1940s

B+
The Last Season

The Last Season is a beautifully written story with appeal for readers of romance and suspense alike. In the summer of 1941, from the glittering social whirl of Newport, to the fishing villages in Newport's shadow, to the nearby Naval War College, everyone is acutely aware that war is on the horizon ...

B
Hawke's Cove

Susan Wilson writes in a quiet, unassuming manner that is evocative nonetheless. In Hawke's Cove, she tells of a relationship between a man and a woman that lasts from World War II until very nearly the end of the 20th century. This author brings to life some small-town folk who, though rather ordin ...