Marina Maxwell

The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka

By Clare Wright - Published 2013

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Nonfiction

The Battle of the Eureka Stockade is a legendary milestone, the birth of Australian democracy. It took place on 3rd December 1854 in gold-rush ...Read Review

The Care and Management of Lies

By Jacqueline Winspear - Published 2014

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At the outbreak of WW1, the lifelong friendship between two women is under strain. Kezia has given up teaching to marry Thea’s ...Read Review

The Black Russian

By Vladimir Alexandrov - Published 2013Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

It is always a pleasure to discover any tale that grips you from the first page and leads you along the byways of ...Read Review

The Invention of Exile

By Vanessa Manko - Published 2014

Genres:

Literary

Russian immigrant, Ustin (Austin) Voronkov, works in a New York factory. He falls in love with an American girl, Julia, and his life ...Read Review

The Mist in the Mirror

By Susan Hill - Published 1999Published 2014

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Mystery/CrimeThriller

Susan Hill is most famous for her spine-chiller, The Woman in Black, and once more she brings us the supernatural. The novel opens ...Read Review

The Visitors

By Sally Beauman - Published 2014

Genres:

Literary

In 1922, eleven-year-old Lucy Payne is sent to the invigorating climate of Egypt to aid in her recovery from a near-fatal bout of typhoid. ...Read Review

Goodnight June

By Sarah Jio - Published 2014

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June Andersen is a career-driven New York banker teetering on the edge. After an alarming health episode, doctors warn her to change her ...Read Review

The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress

By Ariel Lawhon - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Jazz Age. Bootleggers. Gangsters. Corruption. Crime. Tammany Hall. All these ingredients have been used in novels many times, but Ariel Lawhon takes ...Read Review

Belle Cora

By Phillip Margulies - Published 2014

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Having just survived the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire, the elderly and respectable Mrs Andersen decides it’s time to reveal her secret ...Read Review

Savage Girl

By Jean Zimmerman - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Wealthy New Yorker Hugo Delegate is discovered next to the mutilated body of his friend, Bev Willets. With his history of nervous disorders ...Read Review