Genre: General Historical

In Times of Rain and War by Camron Wright

In Times of Rain and War by Camron Wright

In September of 1940, during the Blitz in London, Audrey Stocking is blending in with other civilians who are trying to survive the nightly bombings, but she has a secret. She’s not British; she’s German and Jewish. Her fake passport and nearly perfect British accent allow her to blend into the city of London, and she works hard to help evacuate British children into the […]

April 8, 2021 / 0 Comments
A Revolution of Hearts by Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen

A Revolution of Hearts by Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen

Born to a life of wealth and status, Mademoiselle Dacia de Prideaux is every inch the glittering aristocrat. However, her brother, Marcel, is an outspoken political activist, and with the country on the verge of the French Revolution, he has made dangerous enemies—one of whom takes Marcel’s life. When Dacia is accused of the unthinkable crime, she finds refuge with her dear friend Marguerite St. […]

November 5, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Paper Daughters of Chinatown by Heather B.  Moore

The Paper Daughters of Chinatown by Heather B. Moore

When Donaldina Cameron arrives at the Occidental Mission Home for Girls in 1895, she intends to teach sewing skills to young Chinese women immigrants, but, within days, she discovers that the job is much more complicated than perfect stitches and even hems. San Francisco has a dark side, one where a powerful underground organization–the criminal tong–brings Chinese young women to America to sell them as […]

September 1, 2020 / 0 Comments
Trailing the Hunter by Heidi Eljarbo

Trailing the Hunter by Heidi Eljarbo

Opposition, courage, and determination. Not the most pleasing qualities for a young, eligible woman. But to some, her strength could mean life or death. ***1661 in Norway*** Clara Dahl has made a decision. She has seen the dread and sorrow witch-finder Angus Hill has caused in her hometown and sets out to find him. Her goal is to fight the wrongful and wicked misconceptions about […]

October 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bootleggers & Basil by E.B. Wheeler

Bootleggers & Basil by E.B. Wheeler

A Greek odyssey in 1920s Utah. When Helen immigrates from Greece to Salt Lake City only to discover that her arranged marriage has fallen through, she struggles to find purpose in a country that doesn’t seem to want her. Can fellow immigrant Demetrios convince her that the American Dream is worth fighting for? An earlier version of this novella appeared as The Picture Bride in […]

October 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
A Song for the Stars by Ilima Todd

A Song for the Stars by Ilima Todd

Inspired by a true story Hawaiian Islands, 1779 As the second daughter of a royal chief, Maile will be permitted to marry for love. Her fiancé is the best navigator in Hawaii, and he taught her everything he knows—how to feel the ocean, observe the winds, read the stars, and how to love. But when sailors from a strange place called England arrive on her […]

April 4, 2019 / 1 Comment
Letters from the Homefront by E.B. Wheeler

Letters from the Homefront by E.B. Wheeler

Evie Lewis finds little to look forward to in the Christmas of 1944. Her older brother, Albert, is missing in action in the Pacific Theater, and every day she sees the horrible effects of World War II while working at Bushnell General Military Hospital in Utah. Then, strange things begin to happen at work. Someone is going through Evie’s files, and a hospital employee may […]

October 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
Christmas Spoons by Cindy A. Christiansen

Christmas Spoons by Cindy A. Christiansen

Louise has been passed from one relative to another for years. Now, World War II has ended, she’s ready to graduate high school and wants to escape to Salt Lake City, Utah on her own. That is, until she meets Danny who has just returned from World War II. Danny longed for two years to return to his small home town. Now that he’s home, […]

October 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
One Step Enough by Carla Kelly

One Step Enough by Carla Kelly

How does life go on in the aftermath of tragedy? If it were possible for two lovers to deserve peace, Owen and Della Davis should have been the happiest couple in Utah. But after the shocking deaths of two hundred friends and miners and the dispersal of their widows and children, happiness is hard to come by. Owen has promised Della he is through with […]

June 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
American Fork by George B. Handley

American Fork by George B. Handley

Zacharias Harker is a brilliant botanist and an aging recluse. Haunted by his mistakes and living without his wife and daughter for the past twenty years, he hatches the idea to write his magnum opus, a book on the implications of climate change for humanity focused on the wildflowers of Utah’s Wasatch Mountains. Just prior to the tragedy of 9/11, he hires a young artist, […]

May 25, 2018 / 0 Comments