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Holding the Fort

By Regina Jennings - Published 2017



When Louisa Bell arrives at Fort Reno, Oklahoma in 1885, she’s got to tread carefully. An unemployed dance hall singer with a ne’...Read Review

I Survived: The Children’s Blizzard, 1888

By Lauren Tarshis - Published 2018


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Chicago-born 11-year-old John Hale’s family has moved to the Dakota prairie, and he contends with the challenges of farming in a brutal ...Read Review


By Johanne Hildebrandt - By Tara F. Chace (trans.) - Published 2017


The second book in the Valhalla Series (after The Unbroken Line of the Moon), Estrid follows Queen Sigrid of Svealand, her twin children ...Read Review

Flight of the Hawk: The River

By W. Michael Gear - Published 2018


The fur trade in 1812 Missouri takes center stage in this tale about hardscrabble business, ruthless politics, and the untrammeled majesty of nature. Mysterious ...Read Review

Rawhide Robinson Rides a Dromedary

By Rod Miller - Published 2018



Seasoned cowhand Rawhide Robinson is the quintessential American cowboy if ever there was one. And he would be the first to tell you ...Read Review

Retribution Rails

By Erin Bowman - Published 2017


Children/Young AdultWestern

Teenager Reece Murphy is compelled to join a ruthless outlaw gang, the Rose Riders, during a robbery, when the outlaws discover a mysterious ...Read Review

A Dangerous Woman from Nowhere

By Kris Radish - Published 2017



Briar Logan has survived trauma upon trauma in her past. But now the pioneer woman has a good life in the Old West, ...Read Review

Lizzie Borden, Zombie Hunter

By C.A. Verstraete - Published 2016



“Lizzie Borden took an axe and gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done she gave her father forty-one.” ...Read Review

A Castle in England

By Jamie Rhodes - Published 2017


Children/Young AdultShort Stories

For several months in early 2016, researcher and author Jamie Rhodes lived in Scotney Castle in Kent, South-East England. There he walked the grounds, ...Read Review

The Silver Coin

By Marie Sontag - Published 2016


Children/Young Adult

In 1777 BC, 15-year-old Samsuluna makes his way around the ancient Mediterranean world in pursuit of his Uncle Zim, absolution for the death of ...Read Review