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  2. Books Published August 30, 2005

August 30, 2005

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published August 30, 2005. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in August 2005.

Book Review

Anna's Blizzard

by Deborah Jesseman

Anna Vail, the heroine of this story of hardship, courage, and growing up on the Nebraska frontier, is eleven years old in the winter of 1888. She lives in a two-room sod house on a poor prairie farm with her mother, father, and little... Read More

Book Review

Divided Loyalties

It’s the 1780s, Thomas Jefferson is governor of Virginia, the Virginia state capital is in Williamsburg, and the entire country is deeply divided. Patriot against Loyalist. Husband against wife. Eleven-year-old Teddy must somehow set... Read More

Book Review

A Tale of Two Murders

by Peyton Moss

This meticulous account of crime, courtroom drama, and punishment in seventeenth-century Dijon, France is a case study in the best sense of the term—and what a case! “The Giroux Affair” caused a sensation in its time with its... Read More

Book Review

Women in Vietnam

by Kristin Putchinksi

Although there are countless films, books, documentaries, and oral accounts of the male experience in the Vietnam War, there is little or nothing about the approximately 7,500 women who served in South Vietnam. The United States... Read More