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A Sign of Her Own

By Sarah Marsh - Published 2024


London, England, during the reign of Queen Victoria, and Alexander Graham Bell visits his former pupil, Ellen Lark. Ellen watches him talk as ...Read Review

Marion Lane and the Raven’s Revenge (A Marion Lane Mystery, 3)

By T. A. Willberg - Published 2023


Historical FantasyMystery/Crime

Willberg returns with a captivating third and final offering in the delightful, lightly steampunk Marion Lane series. It’s 1960 in London, and twenty-five-year-old ...Read Review

Women of the Post

By Joshunda Sanders - Published 2023


In 1944, young Black women are recruited to join the Women’s Army Corps, offering them a chance to serve their country in the ...Read Review

Code Name Sapphire

By Pam Jenoff - Published 2023



Code Name Sapphire is a riveting tale of family love and devotion in 1942 occupied Belgium. The novel’s basic focus is an intrepid ...Read Review

The Dutch Orphan

By Ellen Keith - Published 2023


This gripping World War II story is set mostly in Amsterdam. Singer Johanna Vos is horrified by the Nazi cruelties, and works with ...Read Review

The London Séance Society

By Sarah Penner - Published 2023



In 1873, the London Séance Society is a gentlemen’s-only club whose president’s murder during an All Hallows Eve soiree has been ...Read Review

The Stolen Book of Evelyn Aubrey

By Serena Burdick - Published 2022


If you could get back at someone who profoundly wronged you, even if it upends your life, would you do it? This is ...Read Review

Marion Lane and the Deadly Rose

By T. A. Willberg - Published 2022



London, 1959. In this the second of Willberg’s Marion Lane novels, she and her colleagues in Miss Brickett’s agency investigate the most ...Read Review

The Two Lives of Sara

By Catherine Adel West - Published 2022


Memphis, early 1960s. Sara King lives and works at a boarding house—a refuge for her wounded soul—owned by the indomitable Mama ...Read Review

The Unravelling (UK) / The Women of Pearl Island (US)

By Polly Crosby - Published 2022



This story, with episodes set in the 1920s, 1950s and 2018, is less a historical novel and more a beautifully rendered meditation on life ...Read Review