Books by Katie Hickman

THE PINDAR DIAMOND by Katie Hickman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 17, 2010

"The plot is as murky as the giant rock's provenance, but the supple prose invites the reader to double back for clues. The ending, though, skirts a fine line between predictability and anticlimax."
Masks, courtesans, nefarious plots, plague—Hickman's (The Aviary Gate, 2008, etc.) panorama of early-17th-century Venice has it all. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 6, 2001

"Tales of courage and fortitude—a stiff upper lip, if you will—that should appeal to Anglophiles as well as students of history and women's studies. (16 pp. b&w photos, not seen)"
An inside view of the lives and responsibilities of the valiant women who married officers of the British Foreign Service, where rules were rigid but creativity counted for a lot. Read full book review >