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Pillar of Fire
3.78 avg. rating
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Brought in chains as a slave girl to the court of ancient Egypt, Nofret knew intimately the key players in an extraordinary era: The Pharaoh Akhenaten, who defied the ancient Egyptian deities to worsh…
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In #1 bestselling author Brad Meltzer's new thriller, death is just another way to disappear.
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The Heretic's Apprentice (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #16)
In the Summer of 1143, two visitors arrive at the gates of the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul bearing a corpse. But another violent death follows in their wake, and Brother Cadfael is called upon…
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Mira's Last Dance (Penric and Desdemona, #4)
In this sequel to the novella “Penric’s Mission”, the injured Penric, a Temple sorcerer and learned divine, tries to guide the betrayed General Arisaydia and his widowed sister Nikys across the last h…
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The Library of the Unwritten (Hell's Library #1)
In the first book in a brilliant new fantasy series, books that aren't finished by their authors reside in the Library of the Unwritten in Hell, and it is up to the Librarian to track down any restles…
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Mistress of the Sun
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The author of the internationally acclaimed Josephine B. trilogy presents a new, irresistible historical novel, based on the life of Louise de la Vallière, who, against all odds, became the most belov…
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The Twelfth Transforming
4.07 avg. rating
· 679 Ratings
No period in Egyptian history has been the source of so much fascination as the reign of Akhenaten, the XVIII Dynasty pharaoh whose impetuous government took his country to the brink of disaster. In T…
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I Don't Forgive You
4.19 avg. rating
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Perfect for book clubs or the beach, Aggie Blum Thompson's I Don't Forgive You is a page-turning, thrilling debut not to be missed. (Wendy Walker)



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Queen Jezebel (Catherine de Medici, #3)
3.92 avg. rating
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The ageing Catherine de' Medici has arranged the marriage of her beautiful Catholic daughter Margot to the uncouth Huguenot King Henry of Navarre. Margot, still desperately in love with Henry de Guise…
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Raiders of the Nile (Ancient World, #2)
In 88 B.C. it seems as if all the world is at war. From Rome to Greece and to Egypt itself, most of civilization is on the verge of war. The young Gordianus—a born-and-raised Roman citizen—is living i…
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The Savior
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Three years after the tragic death of baby Sarah, Emily decides to have a child again. She hires a doula and tries to settle into a semblance of normalcy. Then on a cold autumn morning, husband David …
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Akhenaten
3.85 avg. rating
· 107 Ratings
Akhenaten is a fascinating, shadowy figure in Egyptian history - archaeologists have discovered attempts to eradicate all traces of his brief reign, but enough remains to tell a remarkable story of in…
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The Confession of Brother Haluin (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #15)
December, 1142. A brother of Shrewsbury Abbey suffers a fall that almost kills him. He makes a shocking deathbed confession to Brother Cadfael. When the man recovers Cadfael accompanies him on an ardu…
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The Little Shop of Found Things (Found Things, #1)
A new series about a young woman whose connection to antiques takes her on a magical adventure, reminiscent of Outlander

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An Unexpected Peril (Veronica Speedwell, #6)
A princess is missing, and a peace treaty is on the verge of collapse in this new Veronica Speedwell adventure from the New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award-nominated author Deanna Raybourn.

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The Seven Wonders (Ancient World, #1)
3.77 avg. rating
· 1547 Ratings
The year is 92 B.C. and the youthful Gordianus has just turned eighteen, and is about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime: a far-flung journey to see the Seven Wonders of the World. Gordianus is …
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Love is Darkness (Valerie Dearborn, #1)
Valerie Dearborn wants a cotton candy life filled with light sweetness, but it’s more like a puffer fish: pointy, unusual, and — if not prepared exactly right — deadly.

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Don't Tie the Knot (Wedding Trouble, #1)
Most weddings might be joyous occasions, but Lord Hamish Montgomery’s older brother is marrying…a commoner. Never mind that his brother is already engaged, and they’ll lose their family’s estate if he…
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Violet (The Flower Trilogy, #1)
3.90 avg. rating
· 385 Ratings

England, 1673

The Ashcroft family motto is "Question Convention," and eldest sister Violet agrees with the sentiment completely. For one thing, she's not planning to marry. Plain Violet is smart en…

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Serafina and the Splintered Heart (Serafina, #3)
The storms are coming....

Something has happened to Serafina. She has awoken into a darkness she does not understand, scarred from a terrible battle, only to find that life at Biltmore Estate has chan…
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The Sight (Devil's Isle, #2)
3.99 avg. rating
· 2043 Ratings
The paranormal war that engulfed New Orleans seven years ago is over. But the battle for the city is just beginning . . .

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Echo North (Echo North, #1)
3.83 avg. rating
· 3203 Ratings
Echo Alkaev’s safe and carefully structured world falls apart when her father leaves for the city and mysteriously disappears. Believing he is lost forever, Echo is shocked to find him half-frozen in …
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The Book of Madness and Cures
2.91 avg. rating
· 2423 Ratings
Dr. Gabriella Mondini, a strong-willed, young Venetian woman, has followed her father in the path of medicine. She possesses a singleminded passion for the art of physick, even though, in 1590, the ma…
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A Conspiracy in Belgravia (Lady Sherlock, #2)
The game is afoot as Charlotte Holmes returns in the atmospheric second novel in New York Times bestseller Sherry Thomas's Victorian-set Lady Sherlock series.

Being shunned by Society gives Charlotte H…
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An Almond for a Parrot
3.65 avg. rating
· 959 Ratings
‘I would like to make myself the heroine of this story – an innocent victim led astray. But alas sir, I would be lying…’

London, 1756: In Newgate prison, Tully Truegood awaits trial. Her fate hanging i…
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