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Bertie: A Life of Edward VII

By Jane Ridley - Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

This isn’t yet another biography of the irresponsible, hedonistic heir to the throne who became king far too late in life and ...Read Review

England in the Eighteenth Century: A Great and Monstrous Thing

By Jerry White - Published 2012

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is the third in a history of London from the 18th century to the 20th by Jerry White, professor of London History ...Read Review

Sworn Sword

By James Aitcheson - Published 2011Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Two years after the Battle of Hastings, Northumbria is the last English province to hold out against Norman rule. Tancred a Dinant, oath-sworn ...Read Review

The Magnificent Spilsbury and the Case of the Brides in the Bath

By Jane Robins - Published 2011

Genres:

Biographical FictionMystery/Crime

Between 1910 and 1914, three respectable women a little past their prime were found drowned in their baths not long after rushing into marriage with ...Read Review

The Opposite of Falling

By Jennie Rooney - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureLiterary

In 1862, Ursula Bridgewater of Liverpool is jilted without explanation by her fiancé. Independent of mind, means and now of marriage ties, she shrugs ...Read Review

Mistress of Rome

By Kate Quinn - Published 2010

Genres:

Epic

Thea is a Jewish slave girl, brought to Rome to be maidservant to the spoiled beauty Lepida Pollia. Arius the Barbarian is a ...Read Review

A Murder on London Bridge

By Susanna Gregory - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It’s 1664 in this latest Thomas Chaloner adventure set in Restoration London, and Lord Chancellor Clarendon, fearing rebellion, sends his spy Chaloner to ...Read Review

The Shape of Him

By Gill Schierhout - Published 2009

Genres:

Literary

Sara Highbury is haunted by her long-ago relationship with Herbert Wakeford, a diamond digger in 1920s South Africa. When Herbert was diagnosed with ...Read Review

Death on the Ice

By Robert Ryan - Published 2009

Genres:

Adventure

As every British schoolchild used to know, Captain Robert Falcon Scott led an expedition to win the South Pole for King and Empire ...Read Review

The Woman’s Historical Novel: British Women Writers, 1900-2000

By Diana Wallace - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

This timely, perceptive analysis gives a much-maligned genre its proper significance in the canon of English literature. Diana Wallace sets out to show “...Read Review