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Caging Skies

By Christine Leunens - Published 2019

Genres:

Literary

Like many Viennese boys of the late 1930s, Johannes Betzler joins the Hitler Youth, in which he takes great pride, and swallows the ...Read Review

A Question of Trust

By Penny Vincenzi - Published 2018

Genres:

LiterarySaga

Penny Vincenzi has written another drama of numerous interlinked characters in her final novel, which takes place in London between 1936 and 1955. We follow ...Read Review

Something Dangerous

By Penny Vincenzi - Published 2001Published 2004

Genres:

Saga

Something Dangerous is the second novel in Vincenzi’s Spoils of Time trilogy featuring the Lytton family and their London publishing house, now ...Read Review

Owen Glendower

By John Cowper Powys - Published 2003

Genres:

Saga

  Originally published in 1940, this grandly written epic recounts the adventures of Rhisiart, a 15th century Oxford student who returns to the land ...Read Review

Mr. Doyle and Dr. Bell

By Howard Engel - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

With this book, Arthur Conan Doyle joins the ranks of authors as detectives, but unlike Jane Austen et al., Conan Doyle seems more ...Read Review

No Angel

By Penny Vincenzi - Published 2001Published 2003

Genres:

Saga

No Angel is the first volume in Vincenzi’s Spoils of Time trilogy (all three volumes have been published in the UK) and ...Read Review

Murder in Montparnasse: A Mystery of Literary Paris

By Howard Engel - Published 2000

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This mystery is set in 1925 Montparnasse, where it is possible to meet most of the artists who would later become icons – Hemingway, Joyce, ...Read Review