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Grace

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Grace

Paul Lynch

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

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An epic story of a young girl on a life-changing odyssey across nineteenth-century Ireland on the eve of the Great Famine... [more]

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Darkness and Company

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Darkness and Company

Sigitas Parulskis

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; Fiction in translation; The Holocaust

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Part of the Peter Owen World Series: Baltics. 'Darkness and Company' is an unflinching and morally complex historical novel... [more]

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The Sea Queen (#2 Half Drowned King)

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The Sea Queen (#2 Half Drowned King)

Linnea Hartsuyker

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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The second novel in this epic trilogy about Ragnvald, right-hand man to King Harald of Norway, and his tempestuous, driven... [more]

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The Joyce Girl

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The Joyce Girl

Annabel Abbs

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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A mesmerising tale of love and madness inspired by the tragic life of Lucia Joyce, daughter of James Joyce. Inspired by a... [more]

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City of Crows

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City of Crows

Chris Womersley

Fantasy; Historical fiction

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From award-winning author Chris Womersley comes an extraordinary historical novel set in seventeenth-century Paris. [more]

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A Fortunate Life: Fremantle Press Treasures Edition

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A Fortunate Life: Fremantle Press Treasures Edition

A. B. Facey

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Historical fiction

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First sent to work at the age of eight, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a labourer, farmer and jackaroo, becoming lost... [more]

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Eureka

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Eureka

Anthony Quinn

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

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'Powered by a satisfactorily pacy plot and oiled by Quinn's effortless prose, this is a book that slips down as easily as... [more]

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Mrs Osmond

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Mrs Osmond

John Banville

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

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Having fled Rome and a stultifying marriage, Isabel Osmond is in London, brooding on the recent disclosure of her husband's... [more]

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Our Friends in Berlin

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Our Friends in Berlin

Anthony Quinn

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Espionage & spy thriller; Second World War fiction; Historical fiction

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`The best spy novel set in wartime London. Jack Hoste has become entangled in this treachery, but he also has a particular... [more]

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The Rat Catchers' Olympics (#12 Dr Siri Paiboun)

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The Rat Catchers' Olympics (#12 Dr Siri Paiboun)

Colin Cotterill

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

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The 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow is already rife with controversy, but when a Lao athlete is accused of murder, it escalates... [more]

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Death On Delos (#7 Athenian Mystery)

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Death On Delos (#7 Athenian Mystery)

Gary Corby

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

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Greece, 454 BC- The sacred isle of Delos, the birthplace of the divine twins Apollo and Artemis, has been a most holy pilgrimage... [more]

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Sleep of Memory

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Sleep of Memory

Patrick Modiano

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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The newest best-seller by Patrick Modiano is a beautiful tapestry that brings together memory, esoteric encounters, and fragmented... [more]

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A Crowning Mercy

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A Crowning Mercy

Bernard Cornwell, Susan Kells

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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In a country at war, a secret inheritance reveals a dark conspiracy ... [more]

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Captain Cook's Apprentice

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Captain Cook's Apprentice

Anthony Hill

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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This is the enthralling true story of Captain Cook's first, three- year-long voyage to Australia on board the Endeavour, seen... [more]

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The Coves

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The Coves

David Whish-Wilson

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

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San Francisco, 1849. The hills are swarming with desperate men from all over the world, come to seek their fortune in the... [more]

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The Last Tudor

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The Last Tudor

Philippa Gregory

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

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From the Number One Sunday Times bestselling author, a riveting new Tudor story featuring Lady Jane Grey. [more]

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Mujeres Errantes

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Mujeres Errantes

Pilar Sanchez Vicente

Historical fiction; Languages & ESL

Paperback

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Deposed (#1 Trajan)

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Deposed (#1 Trajan)

David Barbaree

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Historical fiction

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Miss this at your peril' Ben KaneMore gripping than Game of Thrones and more ruthless than House of Cards - this a stunning... [more]

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In the Distance

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In the Distance

Hernan Diaz

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

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A lyrical 19th century western about loneliness and longing set in gold rush era America. Hakan Soederstroem is a young Swedish... [more]

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The Little Shop of Found Things

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The Little Shop of Found Things

Paula Brackston

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Historical fiction

Hardback

A new series about a young woman whose connection to antiques takes her on a magical adventure, reminiscent of Outlander [more]

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The Stony Ground: The Remembered Life of Convict James Ruse

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The Stony Ground: The Remembered Life of Convict James Ruse

Michael Crowley

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction; Australasian & Pacific history

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The story of Cornish farmworker James Ruse, reprieved from the hangman's noose and transported to Botany Bay on the First... [more]

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The Shanghai Wife

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The Shanghai Wife

Emma Harcourt

Fiction & Literature; Historical fiction

Paperback

Forbidden friendship, political conspiracy and incendiary passion draw Australian woman Annie Brand deep into the glamour... [more]

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Courtney's War (#17 Courtney)

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Courtney's War (#17 Courtney)

Wilbur Smith

Fiction & Literature; Historical adventure; War & combat fiction; Sagas; Historical fiction

Hardback

Portion of statement of responsibility from jacket. [more]

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Loch of the Dead: Frey & McGray Book 4

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Loch of the Dead: Frey & McGray Book 4

Oscar De Muriel

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Thriller & suspense; Horror & ghost stories; Historical fiction

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The Hour of Separation

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The Hour of Separation

Katharine McMahon

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

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An epic love story set in the Resistance from the Richard & Judy selected author of The Rose of Sebastopol. [more]

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