Editors' Choice

The Officer’s Daughter

By Zina Rohan - Published 2007

Genres:

Literary

Sixteen-year-old Marta always wanted to be a soldier like her father, an officer in the Polish army. Instead she has to settle for ...Read Review

Dawn of Empire

By Sam Barone - Published 2006 (US)Published 2007 (UK)

Genres:

AdventureEpic

On the eastern bank of the Tigris five thousand years ago, Orak grew into a rich and powerful village, settled by merchants, traders ...Read Review

The Sparks Fly Upward

By Diana Norman - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

As the waning days of the French Revolution evolve into the Reign of Terror, marked by indiscriminate beheadings, fear and the tyranny of ...Read Review

The Queen of the Night

By Paul Doherty - Published 2006

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

Rome is horrified by a series of violent abductions in which the sons and daughters of the wealthiest Roman families are imprisoned and ...Read Review

Knights of the Black and White

By Jack Whyte - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

If Jack Whyte ever decides on a criminal career, then best of luck to those who have to catch him. His plotting is ...Read Review

Restless

By William Boyd - Published 2006

Genres:

LiteraryThriller

Ruth is a young single mother in mid-1970s Oxford, teaching English to foreign students and executives while avoiding working on her thesis; ...Read Review

The Boleyn Inheritance

By Philippa Gregory - Published 2006

Genres:

Gregory’s latest novel focuses on the lives of three women, all of whom bear witness to the Boleyn family’s legacy: Anne ...Read Review

Sovereign

By C. J. Sansom - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

To overawe the rebellious north, Henry VIII makes a grand Progress to York. Travelling ahead are lawyer Matthew Shardlake and his assistant, Jack ...Read Review

Duchess: A Novel Of Sarah Churchill

By Susan Holloway Scott - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This wonderful fictional biography of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough, whisks the reader into a period rife with intrigue, love, sex, war and religious ...Read Review

Dread Murder

By Gwendoline Butler - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When Major Mearns, old soldier and sometime spy, receives a large package in his office in Windsor Castle the last thing he expects ...Read Review

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