Tag: historical fiction

Pianist in a Bordello

Pianist in a Bordello

| January 15, 2018

Pianist in a Bordello What would happen if a politician decided to tell the truth—the whole truth? Richard Youngblood, aspiring Congressman, is about to find out. He’s running on a platform of honesty and transparency—and against the advice of his friends and advisers he’s decided to start with himself. His autobiography will lay his entire […]

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He Whistles for the Cricket

He Whistles for the Cricket

| January 2, 2018

Miriam has always wanted a dog. But times are hard, and her father’s health problems mean that there’s very little money left for luxuries after feeding the family and paying for medical bills. When her neighbor’s dog has puppies, Miriam spends as much time as she can playing with them, and pretending they are hers. […]

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Belakane, The Origin of the Secret Keeper Curse

Belakane, The Origin of the Secret Keeper Curse

| December 27, 2017

Belakane lives during the terrifying age of the Salem Witch trials. And, unlike the women around her, she actually is a witch. When Belakane’s magic gets her best friend Martha accused of witchcraft, the powerful sorceress creates a risky enchantment to protect what’s left of the small group of friends who hide her secret. Will […]

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The Seasons of the EmmaLee

The Seasons of the EmmaLee

| December 23, 2017

It was the summer of 1941, in a small Northern Michigan resort town when Jonathan McKendry first saw the beautiful new summer resident, Emily Compton, on the deck of her father’s magnificent yacht, the EmmaLee. He could never imagine the betrayal, death and destruction that were about to come into his life. Jonathan is the […]

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The Munich Girl

The Munich Girl

| December 21, 2017

Anna Dahlberg grew up eating dinner under her father’s war-trophy portrait of Eva Braun. Fifty years after the war, she discovers what he never did—that her mother and Hitler’s mistress were friends. The secret surfaces with a mysterious monogrammed handkerchief, and a man, Hannes Ritter, whose Third Reich family history is entwined with Anna’s. Plunged […]

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Gumpert's Revenge

Gumpert's Revenge

| December 18, 2017

EUROPE DISCOVERED!! Team America Makes History!This is how headlines should have read in the year 1970, when the Continent of Europe was discovered officially…not by some self-important explorer by the name of Sir Jonathan Q. Europe…but by an unlikely crew of eight (Team America) brought together by a series of extraordinary circumstances. From the pages […]

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Henrietta Jones: Murder at the Moulin de la Galette

Henrietta Jones: Murder at the Moulin de la Galette

| December 7, 2017

Henrietta Jones, or Harry, is outrageous and scheming, and charms everyone she meets, as she turns the world all around into chaos in 1870s Paris. After infuriating her friend Joules, she runs off to fight on the barricades in 1871 Paris, and when that doesn’t work turns to crime. She sets up as a swindler […]

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The Reckoning

The Reckoning

| December 6, 2017

1794—Four hundred Mozambican slaves aboard the Portuguese slave ship São José Paquete de Africa, bound for Brazil, are shipwrecked at the Cape of Good Hope at the tip of Africa. Of the two hundred who survive the tempest and catastrophe, a pair evade re-capture and re-sale the next day on the town’s slave block. With […]

The Garment Maker’s Daughter

The Garment Maker’s Daughter

| December 6, 2017

The Garment Maker’s Daughter is a multigenerational saga of immigrant dreams and sweatshop realities, labor strikes and women’s rights. It is the story of Lena Rothman, a shirtwaist-maker and active suffragette whose plans get derailed when she falls in love with her best friend’s boyfriend; Jake Brenner, a passionate labor organizer determined to lead the […]

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The Nero Prediction

The Nero Prediction

| December 5, 2017

It is a time when Rome rules the world and astrologers rule Rome with their eerie doctrine that is part astronomy, part superstition and all powerful. It is 48 AD and the Romans are searching the Museum of Alexandria for a sixteen-year-old who, according to court astrologers, is destined to play a fateful role in […]

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