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Jane Fairfax

by Joan Aiken St. Martin's Press (November 27, 2018)

Jane Austen's Emma has been a favorite novel for Austenites since 1816.

But while the story of its heroine Emma Woodhouse is well known, the same can't be said for her childhood friend, Jane Fairfax. The turmoil...


Master of His Fate

House of Falconer #1

by Barbara Taylor Bradford St. Martin's Press (November 20, 2018)

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Barbara Taylor Bradford comes the first book in a stunning new historical saga.

Victorian England is a country of sharp divides between rich and poor, but James Lionel...


Rachel and Leah

Women of Genesis #3

by Orson Scott Card Tom Doherty Associates (November 13, 2018)

Rachel and Leah is book three in New York Times bestselling author Orson Scott Card's Women of Genesis series—a unique reimagining of the biblical tale.

Tracing their lives from childhood to maturity, Card...


Heads You Win

by Jeffrey Archer St. Martin's Press (November 06, 2018)

Leningrad, Russia, 1968. Alexander Karpenko is no ordinary child, and from an early age, it is clear he is destined to lead his countrymen. But when his father is assassinated by the KGB for defying the state,...


Paris Echo

by Sebastian Faulks Henry Holt and Co. (November 06, 2018)

“Cunningly crafted. . . . France’s unquiet histories are brought to life by a master storyteller. Financial Times (UK)

A story of resistance, complicity, and an unlikely, transformative friendship,...


The Rain Watcher

by Tatiana de Rosnay St. Martin's Press (October 30, 2018)

The first new novel in four years from the beloved superstar author of Sarah's Key, a heartbreaking and uplifting story of family secrets and devastating disaster, set against a Paris backdrop, fraught with...


An Irish Country Cottage

Irish Country #13

by Patrick Taylor Tom Doherty Associates (October 16, 2018)

An Irish Country Cottage is a charming entry in Patrick Taylor's beloved New York Times and internationally bestselling Irish Country series.

The New Year brings challenges and changes to the colorful Irish village...


The Spellbook of Katrina Van Tassel

by Alyssa Palombo St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2018)

"Marrying forbidden love, devoted friendship, and the supernatural with Palombo's signature passion for music, storytelling, and heartbreaking choices, The Spellbook of Katrina Van Tassel enchants with a concoction...


The Little Shop of Found Things

by Paula Brackston St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author of The Witch's Daughter Paula Brackston returns to her trademark blend of magic and romance guaranteed to enchant in The Little Shop of Found Things, the first book in a new...


Deviation

by Luce d'Eramo & Anne Milano Appel Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 18, 2018)

A devoted fascist changes her mind and her life after witnessing the horrors of the Holocaust

First published in Italy in 1979, Luce D’Eramo’s Deviation is a seminal work in Holocaust literature. It is a...


Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen

by Sarah Bird St. Martin's Press (September 04, 2018)

"You'll be swept away by the passion and power of this remarkable, trailblazing woman who risked everything to follow her own heart." – Kristin Hannah, #1 New York Times bestselling author

"An epic page-turner."...


The Dream Daughter

by Diane Chamberlain St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author Diane Chamberlain delivers a thrilling, mind-bending novel about one mother's journey to save her child.

When Carly Sears, a young woman widowed by the Vietnam war, receives...


The Iceman

by P. T. Deutermann St. Martin's Press (August 21, 2018)

The Iceman is an action-packed World War II military thriller featuring a daring United States Navy submarine commander during the Pacific war in 1942-43.

In 1942, off the port city of St. Nazaire in occupied...


Rebekah

Women of Genesis #2

by Orson Scott Card Tom Doherty Associates (July 17, 2018)

Rebekah, book two in New York Times bestselling author Orson Scott Card's Women of Genesis series—a unique re-imagining of the biblical tale.

Born into a time and place where a woman speaks her mind at her...


Rust & Stardust

by T. Greenwood St. Martin's Press (August 07, 2018)

“Greenwood’s glowing dark ruby of a novel brilliantly transforms the true crime story that inspired Nabokov’s Lolita. Shatteringly original and eloquently written....So ferociously suspenseful, I found...


The Subway Girls

by Susie Orman Schnall St. Martin's Press (July 10, 2018)

From the author of The Balance Project comes a dual-timeline narrative featuring a 1949 Miss Subways contestant and a modern-day advertising executive whose careers and lives intersect.

"Schnall has written a...


The Removes

by Tatjana Soli Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 12, 2018)

As the first wave of pioneers travel westward to settle the American frontier, two women discover their inner strength when their lives are irrevocably changed by the hardship of the wild west in The Removes...


