2006

Deceived

By Nicola Cornick - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

Isabella, English widow of a wastrel foreign prince, is deep in debt. She intends to marry a nobleman so fixed in debtors’ prison ...Read Review

Act Of Love

By Iris Gower - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

On her first day at work as a cleaner at the Palace theatre, Swansea, Ella Burton meets Anthony Weatherby Nichols and falls in ...Read Review

Dangerous Pursuits

By Alanna Knight - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The second book in the Rose McQuinn mystery series is a thoroughly enjoyable introduction to the world of Edinburgh’s first intrepid female ...Read Review

Pemberley, or Pride And Prejudice Continued

By Emma Tennant - Published 2006

Genres:

Recently there has been a proliferation of books featuring characters from Jane Austen’s novels. This particular offering is a continuation of Pride ...Read Review

Plum Wine

By Angela Davis-Gardner - Published 2006

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While teaching at a Tokyo school in the 1960s, Barbara Jefferson receives a bequest from her Japanese surrogate mother and mentor, Michiko Nakamoto. ...Read Review

The Women Of The House

By Jean Zimmerman - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

In 1695, twenty-two-year-old Margaret Hardenbroeck arrived in the colony of New Amsterdam. Margaret wasn’t anyone’s dependent, but a factor, a representative of ...Read Review

The Light Of Evening

By Edna O'Brien - Published 2006

Genres:

Literary

The novel opens in the latter half of the 20th century. Dilly, bedridden in a small rural Irish hospital, reminisces about her past ...Read Review

Sea Witch

By Helen Hollick - Published 2006Published 2011

Genres:

Fantasy

I really wanted to read Helen Hollick’s latest book; an historical fantasy involving pirates and a white witch served up with lashings ...Read Review

The Blood Confession

By Alisa M. Libby - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This disturbingly dark young adult novel is based on the life of Countess Erzsébet Báthory, the notorious female Dracula who holds ...Read Review

My Darling Heriott

By Jane Brown - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

Jane Brown has created a fascinating biography of Henrietta St. John: ‘My Darling Heriott’ of the title. Henrietta was born in 1699; her lineage ...Read Review