Book List in Order: 10 titles

  • What attracts most people to read a newly published book? They browse along the colorful bindings in a bookstore, pull out the titles that interest them, and read the summary. Is it a mystery, a historical, a contemporary? Is the setting of interest?...


  • this the story of a stateless Russian woman who sails from Shanghai, newly married to an American army colonel entering the United States for the first time and coping with all the cultural and personal problems that ensue....


  • The Japanese Occupation of Manchuria in the 1930's wrenched Nina from a life of luxury to poverty. Born in Harbin, a culturally Russian city peopled by stateless White Russians who had fled the Bolsheviks, she grew up under the threat of the Occupati...


  • Jim Braddock, a prominent but self-centered surgeon ignores his wife's interest in theosophy and reincarnation, leaving her to her own devices while he immerses himself in his profession. Without warning, he suffers a serious heart attack and while h...



  • Set in China, the United States,. Germany, and USSR, this is the powerful story of Vickie, a woman of indomitable will, who is yearning above all for a life of freedom and security and who must endure an autocratic mother, an alcoholic sister, a fait...


  • They were natural enemies but for one stolen moment Svetlana Ozerova found refuge and love in the arms of her captor, son of a legendary Chinese warlord. They dared to defy tradition and break every rule. Her rescue made them forbidden allies brought...


  • An epic novel based on the failed Russian revolution attempted by noblemen in December 1825. The leaders were executed, the others exiled. Irina Dolvina would follow her husband to Siberia, where she would nurse him back to health. Enduring a primiti...


  • Three generationsthey would know the splendors of Imperial Russia, the terror of exile, the Japanese occupation of China, the promise of America, and proof that sometimes a woman must love more than once to find true happiness. Winds Over Manchuri...






  • An epic novel of a woman caught in the turmoil and suffering of the Russian Revolution. With indomitable courage, she would survive the savage ordeal of the Siberian Ice March to find love and make a new life in a world utterly changed. East Lies ...