Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction

- 1 - 2
Number: 41
Page 1 of 2
CLEOPATRA'S SHADOWS
EMILY HOLLEMAN    Book Number: 81118
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: $16
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

=
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...
IN THE WOLF'S MOUTH
ADAM FOULDS    Book Number: 81978
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Hardback

=
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
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.25
Product format: Hardback

=
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 ...
RESOLUTION
A. N. WILSON    Book Number: 82413
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £2.25
Product format: Paperback

=
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...
AT THE EDGE OF THE ORCHARD
TRACY CHEVALIER    Book Number: 82346
Published price: $27
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

=
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
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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...
MILL FOR GRINDING OLD PEOPLE YOUNG
GLENN PATTERSON    Book Number: 82506
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £1.00
Product format: Paperback

=
'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
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £2.25
Product format: Paperback

=
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 ...
DESTINY'S PATH
ANNA JACOBS    Book Number: 82632
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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 ...
HOUSE OF THE VESTALS
STEVEN SAYLOR    Book Number: 82918
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

=
It is the Rome of the Late Republic and Gordianus the Finder has a knack for finding trouble and dead bodies. Known to many as the one man in the ancient world who can both keep a secret and uncov...
LAST SEEN IN MASSILIA
STEVEN SAYLOR    Book Number: 82924
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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 ...
FAIR FIGHT
ANNA FREEMAN    Book Number: 82684
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

=
Born in a Bristol brothel at the end of the 18th century, Ruth Webber, her toe upon the scratch, is ready to face all comers. Lady Charlotte Sinclair, scarred with smallpox and bullied by her boor...
IN THE NAME OF THE FAMILY
SARAH DUNANT    Book Number: 82696
Published price: £13.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
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
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

=
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...
WARRIOR OF ROME: Fire in the East
HARRY SIDEBOTTOM    Book Number: 83062
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

=
War is hell. The year is AD255, the Roman Imperium is stretched to breaking point, its authority and might challenged along every border. The greatest threat lies in Persia to the east, where the...
WARRIOR OF ROME: King of Kings
HARRY SIDEBOTTOM    Book Number: 83063
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
AD 256, the Roman Empire is threatened from within. With the cult of Christianity spreading like wildfire, dangerous and powerful men vie for influence. Ballista, battle-bloodied general and surv...
WARRIOR OF ROME: Lion of the Sun
HARRY SIDEBOTTOM    Book Number: 83064
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
AD 260, Mesopotamia. The Roman Emperor Valerian has been betrayed. Captured by the Sassanid barbarians, he must prostrate himself before Shapur, King of Kings. Ballista, Warrior of Rome, vows to...
WARRIOR OF ROME: The Wolves of the North
HARRY SIDEBOTTOM    Book Number: 83067
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

=
AD 263 and the Empire is threatened. In the north, the savage barbarian tribes of the Steppes grow bold. Ballista, Warrior of Rome, is sent on an impossible mission - to turn the barbarians again...
BELGRAVIA
JULIAN FELLOWES    Book Number: 82700
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
Product format: Paperback

=
'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...
- 1 - 2
Number: 41
Page 1 of 2