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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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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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Daughter Of York

By: Anne Easter Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2008

Seller ID: 0080297

ISBN: 0743277317

Condition: Very good


History tells us that the intelligent, wealthy, and powerful Margaret of York had everything any woman could want, except for love. The acclaimed author of "A Rose for the Crown" takes us between the lines of history and into her heart. It is 1461: Edward, son of Richard of York, ascends to the throne, and his willful sister, Margaret, immediately becomes a pawn in European politics as Edward negotiates her marriage. The young Margaret falls deeply in love with Anthony Woodville, the married brother of Edward's queen, Elizabeth. But Edward has arranged for his sister to wed Charles, son o... 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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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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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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A Dangerous Mourning

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ivy Books: 1992

Seller ID: 0060952

ISBN: 0804110379

Condition: Good


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Belgrave Square

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 1992

Seller ID: 0073055

ISBN: 0449222276

Condition: Good


"The author has the eyes of a hawk for character nuance and her claws out for signs of the criminal injustices rampant among the privileged classes during this gilded historical perilousness."NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEWWhen low-life moneylender William Weems is found murdered, there are few to mourn his passing. But when Inspector Pitt finds a list containing the names of some of London's most distinguished gentlemen in the murdered man's office, he recognizes the smell of blackmail. Fortunately, Pitt's clever, well-born wife, Charlotte has entree into London's best society. And at glit... View more info

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The Face Of A Stranger (Bk 1 William Monk)

By: Anne Perry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fawcett Columbine: 1990

Seller ID: 0080231

ISBN: 0804108587

Condition: Good


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A Christmas Promise

By: Anne Perry

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Ballantine: 2009

Seller ID: 0111013

ISBN: 0345510666

Condition: Very good


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Brunswick Gardens

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Fawcett: 1999

Seller ID: 0010441

ISBN: 0449003183

Condition: Good


In London's affluent Brunswick Gardens, the battle over Charles Darwin's revolutionary theory of evolution intensifies as the respected Reverend Parmenter is boldly challenged by his beautiful assistant, Unity Bellwood--a " new woman" whose feminism and aggressive Darwinism he finds appalling. When Unity, three months pregnant, tumbles down the staircase to her death, superintendent Thomas Pitt is virtually certain that one of the three deeply devout men in the house committed murder. Could it have been the Reverend Parmenter, his handsome curate, or his Roman Catholic son? Pitt ... View more info

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The Whitechapel Conspiracy

By: Anne Perry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine: 2002

Seller ID: 0010444

ISBN: 0449006565

Condition: Good


THE WHITECHAPEL CONSPIRACY is "a beauty, brilliantly presented, ingeniously developed and packed with political implications that reverberate on every level of British society."-"The New York Times Book Review"In 1892, the grisly murders of Whitechapel prostitutes by a killer dubbed Jack the Ripper remain a terrifying enigma. And in a packed Old Bailey courtroom, Superintendent Thomas Pitt's testimony causes distinguished soldier John Adinett to be sentenced to hang for the inexplicable murder of a friend. Instead of being praised for his key testimony, Pitt is removed from his sta... View more info

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A Christmas Guest

By: Anne Perry

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2005

Seller ID: 0069307

ISBN: 0345483804

Condition: Very good


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A Christmas Grace

By: Anne Perry

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Ballintine Books: 2008

Seller ID: 0089314

ISBN: 0345502035

Condition: Very good


When the season brings a chill, nothing warms the heart or elevates the spirits like a new novel by Anne Perry, whom the Chicago Sun-Times calls "the most adroit sleight-of-hand practitioner since Agatha Christe." Perry's gifts are on full display in A Christmas Grace-a hope-filled tale of forgiveness that is rich with mystery and intrigue. With Christmas just around the corner, Thomas Pitt's sister-in-law, Emily Radley, is suddenly called from London to be with her dying aunt. Leaving her husband and two children behind, Emily makes the long journey to an all-but-forgotten town in the cou... View more info

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Bedford Square (Bk 19 Thomas Pitt)

By: Anne Perry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1999

Seller ID: 0080229

ISBN: 0449005828

Condition: Good


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