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The Great Level

The Great Level
  • Author(s): Stella Tillyard
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC), East Anglia
  • Era(s): Mid 17th Century

In 1649, Jan Brunt, a Dutchman, arrives in England to work on draining and developing the Great Level, an expanse of marsh in the heart of the fen country. It is here he meets Eliza, whose love overturns his...

The Great Mistake

The Great Mistake
  • Author(s): Jonathan Lee
  • Location(s): Manhattan
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

From the acclaimed author of High Dive comes an enveloping, exultant novel of New York City at the turn of the twentieth century, a story of one man’s rise to fame and fortune, and his mysterious murder. Andrew Haswell...

The Guest Book

The Guest Book
  • Author(s): Sarah Blake
  • Location(s): Maine, New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 20th/21st Century

The Miltons are a powerful old New York family – the kind of family that used to run the world. And in 1935, they still do. Kitty and Ogden Milton seem to have it all: an elegant apartment on...

The Heavens

The Heavens
  • Author(s): Sandra Newman
  • Location(s): London, New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Historical, Fiction
  • Era(s): 1593 & 2000

New York, 2000 Kate and Ben meet at a party and fall instantly, irrevocably in love. Around them, the city glows. It is the first year without a war anywhere. A woman is president, and an air of camaraderie...

The Herd

The Herd
  • Author(s): Andrea Bartz
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Why did the founder of a glamorous coworking space for women disappear? Her best friends will risk everything to uncover the truth. The name of the elite women-only coworking space stretches across the wall behind the check-in desk: THE...

The Hottest State

The Hottest State
  • Author(s): Ethan Hawke
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

In this slim debut novel, he tells a coming-of-age tale of a fairly unpleasant young actor from Texas named William who lives in Manhattan and is working his way through an ugly little relationship with a singer/songwriter named Sarah....

The House Girl

The House Girl
  • Author(s): Tara Conklin
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC), Virginia
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1852 and 2004

A stunning debut novel of love, family, and justice that intertwines the stories of an escaped house slave in 1852 Virginia and ambitious young lawyer in contemporary New York Virginia, 1852. Seventeen-year-old Josephine Bell decides to run from the...

The House Guest

The House Guest
  • Author(s): Mark Watson
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Psychological Thriller
  • Era(s): Modern

A perfect summer. A perfect stranger. A perfect nightmare. When British twenty-somethings Ruth and Adam are offered the chance to spend the summer housesitting in New York, they can’t say no. Young, in love and on the cusp of...

The House of Impossible Beauties

The House of Impossible Beauties
  • Author(s): Joseph Cassara
  • Location(s): Harlem
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1980s

A gritty and gorgeous debut inspired by the real House of Xtravaganza made famous by the seminal documentary Paris Is Burning It’s 1980 in New York City, and nowhere is the city’s glamour and energy better reflected than in the...

The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth
  • Author(s): Edith Wharton
  • Location(s): New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1870s

Edith Wharton’s dark view of society, the somber economics of marriage, and the powerlessness of the unwedded woman in the 1870s emerge dramatically in the tragic novel The House of Mirth. Faced with an array of wealthy suitors, New...

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