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By Peter Geye -
Though third in a series about the Eide family by Minnesota native Peter Geye, Northernmost is a standalone literary yet action-packed novel that ...Read Review
By Susie Orman Schnall -
We Came Here to Shine is a delightful novel of friendship, ambition, and resilience. Vivi Holden came to Hollywood with big aspirations, and ...Read Review
By Kristin Harmel -
The author of The Winemaker’s Wife has penned another phenomenal story set in France during World War II. The Book of Lost ...Read Review
By Mary Ellen Taylor -
Honeysuckle Season is an intriguing novel of secrets, loss and family. A wedding photography assignment turns out to be life-changing for a woman ...Read Review
By Jotham Burrello -
Fall River, Massachusetts is the setting for this novel that is as much about the town as it is about its people. The ...Read Review
By Lynn Austin -
If I Were You is a story of friendship, betrayal, class, and the desperate measures people take to survive in wartime. The story ...Read Review
By Julia Drosten -
This novel is a mesmerizing story of an orphaned little girl growing up in Vienna in the years before World War I. It ...Read Review
By Rita Woods -
This unique debut effortlessly blends historical fiction and fantasy in a story about perseverance and loss, mostly set in pre-Civil War times. In 1857, ...Read Review
By Pamela Binnings Ewen -
Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel will always be known as an iconic symbol of couture and high-end perfume. In The Queen of Paris, the reader ...Read Review
By John DeSimone -
In the late 1960s, a young man fights to save his family’s legacy amidst an unsettling time for migrant workers. Jack Duncan ...Read Review
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