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Sacred Mounds

by Jim Metzner & K. T. “Hutke” Fields Skyboat Media (September 15, 2020)

A novel of historical fantasy from Jim Metzner, producer and host of the Pulse of the Planet radio series and podcast, with a foreword by Hutke Fields, principal chief of the Natchez Nation.

Cyclonic hordes of...


The Glass House

by Beatrice Colin Flatiron Books (September 14, 2020)

Beatrice Colin's The Glass House is a gorgeously transporting novel filled with turn-of-the-century detail and lush blooms, about two women from vastly different worlds

Scotland, 1912. Antonia McCulloch's life...


Daughter of Fortune

by Isabel Allende HarperVia (June 30, 2020)

From the New York Times bestselling author of The House of the Spirits, Isabelle Allende, comes a passionate tale of one young woman's quest to save her lover set against the chaos of the 1849 California Gold...


Revolutionary

by Alex Myers & Tavia Gilbert Blackstone Publishing (August 11, 2020)

A fascinating retelling of the story of America's first female soldier, Deborah Sampson Gannett, who ran away from home in 1782, successfully disguised herself as a man, and fought valiantly in the Revolutionary...


The Last Great Road Bum

by Héctor Tobar Mcd (August 24, 2020)

In The Last Great Road Bum, Héctor Tobar turns the peripatetic true story of a naive son of Urbana, Illinois, who died fighting with guerrillas in El Salvador into the great American novel for our times.

Joe...


A Good Duke Is Hard to Find

by Christina Britton Forever (June 29, 2020)

Get swept away by a Regency romance of broken engagements, second chances, and stolen kisses from the author whom Publishers Weekly calls "irresistible".

After her third fiancé leaves her at the altar, Lenora...


A Duke by Any Other Name

by Grace Burrowes Forever (April 27, 2020)

A brooding duke finds his beautiful new neighbor way too intriguing for his liking in this delightful Regency romance.

"Grace Burrowes is terrific!" --Julia Quinn

Nathaniel, Duke of Rothhaven, lives in seclusion,...


The Highland Rogue

by Amy Jarecki Forever (March 23, 2020)

A courageous Highlander falls for a strong-willed lass on the treacherous high seas in this action-packed Scottish romance.

After a vicious attack on his ship, Sir Kennan Cameron washes ashore on a deserted...


Lost Boy Found

by Kirsten Alexander Grand Central Publishing (March 09, 2020)

Perfect for fans of the NYT bestseller Sold on a Monday, this Southern historical novel based on the true story of a boy's mysterious disappearance examines despair, loyalty, and the nature of truth.

In 1913,...


The Mercies

by Kirin Millwood Hargrave Little, Brown and Company (February 10, 2020)

After the men in an Arctic Norwegian town are wiped out, the women must survive a sinister threat in this "perfectly told" 1600s parable of "a world gone mad" (Adriana Trigiani).

Finnmark, Norway, 1617. Twenty-year-old...


The Amalgamation Polka

by Stephen Wright Little, Brown and Company (January 06, 2020)

A Civil War novel unlike any other: the story of a young man's journey through a nation blasted apart.

Born in 1844, Liberty Fish is the descendant of both Carolina slaveholders and New York abolitionists. In...


Pillars of Avalon

by Katherine Pym, Jude Pittman & Marianne Robinson Spoken Realms (August 04, 2020)

David and Sara Kirke live in a time of upheaval under the reign of King Charles I, who gives and then takes. He gives David the nod of approval to range up and down the French Canadian shores, burning colonies...


Rodin's Lover

by Heather Webb & Kate Reading Blackstone Publishing (August 04, 2020)

A mesmerizing tale of art and passion in Belle Époque France.

As a woman, aspiring sculptor Camille Claudel has plenty of critics, especially her ultratraditional mother. But when Auguste Rodin makes Camille...


The Standardization of Demoralization Procedures

by Jennifer Hofmann Little, Brown (August 11, 2020)

For readers of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena and The Dinner, a darkly comic and hauntingly surreal debut novel about what happens when ideologies crumble and the betrayer himself is betrayed

On November...


The Patron Saint of Pregnant Girls

by Ursula Hegi Flatiron Books (August 17, 2020)

"A joy to read." --New York Times Book Review

From beloved bestselling author Ursula Hegi, a new novel about three mothers, set on the shores of the Nordsee, perfect for fans of Water for Elephants and The Light...


The Woman In Red

by Diana Giovinazzo Grand Central Publishing (August 04, 2020)

Experience the "epic tale of one woman's fight . . . to create the life of her dreams" in this sweeping novel of Anita Garibaldi, a 19th century Brazilian revolutionary who loved as fiercely as she fought for...


