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The Lost Art Of Keeping Secrets by Eva Rice (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Set in 1950s London, The Lost Art of Keeping Secrets centers around Penelope, the wide- eyed daughter of a legendary beauty, Talitha, who lost her husband to the war. Penelope, with her mother and... read more


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A Gathering Storm by Rachel Hore (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Photographer Lucy Cardwell has recently lost her troubled father, Tom. While sifting through his papers, she finds he'd been researching an uncle she never knew he'd had. Intrigued, she visits her... read more


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The Best Of Times by Penny Vincenzi (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

In a matter of seconds, absolutely everything can change …In this masterfully crafted page-turner, peopled with intense characters and centered on one devastating moment that involves them all,... read more


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The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

There is nothing hidden that will not be revealed . . . On an autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman knocks at the door of a grand house in the wealthiest quarter of Amsterdam. She has... read more


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Jonathan Strange And Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

At the dawn of the nineteenth century, two very different magicians emerge to change England's history. In the year 1806, with the Napoleonic Wars raging on land and sea, most people believe magic to... read more


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Fred & Edie by Jill Dawson (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

In the winter of 1922 Edith Waters and her younger lover, Freddy Bywaters, were found guilty of murdering Percy Waters, Edith's boorish husband. The two lovers were executed in a whirl of publicity... read more


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ATTILA: The End Of The World Will Come From The East by William Napier (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The dawn of the 5th century AD, and the Roman Empire totters on the edge of the abyss. Already divided into two, the Imperium is looking dangerously vulnerable to her European rivals. The huge... read more


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The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream by Paulo Coelho (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Like the one-time bestseller Jonathan Livingston Seagull, The Alchemist presents a simple fable, based on simple truths and places it in a highly unique situation. And though we may sense a... read more


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Assassin's Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy, Book 1) by Robin Hobb (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Young Fitz is the bastard son of the noble Prince Chivalry, raised in the shadow of the royal court by his father's gruff stableman. He is treated like an outcast by all the royalty except the... read more


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THE REMAINS OF THE DAY by KAZUO ISHIGURO (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The novel's narrator, Stevens, is a perfect English butler who tries to give his narrow existence form and meaning through the self-effacing, almost mystical practice of his profession. In a career... read more


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Suite Francaise by Irène Némirovsky (More from this author). Added: In the last week

In June 1940 France fell to the Nazis. The effects of this momentous event on the lives of ordinary Parisians and the inhabitants of a small rural community under occupation are brilliantly explored... read more


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The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards (More from this author). Added: In the last week

A brilliantly-crafted, stunning debut, The Memory Keeper's Daughter, explores the way life takes unexpected turns, and how the mysterious ties that hold a family together help us survive the... read more


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The Pirate's Daughter by Margaret Cezair-Thompson (More from this author). Added: In the last week

In 1946, a storm-wrecked boat carrying Hollywood's most famous swashbuckler arrived dramatically in Jamaica, and the glamorous world of 1940s Hollywood converged with that of a small West Indian... read more


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The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger (More from this author). Added: In the last week

A dazzling novel in the most untraditional fashion, this is the remarkable story of Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian who travels involuntarily through time, and Clare Abshire, an... read more


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Dictators (Evil) by Parragon Book Service Ltd (Publisher) (More from this author). Added: In the last week

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The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Richly imagined, gothically spooky, and replete with the ingenious storytelling ability of a born novelist, The Good Thief introduces one of the most appealing young heroes in contemporary fiction... read more


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A Gentle Occupation by Dirk Bogarde (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Bogarde's debut novel, set in 1945, concerns the period after the war as the British Army attempts to carry out a caretaking operation on an island seething with revolt following the Japanese... read more


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The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Nine year old Bruno knows nothing of the Final Solution and the Holocaust. He is oblivious to the appalling cruelties being inflicted on the people of Europe by his country. All he knows is that he... read more


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Angels And Demons by Dan Brown (More from this author). Added: In the last week

When a world renowned scientist is found brutally murdered in a Swiss research facility, a Harvard professor, Robert Langdon, is summoned to identify the mysterious symbol seared onto the dead man's... read more


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Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier (More from this author). Added: In the last week

Charles Frazier's debut novel, Cold Mountain, is the story of a very long walk. In the waning months of the Civil War, a wounded Confederate veteran named Inman gets up from his hospital bed and... read more