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Book: Spirited Away - A Novel of the Stolen Irish by Maggie Plummer
In May 1653, young Frederica (Freddy) O'Brennan and her sister Aileen trust a stranger on an empty beach in western Ireland, inadvertently placing themselves in the crosshairs of Cromwell's notorious Reign of Terror. Freddy awakens in the crammed hold of a slave ship bound for Barbados. She and Aileen endure the gruesome voyage only to be wrenched apart when purchased at auction by sugar [...]
 
Book: The Tailor's Daughter - A Novel by Janice Graham
From the New York Times bestselling author of "Firebird" comes a richly detailed historical drama full of good Gothic romance, suspense and smartly dressed people. As the daughter of a prosperous tailor in 1860's London, Veda Grenfell has grown up accustomed to elegance and style. When a fever leaves her deaf at the age of sixteen, she turns for solace to the familiar world of her father's [...]
 
Book: The Steel Canyon Legacy (Legacy Trilogy Book 2) by Wanda DeHaven Pyle
Newly widowed and finding herself alone and responsible for two young sons and an aging mother, Tessa Kingsley must find her way through a 1970s world filled with sexual harassment and shady business deals. With only a year of college and no work history, Tessa must support her family in a world where women's roles are clearly defined and there are few opportunities. She falls into a rebound [...]
 
Book: The Sorrow Stone by J. A. McLachlan
Winner of the Royal Palm Literary Award for Historical Fiction. What if you could pay someone to take away your sorrow? In the middle ages people believed a mother mourning her child could "sell her sorrow" by selling a nail from her child's coffin to a traveling peddler. Lady Celeste is overwhelmed with grief when her son dies. Desperate for relief, she begs a passing peddler to buy her sorrow. [...]
 
Book: In the Fullness of Time - One Woman's Story of Growth and Empowerment by Katherine P. Stillerman
In this sequel to Hattie's Place, the year is 1913. Hattie Robinson is married to the widowed Charles Barton and has left her teaching position at Calhoun School to raise Charles's sons and manage the Barton estate. Now she must reconcile her role as mother and wife with her work for woman's suffrage, a cause that ignited her passion when attending the Woman's Suffrage Procession in Washington, [...]
 
Book: Ashes Like Bread - A Biblical Novel of Lamech and His Two Wives (Thrones of Genesis Series Book 1) by Jean Hoefling
Winner of 2019 Bronze Medal (Christian fantasy/sci fi) Readers' Favorite International Book Award Contest! The prophetess Zyla is used to the elders of her clan on the mountain of Eden scorning her strange glimpses into the future, and bitter that she doesn't receive the honor she believes she deserves. When her forecast of a devastating flood gets her exiled, she and her sister Adah flee the [...]
 
Book: Redesigning Emma by Diane Owens Prettyman
A young adult historical novel from award winning author Diane Owens Prettyman in which a nineteenth century Manhattan milliner discovers the different aspects of the city--the rich, the poor, the gangs, the insane asylums. Fourteen-year-old newsboy Kid Blink is a regular at Emma's Fine Hats. When he goes missing, shop owner Emma Ludwig travels down to Five Points to find him, only to discover [...]
 
Book: A Shadow Life by Leta McCurry
Run, Laney, run. That's what Mama said she should do if something really bad happened. Well, what just happened is worse than Mama could have imagined. Now Laney, terrified, covered in blood and alone, is on the run from the law. Assuming another's identity, Laney hides in plain sight and builds a safe and near-perfect new life. Safe and near- perfect, until three people from the past show up [...]
 
Book: Cat and Mouse by Tim Vicary
Cat and Mouse is the gripping story of two sisters fighting for women's rights in the turbulent months before the outbreak of war in 1914. Winner of the BRAG Medallion 2018 When Sarah Becket, a militant suffragette, discovers that her own husband, a respected Liberal MP, is involved in a scandalous prostitution racket, she takes a knife from her kitchen and goes out into London's West End, [...]
 
Book: Forever Maude (The Dear Maude Trilogy Book 3) by Denise Liebig
The Finale of The Dear Maude Trilogy - Can Emily ever go back to her own time? Find out how this unforgettable time travel adventure ends. 2018 New Apple Summer eBook Awards, Official Selection, Cross Genre Category "...imaginative, well-written, and difficult to put down." Heartbroken, carrying a bag of antique coins and the heavy burden of her aunt's untimely death, Emily leaves the world of [...]
 
Book: For the Love of Maude (The Dear Maude Trilogy Book 2) by Denise Liebig
Hiding in history isn't the thrill Emily thought it would be... But neither is time travel. "I found For The Love of Maude completely consuming. It has been a long time since I found myself unable to put a book down." 2018 New Apple Summer eBook Awards, Solo Medalist Winner, Historical Fiction - 2018 Global ebook Awards, Bronze Medal Winner, Fiction-Fantasy/Historical Setting - 2018 Global eBook [...]
 
Book: Under the Silk Hibiscus by Alice J. Wisler
During World War Two, fifteen-year-old Nathan and his family are sent to Heart Mountain, an internment camp in Wyoming for Japanese-Americans. Nathan's one desire, along with hoping that the beautiful singer Lucy will notice him, is to protect the family's gold pocket watch, a family heirloom brought over from Japan. His attempts are noble, but the watch is stolen. Nathan's actions to get the [...]
 
Book: Kindred and Affinity - When the man you love marries the sister you hate. A family saga of love and betrayal by Rebecca Bryn
In Victorian England, estranged sisters, Annie and Mary Ellen Underwood, fight for the love of one man, Edwin West. Their rivalry ignites passions, jealousies, family feuds, and deep hatreds already sparked by religious intolerance. Edwin loves them both, but both are forbidden fruit. Who will be the winners in this three-sided game, and what will be the price of a second chance at love for the [...]
 
Book: Wai-nani - A Voice from Old Hawai'i by Linda Ballou
Lavish colors of Hawai'i jump off the page as Linda Ballou takes the reader inside the mysterious Island culture. Through Wai-nani's eyes, experience the Hawaiian society as it existed when Captain James Cook arrived at Kealakekua Bay in 1779; ride the billowing seas with Eku, the wild dolphin she befriends; learn why she loved the savage, conflicted ruler, Makaha; walk with her as she defies [...]
 
Book: Southern Fried Women by Pamela King Cable
Pamela King Cable has woven together the music, the language, the religions, and the traditions of the South. The result is Southern Fried Women, a collection of nine short stories about Southern women, and a few men, struggling to find answers to unanswerable questions, hoping for forgiveness, seeking righteousness, and questioning the existence of God in their lives. Cable writes Southern [...]
 
Book: The Voodoo Woman by Kitty Margo
In this epic saga of lust, betrayal, slavery, and voodoo, Lynna Rhodes believes she has found the perfect husband in Joshua Jordan. Unfortunately, upon arrival at his cotton plantation in Charleston, South Carolina she has a sudden change of heart. Within hours, she discovers that his entire family suffers from one nightmare scenario after another due to a thirty year curse from The Voodoo Woman. [...]
 
Book: Ruby Tear Catcher - An Iranian Woman's Story of Intolerance by Nahid Sewell
The Ruby Tear Catcher is the heartwarming story of an Iranian woman whose life is uprooted during the Islamic Revolution in Iran in the 1970s and 1980s. While jailed in Tehran's most-feared prison, where she's held for her father's antiregime sentiments, Leila tells her story in flashback. She describes her childhood days in Tehran and shares her experiences as a college student in the United [...]
 
Book: The River Girl's Song - Texas Women of Spirit, Book 1 by Angela Castillo
Join a young pioneer girl on a journey of hope and courage on the Colorado riverbank in frontier Texas. Zillia Bright never dreamed she'd be orphaned at sixteen and left to care for her baby brother and Papa's farm. With only a mule and a hundred-year-old shotgun, she must fight to protect what's hers. Countless dangers lurk on the Bastrop Texas riverside. Zillia must rely on the help of her best [...]
 
Book: Dear Maude (The Dear Maude Trilogy Book 1) by Denise Liebig
Emily thought her college scholarship was a step forward... But it turned out to be a step backward... IN TIME Dear Maude is a multi-genre novel that blends time travel romance, mystery and intrigue, set in different time periods, with enough twists and turns to keep you turning the pages. It's the multi-award winning story of a naive college graduate, whose first job is anything but [...]
 
Book: Willows - The Creole (The Delegate Book 3) by Cyndie Shaffstall
An Amazon #1 Best Seller, Willows: The Creole is the third book in The Delegate series, a collection of independent novels written in first-person narrative by Cyndie Shaffstall, author of Seed Money: The Entrepreneur , Glyphs: The Scribe , and Chaos: The Oracle . The Heir The Arceneaux family has a long history of falling victim to circumstance--madness, embezzlement, even murder--but when the [...]
 
Book: Three Great Lies by Vanessa MacLellan
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY: " A strong conclusion sets this light fantasy a notch above its peers." While vacationing in Egypt. . . Jeannette Walker, a cynical scientist jaded by swarms of tour groups and knick-knack shacks, is lured by a teenage tour guide to visit a newly discovered tomb. No other tourists there! Inside the chamber, she tumbles down a shaft and 3000 years back in time. Now, in a world [...]
 
Book: Amanda in the Summer by Brenda Whiteside
Three generations of women...and the secret that strengthens their love. A line of women, all named Amanda, stretches back for generations. Each with her hopes, her joys, her pain--each pouring out her heart in correspondence with a dear family friend who shares their lives, understands their loves, and joins in their sorrows. But within the correspondence lies a secret. And as the youngest of [...]
 
Book: Backwards Into the Future by Bronwyn Elsmore
You can't go back, her friends say, but Mary has to do it. Going back to her old hometown is the only way she can silence a voice from the past. And find her childhood friend. One is pushing her, the other is holding back, and between the two there's much to be resolved. The plum tree has gone, but a lemon tree thrives. The mystery surrounding the boat with the painted eyes may never be solved; [...]
 
