Ballantine Books

Anna of Kleve, Queen of Secrets: Six Tudor Queens 4

By Alison Weir - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Anna of Kleve (or Anne of Cleves as she is known to most English readers) is the least known of Henry VIII’s ...Read Review

That Churchill Woman

By Stephanie Barron - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Luminous, passionate, rebellious Jennie Churchill, Winston’s glamorous mother, has inspired many biographies and novels. The latest, by Stephanie Barron, author of the ...Read Review

Dark Tide Rising: A William Monk Novel

By Anne Perry - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Dark Tide Rising is Anne Perry’s 24th title in her William Monk series set in Victorian London. This time around, Commander Monk ...Read Review

A Christmas Return

By Anne Perry - Published 2017Published 2017-11-07

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This compact little gem, Perry’s fifteenth Christmas novella, demonstrates her proficiency in writing Victorian-set mysteries. The protagonist is Mariah Ellison, grandmother of ...Read Review

Anne Boleyn, a King’s Obsession (Six Tudor Queens)

By Alison Weir - Published 2017Published 2017-05-16

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This is a stunning, engaging, comprehensive and convincing novel. It opens with 11-year-old Anne about to depart from Hever to become one of ...Read Review

Woman in the Shadows (Clara Vine)

By Jane Thynne - Published 2014Published 2016Published 2016-09-06

Genres:

Thriller

Clara Vine is an actress, working in Germany, but she hides a deep secret. She is an undercover British Intelligence agent in a ...Read Review

Bruised Hibiscus

By Elizabeth Nunez - Published 2002 (c2000)

Genres:

InspirationalMystery/Crime

Set in Trinidad in the 1950s, Bruised Hibiscus explores themes that still resonate today– race and gender. Rosa, a white woman married to ...Read Review

Days of Awe

By Achy Obejas - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

Revolutionary Cuba provides the setting for this autobiographical novel. Alejandra San Josè is born the day Fidel Castro enters Havana. Her parents flee ...Read Review