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Far from the Madding Crowd

by Thomas Hardy Standard Ebooks (February 21, 2019)

Far from the Madding Crowd was the first of Hardy's novels to apply the name of Wessex to the landscape of south-west England, and the first to gain him widespread popularity as a novelist. When the beautiful...


Dear George, Dear Mary

by Mary Calvi St. Martin's Press (February 19, 2019)

A novel about heiress Mary Philipse's relationship with George Washington, based on historical accounts, letters, and personal journals by nine-time New York Emmy Award-winning journalist Mary Calvi.

“Love...


The Cassandra

by Sharma Shields Henry Holt and Co. (February 12, 2019)

The Cassandra follows a woman who goes to work in a top secret research facility during WWII, only to be tormented by visions of what the mission will mean for humankind.

Mildred Groves is an unusual young woman....


Irish Above All

by Mary Pat Kelly Tom Doherty Associates (February 05, 2019)

Mary Pat Kelly draws upon family heritage to continue the story of Nora Kelly--begun in Of Irish Blood--with a striking novel of historical fiction in Irish Above All.

After ten years in Paris, where she learned...


American Pop

by Snowden Wright William Morrow (February 05, 2019)

"The House of Forster is built on bubbles; watching each wealth-addled generation try not to blow the family fortune and/or disgrace its name provides not only excellent Southern Gothic fun but a panoramic tour...


The Eulogist

by Ms. Terry Gamble William Morrow (January 22, 2019)

From the author of The Water Dancers and Good Family, an exquisitely crafted novel, set in Ohio in the decades leading to the Civil War, that illuminates the immigrant experience, the injustice of slavery, and...


The Witches of St. Petersburg

by Imogen Edwards-Jones Harper Paperbacks (January 22, 2019)

Inspired by real characters, this transporting historical fiction debut spins the fascinating story of two princesses in the Romanov court who practiced black magic, befriended the Tsarina, and invited Rasputin...


The Fourth Shore

by Alessandro Spina & Andre Naffis-Sahely Arcade (January 15, 2019)

The modern classic about the colonization of Libya continues, as Italy watches its prized colony slip away.

The Confines of the Shadow maps the transformation of the Libyan city of Benghazi from a sleepy Ottoman...


The Light Over London

by Julia Kelly Gallery Books (January 08, 2019)

Reminiscent of Martha Hall Kelly's Lilac Girls and Kristin Hannah's The Nightingale, this sweeping, entrancing story is a must-read for fans of remarkable women rising to challenges they could never have predicted....


Two Weeks Excerpt

by Karen Kingsbury Howard Books (January 08, 2019)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Shadow Killers and Deathwalk

by Matt Braun St. Martin's Press (December 31, 2018)

Two of Matt Braun's most beloved novels—now newly repackaged as a 2-in-1!

In Shadow Killers, The Reverend Titus Jacoby has come to Cimarron on a mission: to put himself up as bait for a shadowy coalition of...


The Gown

by Jennifer Robson William Morrow Paperbacks (December 31, 2018)

One of the most anticipated reads from InStyle, HelloGiggles, Hypable, Bookbub, and Bookriot!

One of Real Simple's Best Historical Fiction novels of the year!

 

The Gown is marvelous and moving, a vivid portrait...


The Bonbon Girl

by Linda Finlay HQ (December 27, 2018)

A heart-warming tale from the queen of West Country sagas, LINDA FINLAY

In a tumbledown Cornish cottage, with an alcoholic father, Colenso Carne works with the Serpentine stone from the local mine. When she...


Innocents to the Slaughter

by Helen Maskew Unbound Digital (December 13, 2018)

Set against the grimness of the lives of mill workers in Bingley, West Yorkshire, the second book in the Hudson and Lawes trilogy opens in 1839 almost exactly a year after the affair at Seddon workhouse in Suffolk...


