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My Last Duchess

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My Last Duchess

Author: Daisy Goodwin
Publication Date: 6 January 2011

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7.6 million viewers are tuning into Downtown Abbey. All of them will love and immediately recognise the world of MY LAST DUCHESS, with its lavish period detail, gossip below stairs, and intrigue above.

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Longbourn

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Longbourn

Author: Jo Baker
Publication Date: 1 January 2014

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'If Elizabeth Bennet had the washing of her own petticoats,' Sarah thought, 'she would be more careful not to tramp through muddy fields.' It is wash-day for the housemaids at Longbourn House, and Sarah's hands are chapped and raw.

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Owl Killers

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The Owl Killers

Author: Karen Maitland
Publication Date: 1 April 2010

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England, 1321. In the heart of the countryside lies an isolated village, where pagan Owl Masters rule through fear, superstition and murder. When a group of religious women ill-advisedly settles outside the village, they awaken dangerous jealousies. Why do their crops succeed? How do their cattle survive the plague?

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Sword Song

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Sword Song

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publication Date: 6 May 2008

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The fourth in the bestselling Alfred series from number one historical novelist, Bernard Cornwell.

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Wolf Hall

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Wolf Hall

Author: Hilary Mantel
Publication Date: 27 February 2010

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Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2009 'Lock Cromwell in a deep dungeon in the morning,' says Thomas More, 'and when you come back that night he'll be sitting on a plush cushion eating larks' tongues, and all the gaolers will owe him money.'

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Pope's Rhinoceros

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The Pope's Rhinoceros

Author: Lawrence Norfolk
Publication Date: 3 February 1997

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The tale of the sinking of a Portuguese ship off the coast of Italy in 1516, while attempting to deliver a rhinoceros to Pope Leo X. The hero, Salvestro, is caught up in a mission to Rome by a sect of secretive monks from a Baltic island, their first pilgrimage in 200 years.

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When Morning Comes

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When Morning Comes

Author: Una Horne
Publication Date: 20000203

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Marina heads off for her first job, romance and adventure. Her life seems easy and she has an admirer, but is he sincere? Rose is forced to stay at home, subject to the whims of her ailing mother and domineering father. She has almost given up hope of a better life, but Jeff, a childhood friend, is determined to do all he can to save her...

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Strawberry Fields

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Strawberry Fields

Author: Katie Flynn
Publication Date: 6 January 2011

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Shadow Dance

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Shadow Dance

Author: Julie Garwood
Publication Date: 31 December 2007

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Jordan Buchanan is thrilled that her brother and best friend are tying the knot. The wedding is a lavish affair–for the marr...

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Sharpe's Escape

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Sharpe's Escape

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publication Date: 1 June 2004

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Sharpe's escape takes place in the summer of 1810, in the Peninsular War. The French are mounting the most dangerous invasion of Portugal. Captain Richard Sharpe with his company of redcoats and riflemen meets the invaders on the gaunt ridge of Bussaco. But there, despite British victory, the French are not stopped and the army have to fall back.

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Heir for Burracombe

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An Heir for Burracombe

Author: Lilian Harry
Publication Date: 3 February 2011

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There's nowhere quite like Burracombe - a village full of warmth and intrigue...

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Sylvester

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Sylvester

Author: Georgette Heyer
Publication Date: 19701106

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Endowed with rank, wealth and elegance, Sylvester, Duke of Salford, is intrigued when his visit causes his prospective bride, Phoebe, to flee her home. A historical romance from the author of THE BLACK MOTH, ARABELLA and APRIL LADY.

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Foundling

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The Foundling

Author: Georgette Heyer
Publication Date: 19631200

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The shy young Duke of Sale has been brought up by an uncle and valet. His natural diffidence conceals a rebellious spirit, and he enters into a dangerous world of intrigue, kidnap and adventure.

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The Masqueraders

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The The Masqueraders

Author: Georgette Heyer
Publication Date: 1/1/1968

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Bonaparte's Invaders

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Bonaparte's Invaders

Author: Richard Howard
Publication Date: 16 July 1998

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Sequel to "Bonaparte's Sons". Lausard and his men are chosen to join the Army of the Orient which is to invade Egypt. On their way, they land at Malta and capture the island. They reach Egypt hotly pursued by Nelson and his British fleet and must cross the desert to secure positions on the Nile.

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Mark Twain Remembers

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Mark Twain Remembers
An Imaginative Chronicle

Author: Hauser Thomas
Publication Date: 30 August 2002

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This title is a dramatization of 19th century American slavery, as seen through the eyes of the great literary figure, Mark Twain. Interweaving historical fact with fiction, the story centres around a crucial boxing match upon which rests a man's freedom.

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Pompeii

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Pompeii

Author: Robert Harris
Publication Date: 4 September 2003

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Marcus Attilius Primus has just taken charge of the Aqua Augusta, the enormous aqueduct which brings fresh water to a quarter of a million people in nine towns around the Bay of Naples. And now, there is a crisis on the Augusta's sixty-mile main line. This title recreates one of the famous natural disasters of all time.

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365 Nights

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365 Nights

Author: Charla Muller
Publication Date: 4 April 2011

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When Charla Muller's husband turned 40, she gave him something memorable. Sex. Every day. For an entire year.

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All That I am

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All That I am

Author: Anna Funder
Publication Date: 10 May 2012

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When Hitler comes to power in 1933, a tight-knit group of friends and lovers become hunted outlaws overnight. United in their resistance to the madness and tyranny of Nazism, they must flee the country. Dora, passionate and fearless, her lover, great playwright Ernst Toller, her younger cousin Ruth and Ruth's husband Hans find refuge in London.

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Gallows Curse

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The Gallows Curse

Author: Karen Maitland
Publication Date: 15 March 2012

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The thirteenth-century is just begun and King John has fallen out with the Pope, leaving babies to lie unbaptized in their cradles and corpses in unconsecrated ground. Across a fear-ravaged England, the people are dying in sin. In the village of Gastmere, this has shocking consequences for servant girl Elena.

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pagan voyager

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pagan voyager

Author: simon finch
Publication Date: 1984

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Slavery in the ancient world, adventure in the far-flung lands of the Roman Empire, forbidden love and cruel sacrifices!...

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Earthly Joys

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Earthly Joys

Author: Philippa Gregory
Publication Date: 16 October 2006

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Sweeping historical novel from Philippa Gregory the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and The Virgin's Lover. Set in the 1600s and seen through the eyes of John Tradescant, gardener to the great men of the age.

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Earthly Joys

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Earthly Joys

Author: Philippa Gregory
Publication Date: 16 October 2006

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Sweeping historical novel from Philippa Gregory the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and The Virgin's Lover. Set in the 1600s and seen through the eyes of John Tradescant, gardener to the great men of the age.

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The Glanville Women

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The Glanville Women

Author: Dulcie Gray
Publication Date: 1982

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'Fascinating . . . a solid Thackerayan novel. I am enchanted by its great originality. This is a really rich book.' ...

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Company of Liars

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Company of Liars

Author: Karen Maitland
Publication Date: 26 February 2009

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The year is 1348 and the first plague victim has reached English shores. Panic erupts around the country and a small band of travellers comes together to outrun the deadly disease, unaware that something far more deadly is - in fact - travelling with them.

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