Holly Faur


By Lara Elena Donnelly - Published 2017


Alternate History

In this alternate history which is reminiscent of the 1920s, the glamorous city of Amberlough is home to underground agent Cyril DePaul and ...Read Review

The Lost Girl of Astor Street

By Stephanie Morrill - Published 2017


Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

When Piper Sail’s best friend, Lydia, goes missing in 1920s Chicago, Piper refuses to leave the investigation entirely in the hands of ...Read Review

Miss Jane

By Brad Watson - Published 2016


This is the story of Miss Jane Chisolm, a girl born in rural Mississippi with a rare genital defect that hinders most traditional ...Read Review

The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem

By Anthony Berris (trans.) - By Sarit Yishai-Levi - Published 2016



Gabriela and her mother, the beautiful Luna, have never connected. Desperate to understand her mother and their family’s troubled history, Gabriela pieces ...Read Review

Between Here and Gone

By Barbara Ferrer - Published 2016


When Fidel Castro seized control of Cuba, the affluent Natalia San Martin fled to America with her family in the wake of personal ...Read Review

The Tsarina’s Legacy

By Jennifer Laam - Published 2016


Veronica Herrera, newly discovered lost daughter of the Romanovs and rightful heir to the throne, travels to Russia to accept the official, if ...Read Review

The High Flyer

By Elizabeth Darrell - Published 2016



Twelve years after World War I, Ben Norton arrives in England to confront his former friend and flying partner in the Royal Flying ...Read Review

Deep Waters

By Ann Cliff - Published 2015



As always with Robert Hale books, this is splendidly produced with a well-chosen typeface and a pleasure to (be)hold. Setting her novel ...Read Review

American Tumbleweeds

By Marta Elva - Published 2016


1960s El Paso, Texas: When Inez Ramirez’s father is arrested for smuggling marijuana across the Mexico-U.S. border, her family nearly shatters ...Read Review

The Toymaker’s Apprentice

By Sherri L. Smith - Published 2015


Children/Young AdultFantasy

After his father is kidnapped to build an army of toy soldiers for the ruthless mouse queen intent on mankind’s demise, Stefan ...Read Review