Literary Fiction

Sweet Caress William Boyd

SWEET CARESS is a magnificent pretend biography of a risk-taking photographer with a hunger for experience. Because of a dozen photographs through the novel, the reader is spellbound in trying to make this a real story. Brilliant writing!

 

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San Miguel T C Boyle

SAN MIGUEL is set on a desolate island in Southern California and tells of two families struggles for new beginnings. The story evolves from the 1880s through the 1930s, and is told by strong-willed, determined women.

 

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The Harder They Come T C Boyle

THE HARDER THEY COME is inspired by a true story set in Northern California that explores the roots of violence and anti-authoritarianism INHERENT in the American character.

 

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Horse Geraldine Brooks

HORSE is a powerful story based on the historical facts surrounding one of the most remarkable thoroughbreds ever to run a race. This page-turner narrates its tale from before the Civil War up to the present. The reader is treated to glimpses of slavery, horse-trading, art, and moden day science. The odds are heavy...

The Lowering Days Gregory Brown

THE LOWERING DAYS is a masterful debut novel that explores Native American culture transitioning to the modern world. The story is set in the last decades of the twentieth century in a magical patch of Maine, where a family has settled in ancetral territory.

 

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The Empire of Night Robert Olen Butler

THE EMPIRE OF NIGHT is another in the Christopher Marlow Cobb exciting adventures of  a newspaperman turned spy who this time is thrown together with another secret agent - his own mother. Kit Cobb and his mother risk all in Berlin during World War I.

 

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Perfume River Robert Olen Butler

PERFUME RIVER examines family ties with flashbacks from the Viet Nam War. The author's experience as an Army intelligence agent during that period gives him a great advantage in creating what many critics say is best novel yet by the Pulitzer Prize winner.  This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless...

The Star of Istanbul Robert Olen Butler

STAR OF ISTANBUL is another in the Christopher Marlow Cobb  exciting adventures of a newspaperman turned spy who in this story is aboard the ill fated Lusitania following a German agent during World War I.  This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best...

Beautiful Little Fools Jillian Cantor

BEAUTIFUL LITTLE FOOLS is a delicious retelling of The Great Gatsby. This exciting tale rivals the original in explaining the glittering Jazz Age with all its money, power, desire and even murder.

 

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This Dark Road to Mercy Wiley Cash

THIS DARK ROAD TO MERCY is a mesmerizing account of a father who steals away his two daughters from foster care. It is heartbreaking and captivating as evidence points to the father being involved in a multi-million dollar robbery.

 

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