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The Grace Kelly Dress

By Brenda Janowitz - Published 2020


The Grace Kelly Dress tells the story of three women connected through the generations by a Grace Kelly-inspired wedding dress. In 1958 Paris, Rose ...Read Review

The Borgia Confessions

By Alyssa Palombo - Published 2020


Biographical Fiction

This is Alyssa Palombo’s fourth novel and, like her first two, this one takes place in Italy. Set during the Renaissance, it ...Read Review

All the Ways We Said Goodbye: A Novel of the Ritz Paris

By Beatriz Williams - By Karen White - By Lauren Willig - Published 2020


Williams, Willig, and White return with their third jointly written historical fiction book, All the Ways We Said Goodbye. Described as a novel ...Read Review

Lies in White Dresses: A Novel

By Sofia Grant - Published 2019


In 1952, best friends Francie Meeker and Violet Carothers flee San Francisco for Nevada and “the Reno cure.” In the 1950s, this method was ...Read Review

The Last Collection: A Novel of Elsa Schiaparelli and Coco Chanel

By Jeanne Mackin - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

In 1938 Paris, a city on the brink of war, Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli wage their own battle in the atelier and on ...Read Review

Singapore Sapphire (A Harriet Gordon Mystery)

By A. M. Stuart - Published 2019



Singapore Sapphire is the first in a promising new historical mystery series. In post-colonial Singapore in 1910, Harriet Gordon is a British woman escaping ...Read Review

The Woman in the White Kimono

By Ana Johns - Published 2019


In her first historical novel, Ana Johns explores the tragic fate of the relationships between American servicemen and Japanese women, and their children, ...Read Review

Lost Roses: A Novel

By Martha Hall Kelly - Published 2019


Lost Roses is the follow-up to Martha Hall Kelly’s runaway hit of 2016, Lilac Girls. Her newest book is a prequel to Lilac ...Read Review

The Guest Book: A Novel

By Sarah Blake - Published 2019



This is a multigenerational story of the wealthy Milton family in America, from the Great Depression through World War II to the beginning ...Read Review

When We Left Cuba

By Chanel Cleeton - Published 2019


Last year, Chanel Cleeton’s Next Year in Havana was one of Reese Witherspoon’s book club selections, and it introduced readers to ...Read Review