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Only Gossip Prospers: A Novel of Louisa May Alcott in New York

By Lorraine Tosiello - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

Following the success of her novel Little Women, Louisa May Alcott took an extended trip to New York City. Only Gossip Prospers presents ...Read Review

A Different Kind of Fire

By Suanne Schafer - Published 2018


Schafer’s debut takes an original look into past dimensions of women’s lives that for years many have wished to deny. In ...Read Review

The Whistle Stop Canteen

By Barb Warner Deane - Published 2019


Barb Warner Deane’s The Whistle Stop Canteen takes place in North Platte, Nebraska, where a real canteen served service members traveling by ...Read Review

The Last List of Miss Judith Kratt

By Andrea Bobotis - Published 2019



Initially, Judith Kratt is not the most likable character, and from the first page, the readers know that she is hiding something. This ...Read Review

All Manner of Things

By Susie Finkbeiner - Published 2019


Annie Jacobson’s father, Frank, a Korean War veteran, couldn’t adapt to reassuming his role as father and husband upon his return. ...Read Review

The Last Year of the War

By Susan Meissner - Published 2019


A metaphorical thief. The war. Lost friendship. And Davenport, Iowa, my hometown. The Last Year of the War grabbed me from the first ...Read Review

Miss Royal’s Mules (Nickel Hill)

By Irene Bennett Brown - Published 2018



Book one in Ms. Brown’s Nickel Hill Series sets the stage for an exciting and interesting series set in Kansas in the ...Read Review