Sourcebooks

Staff Publications: The Traitor’s Wife

By Susan Higginbotham - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

At age thirteen young Eleanor de Clare, favorite niece of King Edward II, becomes the wife of Hugh le Despenser. She is installed ...Read Review

The Kingmaking

By Helen Hollick - Published 2009

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This first installment in the Pendragon’s Banner trilogy is a pure delight in every way. Claiming to be “a novel of the ...Read Review

To Catch The Lightning

By Alan Cheuse - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

While Edward S. Curtis’s iconic photos of Native Americans, taken in the early years of the 20th century, revealed much about that ...Read Review

Eliza’s Daughter

By Joan Aiken - Published 2008

Genres:

Saga

This Jane Austen sequel is based on Sense and Sensibility and follows Willoughby’s illegitimate daughter by his jilted lover, Eliza. It is ...Read Review

Jane Eyre’s Daughter

By Elizabeth Newark - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

Originally published in 1997 as Consequence, Jane Eyre’s Daughter tells, as the title suggests, the tale of Janet Rochester, only daughter of Jane ...Read Review

Impulse and Initiative: A Pride and Prejudice Variation

By Abigail Reynolds - Published 2008

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Romance

“What if Mr. Darcy didn’t take no for an answer?” is the premise of this speculative work. After reading it, the answer ...Read Review

The Watsons and Emma Watson: Jane Austen’s Unfinished Novel Completed

By Jane Austen - By Joan Aiken - Published (c1996)Published 2008

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Romance

It must be a publishing truth universally acknowledged that unfinished works by famous authors shall be brought to a satisfactory conclusion, no matter ...Read Review

Cotillion

By Georgette Heyer - Published 2005Published 2007

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Romance

This story, by the woman credited with establishing the Regency romance subgenre, was originally published in 1953. Young Kitty Charing has been brought up ...Read Review

Never Surrender

By Michael Dobbs - Published 2004Published 2007

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Biographical Fiction

Of all the iconic images of the Second World War, none is more etched in the public mind than the picture of a ...Read Review

Hundreds of Years to Reform a Rake

By Laurie Brown - Published 2007

Genres:

Romance

Josie Drummond, professional paranormal researcher (aka ghostbuster), is working in England in modern times when she meets the resident ghost of Castle Waite, ...Read Review