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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

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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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Rules Of Civility

By: Amor Towles

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Penguin: 2011

Seller ID: 0101605

ISBN: 0143121162

Condition: Good


"The New York Times" bestselling novel that "enchants on first reading and only improves on the second" ("The Philadelphia Inquirer")This sophisticated and entertaining first novel presents the story of a young woman whose life is on the brink of transformation. On the last night of 1937, twenty-five-year-old Katey Kontent is in a second-rate Greenwich Village jazz bar when Tinker Grey, a handsome banker, happens to sit down at the neighboring table. This chance encounter and its startling consequences propel Katey on a year-long journey into the upper echelons of New York society--where... View more info

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Long Man

By: Amy Greene

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Knopf: 2014

Seller ID: 0140504

ISBN: 0307593436

Condition: Good


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The Joy Luck Club

By: Amy Tan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ivy: 1994

Seller ID: 0000782

ISBN: 0804106304

Condition: 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

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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Requiem For A Lost Empire

By: Andrei Makine

Price: $11.00

Publisher: WSP: 2001

Seller ID: 0140298

ISBN: 074345362X

Condition: Good


A nameless, orphaned Russian army doctor is the narrator of "Requiem for a Lost Empire, " an epic novel that traces three generations of a Russian family through the turbulent political struggles of the twentieth century. Spanning eight decades --from the October Revolution of 1917 to the Cold War to the fall of Communism --the book follows the narrator's grand-father, Nikolai, a Red Army deserter who seeks peace and isolation in a remote forest village. Years later, his son Pavel will fight in World War II, become a KGB spy, and, like Nikolai, return to his native Caucasus in a vain atte... View more info

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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 Anatomy Of Ghosts

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Penguin: 2011

Seller ID: 0122360

ISBN: 0141018623

Condition: Very good


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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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A Time For The Death Of A King

By: Ann Dukthas

Price: $4.00

Publisher: St. Martin's: 1995

Seller ID: 0047035

ISBN: 0312956134

Condition: Good


She was a passionate lover. Was she also a murderess? Edinburgh, 1567. Like an angel of mercy, beautiful Mary, Queen of Scots nurses her ill husband before suddenly leaving his bedside to attend the wedding festivities of her maid of honor. Hours later, the calm night is shattered by a devastating explosion. The king's body is found in a field with a cloak, a chair, a slipper and a dagger by his lifeless corpse. Incredibly, there is not a mark on him. For a queen besieged by her enemies, it was the hour of her darkest danger... Scotland, land of wild moors and pagan passion is swep... View more info

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A Better Quality Of Murder

By: Ann Granger

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Headline: 2010

Seller ID: 0123412

ISBN: 0755349091

Condition: Fair


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No Place For A Lady

By: Ann Harries

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2005

Seller ID: 0066321

ISBN: 0747578710

Condition: Very good


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The Ballroom

By: Anna Hope

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Black Swan: 2016

Seller ID: 0134072

ISBN: 0552779474

Condition: Good


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