In 1794 England, the rich and beautiful Sovay, disguised as a highwayman, acquires papers that could lead to her father's arrest for treason, and soon her newly-awakened political consciousness leads her and a compatriot to France during the Revolution.
Fangirl Author: Rainbow Rowell Published: September 2013 by St. Martin’s Griffin GoodReads Summary: A coming-of-age tale of fan fiction, family and first love. Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan . But for Cath, [.
Frog Music: A Novel by Emma Donoghue, Burlesque dancer Blanche Beunon tries to discover who murdered her friend Jenny, who was shot through a window in a railroad saloon in 1876 San Francisco, amidst a record-breaking heat wave and smallpox epidemic.
Lincoln's Rival, by Jennifer Chiaverini. (Dutton, This book reveals the famous First Lady's very public social and political contest with Kate Chase Sprague, memorialized as 'one of the most remarkable women ever known to Washington society.