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The Witchfinder’s Sister, Beth Underdown

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Suspense, Supernatural & Paranormal

Essex, England, 1645. With a heavy heart, Alice Hopkins returns to the small town she grew up in. Widowed, with child, and without prospects, she is forced to find refuge at the house of her younger brother, Matthew. In the five years she has been gone, the boy she knew has become a man of … Read more

Gifts for the Dead, Joan Schweighardt

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction

Jack Hopper is holding tight to his secret, though it gets heavier by the day. Nora Sweeny is tired of suffering losses and ready to improvise. Their relationship, based on Jack’s lies and Nora’s pragmatism, builds against a background that includes World War I (as experienced from the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey) and escalates … Read more

Death in the Flowery Kingdom, Steven M. Roth

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Murder & Crime, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

SHANGHAI, 1935. The Most Alluring and Most Dangerous City in the World Someone is murdering flower-seller girls in Shanghai’s Flowery Kingdom. And it is police Inspector-Detective Sun-jin’s job — his obsession, in fact — to track down the killer and to  arrest him, all at great peril to himself and to the people he loves. … Read more

Ruby Moon, Jenny Knipfer

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction

Ruby Moon embodies a tale of grief, guilt, and romance set on the shores of Lake Superior in Ontario during the mid 1890’s. Jenay, a young woman of mixed French and Ojibwe descent, must survive the trauma of causing a horrific accident. Her maturity accelerates as the challenges of grief, and romance enter the scene. … Read more

The Lonely Hearts Hotel, Heather O’Neill

Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Magical Realism, Romance

The Lonely Hearts Hotel is a love story with a difference. Set throughout the roaring twenties, it is a wicked fairytale of circus tricks and child prodigies, radical chorus girls, drug-addicted musicians and brooding clowns, set in an underworld whose economy hinges on the price of a kiss. It is the tale of two dreamers, abandoned … Read more

Star-Spangled Scandal, Lori Swerda

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Suspense

Based on the true story of an 1859 murder that occurred in front of the White House in Washington D.C. Philip Barton Key, son of Francis Scott Key, carried on a love affair with the young, beautiful wife of Congressman Dan Sickles. The affair is revealed in an inflammatory anonymous letter to Dan, the author … Read more

Chosen by the Princess, Sadie Waters

Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Literature & Fiction, Romance

Why choose just one if she can have them all? Princess Katrinetta is about to embark on her Choosing, a time when every province in Yewforia will select one man to send to Castle Wrenbrook where he will have the opportunity to show his value to the beautiful, intelligent woman who will someday rule the … Read more