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Madam: A Novel of New Orleans follows the true story of Mary Deubler, a back- alley whore born into the licentious world of ...Read Review
By Ellen Marie Wiseman -
What She Left Behind chronicles the lives of two young women living approximately 60 years apart. Izzy Stone has been in and out of ...Read Review
By Jennifer Laam -
Laam’s book is a compelling speculative novel revolving around the doomed Romanov family. One of the more popular “wishful thinking” subjects of ...Read Review
By Fiona Buckley -
A Traitor’s Tears is the twelfth installment in Fiona Buckley’s Ursula Blanchard mystery series. Ursula has been everywhere and seen pretty ...Read Review
By Jennifer Robson -
Lady Elizabeth “Lilly” Neville-Ashford, the daughter of the Earl and Countess of Cumberland, is thoroughly stifled by her place in the hierarchy of ...Read Review
By Allison Pataki -
Beautiful. Tempestuous. Cunning. Peggy Shippen is all these things. As the reigning belle of Philadelphia society during the British occupation of 1778, she is ...Read Review
By Megan Marshall -
Towering feminist, gifted writer, social crusader, and luminary of the Transcendentalists, Margaret Fuller was not the typical 19th-century woman. Rigorously schooled at home ...Read Review
By Jayne Anne Philips -
The real-life murders perpetrated in the small West Virginian town of Quiet Dell are lovingly coaxed to life by Jayne Anne Phillips. The ...Read Review
By Laura Andersen -
The Boleyn Deceit is second in a proposed alternative history trilogy based on the idea that Anne Boleyn’s son was not stillborn. ...Read Review
By Kate Manning -
Scrappy Axie Muldoon is a child of the gritty New York streets. Begging is a way of life for her and her two ...Read Review
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