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Heir to the Everlasting

By Janice Daugharty - Published 2011

Genres:

Saga

Daugharty’s Heir to the Everlasting celebrates strong Southern women and their bonds. A multigenerational tale, it begins at the start of the 20...Read Review

The Things We Cherished

By Pam Jenoff - Published 2011

Genres:

Saga

The Things We Cherished is a mesmerizing read in the vein of Geraldine Brooks’ People of the Book. Instead of an iconic haggadah, ...Read Review

All Different Kinds of Free

By Jessica McCann - Published 2011

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

“Bad things happen on Wednesdays” is what Margaret Morgan’s mother always said. Margaret, a free woman of color living in York, Pennsylvania, ...Read Review

Baker Street Irregular

By Jon Lellenberg - Published Arkham House

Genres:

Thriller

Woody Hazelbaker, a transplanted Kansan, is a lawyer in Depression-era New York City. He combines a love of the works of Arthur Conan ...Read Review

Being Polite to Hitler

By Robb Forman Dew - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Agnes Scofield, a widowed teacher, lives a comfortable, albeit frugal life in Washburn, Ohio in 1953. She reevaluates her life after a health scare ...Read Review

The Vaults

By Toby Ball - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

If The Vaults were a movie, it would be a film noir in black-and-white, with all the men wearing fedoras and the women ...Read Review

The Orchid Affair

By Lauren Willig - Published 2011

Genres:

RomanceThriller

I am a huge fan of Willig’s Pink Carnation series. Alternating between the past and present, the series’ conceit is present-day academic ...Read Review

A Lonely Death

By Charles Todd - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Todd’s first Inspector Ian Rutledge book was published in 1996 and set in 1919, following the Great War. The latest, A Lonely Death, is ...Read Review

Settlement

By Ann Birch - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

Settlement tells the story of Anne Jameson, an English writer who comes to Toronto in 1836 to reunite with her estranged husband, the Attorney ...Read Review

Wishing for Tomorrow

By Hilary McKay - Published 2009Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This sequel to Frances Hodgson Burnett’s A Little Princess tells readers what happened to Sara Crewe’s friends at Miss Minchin’s ...Read Review