Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction

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CLEOPATRA'S SHADOWS
EMILY HOLLEMAN    Book Number: 81118
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A powerful work of historic fiction which reimagines Cleopatra's rise to power through the eyes of her forgotten younger sister Arsinoe. Abandoned by her beloved older sister Cleopatra and an indi...
WARS OF THE ROSES: Stormbird
CONN IGGULDEN    Book Number: 81009
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A brilliant historical novel about two families plunged into a devastating, decades long civil war. In 1437, the Lancaster King Henry VI ascends the throne in England after years of semi-peaceful ...
EMPEROR: The Gates of Rome
CONN IGGULDEN    Book Number: 81284
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The ultimate Rome story for all Gladiators. From the spectacle of gladiatorial combat to the intrigue of the Senate, from the foreign wars that secure the power of the empire to the betrayals that...
SHAKESPEARE'S REBEL
C. C. HUMPHREYS    Book Number: 81421
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Set in London 1599. Elizabeth's last great love, the disgraced Earl of Essex, is plotting a revolution. John Lawley may be the Earl's reluctant follower, and the realm's finest swordsman, but he ...
ALEXANDER: Child of a Dream
Valerio Massimo Manfredi     Book Number: 81467
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From the bestselling trilogy, this is the first volume of brutal passion and grand adventure in ancient Greece. Who could have been born to conquer the world other than a god? A boy, born to be a...
GUERNICA
Dave Boling    Book Number: 81477
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If you have ever wondered what Picasso wanted to say with his violent, angular painting, this epic novel says it in words. In 1935, Miguel Navarro finds himself in conflict with the Spanish Civil ...
DOVEKEEPERS
ALICE HOFFMAN    Book Number: 81764
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Masada - in 70AD, 900 Jews held out for months against armies of Romans on a mountainside. Two women and five children survived. Based on this tragic and iconic event, this novel is a spellbindin...
SPANISH QUEEN: A Novel of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon
CAROLLY ERICKSON    Book Number: 81811
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When the young Catherine of Aragon was sent from Spain to marry the juvenile weak English Prince Arthur she loved him from first sight, and was full of hope and anticipation for a lengthy, happy ma...
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...
PASSIONS OF DR. DARCY
SHARON LATHAN    Book Number: 81601
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While Fitzwilliam Darcy is enjoying an idyllic childhood at Pemberley, his vibrant and beloved uncle Dr George Darcy becomes one of the most renowned young physicians of the day. Determined to do ...
BLOCKADE RUNNER
DAVID KENT-LEMON    Book Number: 82325
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A dramatic and realistic novel set in the American Civil War. It's 1861 and Tom Wells is in pursuit of a girl from North Carolina. He accepts an offer from his employer to leave his job as an off...
KITTY PECK AND THE CHILD OF ILL FORTUNE
KATE GRIFFIN    Book Number: 82407
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The award-winning crime writer evokes all the squalor, filth and depravity of (local-to-Bibliophile) Victorian Limehouse. Lady Ginger's patch was called Paradise and she ruled it like Queen Victor...
RESOLUTION
A. N. WILSON    Book Number: 82413
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The genius polymath has written a novel of the boy who sailed with Captain Cook. A. N. Wilson's powerful novel explores the life and times of one of Britain's greatest explorers, Captain Cook, and...
SIGNS FOR LOST CHILDREN
SARAH MOSS    Book Number: 82415
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An exquisite novel set in the 1880s. 'The red maple leaves are bright as blood against the greens of a Cornish garden. The rabbits don't take cover there, as they know what's foreign. Sparrows and...
AMHERST
WILLIAM NICHOLSON    Book Number: 82345
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By the novelist of Motherland, told in alternating chapters between the past and present and using the poems of Emily Dickinson throughout his work, the novel deftly explores the timeless torments ...
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...
BETWEEN TWO FIRES
MARK NOCE    Book Number: 82348
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Reminiscent of A Game of Thrones and set in medieval Wales on the brink of invasion, this epic historical novel is about a princess torn between love and duty. The year is 597, and Saxon Barbarian...
THREE SISTERS, THREE QUEENS
PHILIPPA GREGORY    Book Number: 82353
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American imported edition with regal rose decorative endpapers, desirable deckled roughcut pages. When Katherine of Aragon is brought to the Tudor court as a young bride, the oldest princess, Marg...
BOY CAESAR
JEREMY REED    Book Number: 82471
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AD 218, Rome. Helio Gabalus becomes Emperor of Rome at the age of 14, beginning a three year reign of legendary decadence that ends with his murder in the palace latrines. AD 200 London. Jim has...
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...
KATHERINE THE VIRGIN WIDOW
JEAN PLAIDY    Book Number: 82497
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The young Spanish widow Katherine of Aragon has become the pawn between two powerful monarchies. After less than a year as the wife of the frail Prince Arthur, the question of whether the marriage ...
MILL FOR GRINDING OLD PEOPLE YOUNG
GLENN PATTERSON    Book Number: 82506
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'Patterson is Northern Ireland's prose laureate.' - Will Self. He uses his descriptive powers to his advantage as he takes his hero through the dark alleys, uncertain streets and floating populati...
ROYAL ROAD TO FOTHERINGAY
JEAN PLAIDY    Book Number: 82514
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At just six days old, Mary Stuart became Queen of Scots. At just six weeks old, she was betrothed to the Dauphin François, the future King of France. Reluctantly leaving Scotland, Mary is raised ...
SAINT THOMAS'S EVE
JEAN PLAIDY    Book Number: 82515
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Henry VII once warned his son, the future king of England, not to trust Thomas More. Years later that same son made More his confidant and advisor. But the allegiance is dangerous and one-sided. ...
SHADOW OF THE POMEGRANATE
JEAN PLAIDY    Book Number: 82519
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Whilst the young Henry VIII basks in the pageants and games of his glittering court, his doting queen's health and fortunes fade. His affection for his older wife soon strays and the neglected Kat...
JOHN THE PUPIL
DAVID FLUSFEDER    Book Number: 82547
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TV critic for The Times and poker columnist for The Sunday Telegraph, Flusfeder's novel is a medieval road trip, recounting the journey taken from Oxford to Viterbo in 1267 by John and his two comp...
LAST BOOKANEER
MATTHEW PEARL.    Book Number: 82550
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The story of an epic literary heist by a forgotten class of consummate criminals. A bookaneer is a literary pirate. Set in London in 1890, Pen Davenport is the most infamous bookaneer in Europe. ...
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 ...
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