Death Below Stairs by Jennifer Ashley About the book: (from the publisher) Highly sought-after young cook Kat Holloway takes a position in a Mayfair mansion and soon finds herself immersed in the odd household of Lord Rankin. Kat is unbothered by the family’s eccentricities as long as they stay away from her kitchen, but trouble finds its […]
From bestselling author Susie Finkbeiner, who gave beloved Pearl Spence her incomparable voice, the poignant conclusion to A Cup of Dust and A Trail of Crumbs: A Song of Home by Susie Finkbeiner About the book: (from the publisher) Pearl Spence has finally settled into a routine in Bliss, Michigan, far from her home in Red River, Oklahoma. […]
From the bestselling author of The War Room comes a new novel for fans of Southern histfic and inspirational fiction. Under a Cloudless Sky by Chris Fabry About the book: (from the publisher) A charming and engrossing novel for fans of Southern fiction and the recent hit memoir Hillbilly Elegy about a lush and storied coal-mining town―and the good […]
Christy by Catherine Marshall About the book: (from the publisher) The train taking nineteen-year-old teacher Christy Huddleston from her home in Asheville, North Carolina, might as well be transporting her to another world. The Smoky Mountain community of Cutter Gap feels suspended in time, trapped by poverty, superstitions, and century-old traditions.
A Tangled Mercy by Joy Jordan-Lake About the book: (from the publisher) After the sudden death of her troubled mother, struggling Harvard grad student Kate Drayton walks out on her lecture—and her entire New England life. Haunted by unanswered questions and her own uncertain future, she flees to Charleston, South Carolina, the place where her parents met, convinced […]
The Space Between Words by Michèle Phoenix About the book: (from the publisher) “There were seconds, when I woke, when the world felt unshrouded. Then memory returned.” When Jessica regains consciousness in a French hospital on the day after the Paris attacks, all she can think of is fleeing the site of the horror she survived. But Patrick, the […]
Liar’s Winter: An Appalachian Novel by Cindy K. Sproles About the book: (from the publisher) “The choices you make determine who you are. Not no mark.” Lochiel Ogle was born with a red-wine birthmark—and it put her life in jeopardy from the moment she entered the world. Mountain folks called it “the mark of the devil,” […]
Loving Luther by Allison Pittman About the book: (from the publisher) Germany, 1505. In the dark of night, Katharina von Bora says the bravest good-bye a six-year-old can muster and walks away as the heavy convent gate closes behind her.
Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate About the book: (from the publisher) Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family’s Mississippi River shantyboat. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one stormy night, Rill is left in charge–until strangers arrive in force.
Introducing a new slip-time novel about two pivotal moments in our nation’s history, centuries apart. Freedom’s Ring, by debut author Heidi Chiavaroli.