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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 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: Chinawoman's Chance (Portia of the Pacific Historical Mysteries - Volume 1) by James Musgrave
The first female attorney in Nineteenth Century California becomes a detective to save her client. Clara Shortridge Foltz is the first woman appointed to the California State Bar in 1884 San Francisco. She must find the real killer of eight women before her client gets hanged. Together with her translator, Ah Toy, she faces the patriarchal domination of the courts and the city's police force. [...]
 
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: 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: 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: The Adulteress (Women who Met Jesus Book 1) by Lucinda A. Weeks
A Familiar Bible Story Comes to Life in a Whole New Way! Adina was raised a virtuous Jewish woman by a controlling and greedy father. She was young and in love with Yeichiel, who was a thief and a drunkard. Her father would never consider him good enough for his daughter. In order to keep Adina away from Yeichiel, her father arranges for Adina to marry to Eleazar. Eleazar was filthy rich and more [...]
 
Book: White Heaven Women - Inspired by a true story in Rheged by Jessie B Tyson
In the year 2000, Sally Witherspane returns home to White Heaven and is still haunted by persistent nightmares about evil spirits, a baby girl crushed to death at birth in 1899 and of her surviving twin sister cursed with a terrible affliction. And lastly, about Lady Constance, their fourteen-year-old mother who defies her family by keeping Beth, the surviving baby. What do Sallys bad dreams [...]
 
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: 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: 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 Undertaker - Hallowed Halls by Carmel McMurdo Audsley
Kate the undertaker always longed to be a doctor. In the 1860s in Edinburgh Scotland, despite the prestigious University of Edinburgh School of Medicine being right on her doorstep, she was not permitted to study. That didn't stop Kate from learning all she could about medicine, taking on the establishment - and solving murders.
 
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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: Deeper into the Pond - A Celebration of Femininity by Magdalena Ball and Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Thischapbook is a Military Writers' Society Award Winner. Authors Magdalena Ball and Carolyn Howard-Johnson expect this fifth in their Celebration Series of chapbooks conceived to as inexpensive gifts or super-thoughtful greeting cards to be their most successful of all. Author Nancy Famolari says, "These poems speak to all the stages of a women's lives reminding us how far we've come and how [...]
 
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: 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: 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, [...]
 
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: 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: Boudicca - Britain's Queen of the Iceni (Legendary Women of World History) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Why is The Morrigan's raven crying? Only Britons with hearts for true liberty know! In 43 CE Roman conquest of Britannia seems all but certain -- until a chance meeting between King Prasutagus of the Iceni and a runaway slave of royal descent from the Aedui tribe in Gaul changes the fate of the British islands forever. Rise up for liberty with the true story of Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the [...]
 
Book: Galveston - 1900 - Indignities Book Five - The Arrangement by N.E. Brown
The epic journey of Catherine Merit Matthews continues in N. E. Brown's fifth book of her Galveston, 1900, Indignities series. Twenty-six year old Catherine Merit Matthews is beautiful, confident, newly married, and mother to four children. Although life appears to be perfect, old memories and scars from the past continue to haunt her. Her new husband, Trent Matthews, knows she is hiding shocking [...]
 
Book: Eve, First Matriarch (Ancient Matriarchs Book 1) by Angelique Conger
Eve is a mother to us all. Here is her story of longing, anguish, and hope... Eve wants nothing more than to fulfill God's two commandments: live in absolute obedience and replenish the earth with her children. But the power of the Destroyer is strong, and when she's told she has a chance to fulfill the second commandment by breaking the first... she takes it. Expelled from a garden paradise into [...]
 


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