The Suicide of Abraham Lincoln by Eugene Roome

Summary: A deathly-ill Abraham Lincoln arranges his own demise. The Knights of the Golden Circle race to decapitate the Federal Government and continue the Civil War. This novel incorporates eyewitness accounts and links together known but incongruent Lincoln assassination facts. This is a mystery novel, a love story and action/adventure tale all based on George…

The Second Cup by Sarah Marie Graye

The Second Cup by Sarah Marie Graye

Summary: Faye’s heart still belongs to her first love, Jack. She knows he might have moved on, but she decides to track him down anyway. Nothing prepares her for the news that he’s taken his own life. When she tells her friends about Jack’s suicide, the news ripples through their lives too. The Second Cup…

Before the Court of Heaven by Jack Mayer

Before the Court of Heaven by Jack Mayer

Summary: After Germany’s defeat during World War I, Ernst Techow is recruited into a clandestine assassination network bent on destroying Germany’s fledgling democracy. He participates in the murder of the highest-ranking Jew in the Weimar Republic and eventually finds himself on trial for the crime. He receives an unfathomable offer of forgiveness that sets him…

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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…

Swiggers: A Short Story by Joey Pinkney

Swiggers: A Short Story by Joey Pinkney

Summary: Life-after-retirement for Theodore Roosevelt Washington (aka Teddy) centers around hanging out with the other rowdy old men in front of Pee Wee’s Market. Cracking jokes, drinking liquor and flirting with the young women may change for the crew now that the corner store is under new management. According to the author, this book contains…