Macmillan (UK)

The Republic of Vengeance

By Paul Waters - Published 2008 (UK)Published 2009 (US)

Genres:

Literary

In the late third century BC, Marcus, a 14-year-old Roman journeying to Greece with his father, is captured by pirates. His father is ...Read Review

The Dragonfly Pool

By Eva Ibbotson - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Tally Hamilton loves her simple life in London with her physician father and doting aunts. But when a second world war seems ...Read Review

Heaven’s Net Is Wide: The First Tale of the Otori

By Lian Hearn - Published 2007

Genres:

Fantasy

In this gripping prequel to the Otori novels set in an alternate feudal Japan, Hearn delves into the back story of the man—...Read Review

Sovereign

By C. J. Sansom - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

To overawe the rebellious north, Henry VIII makes a grand Progress to York. Travelling ahead are lawyer Matthew Shardlake and his assistant, Jack ...Read Review

The Harsh Cry Of The Heron

By Lian Hearn - Published 2006

Genres:

Fantasy

In this engrossing fourth and final volume of Hearn’s Otori series (though a prequel series is in the works), the boundaries between ...Read Review

Grass for his Pillow

By Lian Hearn - Published 2003

Genres:

EpicFantasySaga

The story of young star-crossed lovers Takeo and Shirakawa Kaede continues in the sequel to Across the Nightingale Floor. In an alternate feudal ...Read Review

Dissolution

By C. J. Sansom - Published 2003Published 2003 (US)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

       This gripping mystery is set in Tudor England during the winter of 1557, just after a rebellion against the still-new Church of England has ...Read Review