Putnam

Dragon’s Lair

By Sharon Kay Penman - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It is 1193. Richard, King of England, is being held prisoner by the Holy Roman Emperor, leaving his mother, Eleanor of Aquitaine, to come ...Read Review

The Pilots

By James Spencer - Published 2003

Genres:

MilitaryShort Stories

Originally written as a sequence of short stories, this novel follows the WWII Pacific theatre service of Steve Larkin, a P-38 Lightning pilot, ...Read Review

An Experiment in Treason

By Bruce Alexander - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This ninth novel in Bruce Alexander’s critically acclaimed series featuring Sir John Fielding, a blind-eighteenth-century London judge, and his young assistant deserves ...Read Review

Time and Chance

By Sharon Kay Penman - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical FictionSaga

A new Penman novel is always cause for celebration. To many, her story will be familiar, but Penman has the gift of presenting ...Read Review

Gunman’s Rhapsody

By Robert B. Parker - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Best known for his Spenser detective series, Robert Parker changes his focus from a private eye in contemporary Boston to a late 19th ...Read Review

Sister Noon

By Karen Joy Fowler - Published 2001

Genres:

Literary

In Gilded Age San Francisco, Lizzie Hayes is a volunteer for the Ladies’ Relief and Protection Society. A plain spinster of forty, she’...Read Review

The Bonesetter’s Daughter

By Amy Tan - Published 2001

Genres:

LiterarySaga

No writer navigates the emotional terrain of family relationships – particularly mother-daughter relationships – better than Amy Tan. She writes of mature relationships laden with ...Read Review

A Gathering Of Spies

By John Altman - Published 2000

Genres:

Thriller

In 1933, Katarina Heinrich murders a co-worker and assumes her identity and her job as a professor’s housekeeper. By the time her employer ...Read Review

Louisa

By Simone Zelitch - Published 2000

Genres:

Saga

At the end of WWII, Nora Graz, a refugee in the newly formed State of Israel, reflects on her life in Budapest before ...Read Review