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The Devil's lieutenant
3.59
This is another great historical fiction novel by Maria Fagyas, now an unknown and out-of-print author. I discovered this great novel while on my sear...more
Nov 2011
Nov 17, 2011
 
Dance of the Assassins
2.71
I came across this book while on search for all things fin de siècle Vienna. This book did not fit the bill, I think I was looking for another book by...more
Sep 22, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
 
Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1)
3.80
I’m not even going to bother writing a “review” as there are better written ones out there. But I am going to give reasons to why I enjoyed this book....more
Aug 08, 2012
Jul 26, 2012
 
Ragtime
3.84
When I was 11 or so, my father received a pile of paperback, from whom or why, I never knew. The paperbacks lined up on a shelf in the basement guestr...more
Jul 06, 2012
Jul 04, 2012
 
Little Apple
3.82
This is another out of print novel I was lucky to find amongst the public library shelves. Leo Perutz was born in the Austro-Hungarian Empire at the t...more
May 07, 2012
May 07, 2012
 
The Leopard
3.99
There are many very good essays and reviews written about this book, I could not possibly say anything to add, see three good links at the bottom of m...more
Dec 2011
Dec 01, 2011
 
The Sunne in Splendour
4.39
936 pages of pure 1400s political unrest and alignment chaos. Bonds are created and betrayed, kings are made, kings are murdered, kings are unkinged w...more
Oct 02, 2013
Sep 24, 2013
 
The Daughter of Time (Inspector Alan Grant #5)
3.98
Aug 28, 2012
Aug 28, 2012
 
St. Peter's Fair (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #4)
4.06
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Jul 20, 2012
Jul 19, 2012
 
A Morbid Taste for Bones (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #1)
3.99
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May 20, 2012
May 21, 2012
 
Murder on the Eiffel Tower (Victor Legris, #1)
2.88
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Jun 23, 2012
May 31, 2012
 
One Corpse Too Many (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #2)
4.04
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Jun 12, 2012
Jun 13, 2012
 
The Bridge of Sighs
3.69
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Jun 22, 2012
Jun 19, 2012
 
Monk's Hood (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #3)
3.99
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Jul 02, 2012
Jul 03, 2012
 
City of Dragons
3.31
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May 14, 2012
Apr 25, 2012
 
The Confession
3.80
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Jul 18, 2012
Jul 17, 2012
 
Heresy (Giordano Bruno, #1)
3.62
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May 10, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
No Tomorrow
3.69
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Jan 2012
Jan 17, 2012
 
March Violets (Bernard Gunther, #1)
3.90
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Aug 26, 2012
Aug 27, 2012
 
Christine Falls (Quirke #1)
3.44
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Feb 06, 2012
Jan 11, 2012
 
The Radetzky March  (Von Trotta Family #1)
4.08
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Sep 15, 2012
Sep 05, 2012
 
The World as I Found It
4.18
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Dec 27, 2012
Sep 25, 2012
 
Lost Illusions (La Comédie Humaine)
4.15
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Jan 25, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
 
36 Yalta Boulevard
3.78
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Jun 25, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
 
Death and the Maiden  (Liebermann Papers, #6)
3.76
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Jun 27, 2013
Jun 25, 2013
 
The Little Book
3.70
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Aug 16, 2013
Oct 02, 2008
 
The Blue Flower
3.47
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Nov 07, 2013
Oct 15, 2013
 
The Plantagenet Prelude (Plantagenet Saga, #1)
3.83
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Nov 04, 2013
Nov 07, 2013
 
When Christ and His Saints Slept  (Henry II & Eleanor of Aquitaine, #1)
4.27
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Jan 23, 2014
Jan 02, 2014
 
L.A. '56: A Devil in the City of Angels
3.71
None
Feb 05, 2014
Feb 04, 2014
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