Results for General Fiction + Historical Fiction + In Time of War & The Effects of War, set in Europe

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  • The Blind Astronomer's Daughter
    John Pipkin
    Hardcover: 10/11/2016
    A novel of the obsessions of the age: scientific inquiry, geographic discovery, political reformation, but ...
  • Wake
    Anna Hope
    Paperback: 10/04/2016
    Anna Hope's brilliant debut unfolds over the course of five days, as three women must deal with the ...
  • Mischling
    Affinity Konar
    Hardcover: 09/06/2016
    "One of the most harrowing, powerful, and imaginative books of the year" (Anthony Doerr) about twin sisters ...
  • A Meal in Winter: A Novel of World War II
    Hubert Mingarelli
    Hardcover: 07/05/2016
    A miniature masterpiece, this is the spare, stunning story of three soldiers who share a meal with their ...
  • Crooked Heart
    Lissa Evans
    Paperback: 07/05/2016
    Paper Moon meets the Blitz in this original black comedy, set in World War II England, chronicling an unlikely...
  • Villa America: A Novel
    Liza Klaussmann
    Paperback: 06/07/2016
    A dazzling novel set in the French Riviera based on the real-life inspirations for F. Scott Fitzgerald's ...
  • Everyone Brave is Forgiven
    Chris Cleave
    Hardcover: 05/03/2016
    From the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Little Bee, a spellbinding novel about three ...

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