2006 (UK)

Emperor

By Stephen Baxter - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Alternate History

In a small village in Northern England in the 5th century, a woman is in the throes of a long arduous labor. At ...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

The Religion

By Tim Willocks - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Adventure

British novelist Tim Willocks is good at evoking the unfamiliar, so perhaps it’s inevitable that he should turn eventually to historical fiction. ...Read Review

The Thief Taker

By Janet Gleeson - Published 2005 (UK)Published 2006 (UK)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

After the death of her husband, Agnes Meadowes obtains employment as a cook. Working in London for the Blanchards, a family of once ...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

Red River

By Lalita Tademy - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Literary

“This is not a story to go down easy, and the backwash still got hold of us today. The history of a family. ...Read Review

Summer Crossing

By Truman Capote - Published 2005 (US)Published 2006 (UK)

Genres:

Literary

Set in post-WWII New York, Summer Crossing tells the story of young socialite Grady McNeil. While her parents set sail for France to ...Read Review

The Friends Of Meager Fortune

By David Adams Richards - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

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From the first page of celebrated Canadian author Richards’ (River of the Brokenhearted) latest novel, the reader knows that this is going to ...Read Review

The Crystal Cave

By Mary Stewart - Published 2003 (US)Published 2006 (UK)

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Merlin is one of the most enigmatic figures in British lore. Was he a god, a man, or was Merlin the title given ...Read Review

Katherine

By Anya Seton - Published 2004 (US)Published 2006 (UK)

Genres:

EpicRomance

This assignment is both an absolute joy and something of a challenge. Hodder have re-packaged Anya Seton’s classic under their ‘Hodder Great ...Read Review