Clarissa Harwood

Abigale Hall

By Lauren A. Forry - Published 2016Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Orphaned teenage girls Eliza and Rebecca live with their Aunt Bess in post-WWII London, but she sends them to work for sinister housekeeper ...Read Review

Guilty Thing: A Life of Thomas de Quincey

By Frances Wilson - Published 2016

Genres:

Nonfiction

Thomas De Quincey is most famous for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and for his friendship with the Romantic poets, especially William ...Read Review

Cocaine Blues

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Bored with London society life in the 1920s, Phryne Fisher returns to her native Australia and finds her calling as a lady detective. ...Read Review

The Silver Suitcase

By Terrie Todd - Published 2016

Genres:

This dual-period novel set in Manitoba, Canada, focuses on two women. The novel begins in 1939 with Cornelia, a 17-year-old farm girl who has ...Read Review

The Memory of Us

By Camille Di Maio - Published 2016

Genres:

England, 1961. The suicide attempt of a lonely midwife is interrupted by a boy whose mother has gone into premature labor. When the midwife ...Read Review

Everland

By Rebecca Hunt - Published 2015

Genres:

AdventureLiterary

This is an absorbing dual-time-period adventure novel. In 2013, a three-member crew sets out for Everland, an Antarctic island, retracing the steps of another ...Read Review

Beauty, Beast and Belladonna

By Maia Chance - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Before variety hall actress Ophelia Flax has the chance to break off her hasty engagement to the hirsute Comte de Griffe, one of ...Read Review

Until the Dawn

By Elizabeth Camden - Published 2015

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

1898. High on a cliff overlooking the Hudson River Valley, the abandoned Vandermark mansion hides family secrets. When Quentin Vandermark unexpectedly returns, he is ...Read Review

Not By Sight

By Kate Breslin - Published 2015

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

I was intrigued by the opening scene of Not by Sight: wealthy suffragette Grace Mabry infiltrates a masquerade ball in 1917 to hand a ...Read Review

One Man’s Flag

By David Downing - Published 2015

Genres:

Thriller

I loved the premise of this novel as well as the unusual, volatile settings of India and Ireland during WWI. Both countries were ...Read Review