Apollo

Adama

By Lavie Tidhar - Published 2023

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This novel covers Israel’s past century with different sections focusing on different people. The disjointed structure makes it difficult to follow at ...Read Review

The Temple of Fortuna (The Wolf Den Trilogy)

By Elodie Harper - Published 2023

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Plinia Amara has risen in the world from her humble beginnings as a prostitute in the Wolf Den (brothel) in Pompeii. Now a ...Read Review

Don’t Let’s Be Beastly to the Germans: The British Occupation of Germany, 1945-49

By Daniel Cowling - Published 2023

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Nonfiction

Not so long ago, Britain ruled a slice of the European continent, half the size of the UK and with about half the ...Read Review

The Black Crescent

By Jane Johnson - Published 2023Published 2024

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Thriller

Set in 1950s Morocco, amid growing resistance to French rule, The Black Crescent is a novel about family ties, societal change and contrast ...Read Review

The Ballad of Lord Edward and Citizen Small

By Neil Jordan - Published 2023

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Literary

This novel begins grittily on an American Revolutionary War battlefield, where an escaped former slave, Tony Small, first makes the acquaintance of British ...Read Review

The Weather Woman

By Sally Gardner - Published 2022

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Neva, a Russian girl, has a gift—she can predict the weather. In January 1789, the Thames is frozen over, and London is enjoying ...Read Review

At the Breakfast Table

By Betsy Göksel (trans.) - By Defne Suman - Published 2022

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Defne Suman is the author of The Silence of Scheherazade, a powerful story about the last days of the Ottoman Empire and the ...Read Review

The Silence of Scheherazade

By Betsy Göksel (trans.) - By Defne Suman - Published 2022

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Literary

My birth, on a sweet, orange-tinted evening… in 1905 Smyrna, Turkey, begins an enchanting tale of mother and daughter, of a time and place ...Read Review

The House with the Golden Door (Volume 2) (Wolf Den Trilogy)

By Elodie Harper - Published 2022

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Ancient Pompeii comes to life in the second installment in Elodie Harper’s Wolf Den trilogy. The bustling Roman Empire city is the ...Read Review

The Wolf Den (Volume 1) (Wolf Den Trilogy)

By Elodie Harper - Published 2022

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74 CE. Once a doctor’s daughter before family tragedy forced her into slavery to a cruel pimp, Amara now lives as a whore ...Read Review