Book: The Devil's Due - An Irish Historical Thriller by L.D. Beyer
A country at war. A man on the run. A woman left behind. Can an innocent man ever go home? Guilty of a crime he didn't commit, IRA soldier Frank Kelleher flees through the streets of war-torn Ireland with both the British and the Irish Republican Army trying to put a bullet in his head. He makes his way to America under an assumed name and with a forged passport, as the war in Ireland rages on. [...]
 
Book: Chinawoman's Chance (Portia of the Pacific Historical Mysteries - Volume 1) by James Musgrave
A work of Chinese fiction and feminism mystery, a touchstone of the modern-day feminist movement of Chinese and American women standing against sexism and racism in America.If you liked Chinese American classics "Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy", "Everything I Never Told You", and "Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane" you'll enjoy the story of the 19th century heroine, Clara Foltz, Esq."An engaging mystery [...]
 
Book: Daring Passage - Book Two of the Spirited Away Saga by Maggie Plummer
In what is being called a "stunning" sequel to SPIRITED AWAY - A Novel of the Stolen Irish, Freddy O'Brennan is on the run. In 1656, determined to pursue freedom for themselves and their young children, Freddy and her friend Birdie, a Monacan native from Virginia, brave stormy seas, treacherous castaways, and corrupt colonial authorities in Jamestown. Romantic sparks between Freddy and ship [...]
 
Book: The Effects of Henry's Cage - Elean's Story by Bernadette Joyce
The story begins in Scotland. Henry Roseville builds a cage around his feelings because of his rejection by his mother as a small child. He grows up believing the world owes him whatever he wants. Forced to leave England under a cloud he deserts his wife and family for New Zealand. His besotted wife, Caroline, and their three children set out to join him seven years later when he finally writes [...]
 
Book: The Day to Eternity by Joanne Monte
A sweeping story filled with scenes of love, war, and great personal sacrifice, The Day to Eternity follows three characters who struggle to find their place and one another against tremendous odds. Set in the early 1950s against the backdrop of chaotic, war-torn Korea and an enchanting but fragile postwar Japan, the reader is taken deep into the lives of characters whose responses to present [...]
 
Book: Into the Storms - Ganet, Wife of Seth by Angelique Conger
A devastating earthquake. A giant serpent. Can she escape the traps laid to take her life? Leaving her sheltered community and yearning for adventure, Ganet travels with her new husband, Seth. Imperiled by raging flash floods, land shattering earthquakes, and angry, defiant men who want to sacrifice her to their serpent god, she struggles forward, supported by her profound love for her husband [...]
 
Book: The Stolen Princess by Ellie Crowe
This book is based on a fascinating true story. Kelea, Princess of Maui, was famed as the most beautiful and daring surfrider in the ancient kingdom of Hawaii. She was called Kelea-who-bears-a-fin and Kelea-swimming-like-a-fish. It is not always safe to be very beautiful. Or very daring. This book is based on the true story of a beautiful, young princess who went surfing and was stolen by enemy [...]
 
Book: The Master and the Maid (Heaven's Ponds) by Laura Libricz
She's lost her work, her home and her freedom. Now, harboring a mysterious newborn, she could lose her life. In 17th Century Germany on the brink of the Thirty Years War, 24-year-old Katarina is traded to the patrician Sebald Tucher by her fiance Willi Prutt in order to pay his debts. En route to her forced relocation to the Tucher country estate, Katarina is met by a crazed archer, [...]
 
Book: Post-War Dreams by Brenda Whiteside
World War II has ended and the soldiers are coming home. After years of following her crop worker father, motherless Claire Flanagan is also coming home. If she can keep her father in one place long enough, she plans to follow her dreams to Hollywood. Until she meets Benjamin. Benjamin Russell has been working since he was fifteen to support his mother and siblings. What he most wants in life is [...]
 
Book: Tales of a Duchess - A Sweet Regency Romance Collection of Short Stories by Elizabeth Taylor-White
TALES OF A DUCHESS: A Sweet Regency Collection of Short Stories. Duchess in Disguise As the carriage passed through the Mayfair streets, towards St James, he was surprised to find himself wondering briefly about his child-bride. What would she look like now? He thought. Since she had not married in all these years, she must look like old cheese, or be of so sour a disposition that gentlemen had [...]
 
Book: Pattern of Shadows by Judith Barrow
Mary is a nursing sister at a Lancashire prison camp for the housing and treatment of German POWs. Life at work is difficult but fulfilling; life at home a constant round of arguments often prompted by her fly-by-night sister, Ellen, the apple of her short-tempered father's eye. Then Frank turns up at the house one night a guard at the camp, he's been watching Mary for weeks and won't leave until [...]
 
Book: My Lady Smuggler (A Historical Regency Romance) by Margaret Bennett
The Honorable Rosalind Wensley enlists a smuggling gang to rescue soldiers who are injured while fighting Napoleon and bring them back to England. But the rescue operation is threatened when the Earl of Melvyrn shows up, looking for a spy ring. Now she must hide her identity as the youth who works for the smugglers from the Earl's prying eyes. Melvyrn, on assignment for the War Office, [...]
 


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