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The first Princess of Wales : a novel —Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.
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2021
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Joan plots to scandalize Edward, Prince of Wales, and the royal family, for she has learned they engineered her father's downfall and death. But what begins as a calculated strategy soon grows into love. When Joan learns...

The last Boleyn : a novel —Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.
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2021
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This novel tells the story of the rise and fall of the Boleyns, one of England's most powerful families, through the eyes of the eldest daughter, Mary. This book tells Mary Boleyn's life story from when she was ten years...

A most English princess : a novel of Queen Victoria's daughter —McHugh, Clare (Novelist), author.
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2021
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Clare McHugh tells the story of Victoria, the Princess Royal, from her younger years as the apple of her father Albert's eyes through her rise to power atop the mighty German empire to her final months of life. 2020.

Once Upon a Wardrobe. —Callahan, Patti.

From Patti Callahan, the bestselling author of Becoming Mrs. Lewis, comes another enchanting story that pulls back the curtain on the early life of C. S. Lewis. "Where did Narnia come from?" The answer will change everyt...

The man who loved libraries : the story of Andrew Carnegie —Larsen, Andrew, 1960- author.

Reveals how the Scottish immigrant arrived in the United States at the height of the Industrial Revolution, made his fortune in by investing in the railroads before using his wealth to fund over 2,500 public libraries ar...

The Tsarina's Daughter. —Alpsten, Ellen, 1971-

Ellen Alpsten's stunning new novel, The Tsarina's Daughter, is the dramatic story of Elizabeth, daughter of Catherine I and Peter the Great, who ruled Russia during an extraordinary life marked by love, danger, passion a...

The Prince of the Skies. —Iturbe, Antonio, 1967-

A gripping narrative of friendship and exploration, and an homage to Antoine de Saint-Exupery, an unforgettable writer who touched the lives of millions of readers, and who was able to see the world through the eyes of a...

Inseparable. —Beauvoir, Simone de, 1908-1986.

A never-before-published novel by the iconic Simone de Beauvoir of an intense and vivid girlhood friendshipFrom the moment Sylvie and Andree meet in their Parisian day school, they see in each other an accomplice with wh...

The Second Mrs. Astor. —Abé, Shana.

He was American royalty, the richest man in the country and Fifth Avenue scion of the Gilded Age. She was a vivacious teenage socialite suddenly and unexpectedly thrust into fame simply for falling in love with a famous ...

Vertigo. —Sebald, W. G.

Perfectly titled, Vertigo --W.G. Sebald's marvelous first novel -- is a work that teeters on the edge: compelling, puzzling, and deeply unsettling. An unnamed narrator, beset by nervous ailments, journeys accross Europe ...

The executioner's song —Mailer, Norman, author.
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2018
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This Pulitzer Prize-winning classic tells of Gary Gilmore who, after being convicted for murder, insisted on being executed. He fought a system seemingly intent on keeping him alive long after it had sentenced him to dea...

Me so far. —Jack, Donald.

Bartholomew Bandy, ace pilot of the Great War, has finally found a secure post-war job as commander of the Maharajah of Jhamjarh's new mercenary air force. The only problem is, the British Raj are not so happy with him f...

Stolen beauty : a novel —Lico Albanese, Laurie, 1959- author.

A tale based on the true story behind the creation and near destruction of Gustav Klimt's most remarkable paintings traces the experiences of one of the master artist's lovers in 1900 Vienna, whose experiences with anti-...

The queen of Paris : a novel of Coco Chanel —Ewen, Pamela Binnings, 1944- author.
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2021
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This novel based on the real life of Coco Chanel reveals an unseen side to the celebrated icon as she trades fashion for espionage during World War II to protect her name, her business, and her legend. 2020.

The Irish princess : a novel —Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.
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2021
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Born into a first family of Ireland, with royal ties on both sides, Elizabeth Fitzgerald, known as Gera, finds her world overturned when Henry VIII imprisons her father, the Earl of Kildare, and brutally destroys her fam...

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