Ellen Keith

The Day Before Happiness

By Erri De Luca - By Michael F. Moore (trans.) - Published 2011

Genres:

Literary

De Luca’s tale of an orphan boy in Naples after World War II is short but powerful. Our unnamed narrator tells of ...Read Review

City of Rocks: A Western Story

By Michael Zimmer - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureWestern

City of Rocks is built around a clever conceit: the interviews of Joseph Roper as part of the American Legends Collection, an offshoot ...Read Review

The Lost Book of Mala R.

By Rose MacDowell - Published 2011

Genres:

MacDowell’s novel tells the story of three California women in the present, each affected in different ways by the journal of a ...Read Review

Velva Jean Learns to Fly

By Jennifer Niven - Published 2011

Genres:

Adventure

Velva Jean Hart, heroine of Niven’s debut novel, Velva Jean Learns to Drive, makes a welcome return in this sequel. Velva Jean ...Read Review

Naughty in Nice

By Rhys Bowen - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Lady Georgiana Rannoch, 34th in line to British throne, returns in her fifth mystery. Eschewing the frigid temperatures of London, Scotland, and Transylvania ...Read Review

The Rose Garden

By Susanna Kearsley - Published 2011

Genres:

AdventureTime-slip

Canadian author Susanna Kearsley’s time-travel books have always enthralled me, and The Rose Garden is no exception. Its heroine, Eva Ward, has ...Read Review

A Bitter Truth

By Charles Todd - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

World War I nurse Bess Crawford returns in her third mystery. As in previous outings, Bess’s kind nature and sense of duty ...Read Review

Norah: The Making of an Irish-American Woman in 19th-Century New York

By Cynthia G. Neale - Published 2011

Genres:

Norah tells the story of Norah McCabe, an Irish immigrant living in Five Points, a notorious Manhattan slum in the mid-19th century. ...Read Review

Beyond the Bougainvillea

By Dolores Durando - Published 2011

Genres:

Adventure

Beyond the Bougainvillea is the first novel from ninety-year-old Durando. Basing it in part on her childhood in North Dakota in the 1920s, ...Read Review

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