Lovely War

A sweeping, multi layered romance with a divine twist, by the Printz Honor winning author of The Passion of Dolssa, set in the perilous days of World Wars I and II n nIt s 1917, and World War I is at its zenith when Hazel and James first catch sight of each other at a London party She s a shy and ta

A Cup of Tea

Rosemary Fell was born into privilege She has wealth, well connected friends, and a handsome fiance, Philip Alsop Finally she has everything she wants n nIt is then, in a moment of beneficence, that Rosemary invites Eleanor Smith, a penniless young woman she sees under a streetlamp in the rain, int

Growth of the Soil

A grand, sweeping saga of sacrifice and struggle, this epic tale recaptures the world of Norwegian homesteaders at the turn of the 20th century It created an international sensation upon first publication and led to the author s 1920 Nobel Prize in Literature Rich in symbolism, it continues to res

A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse Set against the looming horrors of the battlefield the weary, demoralized men marching in the rain during the German attack on Caporetto the profound s

The Ivory Tower

In 1914, Henry James began work on a major novel about the immense new fortunes of America s Gilded Age After an absence of than twenty years, James had returned for a visit to his native country what he found there filled him with profound dismay In The Ivory Tower, his last book, the chara