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The House At Harcourt

By: Anita Burgh

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Orion: 2002

Seller ID: 0097553

ISBN: 075284945X

Condition: Good


Eliza Forester is left motherless at the tender age of three when her father orders his wife from the house, accusing her of infidelity. He keeps the child, not out of love, but to spite his wife, and Eliza grows up believing her mother is dead. Her happiest times are spent with Ruby and Jerome, the children of tenant farmers on her father's estate. When, at 16, Eliza's innocent friendship with Jerome turns to love, Eliza--like her mother--is banished to London to live with her aunt. Her father, determined she will make a "good" match, lies to her that Jerome has married, and forces her to wed... 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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The Ballroom

By: Anna Hope

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Black Swan: 2016

Seller ID: 0134072

ISBN: 0552779474

Condition: Good


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The Trader's Dream

By: Anna Jacobs

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Hodder: 2013

Seller ID: 0123658

ISBN: 1444711326

Condition: Good


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Cherry Tree Lane

By: Anna Jacobs

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Allison and Busby: 2011

Seller ID: 0125812

ISBN: 0749009071

Condition: Very good


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Circle Of Stones

By: Anna Lee Waldo

Price: $4.50

Publisher: St. Martins Press: 1999

Seller ID: 0002726

ISBN: 0312970617

Condition: Good


The author of the 1.5 million-copy bestseller "Sacajawea" now brings to life an extraordinary historical saga, capturing the breathtaking castle intrigue of medieval Wales and the passions that drove men and women to explore new horizons... History would call her Brenda, the mistress of a powerful Welsh prince. But when she arrives at Gwynedd Castle, she is only a naive girl who cannot control her desire for Prince Owain-- until he decides to murder her child. Now, in a court filled with jealousy and betrayal, Brenda will harbor a dangerous secret-- and daringly become a Druid healer, a wo... View more info

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Circle Of Stars

By: Anna Lee Waldo

Price: $7.99

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2001

Seller ID: 0076399

ISBN: 0312203802

Condition: Good


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The Golden Mean

By: Annabel Lyon

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Randon House: 2009

Seller ID: 0096673

ISBN: 0307356205

Condition: Very good


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Tainted Angel

By: Anne Cleeland

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sourcebooks: 2015

Seller ID: 0126424

ISBN: 1402279051

Condition: Good


A Deadly Game of Deception Notorious and beautiful, Vidia Swanson works as an "angel," trying to coax incriminating secrets from powerful men who may or may not be traitors of the Crown. Her latest target is suspected of stealing gold from Wellington's troops, but matters take an alarming turn when Vidia realizes that her spymaster thinks she is the one who is tainted--a double agent working for Napoleon. Backed into a corner, she can only hope to stay one step ahead of the hangman in a race to stop the next war before it destroys her--and destroys England. Tainted Angel offers up a c... View more info

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Queen By Right

By: Anne Easter Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 2011

Seller ID: 0133571

ISBN: 141655047X

Condition: Good


From the award-winning author of "A Rose for the Crown, Daughter of York, "and "The King's Grace "comes another masterful historical novel--the story of Cecily of York, mother of two kings and the heroine of one of history's greatest love stories. Anne Easter Smith's novels are beloved by readers for their ability "to grab you, sweep you along with the story, and make you fall in love with the characters." * In Cecily Neville, duchess of York and ancestor of every English monarch to the present day, she has found her most engrossing character yet.History remembers Cecily of York standing... View more info

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The King's Grace

By: Anne Easter Smith

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Touchstone: 2009

Seller ID: 0106535

ISBN: 1416550453

Condition: Good


The bestselling author of "A Rose for the Crown" and "Daughter of York" takes a young woman that history noticed only once and sets her on a quest for the truth about the murder of two boys and a man who claims to be king. All that history knows of Grace Plantagenet is that she was an illegitimate daughter of Edward IV and one of two attendants aboard the funeral barge of his widowed queen. Thus, she was half sister of the famous young princes, who -- when this story begins in 1485 -- had been housed in the Tower by their uncle, Richard III, and are presumed dead. But in the 1490s, a... View more info

