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The Last President of Europe

by William Drozdiak & Paul Hodgson Public Affairs (April 28, 2020)

A revelatory examination of the global impact of Emmanuel Macron's tumultuous presidency

A political novice leading a brand new party, in 2017 Emmanuel Macron swept away traditional political forces and emerged...


by Serhii Plokhy & Ralph Lister Hachette Book Group (May 15, 2018)

From a preeminent historian of Eastern Europe, the definitive history of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster

On the morning of April 26, 1986, Europe witnessed the worst nuclear disaster in history: the explosion...

Daughters of the Winter Queen

by Nancy Goldstone & Laura Kirman Hachette Book Group (April 10, 2018)

The captivating story of four unforgettable sisters and their glamorous mother, Elizabeth Stuart, granddaughter of Mary, Queen of Scots

Elizabeth Stuart's life was transformed when her father, James I, ascended...

Wallis in Love

by Andrew Morton & Molly Parker Myers Hachette Book Group (February 13, 2018)

For fans of the Netflix series The Crown and from the author of the New York Times bestseller 17 Carnations comes a captivating biography of Wallis Simpson, the notorious woman for whom Edward VIII gave up the...


by Jonathan Northcroft & Nathan Turner Hachette Original (November 22, 2016)

"The odds of the Foxes winning the Premier League at the start of the season were the same as the Yeti or the Loch Ness Monster being proven to exist, Christmas being the warmest day of the year in England or...

Miracles on the Water

by Tom Nagorski & Graeme Malcolm Hachette Books (August 25, 2015)

An unforgettable story of children in wartime, of heroism at sea, and--above all--of courage and the power of the human spirit.

On September 17, 1940, at a little after ten at night, a German submarine torpedoed...

"Promise Me You'll Shoot Yourself"

by Florian Huber, Sam Peter Jackson & Imogen Taylor Little, Brown Spark (March 10, 2020)

The extraordinary story of how thousands of ordinary Germans, overcome by shame, guilt, and fear, killed themselves after the fall of the Third Reich

By the end of April 1945 in Germany, the Third Reich had fallen...

Hitler's First Hundred Days

by Peter Fritzsche & Jim Seybert Basic Books (March 17, 2020)

The breathtaking rise of Hitler in 1933 -- and the making of the Nazis

Amid the ravages of economic depression, Germans in the early 1930s were pulled to political extremes both left and right. Then, in the spring...

Catherine de Medici

by Leonie Frieda & Sarah Le Fevre HarperAudio (October 16, 2018)

Poisoner, despot, necromancer--the dark legend of Catherine de Medici is centuries old. In this critically hailed biography, Leonie Frieda reclaims the story of this unjustly maligned queen to reveal a skilled...

The Volunteer

by Jack Fairweather & David Rintoul HarperAudio (June 25, 2019)

The incredible true story of a Polish resistance fighter's infiltration of Auschwitz to sabotage the camp from within, and his daring escape to warn the Allies about the Nazis' true plans for a "Final Solution."...

The Polar Bear Expedition

by James Carl Nelson & Johnny Heller HarperAudio (February 19, 2019)

An extraordinary lost chapter in the history of World War I: the story of America's year-long invasion of Russia, in which a contingency of brave soldiers fought the Red Army and brutal conditions during the...

The Age of Disenchantments

by Aaron Shulman & Tim Andres Pabon HarperAudio (March 05, 2019)

A gripping narrative history of Spain's most brilliant and troubled literary family--a tale about the making of art, myth, and legacy--set against the upheaval of the Spanish Civil War and beyond.

In this absorbing...

A Year in Paris

by John Baxter & Graham Halstead HarperAudio (February 26, 2019)

From the incomparable John Baxter, the bestselling author of The Most Beautiful Walk in the World, a sumptuous and definitive portrait of Paris through the seasons, highlighting the unique tastes, sights, and...

Devices and Desires

by Kate Hubbard & Heather Wilds HarperAudio (February 26, 2019)

The critically acclaimed author of Serving Victoria brilliantly illuminates the life of the little-known Bess of Hardwick--next to Queen Elizabeth I, the richest and most powerful woman in sixteenth-century...

Operation Columba--The Secret Pigeon Service

by Gordon Corera & Derek Perkins HarperAudio (October 16, 2018)

The fascinating, untold story of how British intelligence secretly used homing pigeons as part of a clandestine espionage operation to gather information, communicate, and coordinate with members of the Resistance...

Francis I

by Leonie Frieda & Carole Boyd HarperAudio (April 10, 2018)

The bestselling author of Catherine de Medici returns to sixteenth-century Europe in this evocative and entertaining biography that recreates a remarkable era of French history and brings to life a great monarch--Francis...

