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  • Jade Dragon Mountain
    Elsa Hart
    Paperback: 07/05/2016
     
    On the mountainous border of China and Tibet in 1708, a detective must learn what a killer already knows: that...
  • Landfalls
    Naomi J. Williams
    Hardcover: 08/04/2015
     
    By turns elegiac, profound, and comic, Landfalls reinvents the maritime adventure novel for the twenty-first ...
  • An Appetite for Violets: A Novel
    Martine Bailey
    Hardcover: 01/13/2015
     
    Inspired by eighteenth-century household books of recipes and set at the time of the invention of the first ...
  • The Devil in the Marshalsea
    Antonia Hodgson
    Paperback: 06/10/2014
     
    Thrilling new historical fiction starring a scoundrel with a heart of gold and set in the darkest debtors'...
  • The Chess Machine: A Novel
    Robert Lohr
    Paperback: 09/30/2008
     
    Based on a true story, The Chess Machine is the breathtaking historical adventure of a legendary invention ...
  • Farewell, My Queen
    Chantal Thomas
    Paperback: 06/01/2004
     
    With the skill of a consummate storyteller, Chantal Thomas meticulously re-creates the miniature universe of ...
  • Seraglio
    Janet Wallach
    Hardcover: 01/01/2003
     
    Transporting readers to the menacing yet majestic world of eighteenth-century Turkey, biographer and Middle ...

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