- Location(s): Massachusetts
- Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
- Era(s): Colonial America
In the harsh wilderness of colonial Massachusetts, Martha Allen works as a servant in her cousin’s household, taking charge and locking wills with everyone. Thomas Carrier labors for the family and is known both for his immense strength and...
- Location(s): New Mexico
- Genre(s): Children
- Era(s): 1880's
The Wolves of Currumpaw is a beautifully illustrated modern re-telling of Ernest Thompson Seton’s epic wilderness drama “Lobo, the King of Currumpaw,” originally published in 1898. Set in the dying days of the old west, Seton’s drama unfolds in...
- Location(s): London
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): Modern
The woman is Madelene, rich, beautiful and alcoholic; the ape, intelligent and illegally imported to London by Madelene’s husband Burden. Burden has plans, so does Madelene, and so, as it happens, does the ape. This most controversial of Høeg’s...