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Wolf at the Door (Bradecote & Catchpoll, 9)

By Sarah Hawkswood - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

All Hallows’ Eve, 1144. A man is found savagely mauled in his cottage in the King’s Forest near Worcester. The man’s son ...Read Review

The Anglo-Saxons: A History of the Beginnings of England

By Marc Morris - Published 2021

Genres:

Nonfiction

Marc Morris’s new book is ambitious in scope, sweeping through six centuries of Anglo-Saxon history. It starts by talking about two of ...Read Review

Words to Shape My Name

By Laura McKenna - Published 2021

Genres:

Literary

Based on real-life events, this book starts when an elderly woman, Harriet Small, is given a memoir written nearly sixty years earlier by ...Read Review

Mrs England

By Stacey Halls - Published 2021

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It’s 1904, and Ruby May, a recently graduated nanny, moves to a new post in Yorkshire. All seems well at first: Mr and ...Read Review

Circus of Wonders

By Elizabeth Macneal - Published 2021

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Set in the 1860s, when the craze for circuses, and particularly “human wonders”, was booming, Macneal’s second novel explores this glamorous, tawdry ...Read Review

The Smallest Man

By Frances Quinn - Published 2021

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Nat Davy is ten when he discovers that, not only is he smaller than the other boys in his village, but that he ...Read Review

The Canterbury Murders

By E.M. Powell - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It is Easter, 1177, and the King’s Clerk Aelred Barling and his assistant Hugo Stanton are on pilgrimage, making their way to the ...Read Review

River of Sins

By Sarah Hawkswood - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

1144, Worcester. A woman is found brutally murdered on an island in the middle of a river, a few miles from town. Hawkswood’s ...Read Review

Queens of the Crusades: Eleanor of Aquitaine and her Successors (England’s Medieval Queens)

By Alison Weir - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

Weir’s latest non-fiction offering covers the lives of five English medieval queens, from the best-known Eleanor of Aquitaine, through to another Eleanor, ...Read Review

V2

By Robert Harris - Published 2020

Genres:

Thriller

Set in 1944, with the war in Europe going badly for Hitler, this new historical thriller by Robert Harris follows two main characters. Rudi ...Read Review

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