Bronte's Mistress

by Finola Austin & Danielle Cohen Simon & Schuster Audio (August 04, 2020)

“A beautifully written, highly seductive debut….The chemistry between Branwell and Lydia positively crackles on the page….Masterful storytelling which is sure to delight fans of the Brontës and of historical...


The Lioness Wakes

by Blanche d'Alpuget Ventura Press (March 01, 2020)

England, 1171. Thomas Becket is dead, beheaded at the altar of Canterbury Cathedral. As news of his assassination spreads across the country and into Europe, Henry’s reputation as a just and mighty king begins...


This Is the End

by Stella Benson & Christine Rendel Spoken Realms (July 14, 2020)

In the spring of 1916, we meet orphaned sister and brother Jay and Kew Martin in London. Jay (real name Jane Elizabeth) has run away from her strange, claustrophobic, interfering, well-heeled family to the simplicities...


The Dark Frigate

by Charles Boardman Hawes Start Publishing Llc (April 28, 2020)

The Dark Frigate is a Newbery Medal winner for the year’s most distinguished contribution to American literature for children, a swashbuckling tale of adventure and bravery on the high seas.


Pureland

by Zarrar Said Global Collective Publishers (June 20, 2020)

An assassin, accused of heinous acts of terror, begins his testimony by claiming responsibility for the murder of the Nobel Prize winning physicist, Salim Agha. To explain his motive, he begins by telling Salim’s...


The Queen of Paris

by Pamela Binnings Ewen & Gabrielle de Cuir Blackstone Publishing (July 07, 2020)

Legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel is revered for her sophisticated style--the iconic little black dress--and famed for her intoxicating perfume Chanel No. 5. Yet behind the public persona is a complicated...


Bronte's Mistress

by Finola Austin Atria Books (August 04, 2020)

“A beautifully written, highly seductive debut….The chemistry between Branwell and Lydia positively crackles on the page….Masterful storytelling which is sure to delight fans of the Brontës and of historical...


Brides of Banff Springs

by Victoria Chatham & Jenny Hoops Spoken Realms (June 30, 2020)

In the dirty thirties jobs were hard to come by. Having lost her father and her home in southern Alberta, Tilly McCormack is thrilled when her application for a position as a chambermaid at the prestigious Banff...


Black Gold

by Matt Braun & Alex Boyles Blackstone Publishing (June 30, 2020)

The Osage Indians struck it rich on oil. Then the killing began.

The Osage Indians lost their ancestral freedom on a windswept reservation in Oklahoma. Now, in the Roaring Twenties, the land is spewing black...


Northern Blood

by Daniel Greene & Bradford Hastings Blackstone Publishing (June 30, 2020)

To win the war, hands will get dirty ...

With the installment of Ulysses S. Grant as the head of the Union armies, plans have been put into place to dismantle the Confederate war machine once and for all. But,...


Bonnie

by Christina Schwarz & Candace Thaxton Simon & Schuster Audio (July 07, 2020)

“Absorbing...poignant, often heartbreaking...Schwarz is a vivid storyteller.” -The New York Times Book Review

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Drowning Ruth vividly evokes the perennially fascinating...


Bonnie

by Christina Schwarz Atria Books (July 07, 2020)

“Absorbing...poignant, often heartbreaking...Schwarz is a vivid storyteller.” -The New York Times Book Review

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Drowning Ruth vividly evokes the perennially fascinating...


Callum's Mission

by Donald L. Robertson & Alex Boyles Blackstone Publishing (June 09, 2020)

"You keep turning that shotgun toward me, Pickering, and your boys'll be hauling your fat carcass to the cemetery."

Callum Logan faces a challenge along a trail he has traveled before. But this time, he is accompanied...


Children of War

by Ahmet Yorulmaz & Paula Darwish Neem Tree Press (June 09, 2020)

Hassanakis is a young Muslim boy of Turkish descent growing up on Crete during WWI. Fifteen generations of his family have lived on the island and until now he has never had any reason not to think he is a Cretan....


The Pull of the Stars

by Emma Donoghue & Emma Lowe Little, Brown (July 21, 2020)

Dublin, 1918: three days in a maternity ward at the height of the Great Flu. A small world of work, risk, death, and unlooked-for love, by the bestselling author of The Wonder and ROOMIn an Ireland doubly ravaged...


People of the Canyons

First North Americans #26

by Kathleen O'Neal Gear & W. Michael Gear Forge Books (June 22, 2020)

In People of the Canyons, award-winning archaeologists and New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors Kathleen O'Neal Gear and W. Michael Gear bring us a tale of trapped magic, a tyrant who wants to wield...


Elegant Woman

by Martha McPhee & Gabra Zackman Simon & Schuster Audio (June 02, 2020)

For fans of Mary Beth Keane and Jennifer Egan, this powerful, moving multigenerational saga from National Book Award finalist Martha McPhee--ten years in the making--explores one family’s story against the...


