Viviane Crystal

The Japanese Lover

By Amanda Hopkinson (trans.) - By Isabel Allende - By Nick Caistor (trans.) - Published 2015

Genres:

Literary

“We are all born happy. Life gets us dirty along the way, but we can clean it up. Happiness is not exuberant or ...Read Review

Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back

By Janice P. Nimura - Published 2015

Genres:

Nonfiction

The rise of the Meiji Emperor in the late 1800s catapulted Japan into an era of unparalleled modernity. Former samurai quickly adapted and ...Read Review

Listening to Stone: The Art and Life of Isamu Noguchi

By Hayden Herrera - Published 2015

Genres:

Nonfiction

“If you allow yourself to be – or imagine yourself to be – part of all phenomena, then you are able to be anywhere, and ...Read Review

The Last Moriarty

By Charles Veley - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sherlock Holmes has been in hiding since his last case; thanks to the writing of his partner, Watson, the world thinks Holmes is ...Read Review

Finding Samuel Lowe: China, Jamaica, Harlem

By Paula Williams Madison - Published 2015

Genres:

Nonfiction

As a child in Jamaica in the mid-20th century, Nell Vera Lowe always wanted to belong to a large family like her ...Read Review

Wars of the Roses: Margaret of Anjou

By Conn Iggulden - Published 2015

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Conn Iggulden has written a spellbinding novel about England’s York and Lancaster families. Theirs is a war fueled by the fact that ...Read Review

The White Ghost: A Billy Boyle World War II Mystery

By James R. Benn - Published 2015

Genres:

MilitaryMystery/Crime

Lieutenant Billy Boyle of the U.S. Navy has been ordered by the Kennedy family to investigate and prove Jack Kennedy’s guilt ...Read Review

The Sympathizer

By Viet Thanh Nguyen - Published 2015

Genres:

Literary

1968: Saigon falls to the enemy, and thousands of Vietnamese and Americans flock to escape as the military forces of Ho Chi Minh enter ...Read Review

Song for an Approaching Storm

By Peter Froeberg Idler - Published 2015

Genres:

Literary

Sar has large dreams for Cambodia in 1955 and believes Communism is the answer to the violence and chaos, which is made worse by ...Read Review

Gathered Waters

By Cara Luecht - Published 2015

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Brianna is an ordinary Swedish wife and mother in her strongly Lutheran country in the late 1800s. The Church is so strong that ...Read Review