|The Last Runaway||Tracy Chevalier||
THE LAST RUNAWAY tells of a young Quaker woman who arrives in the American Midwest in the 1850s to find life very different from her home across the Atlantic. She is drawn into helping slaves escape on the Underground Railway and discovers principles count for little, even within a religious community famed for...
|New Boy||Tracy Chevalier||
NEW BOY is Tracy Chevalier's retelling of Shakespeare's Othello on an elementary school playground of the 1970s. The Hogarth series and the world class authors chosen for the task, translate the Bard's work into stories all readers will appreciate.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand...
|Switchboard Soldiers||Jennifer Chiaverini||
SWITCHBOARD SOLDIERS is the untold story of America's young women who went to the battlefields of Europe in World War One to set up communication lines between General Pershing, his officers and the men in the trenches. Considering the restrictions on the lives of these gals at this time, their essential role in the...
|Blue Moon: A Jack Reacher Novel||Lee Child||
|Night School||Lee Child||
NIGHT SCHOOL finds Jack Reacher back in the classroom learning how to track down a Jihadist.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed by Lee Child at his New York office on a page that was bound into the book. It is a new, unread, unopened first edition with a "Signed Copy"...
|No Plan B||Child, Lee Child, Andrew|
|The Ex-Suicide: A Mountain Brook Novel||Katherine Clark||
THE EX-SUICIDE: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL is focused on the house previously occupied by the famous writer, Walker Percy, where his father committed suicide. The storyline follows a young man who is reluctant to accept the reins of the family business his parents are anxious to turn over. An old flame shows then enters...
|All the Governor's Men||Katherine Clark||
ALL THE GOVERNOR'S MEN: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL with a foreword by Pat Conroy, is a fictional account of George Wallace's run for Governor in 1982 when he faces a young progressive. This darkly comic novel with an unspoken sexual overtone depicts the social and political landscape of Alabama that is like no other, and...
|The Harvard Bride: A Mountain Brook Novel||Katherine Clark||
THE HARVARD BRIDE: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL opens to a lavish Mountain Brook wedding and this delightful book truly explains life in one of the of the country's most affluent areas, and the deep South roots that rule the roost.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed by Katherine...
|The Postmistress of Paris||Meg Waite Clayton||
THE POSTMISTRESS OF PARIS is the haunting book that has captivated the nation. Based of the true life story of an American heiress who risked her life to smuggle artists and intellectuals out of occupied France, this page-turner follows the dangerous adventures that take place under the Nazi's noses. It is one of the...