New York 1609: A Novel by Harald Johnson

New York 1609: A Novel by Harald Johnson

Summary: When Dancing Fish joins Henry Hudson’s expedition in 1609, the Native American boy doesn’t realize his way of life is in peril. First awed by these strangers, he soon discovers their dangerous side, touching off a decades-long struggle against aggressive explorers, traders, and settlers. If his own people are to survive, the boy-turned-man must…

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Somewhere Still by Denitta Ward

Summary: Employee Jean Ball quickly learns many of the secrets of the entitled guests of the elegant Empire hotel. Jean falls for the hotel owner’s son, and when her employer’s secrets are revealed Jean has to decide if loving the son is worth it. History and fiction come together in this glimpse into the culture…