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Insurrection(The Insurrection Trilogy 1)

Scotland 1286. The king is murdered by one of his own men, leaving the succession to the throne wide open. Civil war threatens as powerful Scottish families jostle for power, not knowing that King Edward of England, has his own ideas. A young squire will rise to defy Englands greatest king. His name is Robert the Bruce.

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The Bold Frontier

From the author of such American epics as the Kent Family Chronicles and the North and South trilogy comes this special anthology of frontier fiction�featuring three brand new stories and a special introduction by the author.

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Masters of the Confluence

In colonial Africa, the prevalent justice systems left much to be desired. Retribution was brutal, heavy and swift. The ruling elite used slavery keep their citizenry on a pretty tight leash. Nigeria was no different.From the meanders and tributaries of the Niger delta, felons were tricked into the mythical labyrinths of Arochukwu and subsequently, shipped abroad. Estab

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The Ghost of Lily Painter

The first time Annie Sweet sees 43 Stanley Road, the house is so perfect she almost feels as though it has chosen her. She longs to move in, but with her husband seeming more distant, and her daughter wrapped up in her friends and new school, Annie is left alone to mull over the past.Soon she becomes consumed by the house and everyone who has lived there before her, especi

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My Mothers Secret: Based on a True Holocaust Story

Franciszka and her daughter are unlikely heroines. They are simple people who dont stand out� that is, until there is a crisis. In 1939, the Nazis come to Poland and start to persecute the Jews. These are unreasonable times when providing shelter to a Jew has become a death sentence. Despite this, both Franciszka and her daughter hide Jewish families and a German soldier

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The Forger

An exciting new novel, by the author of The Story of My Disappearance and Archangel.At the turn of World War II, David Halifax is a young American painter who receives a scholarship to come to Paris and work under the tutelage of the mysterious and brilliant Russian painter, Alexander Pankratov. Getting more than he bargained for, Halifax is quickly subjected to Pankratov

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The Danish Girl

Loosely inspired by a true story, this tender portrait of marriage asks: What do you do when the person you love has to�change?� It starts with a question, a simple favor asked by a wife of her husband while both are painting in their studio, setting off a transformation neither can anticipate.� Uniting fact and fiction into an original romantic vision, The Danish Girl elo

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The Other Typist

A KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR!Keira Knightly is to produce and star in the movie adaption of The Other Typist!A haunting debut novel set against the background of New York City in the 1920s��From the first page [I] was absorbed�Suzanne Rindell�s story of a 1920s police stenographer who becomes increasingly obsessed with a glamorous new typist reminds me at points

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The Master of Bruges

Master painter Hans Memling is without peer in the artistic world of fifteenth-century Bruges. But when he falls in love with the Princess, Marie, daughter of his powerful patron, the Duke of Burgundy, his life begins to unravel.Made reckless by his passion for Marie, Hans accepts an invitation to visit old allies in London. But there he will find himself plunged into the

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Cast Two Shadows: The American Revolution in the South

In South Carolina in 1780, fourteen-year-old Caroline sees the Revolutionary War take a terrible toll on her family and friends, and comes to understand the true nature of war.

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