They All Love Jack

by Bruce Robinson & Phil Fox HarperAudio (October 13, 2015)

The iconoclastic writer and director of the revered classic Withnail & I--"The funniest British film of all time" (Esquire)--returns to London in a decade-long examination of the most provocative murder investigation...

Reagan at Reykjavik

by Ken Adelman & Joe Barrett HarperAudio (May 06, 2014)

The dramatic, first-hand account of the historic 1986 Reagan-Gorbachev summit in Iceland--the definitive weekend that was the key turning point in the Cold War--by President Reagan's arms control director, Ken...

Prague Winter

by Madeleine Albright HarperAudio (April 24, 2012)

Drawing on her own memory, her parents' written reflections, interviews with contemporaries, and newly-available documents, former US Secretary of State and New York Times bestselling author Madeleine Albright...

The Alice Behind Wonderland

by Simon Winchester HarperAudio (May 24, 2011)

On a summer's day in 1858, in a garden behind Christ Church College in Oxford, Charles Dodgson, a lecturer in mathematics, photographed six-year-old Alice Liddell, the daughter of the college dean, with a Thomas...

Stalin's Daughter

by Rosemary Sullivan & Karen Cass HarperAudio (June 02, 2015)

Winner of the Plutarch Award for Best Biography

PEN Literary Award Finalist

National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist

New York Times Notable Book

Washington Post Notable Book

Boston Globe Best Book of the Year



by Bernard Cornwell & Dugald Bruce Lockhart HarperAudio (May 05, 2015)

From the New York Times bestselling author comes the definitive, illustrated history of one of the greatest battles ever fought--a riveting nonfiction chronicle published to commemorate the two-hundreth anniversary...

In the Enemy's House

by Howard Blum & David Colacci HarperAudio (February 20, 2018)

The New York Times bestselling author of Dark Invasion and The Last Goodnight once again illuminates the lives of little-known individuals who played a significant role in America's history as he chronicles...

Darkest Hour

by Anthony McCarten & John Lee HarperAudio (November 07, 2017)

From the acclaimed novelist and screenwriter of The Theory of Everything comes a revisionist look at the period immediately following Winston Churchill's ascendancy to Prime Minister--soon to be a major motion...


by Joshua Levine, Jonathan Keeble & Leighton Pugh HarperAudio (June 27, 2017)

New York Times Bestseller

The epic true story of Dunkirk--now a major motion picture, written and directed by Christopher Nolan, and starring Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hardy, and Mark Rylance

In 1940, the Allies had...

The Saboteur

by Paul Kix & Malcolm Hillgartner HarperAudio (December 05, 2017)

In the tradition of Agent Zigzag comes this breathtaking biography, as fast-paced and emotionally intuitive as the very best spy thrillers, which illuminates an unsung hero of the French Resistance during World...

Rebel in the Ranks

by Brad S. Gregory & Sean Runnette HarperAudio (September 12, 2017)

On the 500th anniversary of the Reformation comes this compelling, illuminating, and expansive religious history that examines the complicated and unintended legacies of Martin Luther and the epochal movement...

A Bold and Dangerous Family

by Caroline Moorehead & John Lee HarperAudio (October 03, 2017)

The acclaimed author of A Train in Winter and Village of Secrets delivers the next chapter in "The Resistance Quartet": the astonishing story of the aristocratic Italian family who stood up to Mussolini's fascism,...

Murder In Matera

by Helene Stapinski HarperAudio (May 23, 2017)

"Tantalizing" - NPR

"A thrilling detective story... Stapinski pursues the study of her family's criminal genealogy with unexpected emotional results." -- Library Journal

A writer goes deep into the heart of Italy...

Spies in the Family

by Eva Dillon & Gabra Zackman HarperAudio (May 09, 2017)

A riveting true-life thriller and revealing memoir from the daughter of an American intelligence officer--the astonishing true story of two spies and their families on opposite sides of the Cold War.

In the summer...

The Marriage Bureau

by Penrose Halson & Jane Copland HarperAudio (May 02, 2017)

A riveting glimpse of life and love during and after World War II--a heart-warming, touching, and thoroughly absorbing true story of a world gone by.

In the spring of 1939, with the Second World War looming,...


by Anna Pasternak & Antonia Beamish HarperAudio (January 24, 2017)

The heartbreaking story of the love affair between Boris Pasternak, the author of Doctor Zhivago, and Olga Ivinskaya--the true tragedy behind the timeless classic.

When Stalin came into power in 1924, the Communist...

Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette

by Sena Jeter Naslund & Susanna Burney HarperAudio (October 03, 2006)

Marie Antoinette was a child of fourteen when her mother, the Empress of Austria, arranged for her to leave her family and her country to become the wife of the fifteen-year-old Dauphin, the future King of France....

The Professor and The Madman

by Simon Winchester HarperAudio (January 13, 2004)

A New York Times Notable Book  

The Professor and the Madman is an extraordinary tale of madness, genius, and the incredible obsessions of two remarkable men that led to the making of the Oxford English Dictionary--and...

