Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction

IN THE WOLF'S MOUTH
ADAM FOULDS    Book Number: 81978
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In the last days of WW2, the novel follows the Allies' liberation of Sicily and North Africa as the region moves from total war to uneasy peace. Will, a callow British officer, plays at being a st...
AT THE EDGE OF THE ORCHARD
TRACY CHEVALIER    Book Number: 82346
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By the author of 'Girl With A Pearl Earring', here is a riveting drama of a pioneer family on the American frontier. 1838. James and Sadie Goodenough have settled where their wagon got stuck in th...
BROTHER OF FIRE: The Mozart Series
CHRISTIAN JACQ    Book Number: 82473
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The author of the Ramses series weaves a fascinating tale revealing the long-hidden truth about the great composer Mozart. Vienna 1785. Thamos, Count of Thebes, one of the last members of a spiri...
HAREM MIDWIFE
ROBERTA RICH    Book Number: 82491
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In the opulent royal palace of Murat III on the shores of Constantinople, midwife Hannah Levi is charged with ensuring the Sultan's harem provides him with a male heir. Safiye had more to worry ab...
DESTINY'S PATH
ANNA JACOBS    Book Number: 82632
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Three Blake sisters remain in the Swan River Colony in 1866, and two of them are happy to build new lives there. The third, Xanthe, yearns to travel, but even if she could afford it, would her belo...
EARTHLY JOYS
PHILIPPA GREGORY    Book Number: 82901
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By the author of 'The Other Boleyn Girl', here is top league historical fiction. John Tradescant is uniquely skilled at collecting, raising and nurturing plants and his practical good sense makes ...
LAST SEEN IN MASSILIA
STEVEN SAYLOR    Book Number: 82924
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A Civil War between Caesar and Pompey engulfs the Roman world and Gordianus receives an anonymous message informing him of the death of his son Meto who has been working as a double agent for Caesa...
VIRGIN EARTH
PHILIPPA GREGORY    Book Number: 82962
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John Tradescant the Younger has inherited his father's unique collection of plants along with his unerring ability to nurture them. But as gardener to Charles I he confronts an unbearable dilemma ...
IN THE NAME OF THE FAMILY
SARAH DUNANT    Book Number: 82696
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Sub-titled 'A Novel of Machiavelli and the Borgias', Amanda Foreman says. 'Dunant writes like a painter and thinks like a philosopher.' Machiavelli said 'It is better to be feared than loved.' Th...
MASTER OF SHADOWS
NEIL OLIVER    Book Number: 82712
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Written by the long-haired TV presenter of 'A History of Scotland', here is a big 'delicious gulp of action and mystery.' 1453. John Grant travels from his humble home in Scotland to the glitteri...
PROUD OF YOU
MARY WOOD    Book Number: 82820
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Alice, an upper-class Londoner, is recruited into the Special Operations Executive and sent to Paris where she meets Gertrude, an ex-prostitute working for the Resistance Movement. Together they d...
BELGRAVIA
JULIAN FELLOWES    Book Number: 82700
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'Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes is bringing back the serialised novel... Set in the grand houses of 1840s London, this historical drama is full of secrets revealed as the fortunes of aristoc...
SWEET GIRL
ANNABEL LYON    Book Number: 83460
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Aristotle has never been able to resist another keen mind, even in his own daughter, a young girl who should be content with the kitchen and childbearing. But his little Pytho is able to best his ...
TAI-PAN
JAMES CLAVELL    Book Number: 83456
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A companion to Shogun code 83455, this international bestseller is set in the turbulent days of the founding of Hong Kong in the 1840s. It is the story of Dirk Struan, the ruler, the tai-pan of th...
FLOATING BOOK
MICHELLE LOVRIC    Book Number: 83649
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Venice, 1468. Sosia Simeon, a free-spirited sensualist, is the lover of many men in the fabled city although she is married to one she despises. On the edge of the Grand Canal, Wendelin von Speyer...
THISTLE AND THE ROSE
JEAN PLAIDY    Book Number: 83683
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When King Henry VII negotiates peace with Scotland, his daughter's hand in marriage to James IV is the ultimate prize. A true princess, Margaret Tudor leaves her beloved England and accepts her fa...