More to explore:
Lost Love and Shipwrecked: Madeline Pike Finds Hope in the New Land by Cathy Lynn Bryant, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00A3MITQM/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_2AMdsb0PRBHD2
"The Woman Who Lost Her Soul" by Bob Shacochis; A messy, sprawling masterpiece overflowing with existential angst AND a zest for life, this novel of war, despair, cynicism, and desire will enthrall you.
Hopeful: Return to Sugarcreek, Book One by Shelley Shepard Gray, www.amazon.com
Without a Summer (Glamourist Histories): Mary Robinette Kowal: 9780765334152: Amazon.com: Books
My recent Amana book. Hope you'll find it worth reading. :)
The Borrowers, by Mary Norton | 38 Perfect Books To Read Aloud With Kids
My Name Is Mary Sutter By Robin Oliveira. About a nurse midwife who wanted to become a surgeon during the Civil War.
Mary Alice Monroe never disappoints...I think I read this, but I don't remember...it sounds familiar!
$0.99! The Expat Diaries: Single in the City by Michele Gorman, www.amazon.com/...
Nancy Drew for grown-up girls: The Secret Life of Violet Grant by Beatriz Williams is a perfect blend of screwball romance and family intrigue...