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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

To Die in Spring

By Ralf Rothman - By Shaun Whiteside (trans.) - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

Two things to know: this novel is excellent, and it’s no place to be looking for even involuntary laughs. Set in the ...Read Review

The Road to Alexander

By Jennifer Macaire - Published 2017

Genres:

Time-slip

The story starts about 300years in the future when a young journalist wins a prize to be sent back in time to interview ...Read Review

The Plots Against Hitler

By Danny Orbach - Published 2016Published 2017

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Nonfiction

Hitler led a charmed life. From the moment he took office as Chancellor in 1933 until the failure of the July 1944 Bomb Plot, there ...Read Review

Treachery and Retribution: England’s Dukes, Marquesses, and Earls, 1066-1707

By Andrew Rawson - Published 2017

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Nonfiction

Despite the title, this is in effect a political history of England from the Conquest to the Act of Union, told in 200 pages. ...Read Review

The Death of the Fronsac

By Neal Ascherson - Published 2017

Genres:

LiteraryMilitary

It is difficult to classify this book. It is certainly a war story: the central character is a Polish soldier, Maurycy Szczucki, and ...Read Review

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