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The Musketeer’s Apprentice

By Sarah D’Almeida - Published 2007



Seeking his apprentice’s killer, Musketeer Porthos calls upon his comrades for aid in this plot-twisting historical mystery set during the reign of ...Read Review

Capote In Kansas: A Ghost Story

By Kim Powers - Published 2007


Biographical Fiction

Truman Capote and Nelle Harper Lee, two illustrious Southern authors: one flamboyant, brazen and pretentious, the other seemingly sensible and resolute, once firm ...Read Review

Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village

By Laura Amy Schlitz - By Robert Byrd (illus.) - Published 2007


Children/Young Adult

This is a lovely book of miniature plays and monologues the author wrote for her students to better facilitate their understanding of the ...Read Review

Your Eyes In Stars

By M.E.Kerr - Published 2006


Children/Young Adult

Young Jessie and Elisa are firm yet unlikely friends living in upstate New York in 1934. Jessie, the daughter of the region’s prison ...Read Review

Young Zorro: The Iron Brand

By Jan Adkins - Published 2005


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Set in early 19th-century Spanish California, Diego de la Vega (the young Zorro) and his “brother,” Bernardo, are the central characters of this ...Read Review

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

By Lisa See - Published 2005Published 2006 (UK)



Set in 19th century China in a secluded village, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan is the graceful story of Snow Flower and ...Read Review

The Rats of Hamelin

By Adam McCune - By Keith McCune - Published 2005



The Rats of Hamelin is a fusion of fantasy, folktale and a smattering of history, delicately entwined so that they fold into one ...Read Review

Oh My Stars

By Lorna Landvik - Published 2005Published 2006



The time is the Depression. Violet Mathers is eighteen years old, creatively accomplished yet a cacophony of ugliness: the product of an absent ...Read Review

Witchcraft, A History

By P.G. Maxwell-Stuart - Published 2004



Witchcraft, A History is a concentrated examination of the rituals and customs of the craft’s first architects in Greece and Rome through ...Read Review

Heroes Don’t Run: A Novel of the Pacific War

By Harry Mazer - Published 2005


Children/Young AdultMilitary

Adam Pelko is seventeen and unable to enlist in the Marines without his mother’s consent. (His father died at Pearl Harbor in ...Read Review