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Champagne Widows: First Woman of Champagne, Veuve Clicquot

By Rebecca Rosenberg - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Champagne Widows tells the story of the famous winemaker Veuve Clicquot, born Barbe-Nicole Ponsardin. Barbe-Nicole inherits her grandmother’s extraordinary sense of smell, ...Read Review

The Diamond Keeper

By Jeannie Mobley - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In 1792, nineteen-year-old Claudie Durand, an innkeeper’s daughter in a small village in Brittany, expects never to marry because all the men are ...Read Review

Murder at the Royal Botanic Gardens (A Wrexford & Sloane Mystery)

By Andrea Penrose - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fifth book in Penrose’s series of Regency mysteries featuring the Earl of Wrexford, a brilliant scientist, and his betrothed, ...Read Review

Agustina de Aragón

By Gail Meath - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Agustina de Aragón tells the story of Agustina Saragossa, a real-life Spanish heroine of the Napoleonic Wars. Agustina, the daughter of a ...Read Review

Dangerous Magic (Mr. Darcy’s Magic)

By Monica Fairview - Published 2021

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

Dangerous Magic is a fantasy variation on Pride and Prejudice, set in a world where England is under attack by Napoleon’s mages. ...Read Review

A Fatal First Night (An Ella Shane Mystery)

By Kathleen Marple Kalb - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the second book in Kalb’s series of mysteries set in 1890s New York, featuring opera singer Ella Shane, a mezzo-soprano ...Read Review

The Abduction of Pretty Penny (A Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mystery 5)

By Leonard Goldberg - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fifth book in Leonard Goldberg’s mystery series featuring Joanna Blalock Watson, the daughter of Sherlock Holmes; her husband, Dr. ...Read Review

Eleonora and Joseph

By Julieta Almeida Rodrigues - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

Rodrigues tells the story of Eleonora Fonseca Pimentel and Joseph Correia da Serra, two remarkable people from late 18th-century Naples. Eleonora is the ...Read Review

Three Hours in Paris

By Cara Black - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Cara Black, best known for the Aimée Leduc mystery series, has given us an exciting, fast-paced World War II thriller in Three ...Read Review

Nemesis and the Swan

By Lindsay K. Bandy - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Lindsay K. Bandy has written a brilliant young adult novel set during the French Revolution. In 1792, nineteen-year-old aristocrat Hélène d’Aubign ...Read Review