Grove Press

The Bird King

By G. Willow Wilson - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

The year is 1491, and Granada, the last foothold of Islamic rule in Iberia, is under siege. Food is running short, but the inhabitants ...Read Review

The Parisian

By Isabella Hammad - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

Midhat Kamal, the main character in this story of Europe and Palestine in the early 1900s, leaves Nablus to study medicine in France, ...Read Review

The Heavens

By Sandra Newman - Published 2019

Genres:

Time-slip

In 2000, Ben meets Kate at an activist’s fancy party in Manhattan, and he is instantly smitten. Kate is ethereal, mysterious, and just ...Read Review

Correspondents

By Tim Murphy - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

This is an absorbing and candid behind-the-scenes journey into the life of a foreign correspondent. Rita Khoury is an Irish-Lebanese-American woman who is ...Read Review

Then We Take Berlin

By John Lawton - Published 2013

Genres:

Thriller

This is really two stories, both centring on Berlin. The first begins in 1941 when John Holderness, commonly known as Wilderness, finds himself living ...Read Review

A Lily of the Field

By John Lawton - Published 2010Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is another of John Lawton’s Inspector Troy series of detective novels, but do not be deceived; this is no ordinary murder/...Read Review

Cleopatra Dismounts

By Carmen Boullosa - By tr. Geoff Hargreaves - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical FictionFantasy

Three long sections narrated by Cleopatra are framed by briefer sections told by her scribe Diomedes. In the first narrative, Antony has just ...Read Review

Artemisia

By Alexandra Lapierre - By Liz Heron trans. - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

  This extraordinary novel is a must read for anyone remotely interested in Baroque Italy, art, or painter Artemisia Gentileschi. I have very ...Read Review

The Battle

By Patrick Rimbaud - Published 2000

Genres:

Military

Anyone interested in the Napoleonic Era is blessed with a large and continually expanding list of books and journals, fiction and non-fiction. Popular ...Read Review