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Vienna Triangle

By Brenda Webster - Published 2009


  Vienna Triangle is not a mathematical puzzle but a complex human one. The novel opens in 1968 with Helene Deutsch, the first female ...Read Review

Death of a Pilgrim

By David Dickinson - Published 2008 (US)Published 2009 (UK)



It is 1905 in New York City. Millionaire tycoon Michael Delaney’s son is near death at St. Vincent Hospital amidst avid prayers and ...Read Review

A Haunt of Murder

By Paul Doherty - Published 2009



Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales have been reworked by contemporary author P.C. Doherty, whose pilgrims want their tales told at night to stave ...Read Review

Union Pacific

By Zane Grey - Published 2008



The early American West was a rough terrain to conquer. For Union Pacific railroad workers, it meant impossible logistics through mountains and deserts ...Read Review

Wild Nights! Stories about the Last Days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James, and Hemingway

By Joyce Carol Oates - Published 2008


Short Stories

The boundless creativity of Joyce Carol Oates tackles American literary greats and their works in a new collection of stories. Imagining the final ...Read Review

Katherine’s Wish

By Linda Lappin - Published 2008


Biographical FictionLiterary

Bandol, France, 1918. A frail young woman boards a military train, coughing discreetly into her handkerchief. The throng of war-weary soldiers is unaware she ...Read Review

Indigo Christmas: A Hilda Johansson Mystery

By Jeanne Dams - Published 2008



South Bend, Indiana, in 1904 is a growing city with large social divides when Hilda Johansson, Swedish immigrant and former maid at the prestigious ...Read Review

The Salisbury Manuscript

By Philip Gooden - Published 2008



In a Victorian world of stormy nights, the Slater family of Salisbury learns of a document written by a dissipated forebear that could ...Read Review

Nox Dormienda: A Long Night for Sleeping

By Kelli Stanley - Published 2008



Londinium, 84 AD. The dregs of Saturnalia are slumped over in the clinic, begging for relief as Arcturus, 33-year-old physician to the Governor of ...Read Review

Fall of Frost

By Brian Hall - Published 2008


Biographical Fiction

Robert Frost, the beloved American poet, was born into a long and sorrow-ridden life in 1874. High infant mortality made parents show little or ...Read Review

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