16 Must-Read Books for February 2013

A novel of life during (future) wartime, a scholarly decoding of Jane Austen, historical fiction set in a Mexican border town and more captivating reads.

On the Rocks: A Willa Cather and Edith Lewis Mystery

262 pages; Arbor Farm Press
A fictionalized glimpse into the partnership between the novelist and her artist companion, who team up to solve a murder on an island in the Bay of Fundy.
— Abbe Wright