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Historical fiction

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Into the World

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Into the World

Stephanie Parkyn

Fiction & Literature; Historical adventure; Historical fiction

Paperback

In the midst of the French Revolution, unwed mother Marie-Louise Girardin takes one last look at her baby son before entrusting... [more]

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Roots

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Roots

Alex Haley

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction

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WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY DAVID OLUSOGA Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book AwardTracing his ancestry through... [more]

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The Naturalist's Daughter

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The Naturalist's Daughter

Tea Cooper

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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A woman's bungled act of kindness sparks a chain of events that reverberates through the generations uncovering secrets, lies... [more]

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The Wolf

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The Wolf

Alex Grecian

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Historical fiction

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When State Trooper Skottie Foster moves back home to rural Kansas with her daughter, she's hoping for a new start. But then... [more]

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Caligula: The Damned Emperors Book 1

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Caligula: The Damned Emperors Book 1

Simon Turney

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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Everyone knows his name. Everyone thinks they know his story. [more]

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My One and Only Duke (#1 Rogues to Riches)

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My One and Only Duke (#1 Rogues to Riches)

Grace Burrowes

Historical romance; Historical fiction

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A brand new series from bestselling Regency romance author Grace Burrowes . . . [more]

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The Glass Woman

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The Glass Woman

Caroline Lea

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Historical fiction

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1686, Iceland. Betrothed unexpectedly to Jon Eriksson, Rosa travels to the isolated, windswept village of Stykkisholmur. Here,... [more]

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Rocket Man: Von Braun: Nazi at NASA

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Rocket Man: Von Braun: Nazi at NASA

Paula Astridge

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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Baron Wernher von Braun is one of the most controversial men in history. While he was responsible for the V-2 missile which... [more]

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The Dark Lady's Mask

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The Dark Lady's Mask

Mary Sharratt

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction

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A novel of Aemilia Bassano Lanier, the first professional woman poet in Renaissance England, and her collaboration--and star-crossed... [more]

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The Corset: The captivating new novel from the prize-winning author of The Silent Companions

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The Corset: The captivating new novel from the prize-winning author of The...

Laura Purcell

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical romance; Historical fiction

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'The Corset is a contender for my Book of the Year. Beautifully written, intricately plotted, a masterpiece' Sarah Hilary... [more]

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Suitcase of Dreams

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Suitcase of Dreams

Tania Blanchard

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction

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From the bestselling author of The Girl from Munich, a sweeping, dramatic tale of love and identity, inspired by a true story.... [more]

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The Scarlet Pimpernel

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The Scarlet Pimpernel

Baroness Orczy

Historical fiction

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Baroness Orczy's classic tale of adventure, set during the French Revolution. Also available as an unabridged audiobook, read... [more]

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Colonial Horrors: Sleepy Hollow and Beyond

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Colonial Horrors: Sleepy Hollow and Beyond

Graeme Davis

Anthologies (non-poetry); Horror & ghost stories; Historical fiction; Short stories

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The most spine-tingling suspense stories from the colonial era-including Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, James Fenimore... [more]

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Dracul

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Dracul

Dacre Stoker, J. D. Barker

Horror & ghost stories; Historical fiction

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Desperate to leave a record of what he has witnessed, the young man scribbles out the events that brought him to this point... [more]

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Black Leopard Red Wolf

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Black Leopard Red Wolf

Marlon James

Fantasy; Historical fiction

Hardback

Series information taken from publisher's website. [more]

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The Turn of Midnight

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The Turn of Midnight

Minette Walters

Fiction & Literature; Historical adventure; Historical fiction

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The exquisitely wrought and thrillingly gripping second novel set during the time of the Black Death from Minette Walters.... [more]

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My Antonia

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My Antonia

Willa Cather

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Historical fiction

Paperback

HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential... [more]

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The Crow Garden

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The Crow Garden

Alison Littlewood

Horror & ghost stories; Historical romance; Historical fiction

Paperback

Susan Hill meets Wilkie Collins in Alison Littlewood's latest chiller: mad-doctor Nathaniel is obsessed with the beautiful... [more]

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Edge of Eternity

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Edge of Eternity

Ken Follett

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Historical fiction

Paperback

Five families. Three decades. One extraordinary era. [more]

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The First Man: The Graphic Novel

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The First Man: The Graphic Novel

Albert Camus, Jacques Ferrandez

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction; Graphic novels: literary & memoirs

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A visually arresting adaptation of Albert Camus's masterful biographical novel that offers a new graphic interpretation for... [more]

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The Ninth Hour

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The Ninth Hour

Alice McDermott

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction

Paperback

An excerpt ... originally appeared, in slightly different form, in The New Yorker --Title page verso. [more]

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Love is Blind

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Love is Blind

William Boyd

Fiction & Literature; Historical romance; Historical fiction

Paperback

&quot;You don't see me as I really am. All the many nuances of Lika Blum. The light and the dark. You just see the light.&quot;<br... [more]

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Little

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Little

Edward Carey

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction

Paperback

From little beginnings: the extraordinary story of a singular, diminutive crumb of a servant girl turned entertainment mogul.... [more]

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Miss Kopp Just Won't Quit (#4 Kopp)

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Miss Kopp Just Won't Quit (#4 Kopp)

Amy Stewart

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Historical adventure; Historical fiction

Paperback

Constance Kopp, America's first female deputy sheriff, is back in another unforgettable romp by Historical Writers' Association-longlisted... [more]

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The Girl from Munich

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The Girl from Munich

Tania Blanchard

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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