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Voices in the Dead House (The American Novels)

By Norman Lock - Published 2022



The ninth installment in Lock’s The American Novels series brings together literary giants Walt Whitman and Louisa May Alcott. It is 1863, and ...Read Review

My Queen, My Love: A Novel of Henrietta Maria

By Elena Maria Vidal - Published 2021


Biographical Fiction

Henrietta Maria in this book’s subtitle was the daughter of Henri IV (1553-1610), France’s first Bourbon king, and his wife Marie (1575...Read Review

The Mystery of Albert E. Finch: A Victorian Bookclub Mystery

By Callie Hutton - Published 2022



Prolific author Callie Hutton sets the third installment of her Victorian Book Club Mystery series in Bath, England. It is 1892, and our protagonist, ...Read Review

The New Land

By David O. Stewart - Published 2021



The New Land—Book One in David O. Stewart’s trilogy, The Overstreet Saga—follows Johann and Christiane Oberstrasse from Rhineland Germany to ...Read Review

Queen of Blood

By Sarah Kennedy - Published 2021


Novelist, poet, and Professor of English at Mary Baldwin University, award-winning scholar Kennedy sets her The Cross and The Crown series in Tudor ...Read Review

An American Marriage: The Untold Story of Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd

By Michael Burlingame - Published 2021



Michael Burlingame, author of the two-volume biography Abraham Lincoln: A Life, turns his attention to Lincoln’s wife, Mary Todd Lincoln.  Burlingame is ...Read Review

The Barrister and the Letter of Marque

By Todd M. Johnson - Published 2021


Inspirational RomanceMystery/Crime

Protagonist Mr. William Snopes is a London barrister with a heightened social conscience. The well-born Madeleine Jameson, of Heathcote Estate in Essex, is ...Read Review

The Vanished Days (The Scottish series, 3)

By Susanna Kearsley - Published 2021



Prizewinning Canadian author of more than a dozen books, bestseller Kearsley sets her latest novel in early modern Scotland. Here, she presents a ...Read Review

Murder at Standing Stone Manor (A Langham & Dupré Mystery, 8)

By Eric Brown - Published 2021



In this, the eighth installment of the Langham & Dupré mystery series, newlyweds Donald Langham and Maria Dupré have moved from London’s ...Read Review

An Artful Corpse (Art of Murder Mysteries, 3)

By Helen Harrison - Published 2021



This, the third book of Helen Harrison’s An Art of Murder Mystery series, follows her award-winning An Accidental Corpse, for which she ...Read Review