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The Cove

By Ron Rash - Published 2012


Ron Rash’s new novel has all the elements I particularly enjoy in fiction: the story is set in the North Carolina mountains ...Read Review

Sup with the Devil

By Barbara Hamilton - Published 2011



Barbara Hamilton’s third book in the Abigail Adams Mystery series is set on the cusp of the American Revolution, and her husband, ...Read Review

The Crown

By Nancy Bilyeau - Published 2012



Nancy Bilyeau’s debut novel begins in London in 1537, where the narrator, Joanna Stafford, a novice nun, breaks the sacred rule of enclosure ...Read Review

Ghost on Black Mountain

By Ann Hite - Published 2011


Historical FantasyMystery/Crime

Ann Hite’s debut novel, Ghost on Black Mountain, is a winner. Set in the Appalachian Mountains during the Great Depression, Hite tells ...Read Review

Guinevere, the Legend in Autumn: Book Three of the Guinevere Trilogy

By Persia Woolley - Published 2011


Persia Woolley’s final book of the Guinevere Trilogy, The Legend in Autumn, first appeared in 1993 and is being reprinted. Not having read ...Read Review

An Affair with Mr. Kennedy

By Jillian Stone - Published 2012



In her debut historical romance, Jillian Stone takes us to Victorian England and Scotland Yard. Cassandra St. Cloud, a young widow, rents a ...Read Review

To Die For

By Sandra Byrd - Published 2011


Biographical Fiction

Sandra Byrd explores the familiar story of the rise and fall of Anne Boleyn, infamous second wife of Henry VIII, in her new ...Read Review

The Silent Woman

By Susan Dodd - Published 2001


Biographical Fiction

In the summer of 1914, the love affair between Austrian artist Oskar Kokoschka and Alma Mahler, the widow of composer Gustav Mahler, is unraveling. ...Read Review