Simon & Schuster UK

The First Murder

By The Medieval Murderers - Published 2012


Mystery/CrimeShort Stories

Here is the eighth compilation of interwoven historical mysteries by the changing cast of The Medieval Murderers. As per usual it is the ...Read Review

The Sandcastle Girls

By Chris Bohjalian - Published 2012


The title is deceptive, as this is no lightweight beach read but a serious novel set against the background of the “Slaughter You ...Read Review

In the Shadow of the Banyan

By Vaddey Ratner - Published 2012


Vaddey Ratner’s novel, In the Shadow of the Banyan, is as much memoir as it is fiction. This is the thinly cloaked ...Read Review

Secrets of the Wolves

By Dorothy Hearst - Published 2011


In this second volume of the Wolf Chronicles series, young wolf Kaala deals with the fallout arising from her heretical belief that wolves ...Read Review

King’s Gold

By MICHAEL JECKS - Published 2011



Here is a tale about the costs of remaining loyal when the tides of favor imprison King Edward II, while his queen, Isabella, ...Read Review

The Women of the Cousins’ War

By David Baldwin - By Michael Jones - By Philippa Gregory - Published 2011



This collection of essays is a gift to those who love historical fiction. It not only functions as a history book for readers ...Read Review

Hill of Bones

By Bernard Knight - By Ian Morson - By Karen Maitland - By Philip Gooden - By Susanna Gregory - By The Medieval Murderers - Published 2011


Mystery/CrimeShort Stories

This is an anthology of mystery novellas by the writing team of Susanna Gregory, Bernard Knight, Karen Maitland, Ian Morson, and Philip Gooden, ...Read Review

The Brother of Fire

By Christian Jacq - Published 2011


Biographical Fiction

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart seems well established in Vienna. In his late twenties, he and his work are sought after and respected. Life in ...Read Review

Good Fortune

By Noni Carter - Published 2010


Children/Young Adult

Good Fortune follows the life of a young African-American woman in the early 1800s from her childhood and capture in Africa, her slavery ...Read Review

The Sacred Stone

By The Medieval Murderers - Published 2011


Short Stories

Six authors compose the Medieval Murderers: Susanna Gregory, Simon Beaufort, Bernard Knight, Karen Maitland, Ian Morson, and Philip Gooden. I’ve read books ...Read Review