New York 1609 – Harald Johnson

Summary: This novel tells the story of the birth of New York, from its early days in 1609 and the arrival of Henry Hudson on the river that now bears his name, to the emergence and consolidation of the Dutch in the late 1640’s. It is told, in the third person, primarily from the point … Continue reading New York 1609 – Harald Johnson

Coming Home To Island House – Erica James

In the summer of 1939, Romily and Jack Devereux return to Island House, a newly married couple, Romily a woman with a serious thirst for risk and adventure, but typifying in her approach and demeanour the forthright and perceived resilient nature of the pre-war generation, Jack a charismatic older man, both in a marriage that … Continue reading Coming Home To Island House – Erica James