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Daughter of the House

By Rosie Thomas - Published 2015

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Daughter of the House is the eagerly awaited follow-up to Rosie Thomas’s incredibly successful The Illusionists, and although it is a sequel, ...Read Review

Twilight of Empire: War at the Edge of the World

By Ian Ross - Published 2015

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Military

War at the Edge of the World joins the crowded market of Roman military books in Britain, but with a key difference, the ...Read Review

Twilight of Empire: War at the Edge of the World

By Ian Ross - Published 2015

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Military

Aurelius Castus has worked his way up through the ranks of the Roman army – facing death and hardship – to become a Centurion, and ...Read Review

Iron and Rust: Throne of the Caesars, Book 1

By Harry Sidebottom - Published 2014

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AdventureMilitary

The murder of Emperor Alexander in the year AD 235 begins what is known to us as the Year of Six Emperors. It’s ...Read Review

Odysseus: Book One, The Oath

By Christine Feddersen-Manfredi (trans.) - By Valerio Massimo Manfredi - Published 2013Published 2014

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Epic

If you love the classics, you will enjoy Professor Manfredi’s rendition of the tale of Odysseus. The author identifies himself as in ...Read Review

The Illusionists

By Rosie Thomas - Published 2014Published 2014-02-27

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In Victorian London, illusionist Devil Wix’s chance encounter with dwarf performer Carlo Boldoni results in the dynamic duo of Boldoni & Wix, ...Read Review

The Ten Thousand Things

By John Spurling - Published 2014Published WSP15

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Literary

Wang Meng is a low-level government worker in 14th-century China. A gifted painter who is devoted to his art, Wang becomes entangled in ...Read Review

Will

By Christopher Rush - Published 2009Published 2014

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Biographical Fiction

In March 1616, William Shakespeare is dying. He summons his lawyer, Francis Collins, to take down the final version of his will. In the ...Read Review

Dry Bones

By Peter Quinn - Published 2013

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Mystery/CrimeThriller

Dry Bones is the third novel and the conclusion of Peter Quinn’s trilogy featuring Fintan Dunne, a detective, OSS agent and WWII ...Read Review

Band of Angels: The Forgotten World of Early Christian Women

By Kate Cooper - Published 2013

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InspirationalNonfiction

The author, a professor of ancient history at the University of Manchester, offers up a mix of Bible stories, cultural history of the ...Read Review