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Black Butterfly: A Lucifer Box Novel (Lucifer Box 3) by Mark Gatiss (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Knave. Joker. Queen. Lucifer Box is back!The hero of The Vesuvius Club and The Devil in Amber returns with an artistic licence to kill, and the deadliest mission of his career. A new Queen has been... read more


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Where Shadows Fall by Beryl Armstrong (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The Herringtons have a secret. A deadly secret. And no matter how far they roam to escape the shadows of the past, Fate seems determined to find them out.Condemned to hang for a murder they didn’t... read more


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Theory Of War by Joan Brady (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

"[A] vivid historical novel--part poignant biographical fiction, part raw frontier epic."TIMETaking flight from an extraordinary real-life family history, here is a riveting novel of how the past... read more


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Night Train To Lisbon by Pascal Mercier (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

A huge international best seller, this ambitious novel plumbs the depths of our shared humanity to offer up a breathtaking insight into life, love, and literature itself. A major hit in Germany that... read more


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A Man Of Parts by David Lodge (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

A riveting novel about the remarkable life-and many loves-of author H. G. Wells. H. G. Wells, author of The Time Machine and War of the Worlds, was one of the twentieth century's most prophetic... read more


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The Painter's Apprentice by Charlotte Betts (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

1688: Beth Ambrose has led a sheltered life within Merryfields, her family home on the outskirts of London; a place where her parents provide a sanctuary for melancholic souls. A passionate and... read more


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The Spice Merchant's Wife by Charlotte Betts (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

1666. Newly married to a wealthy spice merchant, Kate Finche believes all her dreams of a happy family life are just around the corner until the Great Fire rages through London. She watches in horror... read more


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My Dear, I Wanted To Tell You by Louisa Young (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Set on the Western Front, in London and in Paris, MY DEAR I WANTED TO TELL YOU is a moving and brilliant novel of love, class and sex in wartime, and how war affects those left behind as well as... read more


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Charlotte Gray by Sebastian Faulks (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

IN 1942, Charlotte Gray, a young scottish woman, goes to Occupied France on a dual mission:to run an apparantly simple errand for a British special operations group and to search for her lover, an... read more


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Martyr by Rory Clements (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Book Description In this ingenious debut, Rory Clements introduces John Shakespeare, Elizabethan England’s most remarkable investigator, and delivers a tale of murder and conspiracy that succeeds... read more


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The Book Of Negroes by Lawrence Hill (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Based on a true story, The Book of Negroes tells the story of Aminata, a young girl abducted from her village in Mali aged 11 in 1755, and who, after a deathly journey on a slave ship where she... read more


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The Kite Rider by Geraldine McCaughrean (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The Kite Rider Haoyou knows that his father's spirit lives among the clouds above Ancient China. He also knows that to save his mother from being forced into a new marriage he must now follow in his... read more


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The Mayor Of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

One of Hardy’s most powerful novels, The Mayor of Casterbridge opens with a shocking and haunting scene: In a drunken rage, Michael Henchard sells his wife and daughter to a visiting sailor at a... read more


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Forever Amber Volume 2 by Kathleen Winsor (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

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True History Of The Kelly Gang by Peter Carey (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

In True History of the Kelly Gang Peter Carey returns to the harsh, brutal world of Australian history, so brilliantly evoked in earlier novels such as Illywhacker and Oscar and Lucinda. Set in the... read more


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The Leopard Unleashed by Elizabeth Chadwick (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Renard, Lord of the Ravenstow estate and Crusader knight returns from Antioch, but he does not return alone. He brings with him a mistress, Olwen, a beautiful but untrustworthy dancing girl. Renard... read more


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BURNING BRIGHT by TRACY CHEVALIER (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Tracy Chevalier is author of the highly acclaimed New York Times bestseller Girl With a Pearl Earring. Burning Bright is a novel about the 18th-century English poet/painter William Blake and the... read more


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2666 by Roberto Bolano (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Amazon Best of the Month, November 2008: It was one thing to read Roberto Bolaño's novel The Savage Detectives last year and have your mind thrilled and expanded by a sexy, meandering masterpiece... read more


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Virtual Light by William Gibson (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The author of Neuromancer takes you to the vividly realized near future of 2005. Welcome to NoCal and SoCal, the uneasy sister-states of what used to be California. Here the millennium has come and... read more


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Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier (More from this author). Added: In the last week

A voyage of discoveries, a meeting of two remarkable women, and extraordinary time and place enrich bestselling author Tracy Chevalier's enthralling new novel From the moment she's struck by... read more