2005

Close Relations

By Michael Taylor - Published 2005

Genres:

RomanceSaga

Although he is only the son of a humble lockkeeper, Algie Stokes dreams of starting his own business manufacturing bicycles. When he falls ...Read Review

The Summer Snow

By Rebecca Pawel - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, Carlos Tejada travels home to Granada to investigate his great-aunt’s death. Accompanying him are ...Read Review

After Elizabeth: The Rise of James of Scotland and the Struggle for the Throne of England

By Leanda de Lisle - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

The title says it all here. As Elizabeth I’s health declines, the childless queen refuses to entertain any talk of her succession, ...Read Review

Roselynde

By Roberta Gellis - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

In 12th century England, King Richard I has ascended the throne of England. Lady Alinor Devaux is the heiress and ruler of a ...Read Review

A Body in Berkeley Square

By Ashley Gardner - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A member of the ton is found stabbed to death at an elegant ball at a mansion in Berkeley Square. Captain Lacey, late ...Read Review

Tattycoram

By Audrey Thomas - Published 2005

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As a baby, Harriet Coram is dropped off at a foundling home in mid-19th century England. She goes on “loan” to a ...Read Review

Massacre River

By René Philoctète (trans. by Linda Coverdale) - Published 2005

Genres:

Literary

The 1937 program of ethnic cleansing of Haitians ordered by the Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo gets little mention in the history of genocides. Nonetheless, ...Read Review

The Life of George Bass, Surgeon and Sailor of the Enlightenment

By Miriam Estensen - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

Born in 1771 in Boston, England, George Bass served an apprenticeship as a surgeon and then joined the Royal Navy. Bass’s real passion ...Read Review

The Unwilling Bride

By Margaret Moore - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

After suffering for years under the care of “Wicked William,” the Lord of Tregellas, Lady Constance expects little better of his estranged son, ...Read Review

The Mysterious Miss M.

By Diane Gaston - Published 2005

Genres:

Romance

Lt. Devlin Steele can hardly believe his good fortune when he gambles and wins a night with the Mysterious Miss M, a lovely ...Read Review