- Location(s): South Shields, The North East (England)
- Genre(s): Fiction
- Era(s): 1940 1954
The tear-jerking wartime tale of an orphaned baby who needs a home, and the woman who risks everything to provide it. England, 1941: Life has always been cruel to Ethel. Raised in an orphanage by a merciless mistress, she never knew...
- Location(s): Ukraine, Romania, Turkey
- Genre(s): Biography, Historical, Travelogue
- Era(s): 1800s
In nineteenth-century Eastern Europe, Jewish life was ruled by Hasidic rebbes or the traditional Mitnagdim, and religious law dictated every aspect of daily life. Secular books were forbidden; independent thinkers were threatened with moral rebuke, magical retribution, and expulsion....
- Location(s): Braslou (Indre-et-Loire)
- Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
- Era(s): Turn of the 2020s
(The Braslou Biere Chronicles #2) Burt, the hound of Beelzebub, has risen from the dead, Gadget the miniature horse has moved into the kitchen and Tommy has decided to expand his beer business, and on the advice of his...
- Location(s): Shanghai
- Genre(s): Young Adult
- Era(s): 1920s, 1927
The year is 1927, and Shanghai teeters on the edge of revolution. The heartstopping follow up to These Violent Delights, an imaginative, alluring retelling of Romeo and Juliet set in 1920s Shanghai. After sacrificing her relationship with Roma to...