Island of Sweet Pies and Soldiers by Sara Ackerman
A year after her husband went missing, Violet Iverson is still dealing with unanswered questions about his disappearance. Suspicious that her daughter may know more than she’s letting onto, Violet can’t shake the feeling something bad has happened. Through the opening of a pie stand near the military base and a new interest in a bold marine, Violet will do everything in her power to keep her life from falling to pieces yet again in this alluring World War II novel.
Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton
A story told both in the past and present, Marisol Ferrera will travel to Havana to spread the ashes of her beloved grandmother and learn a thing or two along the way. While in Havana, Marisol will uncover secrets from her family’s past and when she meets a mysterious man who seems to be harboring his own secrets, she’ll use her knowledge of her grandmother’s past to handle the tricky love connection.