Foreword Reviews

The Weight of Smoke

2006 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Historical (Adult Fiction)
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The first novel of a trilogy about the lives of Captain John Smith and Sir Francis Drake, this is an ambitious, if sometimes problematic, book. Its title refers to tobacco, a crop indigenous to the New World, a substance sacred to the Native tribes, and a new, very fashionable luxury in late... Read More