The Undertaker’s Assistant by Amanda Skenandore

Release Date: July 30, 2019 Effie Jones was an escaped slave raised by an army surgeon and his wife. During her time in Indiana, she learned to read and write while gaining life skills living with a doctor. She eventually returns to her native New Orleans during the reconstruction era seeking work as an embalmer.  Her motivation is to trace her roots and to reconnect … Continue reading The Undertaker’s Assistant by Amanda Skenandore

Lady Clementine by Marie Benedict

Release Date: January 7, 2020 In September 1908, 23-year-old Clementine Hozier became Mrs. Winston Churchill. As a powerful statesman’s wife, Clementine was expected to be an intuitive and devoted woman playing a supporting role to her husband’s endeavors. However, Clementine Churchill would be more than just the woman behind one of history’s most powerful men.  Through the decades of Winston’s political prowess and key military … Continue reading Lady Clementine by Marie Benedict

Park Avenue Summer by Renee Rosen

Release Date: April 30, 2019   Alice Weiss is an aspiring photographer looking for a job in New York City. She moved from Ohio hoping that a family connection would provide a job. With limited experience, Alice finds employment at Cosmopolitan magazine. Her new role is the secretary to Helen Gurley Brown who is their first woman editor in chief. In the mid-1960s Helen Gurley … Continue reading Park Avenue Summer by Renee Rosen

Book Spotlight: Milady by Laura L. Sullivan

Release Date: July 2, 2019 About The Book: From the glittering ballrooms of 17th Century England to the dangerous intrigues of the French court, Laura L. Sullivan brings an unlikely heroine to the page, turning on its head everything we’ve been told about The Three Musketeers and their ultimate rival. I’ve gone by many names, though you most likely know me as Milady de Winter: … Continue reading Book Spotlight: Milady by Laura L. Sullivan

Gold Digger: The Remarkable Baby Doe Tabor by Rebecca Rosenberg

Release Date: May 28, 2019 Newlyweds Elizabeth “Baby Doe” and Harvey Doe travel to Colorado in 1878 to manage a gold mine belonging to Harvey’s father.  Baby Doe is counting on their success to help support her parents in Wisconsin. Harvey proves to be inept at management and his poor work ethic forces Baby Doe to get involved in the daily operations. Harveys eventually abandons … Continue reading Gold Digger: The Remarkable Baby Doe Tabor by Rebecca Rosenberg

The Summer I Met Jack by Michelle Gable

Paperback Release Date: May 21, 2019 A displaced person struggling to hold her own, the beautiful Polish immigrant Alicia Darr is hired by the Kennedys as a maid. She is entranced by their charismatic son Jack, beginning her on a whirlwind romance with dramatic highs and lows. The couple gets engaged, but Alicia’s hidden past proves unacceptable to the influential Kennedy family. From war-torn Europe … Continue reading The Summer I Met Jack by Michelle Gable

Code Girls by Liza Mundy

Paperback Release: 10/2/18 Beginning in 1941 secret letters were sent across the country to women attending college requesting their service for the war effort. Tens of thousands of women from prestigious northeastern colleges, southern teaching schools, and many other walks of life answered the calls of the U.S Navy and Army to serve as code breakers during World War II. These unsung heroes left their … Continue reading Code Girls by Liza Mundy

The Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis

Release Date: July 30, 2019   Hazel Ripley left her unfulfilling career as a constant understudy to join the USO Tour during World War II. Her new job takes her to the Old World where she meets Maxine Mead, a vivacious and outspoken actress. The two women bond over their love of theater and mutual formative experiences in Italy. Their friendship endures beyond their stint … Continue reading The Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis