Ann Chamberlin

The Wreckage of Eden

By Norman Lock - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Robert Winter presides over the wreckage of the Eden given to white European settlers as Manifest Destiny in the first part of the 19...Read Review

The Grave’s a Fine and Private Place

By Alan Bradley - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the latest installment in the very popular history mystery series starring adolescent sleuth, pre-teen and chemistry whiz Flavia de Luce, set ...Read Review

The Designer

By Marius Gabriel - Published 2017

Genres:

Shortly after the liberation of Paris in 1944, while war still rages, Copper Reilly arrives in Paris with her husband of eighteen months, a ...Read Review

Back Up

By Louise Rogers Lalaurie (trans.) - By Paul Colize - Published 2018

Genres:

LiteraryThriller

One by one, in one short week in March 1967, the four members of a British rock band based in Berlin die violent but ...Read Review

The Burning Time: Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant Martyrs of London

By Virginia Rounding - Published 2017

Genres:

Nonfiction

As the subtitle suggests, this is the saga of the executions of dissidents from the birth of the future Mary I in 1516 until ...Read Review

Stone Circle

By Kate Murdoch - Published 2016

Genres:

Fantasy

In 16th-century Pesaro on the Adriatic coast, Antonius, a young man of common background, is born with an ability to read minds. This ...Read Review

Alabaster

By Chris Aslan - Published 2016

Genres:

Inspirational

Alabaster is the retelling of the biblical story of Mariam (Mary), sister to Marta (Martha) and Eleazar (Lazarus). She is the woman who ...Read Review

The Patriots

By Sana Krasikov - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

Florence Fein leaves Brooklyn during the Depression for promises of love and a future in accord with her communist idealism in the Soviet ...Read Review

Drakon

By A. M. Tuomala - Published 2016

Genres:

Fantasy

Chekov with dragons. Mildly steampunkish Dostoevsky. Yes, there will be Russian names, but they are cleverly handled so there is no confusion. In 1881, ...Read Review

Two She-Bears

By Meir Shalev - By Stuart Schoffman (trans.) - Published 2016

Genres:

Literary

In 1930, before the founding of the state of Israel, Ze’ev Tavori settles in a new cooperative agricultural moshav. His parents send him ...Read Review