Dreamland

The year is 1911 when twenty year old heiress Peggy Batternberg is invited to spend the summer in America s Playground The invitation to the luxurious Oriental Hotel a mile from Coney Island is unwelcome Despite hailing from one of America s richest families, Peggy would much rather spend the

Cartier's Hope

From the New York Times bestselling author of the lush, romantic historical mystery Kristin Hannah, New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale Tiffany Blues, a gorgeously wrought novel following an intrepid female journalist in Gilded Age New York as she chases the story of the Hope

Run Me to Earth

From award winning author Paul Yoon comes a beautiful, aching novel about three kids orphaned in 1960s Laos and how their destinies are entwined across decades, anointed by Hernan Diaz as one of those rare novels that stays with us to become a standard with which we measure other books Alisak,

Miss Austen

A deeply imagined and deeply moving novel Reading it made me happy and weepy in equally copious amounts Karen Joy Fowler For fans of Jo Baker s Longbourn, a witty, poignant novel about Cassandra Austen and her famous sister, Jane Whoever looked at an elderly lady and saw the young heroine she

Overground Railroad: The Green Book & Roots of Black Travel in America

The first book to explore the historical role and residual impact of the Green Book, a travel guide for black motorists Published from 1936 to 1966, the Green Book was hailed as the black travel guide to America At that time, it was very dangerous and difficult for African Americans to travel

Remembrance

Remembrance by Rita Woods is a breakout historical debut with modern resonance, perfect for the many fans of The Underground Railroad and Orphan Train.Remembrance It s a rumor, a whisper passed in the fields and veiled behind sheets of laundry A hidden stop on the underground road to freedom, a