Jeanne Greene

The Wake of Forgiveness

By Bruce Machart - Published 2010

Genres:

LiteraryWestern

Bruce Machart’s powerful and moving story begins with a woman’s death in childbirth, a common-enough event in Texas in 1895, which will ...Read Review

The Winter Sea

By Susanna Kearsley - Published 2008Published 2010

Genres:

RomanceTime-slip

Historical subjects come to life for a modern novelist in Kearsley’s fascinating The Winter Sea. To explain how and why her 18th ...Read Review

Sloane Hall

By Libby Sternberg - Published 2010

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Sternberg’s dubious decision to set the plot of Jane Eyre in the US in the 1920s, with a gender switch, is hard ...Read Review

The Gendarme

By Mark T. Mustian - Published 2010Published 2011

Genres:

Literary

During World War I, Ahmet Kahn, a Turkish soldier, suffers an injury that destroys his memory of the past. He starts over in ...Read Review

Blackout

By Connie Willis - Published 2010

Genres:

Time-slip

To the staff of the Oxford time travel lab in 2060, visiting the past is as routine as taking the tube. Historians can go ...Read Review

Prisoners in the Palace

By Michaela MacColl - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

MacColl’s fictional romp through Kensington Palace takes place in the months before Victoria becomes Queen in 1837. When Liza Hastings, 17, a young woman ...Read Review

A Hopeful Heart

By Kim Vogel Sawyer - Published 2010

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

In 1888 New York, Tressa is a well-bred young woman without means. Her aunt and uncle have given her a home since her parents ...Read Review

Snow Hall

By Elizabeth Gill - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

In 1907 County Durham, Lorna Robson lives in poverty, selling hats. Then Aidan Hedley, handsome solicitor for the Carlyle family, delivers a letter addressed ...Read Review

A Curable Romantic

By Joseph Skibell - Published 2010

Genres:

FantasyLiterary

A Curable Romantic follows Dr. Jakob Sammelsohn, seeker, intellectual, lover, as he wanders Europe trailing the ghost of Jewish history. In 1895 Vienna, Jakob ...Read Review

Becoming Queen Victoria: The Tragic Death of Princess Charlotte and the Unexpected Rise of Britain’s Greatest Monarch

By Kate Williams - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is a fascinating and intimate picture of a girl becoming a queen, all because of a royal crisis before she was born. ...Read Review