Once Upon a River

by Diane Setterfield Atria/Emily Bestler Books (December 04, 2018)

“One of the most pleasurable and satisfying new books I've read in a long time. Setterfield is a master storyteller...swift and entrancing, profound and beautiful.” —Madeline Miller, internationally bestselling...


Josephine Baker's Last Dance

by Sherry Jones Gallery Books (December 04, 2018)

From the author of The Jewel of Medina, a moving and insightful novel based on the life of legendary performer and activist Josephine Baker, perfect for fans of The Paris Wife and Hidden Figures.

Discover the...


The Power Game

by Thomas Keneally & Meg Keneally Atria Books (December 04, 2018)

The final novel in a fast-paced and gripping historical crime trilogy from the legendary Thomas Keneally and his eldest daughter, Meg Keneally.

Set in 1825 during Australia's colonial period at the notorious...


Daughter of the Dragon Tree

by Susanne Aernecke Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (December 04, 2018)

Two young women, with intertwined fates centuries apart, must protect the secret of the powerful, all-healing mushroom known as amakuna

• The gripping story includes mystical visions, shamanic rituals, past...


Return to Crows Creek

by John E Vale Robert Hale Fiction (December 01, 2018)

Return to Crows Creek is the second in the series following the adventures of Englishman Marshal Daniel Wheetman, who has been given over to President Hayes by Queen Victoria in an attempt to bring to justice...


The Young Lion

by Blanche d'Alpuget Ventura Press (December 01, 2018)

The first book in the Birth of the Plantagenets series is sumptuous, rich historical fiction for fans of Wolf Hall and Game of Thrones.

Queen Eleanor of France, said to be the most beautiful woman in Europe,...


The Lion Rampant

by Blanche d'Alpuget Ventura Press (December 01, 2018)

The second book in the captivating Birth of the Plantagenets series brings the twelfth-century reign of Henry II and his wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine to vivid life, from bestselling author Blanche d’Alpuget....


An Orphan’s Wish

by Molly Green Avon (November 29, 2018)

War rages, but the women and children of Liverpool’s Dr Barnardo’s Home cannot give up hope. What more could you wish for than a poignant, heart-warming saga to read this Christmas?

LIVERPOOL, 1943

Yorkshire...


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...


The Outrageous Fortune of Abel Morgan

by Cynthia Jefferies Allison & Busby (November 22, 2018)

Returning from the wars in Restoration Europe, Christopher Morgan looks to rebuild his life in England and escape the memory of his recently deceased wife – although looking into the eyes of his young son,...


The Sewing Room Girl

by Susanna Bavin Allison & Busby (November 22, 2018)

Born into service, sixteen-year-old Juliet Harper has always idolised her mother, Agnes. But Agnes is haunted by what could have been, and the glamorous life she might have lived if she stayed in Manchester...


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...


All the Lives We Never Lived

by Anuradha Roy Atria Books (November 20, 2018)

“[Roy’s] mastery of detail ties an intimate domestic drama to national history, offering a portrait of one family’s troubles with desire and loss that speaks to the more universal struggles for personal...


Tony's Wife

by Adriana Trigiani Harper (November 20, 2018)

Set in the lush Big Band era of the 1940s and World War II, this spellbinding saga from beloved New York Times bestselling author Adriana Trigiani tells the story of two talented working class kids who marry...


The Quality Street Girls

Quality Street #1

by Penny Thorpe HarperCollins (November 15, 2018)

The perfect book for anyone who loves chocolate and Christmas

A seasonal delight, inspired by the true story of the Quality Street factory.

At sixteen years old, Irene ‘Reenie’ Calder is leaving school with...


A Lawless Place

by David Donachie Allison & Busby (November 15, 2018)

Edward Brazier is enlisted by Prime Minister William Pitt to assist his investigation into smuggling activity in Deal. However, with his love Betsy now locked into a loveless marriage with Tom Spafford, a useless...


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...


