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Sky Girls: The True Story of the First Women’s Cross-Country Air Race

By Gene Nora Jessen - Published 2018

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Nonfiction

In 1929, nineteen pilots ventured into the open sky to compete in the first female cross-country air race. This competition captured the attention and ...Read Review

Sold on a Monday

By Kristina McMorris - Published 2018

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The scope of this intimate story is quite modest. Two young writers who want to make their careers as journalists in Philadelphia, 1931, struggle ...Read Review

Bellewether

By Susanna Kearsley - Published 2018

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Charlotte (“Charley”) Van Hoek takes up residence in her late brother’s home on Long Island and begins a position as curator of ...Read Review

Homicide for the Holidays

By Cheryl Honigford - Published 2017

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Mystery/Crime

Near Christmas 1938, Vivian Witchell discovers a long-missing key to her deceased father’s desk. She finds money and a seven-year-old warning—not to ...Read Review

A Promise of Ruin

By Cuyler Overholt - Published 2017

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Mystery/Crime

Young Italian Teresa Casoria is one of hundreds of immigrants arriving daily in New York City early in the 20th century. She is ...Read Review

The Hidden Thread

By Liz Trenow - Published 2017

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This quiet novel centers on a gentle romance set against the backdrop of the silk industry in 1760s London. Inspired by the unknown ...Read Review

Girl in Disguise

By Greer Macallister - Published 2017

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Biographical FictionMystery/Crime

Kate Warne was born in New York State in 1833. By the time she was 23, she was a widow ready to challenge convention by ...Read Review

Murder Between the Lines: A Kitty Weeks Mystery

By Radha Vatsal - Published 2017

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Mystery/Crime

This second volume in the Kitty Weeks mystery series sees part-time reporter Kitty interviewing students at an exclusive girl’s boarding school. Kitty ...Read Review

The Hidden Thread

By Liz Trenow - Published 2017

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Anna Butterfield leaves her father’s Suffolk parsonage for the home of her uncle, a wealthy mercer in Spitalfields, the centre of the 18...Read Review

The Empress of Bright Moon

By Weina Dai Randel - Published 2016

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Biographical Fiction

The Empress of Bright Moon, Weina Dai Randel’s second novel of Mei, the woman who became Empress Consort Wu, the only female ...Read Review