliation ...Read Review

Under a Gilded Moon

By Joy Jordan-Lake - Published 2020


In New York in 1895, Kerry boards a train back to her home in the Blue Ridge Mountains. When she arrives, she sees the ...Read Review

From These Broken Streets

By Roland Merullo - Published 2020


Naples, Italy, 1943: the Nazis have devastated the city but now plan to bomb the coastline so neither Allies nor supplies can enter and ...Read Review

The Last Correspondent

By Soraya M. Lane - Published 2020


As World War II rages in 1943, aspiring journalist Ella Franks writes news stories in Illinois under a male pseudonym; Danni Bradford parachutes into ...Read Review

The Skylark’s Secret

By Fiona Valpy - Published 2020


In the late 1970s, Lexie Gordon returns home with her daughter, Daisy, to Aultbea, a small fishing village on Loch Ewe in the ...Read Review