The Secret Orphan

by Glynis Peters HarperImpulse (November 09, 2018)

Keep her secret

Keep her safe

On the 14th November 1940, Hitler’s bombs rain down on Coventry. From the rubble of a bombed-out family home, a young girl is saved … but at what cost? This is a stunning...


As the Women Lay Dreaming

by Donald S Murray Saraband (November 08, 2018)

A novel of the Iolaire disaster.

In the small hours of January 1st, 1919, the cruellest twist of fate changed at a stroke the lives of an entire community.

Tormod Morrison was there that terrible night. He was...


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,...


Once a Midwife

Hope River #3

by Patricia Harman William Morrow Paperbacks (November 06, 2018)

Welcome back to Hope River in USA Today bestselling author Patricia Harman’s newest novel as midwife Patience Hester, along with her family and friends, face the challenges of the home front during World War...


Miss Marley: The Untold Story of Jacob Marley’s Sister

by Vanessa Lafaye & Rebecca Mascull HQ (November 01, 2018)

‘Exquisite’ Veronica Henry Before A Christmas Carol there was… Miss Marley A seasonal tale of kindness and goodwill

Orphans Clara and Jacob Marley live by their wits, scavenging for scraps in the poorest...


Legend of Keane O'Leary

by P McCormac Robert Hale Fiction (November 01, 2018)

When outlaw chief Keane O'Leary decides it's time to retire from a life of banditry he is unaware he is about to unleash a bloody sequence of events that will make his past misdeeds seem like a hillbilly shindig....


Jed Harker Rides Out

by Simon Webb Robert Hale Fiction (November 01, 2018)

Jed Harker wishes for nothing more than to mind his own business while travelling north to Kansas. In the summer of 1861 though, men and women were taking sides all across the United States and Harker finds...


Silverbird

by Ben Ray Robert Hale Fiction (November 01, 2018)

Samantha Gibbons was a tomboy, born and raised in Boston, from a wealthy family who tried in vain to turn her into a 'lady'. Samantha, or Sam as she preferred, was eager to explore and lead a life of adventure,...


Bad Name Drifter

by Frank Callan Robert Hale Fiction (November 01, 2018)

Sam Galway is settled in Dalton, Kansas, and is now a local dignitary and respected family man. However, Dalton is a town split in two: north of the railroad line life is decent and ordered, but south of the...


Fire Wolf

by Michael George Robert Hale Fiction (November 01, 2018)

The deadly hired killer Fire Wolf is heading to a remote settlement in answer to a telegraph message. On the way there he tangles with three wanted outlaws in the ghost town known as Gold Strike. When the remaining...


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...


Marilla of Green Gables

by Sarah Mccoy William Morrow (October 23, 2018)

A bold, heartfelt tale of life at Green Gables . . . before Anne: A marvelously entertaining and moving historical novel, set in rural Prince Edward Island in the nineteenth century, that imagines the young...


The Girl in the Ragged Shawl (The Children of the Workhouse, Book 1)

by Cathy Sharp HarperCollins (October 18, 2018)

Heartbreaking and uplifting, the story of the workhouse orphan, Eliza, will touch your heart…

Eliza was left as a small baby at the workhouse in Whitechapel, wrapped in her mother’s shawl, which is all...


The Accident on the A35

by Burnet Graeme Macrae Arcade (October 16, 2018)

The Accident on the A35 returns to the scene of Burnet’s accomplished first novel, The Disappearance of Adèle Bedeau--the small French town of Saint-Louis. Detective Gorski is called away from his night of...


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 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...


Melmoth

by Sarah Perry Custom House (October 16, 2018)

“Masterful…scary and smart, working as a horror story but also a philosophical inquiry into the nature of will and love. Perry did as much in her richly praised novel The Essex Serpent, but this is a deeper,...


Trinity

by Louisa Hall Ecco (October 16, 2018)

From the acclaimed author of Speak comes a kaleidoscopic novel about Robert Oppenheimer—father of the atomic bomb—as told by seven fictional characters

J. Robert Oppenheimer was a brilliant scientist, a...