The Map That Changed the World

by Simon Winchester HarperAudio (January 13, 2004)

From the author of the bestselling The Professor and the Madman comes the fascinating story of William Smith, the orphaned son of an English country blacksmith, who became obsessed with creating the world's...

The Wild Blue

by Stephen E. Ambrose & Jeffrey DeMunn Simon & Schuster Audio (August 01, 2001)

Stephen E. Ambrose, acclaimed author of Band of Brothers and Undaunted Courage, carries us along in the crowded and dangerous B-24s as their crews fought to destroy the German war machine during World War II....

Death of a Dissident

by Alex Goldfarb, Marina Litvinenko & Dennis Boutsikaris Simon & Schuster Audio (June 12, 2007)

The story that the Kremlin does not want you to hear.

The assassination of former Russian intelligence officer Alexander "Sasha" Litvinenko in November 2006 -- poisoned by the rare radioactive element polonium...

Putin's Kleptocracy

by Karen Dawisha & Robert Petkoff Simon & Schuster Audio (September 30, 2014)

The raging question in the world today is who is the real Vladimir Putin and what are his intentions. Karen Dawisha's brilliant Putin's Kleptocracy provides an answer, describing how Putin got to power, the...

Hell and Good Company

by Richard Rhodes & Christian Coulson Simon & Schuster Audio (February 03, 2015)

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning and bestselling author of The Making of the Atomic Bomb, "The most extraordinary book about the Spanish Civil War ever encountered" (The Washington Post).

The Spanish Civil War...

Once Upon a Time in Russia

by Ben Mezrich & Jeremy Bobb Simon & Schuster Audio (June 02, 2015)

The New York Times bestselling author of Bringing Down the House and The Accidental Billionaires tells his most incredible story yet: A true drama of obscene wealth, crime, rivalry, and betrayal from deep inside...


by Jay Winik & Arthur Morey Simon & Schuster Audio (September 22, 2015)

**New York Times Bestseller**

Jay Winik brings to life in "gripping" detail (The New York Times Book Review) the year 1944, which determined the outcome of World War II and put more pressure than any other on...

True Believer

by Kati Marton & Amanda Carlin Simon & Schuster Audio (September 06, 2016)

"Kati Marton's True Believer is a true story of intrigue, treachery, murder, torture, fascism, and an unshakable faith in the ideals of Communism....A fresh take on espionage activities from a critical period...

The Vanishing Velázquez

by Laura Cumming & Siobhan Redmond Simon & Schuster Audio (April 12, 2016)


A Wall Street Journal Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2016

“As compelling and entertaining as a detective novel” (The Economist), the incredible true story--part art history and part mystery--of...


by Matthew Kneale & Neil Gardner Simon & Schuster Audio (May 15, 2018)

“This magnificent love letter to Rome” (Stephen Greenblatt) tells the story of the Eternal City through pivotal moments that defined its history--from the early Roman Republic through the Renaissance and...

Midnight in Chernobyl

by Adam Higginbotham & Jacques Roy Simon & Schuster Audio (February 12, 2019)

One of AudioFile’s Best Audiobooks of 2019!

A New York Times Best Book of the Year

A Time Best Book of the Year

A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year

2020 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence Winner...

The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books

by Edward Wilson-Lee & Richard Trinder Simon & Schuster Audio (March 12, 2019)

This impeccably researched and “adventure-packed” (The Washington Post) account of the obsessive quest by Christopher Columbus’s son to create the greatest library in the world is “the stuff of Hollywood...

Ten Caesars

by Barry Strauss & Arthur Morey Simon & Schuster Audio (March 05, 2019)

Bestselling classical historian Barry Strauss delivers “an exceptionally accessible history of the Roman Empire…much of Ten Caesars reads like a script for Game of Thrones” (The Wall Street Journal)--a...

The Ship of Dreams

by Gareth Russell & Jenny Funnell Simon & Schuster Audio (November 19, 2019)

“Gareth Russell has chosen a handful of passengers on the doomed liner and by training a spotlight on every detail of their lives, he has given us a meticulous, sensitive, and at times harsh picture of the...

Checkpoint Charlie

by Iain MacGregor & Dugald Bruce Lockhart Simon & Schuster Audio (November 05, 2019)

A “constantly captivating…well-researched and often moving” (The Wall Street Journal) history of Checkpoint Charlie, the famous military gate on the border of East and West Berlin where the United States...

The Zookeepers' War

by J.W. Mohnhaupt, Jacques Roy & Shelley Frisch Simon & Schuster Audio (November 12, 2019)

The unbelievable true story of the Cold War’s strangest proxy war, fought between the zoos on either side of the Berlin Wall.

“The liveliness of Mohnhaupt’s storytelling and the wonderful eccentricity of...