Mary K. Bird-Guilliams

The Sky Took Him

By Donis Casey - Published 2009



Donis Casey continues this gentle but enlightened series with a second mystery set in early 20th-century Oklahoma. Alafair Tucker, wise domestic goddess and ...Read Review

Oscar Wilde and the Dead Man’s Smile

By Gyles Brandreth - Published 2009


Biographical FictionMystery/Crime

Oscar Wilde sails back to Europe after one of his visits to the United States, where this latest mystery begins to unfold with ...Read Review


By Pedro de Alcantara - Published 2009


Children/Young AdultTime-slip

In Backtracked the author makes use of the popularity of time travel in fiction to drive home lessons for everyone on individual worth ...Read Review

Blown Away

By Joan Hiatt Harlow - Published 2008


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Midway along the Florida Keys lies the island village of Islamorada. The original community was present in the early 1900s, but as described ...Read Review

The Witching Voice

By Arnold Johnston - Published 2009


Biographical Fiction

  The date of publication for this novel of Robert Burns’s life and work was the 250th anniversary of poet’s birth. ...Read Review

Train to Trieste

By Domnica Radulescu - Published 2008



The story of Mona in Ceaucescu’s Romania is so clearly based on the author’s real experiences that it could have been ...Read Review

The Outsider

By Ann H. Gabhart - Published 2008



This is a gentle read for those who like nondogmatic religious themes. The heyday of the Shakers is examined thoughtfully, and descriptions of ...Read Review

Lili’s Gift: A Civil War Healer’s Story

By Phylis Hall Haislip - Published 2008


Children/Young Adult

This Civil War coming of age story packs a wealth of historical information in a slim volume. Lili’s family, part Cherokee and ...Read Review

Veil of Fire

By Marlo Schalesky - Published 2007



The first section of this novel follows what happens to a handful of residents during a firestorm of 1894 that destroyed six towns and 400 ...Read Review

The Winter War

By William Durbin - Published 2008


Children/Young Adult

Solid young adult author (most reviews give the age ranges for his books as upper elementary through middle school) William Durbin is reliable ...Read Review

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