- Location(s): Georgia
- Genre(s): Historical, Short Stories
- Era(s): 1881
Uncle Remus is the fictional title character and narrator of a collection of black American folktales compiled and adapted by Joel Chandler Harris and published in book form in 1881. Harris was a journalist in post-Reconstruction Atlanta, and he...
- Location(s): Wisconsin
- Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
- Era(s): early 21st century
Patricia Harper is dead, killed by a hot-wired espresso machine, in Uncommon Grounds, her very own gourmet coffee store! Maggy Thorsen wants to know who killed one of her partners. Maggy needs the store to succeed. Starting over after...
- Location(s): Saudi Arabia
- Genre(s): Short Stories
- Era(s): Contemporary
It is exceedingly rare to find stories offering a portal into the exotic world of Saudi Arabia. Through exposé of life events touching eras past and present–weddings, daily duties, home-building, family excursion–the author produces the texture of a country...
- Location(s): North Carolina, Bitmore Estate
- Genre(s): Historical, Fiction, Mystery
- Era(s): 1895-96
“Crawdads meets the Crawleys…. Threaded through with a meticulously researched, well-crafted mystery, this is historical fiction at its best.” – Fiona Davis, nationally bestselling author of The Lions of Fifth Avenue From the bestselling author of A Tangled Mercy...
- Location(s): Ozieri
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): Present looking back to 1950s
For Mina, a London-based travel writer, the enigmatic silence surrounding her aunt Carmela has become a personal obsession. Carmela disappeared from her Italian hometown long ago and is mentioned only in fragments and whispers. Mina has resisted prying, respectful...