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The Pleasure Of Eliza Lynch

By: Anne Enright

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Vintage: 2002

Seller ID: 0109665

ISBN: 0099436949

Condition: Very good


The Pleasure of Eliza Lynch is a dazzling novel from a writer of international caliber, based on the life of the nineteenth-century Irishwoman who became Paraguay's Eva Peron. Eliza Lynch met Francisco Solano Ló pez in Paris, when she was nineteen and he was in Europe to recruit engineers for the first railroad in South America. He left several months later with a pregnant Eliza beside him. Reviled by Asunció n society and the family of her lover, who never married her, Eliza nevertheless had he son baptized his heir. In less than a decade, Ló pez became dictator and plunged ... View more info

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The Dry Grass Of August

By: Anne Jean Mayhew

Price: $8.48

Publisher: Kensington: 2011

Seller ID: 0139472

ISBN: 0758254091

Condition: Good


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Acceptable Loss

By: Anne Perry

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ballantine: 2012

Seller ID: 0094610

ISBN: 0345510615

Condition: Very good


Anne Perry's seventeenth William Monk novel, now in paperback, is a mesmerizing masterpiece of innocence and evil on London's docks, a welcome addition to this successful and beloved series. NATIONAL BESTSELLER On a London riverbank, when the body of small-time crook Mickey Parfitt washes up with the tide, no one grieves. But William Monk, commander of the River Police, is puzzled by the murder weapon: an elegant scarf whose original owner was obviously a man of substance. Dockside informers lead Monk to a floating palace of corruption on the Thames managed by Parfitt, where a band... View more info

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Dark Assassin

By: Anne Perry

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Ballintine Books: 2006

Seller ID: 0130004

ISBN: 0345469291

Condition: Very good


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Slaves Of Obsession

By: Anne Perry

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Fawcett: 2000

Seller ID: 0039175

ISBN: 0449005925

Condition: Good


The year is 1861. The American Civil War has just begun, and London arms dealer Daniel Alberton is becoming a very wealthy man. His quiet dinner party seems remote indeed from the passions rending America. Yet investigator William Monk and his bride, Hester, sense growing tensions and barely concealed violence. For two of the guests are Americans, each vying to buy Alberton's armaments. Soon Monk and Hester's forebodings are fulfilled as one member of the party is brutally murdered and two others disappear- along with Alberton's entire inventory of weapons. As Monk and Hester track the man the... View more info

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A New York Christmas

By: Anne Perry

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Ballintine: 2014

Seller ID: 0116760

ISBN: 0345548469

Condition: Very good


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Paragon Walk

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 1982

Seller ID: 0010439

ISBN: 0449211681

Condition: Very good


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Defend And Betray

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ivy: 1993

Seller ID: 0010440

ISBN: 080411188X

Condition: Fair


" A richly textured and timeless novel of suspense. Her Victorian England pulsates with life and is peopled with wonderfully memorable characters." Faye KellermanAlthough esteemed General Thaddeus Carlyon meets his death in a freak accident at home, his beautiful wife, Alexandra, confesses that she killed him. Investigator William Monk, nurse Hester Latterly, and the brilliant Oliver Rathbone, counsel for the defense, work feverishly to break down the wall of silence raised by the accused and her husband's proud family. With the trial only days away, they inch toward the dark... View more info

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Farriers' Lane

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 1994

Seller ID: 0010442

ISBN: 0449219615

Condition: Good


" Gripping and intense...Her characters are authentically and appealingly drawn, and her plot is sinister." BOOKLISTWhen a distinguished judge dies of opium poisoning, the crucifixion five years before of Kingsley Blaine is brought back into the public eye, and it is screaming for revenge. The police had arrested a Jewish actor, who was soon condemend to hang. Police Inspector Thomas Pitt, investigating the judge's death, is drawn into the sensational murder, because it appears the judge was about to reopen the earlier case. He receives curiously little help from his coll... View more info