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Beasts of a Little Land

By Juhea Kim - Published 2021



This beautiful book follows the lives of a girl named Jade, who is sold at the age of ten as an apprentice to ...Read Review

The Woman at the Front

By Lecia Cornwall - Published 2021



This book is a love story—a deep and compelling one—but it’s not only about romantic love. It is also about ...Read Review

The Vixen

By Francine Prose - Published 2021



This is one of the most satisfying novels I’ve read in ages. From the beginning, Prose places us firmly in the consciousness ...Read Review

The Accidental Suffragist

By Galia Gichon - Published 2021


The majority of stories about the suffrage movement in the early 1900s are told through the eyes of leaders in the movement, most ...Read Review

Sister Sleuths: Female Detectives in Britain (Trailblazing Women)

By Nell Darby - Published 2021



Crime historian Nell Darby has pulled together a wonderful resource for anyone interested in the history of female detectives. Although the title specifies “...Read Review

The English Girl

By Sarah Mitchell - Published 2021


The English Girl is a tale of star-crossed lovers set in the aftermath of World War II. However, the book is much more ...Read Review

Half the Terrible Things

By Paul Legler - Published 2020


A loophole in the U.S. Constitution (vividly documented in the film The 13th) provides for the continuation of slavery, as long as ...Read Review

Among the Beautiful Beasts

By Lori McMullen - Published 2021


Biographical Fiction

Like many Floridians, I have long been a fan of Marjory Stoneman Douglas. I was fortunate enough to review a collection of her ...Read Review

Letters Across the Sea

By Genevieve Graham - Published 2021



This moving story revolves around several little-known historical events. The first occurs in Toronto in 1933. The Great Depression is in full swing, and ...Read Review

The Artist Colony

By Joanna FitzPatrick - Published 2021


Set in the summer of 1924, Joanna FitzPatrick’s latest novel tells the story of Sarah Cunningham, an artist in Paris who travels to ...Read Review