Anne Clinard Barnhill

Autumn of the Black Snake: The Creation of the U.S. Army and the Invasion That Opened the West

By William Hogeland - Published 2017



Hogeland’s book is a finely researched entry about a war about which few Americans are aware—the war to eradicate the Native ...Read Review

Casanova’s Secret Wife

By Barbara Lynn-Davis - Published 2017



Barbara Lynn-Davis’ debut novel is a delicious delight, a feast for the senses. Setting her work in romantic Venice, and basing it on ...Read Review

The Other Alcott

By Elise Hooper - Published 2017


Biographical Fiction

In Elise Hooper’s debut novel, she takes on the daunting task of re-imagining a woman who was fictionalized in Louisa May Alcott’...Read Review

The Body in the Clouds

By Ashley Hay - Published 2017



In Ashley Hay’s debut novel, The Body in the Clouds (published in the US following The Railwayman’s Wife), she attempts to ...Read Review

Aphra Behn: A Secret Life

By Janet Todd - Published 2017



This revised and updated version of Janet Todd’s masterful biography of Aphra Behn shines a light on one of the most intriguing ...Read Review

Before We Were Yours

By Lisa Wingate - Published 2017


Before We Were Yours begins in 1939 on a Mississippi River shanty, the Arcadia. The Foss family—parents Queenie and Briny, and their five ...Read Review

The River of Kings

By Taylor Brown - Published 2017


Taylor Brown’s second novel tells the story of two brothers, Lawton and Hunter, who decide to travel down the iconic Altamaha River ...Read Review

A Clash of Spheres

By P. F. Chisholm - Published 2017



A Clash of Spheres, by P. F. Chisholm (aka Patricia Finney), is the latest in a series of mysteries featuring Sir Robert Carey ...Read Review

The Chosen Maiden

By Eva Stachniak - Published 2017


Biographical Fiction

In her fifth novel, Eva Stachniak tells the story of real-life dancers Bronia Nijinska and Vaslav Nijinsky, siblings who took the world of ...Read Review

The Principle

By Curtis Howard (trans.) - By Jerome Ferrari - Published 2017


Biographical FictionLiterary

In this delicate novel, award-winning French writer Jerome Ferrari has created a sparse, elegant story about German physicist Werner Heisenberg and the juxtaposition ...Read Review