Edward James

The Queens of Georgian Britain

By Catherine Curzon - Published 2017

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Nonfiction

Most of you probably know quite a lot about the first four Georges who sat on the British throne, but what do you ...Read Review

The Wicked Cometh

By Laura Carlin - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

This is a beautiful book, inside and out. For once you can judge a book by its cover, in this case purple suede ...Read Review

Black Robe

By Brian Moore - Published 2017Published c1985

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LiteraryThriller

The black robe of the title is a Jesuit missionary, Father Laforgue, who arrives in 17th– century French Canada hoping for martyrdom among ...Read Review

How to Stop Time

By Matt Haig - Published 2017Published 2018

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Time-slip

This is a book about time travel, but not travel back in time. The hero, known in the present as Tom Hazard, travels ...Read Review

The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God’s Holy Warriors

By Dan Jones - Published 2017

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Nonfiction

The Templars gives you what it says on the cover: a narrative history of the Knights Templar, and it is detailed, scholarly, lengthy ...Read Review

The Scarlet Lady

By Giada Trebeschi - Published 2017

Genres:

Thriller

The Scarlet Lady is a conspiracy novel with a difference. As is common with conspiracy novels, the main protagonist, Letizia Cantarini, is an ...Read Review

Another Woman’s Husband

By Gill Paul - Published 2017

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Is there a secret connection between the death of Princess Diana in the Paris car crash in 1997 and Wallis Simpson and the Abdication ...Read Review

Ernesto

By Mark Thompson (trans.) - By Umberto Saba - Published (c1975)Published 2017

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Biographical FictionLiterary

Ernesto is a thinly disguised memoir in which the Italian poet Umberto Saba describes a few months in his adolescence when he first ...Read Review

Rebellion in the Reign of Charles II

By John Whitehead - Published 2017

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Nonfiction

There was no rebellion in England in the reign of Charles II and only minor revolts in Scotland and Ireland. Plots and conspiracies ...Read Review

The Life and Death of Sherlock Holmes

By Mattias Boström - By Michael Gallagher (trans.) - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeNonfiction

This is not a Sherlock Holmes pastiche nor a fictional biography of the fictional detective. This is a non-fiction book about Sherlock Holmes ...Read Review