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A Man in Love

By David Dollenmayer (trans.) - By Martin Walser - Published 2019

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Biographical FictionLiterary

In the summer of 1823, while on a promenade in Marienbad, Johannes Wolfgang von Goethe, then 73, literary, scientific, and cultural lion, confidant of kings, ...Read Review

The Tubman Command

By Elizabeth Cobbs - Published 2019

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In the spring of 1863, the Union army is reeling from defeats. One of their spies, working along South Carolina’s Combahee River under ...Read Review

Fled

By Meg Keneally - Published 2019

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Fled is based on an extraordinary true story. Desperate to escape a life of gruelling poverty in Cornwall, Jenny Trelawney turns to highway ...Read Review

The General’s Cook

By Ramin Ganeshram - Published 2018

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Biographical Fiction

It’s no mystery why so many historical novels have featured cooks as protagonists – food is one of the most vivid windows into ...Read Review

Sugar Money

By Jane Harris - Published 2017Published 2018

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Just before Christmas 1765, two mixed-race slaves, Lucien and his older brother Emile, are charged by their master Father Cléophas to travel from ...Read Review

The Samurai of Seville

By John J. Healey - Published 2017

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East and West collide in 1615 when a group of Samurai warriors travels from Japan to Spain and later to Rome on a diplomatic ...Read Review

The Hamilton Affair

By Elizabeth Cobbs - Published 2016

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Biographical Fiction

Thanks to a certain musical and a newfound appreciation for the Founding Fathers (and mothers), Alexander Hamilton and his wife, Elizabeth Schuyler, are ...Read Review

Donovan’s Devils: OSS Commandos Behind Enemy Lines

By Albert Lulushi - Published 2016

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MilitaryNonfiction

Between 1942 and 1945, William Donovan’s Office of Strategic Services commandos executed hundreds of missions in support of Allied efforts in World War II. ...Read Review

Oil and Marble: A Novel of Leonardo and Michelangelo

By Stephanie Storey - Published 2016

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Biographical Fiction

1501: Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo Buonarroti return to their Florentine homeland in the opening years of the 16th century. At 50 years of age, ...Read Review

Death of a Century

By Daniel Robinson - Published 2015

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Literary

In Greenwich, Connecticut, in the 1920s, the aftereffects of the Great War are still felt by newspaperman Joe Henry and his colleague, Wynton ...Read Review