Lisa Ann Verge

Missy

By Chris Hannan - Published 2008

Genres:

Western

In Missy, a tale of the adventures of an opium-addicted “flash-girl,” Chris Hannan brings to life the madness of a Nevada boomtown in ...Read Review

The Gargoyle

By Andrew Davidson - Published 2008 (UK)Published 2008 (US)

Genres:

Literary

If the first scene of this debut novel doesn’t grab you by the throat, then no opening scene ever will. In The ...Read Review

Valfierno

By Jasper Reid (trans.) - By Martín Caparrós - Published 2008

Genres:

Literary

In 1911, the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre in Paris. Two years later, an Italian carpenter tried to sell it in Florence, ...Read Review

Gentlemen of the Road

By Michael Chabon - Published 2007

Genres:

AdventureLiterary

Pulitzer Prize-winning Michael Chabon has “gone in search of a little adventure” in this impressive genre-twisting tale set along the Silk Road of ...Read Review

The Last Cavalier

By Alexandre Dumas - Published 2007Published 2008

Genres:

Adventure

During his lifetime, Alexandre Dumas planned to write a series of novels that would include all of French history from the Renaissance to ...Read Review

The Lost Fleet: A Yankee Whaler’s Struggle Against the Confederate Navy and Arctic Disaster

By Marc Songini - Published 2007

Genres:

NauticalNonfiction

Marc Songini paints a gritty picture of 19th-century seafaring life in The Lost Fleet, a detail-packed chronicle of the last years of the ...Read Review

My Swordhand Is Singing

By Marcus Sedgwick - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Sedgwick, a multi-published children’s book author, gives us a new twist on the popular genre of teen vampire fiction in this horror ...Read Review

Where Soldiers Lie

By John Wilson - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In this coming-of-age novel set during the Mutiny of 1857, John Wilson gives the reader an unblinking look at a very bloody period in ...Read Review

Mississippi Jack

By L. A. Meyer - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Jacky Faber, the irrepressible Napoleonic-era street-urchin-turned-ship’s-boy-turned-fine-lady-turned pirate, is once again in the thick of trouble in this fifth installment of the Bloody ...Read Review

The Blooding of Jack Absolute

By C.C. Humphreys - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Military

The Blooding of Jack Absolute, a prequel to the previously-published Jack Absolute, chronicles the bawdy and eventful youth of the inexhaustible main character, ...Read Review