The Devil's Half Mile

by Paddy Hirsch Tom Doherty Associates (June 05, 2018)

The Devil's Half Mile by Paddy Hirsch is a riveting historical thriller debut set in 1799 New York City

Seven years after a financial crisis nearly toppled America, traders chafe at government regulations, racial...


Side by Side

by Jenni L. Walsh Tom Doherty Associates (June 05, 2018)

"Full of charm and sly humor, SIDE BY SIDE tells the story of Bonnie and Clyde’s slide from lovebirds to jailbirds—and what an action-packed story it is! Vivid storytelling and a few shots of humanity breathe...


The Angry Tide

by Winston Graham St. Martin's Press (May 29, 2018)

The Angry Tide is the seventh novel in Winston Graham's classic Poldark saga, the major TV series from Masterpiece on PBS.

Cornwall, towards the end of the 18th century. Ross Poldark sits for the borough of Truro...


The Summer I Met Jack

by Michelle Gable St. Martin's Press (May 29, 2018)

"[The Summer I Met Jack] offers an alternate Kennedy family history that will leave readers wondering whether America knew the real JFK at all." --Kirkus Reviews

New York Times bestselling author imagines the...


The Dream Daughter: Chapter Sampler

by Diane Chamberlain St. Martin's Press (May 22, 2018)

From bestselling author Diane Chamberlain comes an irresistible new novel, The Dream Daughter.

When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970...


Speakeasy

by Alisa Smith St. Martin's Press (April 10, 2018)

A WALTER SCOTT PRIZE ACADEMY RECOMMENDED BOOK OF 2018!

In this literate and action-packed historical thriller, set during World War II, a plucky code-breaker fights to keep a deadly secret as her Bonnie-and-Clyde...


Hotel on Shadow Lake

by Daniela Tully St. Martin's Press (April 10, 2018)

Suspenseful and compelling, Daniela Tully’s Hotel on Shadow Lake is at once an intricate mystery, an epic romance, and a Gothic family saga.

When Maya was a girl in Germany, her grandmother was everything to...


Woman of the Ashes

by Mia Couto & David Brookshaw Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 10, 2018)

The first in a trilogy about the last emperor of southern Mozambique by one of Africa’s most important writers

Southern Mozambique, 1894. Sergeant Germano de Melo is posted to the village of Nkokolani to oversee...


This Scorched Earth

by William Gear Tom Doherty Associates (April 03, 2018)

This Scorched Earth is an amazing tour de force depicting a family’s journey from near-devastation in the Civil War to their rebirth in the American West, from New York Times bestselling author William Gear....


The Recipe Box

by Viola Shipman St. Martin's Press (March 20, 2018)

"Filled with cherished memories and treasured recipes, The Recipe Box is a touching tribute to the women and food that unite us and connect our past to the present." —Richard Paul Evans, #1 New York Times...


Sarah

Women of Genesis #1

by Orson Scott Card Tom Doherty Associates (March 20, 2018)

The first book of bestselling author Orson Scott Card's Women of Genesis series—a unique re-imagining of the biblical tale

Sarai was a child of ten years, wise for her age but not yet a woman, when she first...


Gods of Howl Mountain

by Taylor Brown St. Martin's Press (March 20, 2018)

“A fresh, authentic, and eloquent new voice in American fiction.” - Robert Morgan, New York Times bestselling author of Gap Creek

In Gods of Howl Mountain, award-winning author Taylor Brown explores a world...


The Italian Party

by Christina Lynch St. Martin's Press (March 20, 2018)

One of the Wall Street Journal's "Six More Books to Read This Winter" "Required Reading," The New York Post Library Journal's "Spring/Summer Bests" of 2018 A Sonoma Index-Tribune Bestseller One...


Where the Wild Cherries Grow

by Laura Madeleine St. Martin's Press (February 13, 2018)

How far must you run to leave the past behind in order to find love?

In Where the Wild Cherries Grow by Laura Madeleine, it is 1919, and the end of the war has not brought peace for Emeline Vane. Lost in grief,...


The Great Alone

by Kristin Hannah St. Martin's Press (February 06, 2018)

In Kristin Hannah’s The Great Alone, a desperate family seeks a new beginning in the near-isolated wilderness of Alaska only to find that their unpredictable environment is less threatening than the erratic...


Theory of Shadows

by Paolo Maurensig & Anne Milano Appel Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 16, 2018)

The strange circumstances surrounding the death of the world chess champion and alleged Nazi collaborator Alexander Alekhine, as investigated by a literary grand master

On the morning of March 24, 1946, the world...


