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Come the Fear

By Chris Nickson - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1733, Leeds is home to pimps, kidnappers, and thieves, apparently beneath the notice of increasingly wealthy wool merchants—but not of the Constable ...Read Review

Mesmerized

By Alissa Walser - Published 2012

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Alissa Walser’s Mesmerized is set against the backdrop of Vienna in the late 1700s. It follows the story of the German physician ...Read Review

The Potter’s Hand

By A.N. Wilson - Published 2012

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In his capacious new novel, Wilson brings his combined skills as novelist and biographer to the life of the great potter, inventor and ...Read Review

Silver: Return to Treasure Island

By Andrew Motion - Published 2012

Genres:

Adventure

R.L. Stevenson’s novel has enchanted and fascinated generations of readers since its publication in the late 19th century. The story left ...Read Review

Captain Blackwell’s Prize

By V. E. Ulett - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureNauticalRomance

During the early 1800s, England is at war with France and Spain. Captain James Blackwell, aboard HMS Inconstant, captures the Spanish galleon La ...Read Review

The Criminal Conversation of Mrs Norton

By Diane Atkinson - Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

Caroline, granddaughter of the playwright Sheridan, marries George Norton and finds him to be violent and unpredictable. She was already a noted poet, ...Read Review

The Damnation of John Donellan: A Mysterious Case of Death and Scandal in Georgian England

By Elizabeth Cooke - Published 2011Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

Theodosius Boughton: youthful heir to a baronetcy, womanizing ne’er-do-well, a year from his inheritance … and dead. This nonfiction work boasts the enclosed ...Read Review

The Raven’s Seal

By Andrei Baltakmens - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Gentleman Thaddeus Grainger idles his days, wasting his fortune, in 1776 England. One evening in a notorious tap-room he sees his nemesis, Mr. Massingham, ...Read Review

Life of a Sailor

By Frederick Chamier - Published 2011

Genres:

NauticalNonfiction

Join the military and see the world! That was certainly true for young Frederick Chamier when he signed up with the British Navy ...Read Review

Mozart at the Gateway to His Fortune, Serving the Emperor 1788-1791

By Christoph Wolff - Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

Christoph Wolff is an eminent scholar, and in this nonfiction work offers new insights into the last four years of Mozart’s life. ...Read Review