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The Girl in the Glass Tower

By Elizabeth Fremantle - Published 2016

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Queen Elizabeth I is ageing and without an heir. Arbella Stuart, niece to Mary Queen of Scots, is first in line for the ...Read Review

The White Ship

By Nicholas Salaman - Published 2016

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During the reign of Henry I, King of England and Duke of Normandy, Bertold, the bastard son of a Count, is sent as ...Read Review

Electric Shadows of Shanghai

By Clare Kane - Published 2015

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Recently wed couple, Will and Amelia Graves, arrive in Shanghai in 1931 where Will takes up a post as translator at the British Consulate. ...Read Review

The Body on the Doorstep

By A. J. Mackenzie - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Late on a moonless night in Kent in 1796, Reverend Hardcastle opens the rectory door to find a man shot, dying, whispering four mysterious ...Read Review

Kitty Peck and the Child of Ill Fortune

By Kate Griffin - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the second of Kate Griffin’s novels featuring Kitty Peck, a young woman living in Victorian Limehouse. Kitty has risen from ...Read Review

Queen and Country

By Shirley McKay - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Hew Cullen is a landowner and lawyer from Saint Andrews who finds himself – not entirely through his own volition – in London in the ...Read Review

The Taxidermist’s Daughter

By Kate Mosse - Published 2015Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Connie is a self-possessed young woman living in an isolated house at the edge of flooding water meadows in Sussex. She is coping ...Read Review

The Lady Agnes Mystery, Volumes 1 and 2

By Andrea H. Japp - By Katherine Gregor (trans.) - By Lorenza Garcia (trans.) - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Across these two volumes, translated from the original French, Andrea Japp tells the story of Lady Agnes de Souarcy, who we meet at ...Read Review

Henry II: A Prince Among Princes

By Richard Barber - Published 2015

Genres:

Nonfiction

Henry II ruled from 1154 to 1189, and there was a long stretch of peace in England during his reign. This miniature biography in the ...Read Review

The Chosen Queen

By Joanna Courtney - Published 2015

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In 1055, Edyth Alfgarsdottir is the young daughter of a Saxon Earl at the court of King Edward, where she is befriended by Harold ...Read Review