“The German Girl” is a work of historical fiction, and is centred around the theme of loss. It interweaves the story of Hannah, a twelve-year old girl, forced to flee Berlin with her family…..
This book is a heartbreaking and fictional narrative of the life of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797), who is considered the world’s first feminist.
Four unlikely companions – a boy, a mole, a fox, and a horse – meet and share confidences, philosophies, and wisdom with each other. The themes interwoven throughout are those of love, friendship, courage, kindness, and support.
A luxury yacht with celebrities and dignitaries aboard explodes and sinks off the coast of Cape Verde. Nine survivors find themselves adrift in a lifeboat with no rescue ships in sight.
“I do not want the Baby Jesus to freeze.” Angela’s words are the central theme to this Christmas story written by Frank McCourt about his mother as a child.
“The Gauguin Connection” is the first in a series of Genevieve Lenard books by Estelle Ryan. Genevieve Lenard is employed by a company in France that insures rare, original works of art.
Louise Penny’s novel leads us back to the fictional village of Three Pines in Quebec’s Eastern Townships and all the characters we have met in her previous novels. As in all of her novels, there is a murder!
Four residents of a retirement home jump at the chance to solve a murder. Osman has written a clever, witty and offbeat story, devoid of the characteristic darker fiction crime.
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A modern-day novel set against the backdrop of World War II events.
A riveting story of a mother and son fleeing the Mexican cartel.
An intriguing mystery set in the English countryside with witty writing.
A warm, funny novel that causes us to reflect on our own lives.
An elderly woman ready to leave this moronic world finds happiness.
A novel based on the true story of the pack horse librarians of rural Kentucky.
A former Chicago detective retires to a quiet Irish village. But things change.
An unforgettable true saga of adventure and friendship between a man and his dog.
An aging Civil War Capt escorts an orphaned young girl across untamed, wild Texas.
In an Irish maternity ward, expectant mothers have come down with the Spanish Flu.
Chief Inspector Gamache, on vacation in Paris, discovers a secret kept for decades.
Eleanor is a social misfit, is very intelligent and a little eccentric. Her life is about to change.