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By: Alexandra Ripley

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Warner Books: 1991

Seller ID: 0034806

ISBN: 0446515078

Condition: Good

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Lord Of The Plains

By: Alfred Silver

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine: 1992

Seller ID: 0114580

ISBN: 0345377001

Condition: Good

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The Dovekeepers

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Scribner: 2011

Seller ID: 0114128

ISBN: 1451617488

Condition: Good

"The Dovekeepers "is Alice Hoffman's most ambitious and mesmerizing novel, a tour de force of research and imagination. Nearly two thousand years ago, nine hundred Jews held out for months against armies of Romans on Masada, a mountain in the Judean desert. According to the ancient historian Josephus, two women and five children survived. Based on this tragic and iconic event, Hoffman's novel is a spellbinding tale of four extraordinarily bold, resourceful, and sensuous women, each of whom has come to Masada by a different path. Yael's mother died in childbirth, and her father, an expert a... View more info

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The Wind Done Gone

By: Alice Randall

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Mariner Books: 2001

Seller ID: 0090907

ISBN: 0618219064

Condition: Very good

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The Blood Confession

By: Alisa M Libby

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Dutton: 2006

Seller ID: 0119040

ISBN: 0525477322

Condition: Good

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The Lady Elizabeth

By: Alison Weir

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Ballantine: 2008

Seller ID: 0075110

ISBN: 0345495365

Condition: Good

Following the tremendous success of her first novel, Innocent Traitor, which recounted the riveting tale of the doomed Lady Jane Grey, acclaimed historian and New York Times bestselling author Alison Weir turns her masterly storytelling skills to the early life of young Elizabeth Tudor, who would grow up to become England's most intriguing and powerful queen. Even at age two, Elizabeth is keenly aware that people in the court of her father, King Henry VIII, have stopped referring to her as "Lady Princess" and now call her "the Lady Elizabeth." Before she is three, she learns of the tragic ... View more info

A Call To Arms

By: Allan Mallinson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Bantam Press: 2002

Seller ID: 0020999

ISBN: 0553815628

Condition: Good

Matthew Hervey is recalled to take up arms against Burmese rebels massing on the frontier with India in the fourth installment of his adventures with the Light Dragoons. The last two years have not been good ones for Matthew Hervey. His beloved wife Henrietta is dead and, believing that he can no longer remain in a regiment where men like Lord Towcester can rise to command, he has turned his back on the 6th Light Dragoons. He is left kicking his heels in a corrupt and unruly England far removed from its once glorious past. 1819 sees Hervey in Rome with his sister Elizabeth, where a cha... View more info

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The Lost Wife

By: Alyson Richman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2012

Seller ID: 0110118

ISBN: 042524413X

Condition: Fair

A rapturous novel of first love in a time of war-from the celebrated author of "The Rhythm of Memory "and "The Last Van Gogh." In pre-war Prague, the dreams of two young lovers are shattered when they are separated by the Nazi invasion. Then, decades later, thousands of miles away in New York, there's an inescapable glance of recognition between two strangers... Providence is giving Lenka and Josef one more chance. From the glamorous ease of life in Prague before the Occupation, to the horrors of Nazi Europe, "The Lost Wife" explores the power of first love, the resilience of the h... View more info

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The Memoirs Of Helen Of Troy (Large Print)

By: Amanda Elyot

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Random House: 2005

Seller ID: 0126604

ISBN: 037572835X

Condition: Very good

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The Joy Luck Club

By: Amy Tan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ivy: 1994

Seller ID: 0000782

ISBN: 0804106304

Condition: Very good

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The Valley Of Amazement

By: Amy Tan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper: 2014

Seller ID: 0109236

ISBN: 1443441309

Condition: Good

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Henry And June

By: Anai Nin

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Harcourt: 1989

Seller ID: 0133235

ISBN: 015640057X

Condition: Good

This bestseller covers a single momentous year during Nin's life in Paris, when she met Henry Miller and his wife, June. "Closer to what many sexually adventuresome women experience than almost anything I've ever read....I found it a very erotic book and profoundly liberating" (Alice Walker). The source of a major motion picture from Universal. Preface by Rupert Pole; Index. View more info

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Servants Of The Map

By: Andrea Barrett

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Norton: 2002

Seller ID: 0077585

ISBN: 0393043487

Condition: Good

Ranging Across two centuries, and from the western Himalaya to an Adirondack village, these wonderfully imagined stories and novellas travel the territories of yearning and awakening, of loss and unexpected discovery. A mapper of the highest mountain peaks realizes his true obsession. A young woman afire with scientific curiosity must come to terms with a romantic fantasy. Brothers and sisters, torn apart at an early age, are beset by dreams of reunion. Throughout, Barrett's most characteristic theme -- the happenings in that borderland between science and desire -- unfolds in the diverse live... View more info

The Long Song

By: Andrea Levy

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 2010

Seller ID: 0109003

ISBN: 0670064114

Condition: Very good

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The King's Spy

By: Andrew Swanston

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Corgi: 2013

Seller ID: 0132376

ISBN: 0552166103

Condition: Good

Dark secrets and treachery breed vicious murder in the English Civil War. Summer, 1643 England is at war with itself. King Charles I has fled London, his negotiations with Parliament in tatters. The country is consumed by bloodshed. For Thomas Hill, a man of letters quietly running a bookshop in the rural town of Romsey, knowledge of the war is limited to the rumours that reach the local inn. When a stranger knocks on his door one night and informs him that the king's cryptographer has died, everything changes. Aware of Thomas's background as a mathematician and his expertise in codes ... View more info

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Where Roses Fade

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $7.99

Publisher: New English Library: 2000

Seller ID: 0122128

ISBN: 0340696001

Condition: Good

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The Scent Of Death

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper: 2013

Seller ID: 0127325

ISBN: 0007213530

Condition: Fair

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A Rather English Marriage

By: Angela Lambert

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Black Swan: 1992

Seller ID: 0077493

ISBN: 0552997412

Condition: Fair

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The Blood Of Flowers

By: Anita Amirrezvani

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Little Brown: 2007

Seller ID: 0114027

ISBN: 0316065765

Condition: Good

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The Azure Bowl

By: Anita Burgh

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Orion Books: 1989

Seller ID: 0004990

ISBN: 0752837443

Condition: Good

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