Little Brown

Forever

By Pete Hamill - Published 2003

Genres:

EpicFantasyLiterary

Sharpen your suspension of disbelief skills before beginning this book. It blends historical fact with magic realism. Cormac O’Connor is a young ...Read Review

In the Hand of Dante

By Nick Tosches - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This novel defies labels or even description. Nick Tosches is a streetwise tough guy and a self-taught medievalist. Nick Tosches is the author ...Read Review

The Tapestries

By Kien Nguyen - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The Tapestries is a novelization of the life of the author’s grandfather, a gifted embroiderer who served in the court of the ...Read Review

Fearless Jones

By Walter Mosley - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Pairing the main character with a more violent sidekick is a classic format for mysteries. Mosley uses it with a twist. Although Fearless ...Read Review

These Granite Islands

By Sarah Stonich - Published 2000

Genres:

Literary

It’s 1999 and Isobel Howard is 99 years old. She knows she is dying, and she is taking one last look back at the ...Read Review

The Chivalry of Crime

By Desmond Barry - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Jesse James is one of those characters from the American frontier past whose terrifying charisma exerts as powerful a hold on contemporary readers ...Read Review

The Fig Eater

By Jody Shields - Published 2000

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Fig Eater is set in 1910 Vienna. The protagonist is a police officer who very much adheres to modern scientific methods in his ...Read Review