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The Woman Who Fell from the Sky

The Woman Who Fell from the Sky
  • Author(s): Jennifer Steil
  • Location(s): Yemen
  • Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
  • Era(s): early 21st century

“I had no idea how to find my way around this medieval city. It was getting dark. I was tired. I didn’t speak Arabic. I was a little frightened. But hadn’t I battled scorpions in the wilds of Costa...

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The Woman Who Ran

The Woman Who Ran
  • Author(s): Sam Baker
  • Location(s): Yorkshire
  • Genre(s): Mystery
  • Era(s): Modern

What is making Helen Graham so jumpy and evasive? Newly arrived in a tiny Yorkshire village, she finds the locals’ curiosity her worst nightmare. Looking over her shoulder every day, she tries to piece together her past before it...

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The Woman with a Bullet in Her Leg

The Woman with a Bullet in Her Leg
  • Author(s): Cal Smyth
  • Location(s): Austria, Belgrade
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): 90s - present day

In the aftermath of the Balkan wars, Belgrade is a dangerous place. In a city numbed by the horrors of war, soldiers turned gangsters rule the criminal underworld through fear and unrelenting violence. For those living between the cracks,...

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The Women Friends Selina

The Women Friends Selina
  • Author(s): Emma Rose Millar, Miriam Drori
  • Location(s): Tyrol, Vienna
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 1918-1936

**FINALIST: The Chanticleer Goethe Awards for Late Historical Fiction** Who is the young woman with the haunting gaze in Gustav Klimt’s 1917 masterpiece, The Women Friends? Selina Brunner is running from the demons of her past, cut off from...

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The Wonga Coup

The Wonga Coup
  • Author(s): Adam Roberts
  • Location(s): Equatorial Guinea
  • Genre(s): Nonfiction
  • Era(s): 1970s

Equatorial Guinea is a tiny country roughly the size of the state of Maryland. Humid, jungle covered, and rife with unpleasant diseases, natives call it Devil Island. Its president in 2004, Obiang Nguema, had been accused of cannibalism, belief...

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The Woods

The Woods
  • Author(s): Harlan Coben
  • Location(s): Newark
  • Genre(s): Mystery
  • Era(s): Modern

Twenty years ago, four teenagers at summer camp walked into the woods at night. Two were found murdered, and the others were never seen again. Four families had their lives changed forever. Now, two decades later, they are about...

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The Word for Woman is Wilderness

The Word for Woman is Wilderness
  • Author(s): Abi Andrews
  • Location(s): Alaska
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Erin is 19. She’s never really left England, but she has watched Bear Grylls and wonders why it’s always men who get to go on all the cool wilderness adventures. So Erin sets off on a voyage into the...

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The Word Is Murder

The Word Is Murder
  • Author(s): Anthony Horowitz
  • Location(s): London
  • Genre(s): Mystery
  • Era(s): Modern

One bright spring morning in London, Diana Cowper – the wealthy mother of a famous actor – enters a funeral parlor. She is there to plan her own service. Six hours later she is found dead, strangled with a...

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The Words I Never Wrote

The Words I Never Wrote
  • Author(s): Jane Thynne
  • Location(s): Berlin, New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): Present Day, WW2

New York, present day: On a whim, Juno Lambert buys a 1931 Underwood typewriter that once belonged to celebrated journalist Cordelia Capel. Within its case she discovers an unfinished novel, igniting a transatlantic journey to fill the gaps in...

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The World Before This One

The World Before This One
  • Author(s): Rafe Martin
  • Location(s): New York State
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): Prehistoric

Crow is a Seneca boy, coming of age in a time of war, in a time before stories. Cast out of the Seneca tribe, Crow and his grandmother struggle merely to find enough food to make it through the...

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