Historical Nonfiction

The Woman in the Dunes by Kōbō Abe © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
The Woman in the Dunes by Kōbō Abe
The Woman in the Dunes, by celebrated writer and thinker Kobo Abe, combines the essence of myth, suspense and the Read more.
Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
Antonio Marez is six years old when Ultima enters his life. She is a curandera, one who heals with herbs Read more.
The Color Purple by Alice Walker © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
Set in the deep American South between the wars, it is the tale of Celie, a young black girl born Read more.
The Giver by Lois Lowry
The Giver by Lois Lowry
Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly ideal world. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver does Read more.
Victorian Parlors & Tea Parties by Patricia B. Mitchell © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
Victorian Parlors & Tea Parties by Patricia B. Mitchell
"Victorian Parlors and Tea Parties" describes "the tea meal,” especially as practiced in the American home during the Victorian period. Read more.
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green © 2018 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
A sweeping, cinematic tale about a young woman who becomes an overnight celebrity before realizing she's part of something... Read more.
The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson
An epic novel and a thrilling literary discovery, The Orphan Master's Son follows a young man's journey... Read more.
All I Want for Christmas is a Cowboy by Jessica Clare © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
All I Want for Christmas is a Cowboy by Jessica Clare
Christmas arrives early when a fateful encounter leads two strangers to unexpected love in this holiday romance. Read more.
French Exit by Patrick deWitt © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
French Exit by Patrick deWitt
From bestselling author Patrick deWitt, a brilliant and darkly comic novel about a wealthy widow and her adult son who Read more.
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
Set in the author's girlhood hometown of Lorain, Ohio, it tells the story of black, eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove. Read more.
One What Grounds by Cleo Coyle © 2018 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle
Introducing a delightful new series featuring Clare Cosi, manager of the historic Village Blend coffeehouse... Read more.
Off to Be the Wizard by Scott Meyer © 2018 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.
Off to Be the Wizard by Scott Meyer
Martin Banks is just a normal guy who has made an abnormal discovery: he can manipulate reality... Read more.