• Friends of the Wigwam
      by John William Huelskamp
      $16.95
      Air Date/Time September 20, 3:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 384 pages, paperback, Barrington Group

      FRIENDS OF THE WIGWAM is a historical novel and love story about six young friends whose innocence is stripped from them seemingly overnight in the brutal setting of the American Civil War.

      Meticulously researched and based on real-life people and true events, FRIENDS OF THE WIGWAM spans 1857-1865 and introduces you to the courageous men and women from Illinois who staged...Learn More

    • The Great Believers
      by Rebecca Makkai
      $27
      Air Date/Time September 12, 3 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 432 pages, hardcover, Viking

      A dazzling new novel of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss set in 1980s Chicago and contemporary Paris, by the acclaimed author Rebecca Makkai

      In 1985, Yale Tishman, the development director for an art gallery in Chicago, is about to pull off an amazing coup, bringing in an extraordinary collection of 1920s paintings as a gift to the gallery. Yet...Learn More

    • Big Guns
      by Steve Israel
      $26.00
      Air Date/Time May 17, 3:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 320 pages, hardcover

      From Steve Israel, the congressman-turned-novelist who writes “in the full-tilt style of Carl Hiaasen” (The Washington Post), comes a comic tale about the mighty firearm industry, a small Long Island town, and Washington politics.

      When Chicago’s Mayor Michael Rodriguez starts a national campaign to ban handguns from America’s cities, towns, and villages, Otis Cogsworth, the wealthy chairman and CEO of Cogsworth International Arms worries about the...Learn More

    • Be Frank With Me
      by Julia Claiborne Johnson
      $25.99
      Air Date/Time: May 10, 3:30pm (Central)
      304, hardcover

      Reclusive literary legend M. M. “Mimi” Banning has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years. But after falling prey to a Bernie Madoff-style ponzi scheme, she’s flat broke. Now Mimi must write a new book for the first time in decades, and to ensure the timely delivery of her manuscript, her New York publisher sends an assistant to monitor her progress. The prickly Mimi reluctantly...Learn More

    • The Girls In The Picture
      by Melanie Benjamin
      $28.00
      Air Date/Time: February 22, 3:00pm (Central)
      448p, hardcover

      It is 1914, and twenty-five-year-old Frances Marion has left her (second) husband and her Northern California home for the lure of Los Angeles, where she is determined to live independently as an artist. But the word on everyone’s lips these days is “flickers”—the silent moving pictures enthralling theatergoers. Turn any corner in this burgeoning town and you’ll find made-up actors running around, as a movie camera captures it all.

      In...Learn More

    • The Story of Arthur Truluv
      By Elizabeth Berg
      $26.00
      Air Date/Time January 18, 2pm (Central)
      1st ed., 240 p., hardcover

      “I dare you to read this novel and not fall in love with Arthur Truluv. His story will make you laugh and cry, and will show you a love that never ends, and what it means to be truly human.”—Fannie Flagg

      An emotionally powerful novel about three people who each lose the one they love most, only to find second chances where they least expect them

      ...Learn More
    • The Simplicity of Cider

      The Simplicity of Cider
      by Amy Reichert
      $28.00
      Air Date/Time September 12, 12pm (Central)
      1st ed., 336 pages., cloth

      A Simple Life
      Focused and unassuming fifth generation cider-maker Sanna Lund has one desire: to live a simple, quiet life on her family’s apple orchard in Door County, Wisconsin. Although her business is struggling, Sanna remains fiercely devoted to the orchard, despite her brother’s attempts to convince their aging father to sell the land.

      Fleeing Heartbreak
      Single dad Isaac Banks has spent years trying...Learn More