Night Bird Calling

Night Bird Calling by Cathy Gohlke: When Lilliana Swope’s beloved mother dies, Lilliana gathers her last ounce of courage and flees her abusive husband for the home of her only living relative in the foothills of No Creek, North Carolina. Though Hyacinth Belvidere hasn’t seen Lilliana since she was five, she offers her cherished great-niece a safe harbor. Their joyful reunion inspires plans to revive Aunt Hyacinth’s estate and open a public library where everyone is welcome, no matter the color of their skin.

Saving Amelie

Married to SS officer Gerhardt Schlick, Kristine sees the dark tides turning and fears her husband views their daughter, Amelie -- deaf since birth -- as a blight on his Aryan bloodline.

Promise Me This

When Annie's letters mysteriously stop, Michael risks everything to fulfill his promise'and find the woman he's grown to love'before she's lost forever.