All Things Left Wild

by James Wade & Bradford Hastings Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2020)

After an attempted horse theft goes tragically wrong, sixteen-year-old Caleb Bentley is on the run with his mean-spirited older brother across the American Southwest at the turn of the twentieth century. Caleb's...


We Came Here to Shine

by Susie Orman Schnall St. Martin's Griffin (June 15, 2020)

Set at the iconic 1939 New York World's Fair, Susie Orman Schnall's We Came Here to Shine is historical fiction featuring two bold and ambitious women who navigate a world of possibility and find out what they're...


Execution

by S. J. Parris Pegasus Crime (June 25, 2020)

The new historical thriller featuring Giordano Bruno—heretic, philosopher, and spy— which finds Bruno going undercover to prevent an assassination plot on Queen Elizabeth.

England, 1586. A treasonous conspiracy...


An Elegant Woman

by Martha McPhee Scribner (June 02, 2020)

For fans of Mary Beth Keane and Jennifer Egan, this powerful, moving multigenerational saga from National Book Award finalist Martha McPhee--ten years in the making--explores one family’s story against the...


The Moment of Tenderness

by Madeleine L’Engle, Caitlin Davies & Charlotte Jones Voiklis Grand Central Publishing (April 21, 2020)

From the beloved author of A Wrinkle in Time comes a deeply personal, genre-bending short story collection that transcends generational divides and reminds readers that hope, above all, can transform suffering...


The Orphan of Cemetery Hill

by Hester Fox & Lauren Ezzo Harlequin Audio (September 15, 2020)

The dead won't bother you if you don't give them permission.

Boston, 1844.

Tabby has a peculiar gift: she can communicate with the recently departed. It makes her special, but it also makes her dangerous.

As an...


Pale

by Edward A. Farmer & Stephanie Weeks Blackstone Publishing (May 19, 2020)

"Some things just don't keep well inside this house ..."

The summer of 1966 burned hot across America but nowhere hotter than the cotton fields of Mississippi. Finding herself in a precarious position as a black...


A Corpse at St Andrew's Chapel

by Mel Starr & Steven Crossley Blackstone Publishing (April 28, 2020)

A further episode in the Unquiet Bones series, following the life and fortunes of Hugh de Singleton, surgeon in medieval Bampton, Oxfordshire

Alan, the beadle of the manor of Bampton, had gone out at dusk to...


The Jane Austen Society

by Natalie Jenner St. Martin's Press (May 25, 2020)

* INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER *

"This novel delivers sweet, smart escapism." --People

"Fans of The Chilbury Ladies' Choir and The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society will adore The Jane Austen Society......


Blame the Dead

by Ed Ruggero Forge Books (March 02, 2020)

Ed Ruggero's Blame the Dead is the thrilling start of an action-packed and timely World War II series by a former Army Officer for fans of compelling historical fiction.

Set against the heroism and heartbreak...


Remembrance

by Rita Woods Forge Books (January 20, 2020)

"Stunning. ... Family is at the core of Remembrance, the breathtaking debut novel by Rita Woods." -- The Boston Globe. This breakout historical debut with modern resonance is perfect for the many fans of The...


Light Changes Everything

by Nancy E. Turner Thomas Dunne Books (January 13, 2020)

"I adored stepping into to the world of the Prines through tough-as-rawhide Mary Pearl. Light Changes Everything is a novel as gritty and authentic as the women of the Arizona Territory. Nancy E. Turner brings...


The Other Bennet Sister

by Janice Hadlow Henry Holt and Co. (March 30, 2020)

"Jane fans rejoice! . . . Exceptional storytelling and a true delight." --Helen Simonson, author of the New York Times bestselling novels Major Pettigrew's Last Stand and The Summer Before the War

Mary, the bookish...


The American People: Volume 2

by Larry Kramer Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 06, 2020)

In The American People: Volume 2: The Brutality of Fact, Larry Kramer completes his radical reimagining of his country's history. Ranging from the brothels of 1950s Washington, D.C., to the activism of the 1980s...


The Yellow Bird Sings

by Jennifer Rosner Flatiron Books (March 02, 2020)

"Rosner's exquisite, heart-rending debut novel is proof that there's always going to be room for another story about World War II....This is an absolutely beautiful and necessary novel, full of heartbreak but...


The Mirror & the Light

Thomas Cromwell #3

by Hilary Mantel Henry Holt and Co. (March 09, 2020)

The brilliant #1 New York Times bestseller

With The Mirror & the Light, Hilary Mantel brings to a triumphant close the trilogy she began with her peerless, Booker Prize-winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up...


The Paris Hours

by Alex George Flatiron Books (May 04, 2020)

"Like All the Light We Cannot See, The Paris Hours explores the brutality of war and its lingering effects with cinematic intensity. The ending will leave you breathless." --Christina Baker Kline, author of...