Elicia Parkinson

We Shall Not All Sleep

By Estep Nagy - Published 2017

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Off the coast of the main in Estep Nagy’s debut novel lies Seven Island. The Hillsinger and the Quick families have each ...Read Review

The Mercy Seat

By Elizabeth H. Winthrop - Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

Louisiana, 1943. An 18-year-old African American man sits alone in his cell awaiting his execution. His crime is the alleged rape of a white ...Read Review

Gods of Howl Mountain

By Taylor Brown - Published 2018

Genres:

Literary

The Korean War was unforgiving, particularly for the United States, whose forces were exceptionally unequipped, unprepared, and inadequately trained. Rory Docherty returns to ...Read Review

The Cedar

By Carmen Butler - Published 2016Published c1965

Genres:

Saga

It’s the early 19th century, and Elisabeth has lost everything in Charleston, South Carolina. With her companions—the carriage driver, her servant, ...Read Review

Holmes Entangled

By Gordon McAlpine - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This slim, inventive novel begins in the early 1940s in Buenos Aires, though it is only a frame to the body of the ...Read Review

The Seed Woman

By Edwin Miles (trans.) - By Petra Durst-Benning - Published 2017

Genres:

Saga

The first book in Petra Durst-Benning’s Seed Traders’ Saga was published in Germany in 2005, though has not been translated to English until ...Read Review

The Man Upon the Stair

By Gary Inbinder - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The third installment of Gary Inbinder’s Inspector Lefebvre series begins in Paris in 1890 with the execution the anarchist and terrorist, Moreau. Recently ...Read Review

Beyond the Rice Fields

By Allison M. Charette (trans.) - By Naivo - Published 2017

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Literary

This powerful novel follows the lives of Fara and Tsito, her father’s slave, from their childhood through their adult lives, the alternating ...Read Review

The Asylum of Dr. Caligari

By James Morrow - Published 2017

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It’s the beginning of the Great War, the year 1914, and American painter Francis Wyndham has just arrived at a European mental hospital, ...Read Review

The Orphan of Florence

By Jeanne Kalogridis - Published 2017

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It is November 1478, only seven months after the Pazzi conspiracy which took the life of Lorenzo de’ Medici’s brother, Giuliano, in a ...Read Review