Whisky and Ice: The Saga of Ben Kerr, Canada’s Most Daring Rumrunner
- Location(s): Cambodia
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): Present day
Charlotte Fontaine’s dead-end life lacked excitement so she impulsively booked a flight to Cambodia to visit her best friend. She never imagined that sitting on a plane, struggling with her fear of flying, might lead a chance encounter with...
- Location(s): Mali
- Genre(s): Nonfiction
- Era(s): Contemporary
Whispers of a Secret God chronicles a clash of three sub-Saharan cultures battling for dominance in a tangle of drought, famine, and land rights. Slavery and dislocation have exacted a heavy toll, reshuffling ancient social boundaries and challenging long-held...
- Location(s): Glasgow
- Genre(s): Crime, Mystery, Thriller
- Era(s): 2017
When a medical whistleblower goes missing, private investigator Charlie Cameron agrees to take on the case. Gavin Law exposed a tragic case of medical malpractice but now he’s missing. It’s just another case for Glasgow PI, Charlie Cameron, until...
- Location(s): Slovenia
- Genre(s): Historical
- Era(s): WW2
Like many other countries in Europe, Slovenia suffered severe consequences during and after WWII. Many historians claim that WWII was the continuation of WWI, which had ravaged Slovenia and, in consequence, divided its territories and citizens. Before WWI, Slovenia...
White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings
- Location(s): London
- Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
- Era(s): 1880s, Modern
In this unusual novel, lain Sinclair draws a powerful portrait of London’s criminal character by mingling secrets of the modern city with menacing personas from its Victorian age. A clan of profiteering book dealers becomes obsessed with the 1888...