Trish MacEnulty

The Fatal Flying Affair (A Lady Hardcastle Mystery)

By T. E. Kinsey - Published 2020



In the cozy mystery category, the Lady Hardcastle series is one of the best. Erudite, funny, and so very British, the series follows ...Read Review

The Strange Case of Eliza Doolittle

By Timothy Miller - Published 2021


If we believe in love at first sight, then we should also believe in love at first sentence. Love at first sentence occurs ...Read Review

The Longest Echo

By Eoin Dempsey - Published 2021


The Longest Echo is a story based on the actual Monte Sole massacre when Nazi soldiers killed hundreds of Italian civilians in retaliation ...Read Review

The Berlin Girl: A Novel of World War II

By Mandy Robotham - Published 2020


Looking back on the horrors of the Holocaust and World War II, we may wonder how that terrible debacle could have come about ...Read Review


By Michael Farris Smith - Published 2021


In his new novel, Smith imagines the back story of Nick Carraway, narrator of Fitzgerald’s classic, The Great Gatsby. Exquisitely written, the ...Read Review

Death on the Homefront (Emily Cabot Mysteries)

By Frances McNamara - Published 2020



Frances McNamara’s latest Emily Cabot mystery once again explores the amateur sleuth’s Chicago haunts. Our heroine has matured since the previous ...Read Review

Nora: A Love Story of Nora and James Joyce

By Nuala O’Connor - Published 2021


Biographical Fiction

In light of Brenda Maddox’s brilliant and exhaustive biography of Nora Barnacle—wife and muse of the writer James Joyce—and the 2000 ...Read Review

Dear Miss Kopp

By Amy Stewart - Published 2021


Epistolary novels, perfected in an earlier century, can be daunting. Readers must try to piece together events from the pens of various characters ...Read Review

Sylvia Pankhurst: Natural Born Rebel

By Rachel Holmes - Published 2020



This biography of suffragist and political activist Sylvia Pankhurst is a giant doorstopper of a book, exhaustively researched but not, surprisingly, exhausting to ...Read Review

Draxinger (The Draxinger Series Book 1)

By Noble Smith - Published 2020



It’s not often one can describe a book about World War I as “fun,” but Draxinger—even though it contains some horrific ...Read Review