The English Wife

by Lauren Willig St. Martin's Press (January 09, 2018)

"Brings to life old world New York City and London with all the splendor of two of my favorite novels, The Age of Innocence and The Crimson Petal and the White. Mystery, murder, mistaken identity, romance--Lauren...


The Lost Season of Love and Snow

by Jennifer Laam St. Martin's Press (January 02, 2018)

"A captivating tale in which Natalya Pushkin is vividly imagined. [A] sensitive and skillfully written novel... sure to enchant." - Hazel Gaynor, New York Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Came Home

The...


The Macedonian

by Nicholas Guild Tom Doherty Associates (December 05, 2017)

Nicholas Guild's The Macedonian is a gripping fictional account of the life of Philip of Macedon, the king who sired Alexander the Great and conquered an unprecedented number of ancient Greek city-states.

On...


Dark Winds Rising

Queen Branwen #2

by Mark Noce St. Martin's Press (December 05, 2017)

Mark Noce returns to Medieval Wales with Dark Winds Rising, his second book about the Braveheart-like Queen Branwen in this epic historical series.

Three years after uniting the Welsh to defeat the Saxons and...


Moon Hunt

Morning Star Trilogy #3

by W. Michael Gear & Kathleen O'Neal Gear Tom Doherty Associates (November 21, 2017)

Moon Hunt is the third epic tale in the Morning Star series by New York Times bestselling authors W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O’Neal Gear. Against the intricate majesty that was America’s greatest pre-Columbian...


Secrets of Cavendon

Cavendon Hall #4

by Barbara Taylor Bradford St. Martin's Press (November 21, 2017)

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Barbara Taylor Bradford, comes a striking, breathtaking saga featuring the aristocratic Inghams and the Swann family, who have loyally served them for generations.

It’s...


Mr. Dickens and His Carol

by Samantha Silva Flatiron Books (October 31, 2017)

A charming, comic, and ultimately poignant story about the creation of the most famous Christmas tale ever written. It’s as foggy and haunted and redemptive as the original; it’s all heart, and I read...


An Irish Country Practice

Irish Country #12

by Patrick Taylor Tom Doherty Associates (October 10, 2017)

An Irish Country Practice is the twelfth heartwarming installment in New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author Patrick Taylor's beloved Irish Country series.

Once, not too long ago, there was just...


The Orphan of Florence

by Jeanne Kalogridis St. Martin's Press (October 03, 2017)

In this irresistible historical novel set in the turbulent world of the Medicis, a young woman finds herself driven from pick-pocketing to espionage when she meets a mysterious man.

Giulia has been an orphan...


Christmas in London

by Anita Hughes St. Martin's Press (October 03, 2017)

“Reading Christmas in London you’ll feel magically transported!" Mary Alice Monroe, New York Times bestselling author of A Lowcountry Christmas

Set during London's most festive time of year and filled...


The Vengeance of Mothers

One Thousand White Women #2

by Jim Fergus St. Martin's Press (September 12, 2017)

The stunning sequel to the award-winning novel One Thousand White Women: A Novel.

"Clever and satisfying...Fergus is a superb writer [and] the characters are as real as any pioneer women who braved the rigors...


Judgment at Appomattox

by Ralph Peters Tom Doherty Associates (August 29, 2017)

The ferocious final weeks of the Civil War come alive in Judgment at Appomattox, the final novel of New York Times bestselling author Ralph Peters's breathtaking, Boyd Award-winning series

A great war nears its...


To Die in Spring

by Ralf Rothmann Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 29, 2017)

The lunacy of the final months of World War II, as experienced by a young German soldier

Distant, silent, often drunk, Walter Urban is a difficult man to have as a father. But his son—the narrator of this slim,...


Like a Fading Shadow

by Antonio Munoz Molina & Camilo A. Ramirez Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 18, 2017)

A hypnotic novel intertwining the author’s past with James Earl Ray’s attempt to escape after shooting Martin Luther King Jr.

The year is 1968 and James Earl Ray has just shot Martin Luther King Jr. For two...


Wintersong

by Mick Lowe Baraka Books (May 11, 2017)

September 1978. 11,700 hard rock miners and smelter and refinery workers at Inco’s Sudbury operations face a stark choice. Should they remain on the job? Or take seemingly suicidal strike action against a...


Antigone by Jean Anouilh (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (October 07, 2015)

Unlock the more straightforward side of Antigone with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of Antigone by Jean Anouilh, which was released during the Occupation...


Isadora

by Amelia Gray Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 23, 2017)

Using the scaffolding of Isadora Duncan’s life and the stuff of her spirit, Amelia Gray delivers an incredibly imaginative portrait of the artist

In 1913, the restless world sat on the brink of unimaginable...