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Fever by Mary Beth Keane (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

A bold, mesmerizingly told story about the woman known as 'Typhoid Mary' and once described as 'the most dangerous woman in America'.They called her Typhoid Mary. They believed she was sick, that she... read more


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The Legacy by Katherine Webb (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

In the depths of a harsh winter, following the death of their grandmother, Erica Calcott and her sister Beth return to Storton Manor, a grand and imposing Wiltshire house where they spent their... read more


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Life After Life by Kate Atkinson (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

What if you had the chance to live your life again and again, until you finally got it right?During a snowstorm in England in 1910, a baby is born and dies before she can take her first breath. ... read more


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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

It’s just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. . . .Set during World... read more


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Burial Rites by Hannah Kent (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Longlisted - Baileys Women's Prize 2014They said I must die. They said that I stole the breaths from men, and now they must steal mine. I imagine, then, that we are all candle flames, greasy-bright,... read more


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The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers. January 1946: London is emerging from the shadow of... read more


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Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

The marriage of Marc Antony and Cleopatra is one of the greatest love stories of all time, a tale of unbridled passion with earth-shaking political consequences. Feared and hunted by the powers in... read more


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Nefertiti by Michelle Moran (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

When the Crown Prince of Egypt needs a wife, the beautiful, charismatic, ambitious and connected Nefertiti is his mother's first choice. She quickly becomes accustomed to the opulence of her new... read more


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The Death Of Lucy Kyte (Josephine Tey Mystery 5) by Nicola Upson (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

When bestselling crime author Josephine Tey inherited a remote Suffolk cottage from her godmother, it came full of secrets. There were the infamous Red Barn murders, committed in the grounds a... read more


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The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family’s past and remake history.The winds of change are blowing through Thebes. A devastating palace fire has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty’s... read more


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The Principessa by Christie Dickason (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Sumptuous, glorious evocation of Jacobean London and Renaissance Italy from the acclaimed author of The Firemaster's Mistress. Robert Cecil, Secretary of State to James I, has a problem. He owes a... read more


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1599: A Year In The Life Of William Shakespeare by James Shapiro (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

This work presents an intimate history of Shakespeare, following him through a single year that changed not only his fortunes, but the course of literature. How did Shakespeare go from being a... read more


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The Kingmaker's Daughter (Cousins War 4) by Philippa Gregory (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

I have lost my father in battle, my sister to Elizabeth Woodville's spy, my brother-in-law to Elizabeth Woodville's executioner, my nephew to her poisoner, and now my son to her curse...' The... read more


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One Day by David Nicholls (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Two people, twenty years, one day. July 15, 1988. Emma Dexter first meet at a university graduation. Their paths are supposed to leave tomorrow. But after only one day together, they can not even... read more


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Five Quarters Of The Orange by Joanne Harris (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Joanne Harris' sensational novel Five Quarters of the Orange revolves around a recipe book, continuing the theme of culinary intrigue begun in Chocolat and Blackberry Wine. Framboise, the middle-aged... read more


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To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition by Harper Lee (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

"Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird." A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic... read more


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The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

A lost child: On the eve of the First World War, a little girl is found abandoned on a ship to Australia. A mysterious woman called the Authoress had promised to look after her - but has disappeared... read more


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The Light In The Window by June Goulding (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

In Ireland, 1951, the young June Goulding took up a position as midwife in a home for unmarried mothers run by the Sacred Heart nuns. What she witnessed there was to haunt her for the next fifty... read more


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The Railway Man by Eric Lomax (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

Eric Lomax, a British army soldier, was captured by the Japanese during the Singapore campaign of 1942. A railroad buff since a child, he took strange pleasure in his work as a POW on the Burma-Siam... read more


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Imperium by Robert Harris (More from this author). Added: In the last 24 hours new

FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF FATHERLAND AND POMPEII COMES THE MOST PROVOCATIVE AND BRILLIANT NOVEL OF ANTIQUITY SINCE I, CLAUDIUS -- IMPERIUMA CAUTIONARY TALE OF CICERO, THE GREATEST ORATOR OF ALL... read more