Book List:4 titles
  • While trying to help her financially destitute family, twelve-year-old Leyla ends up on a slave ship bound for Istanbul, then in the beautiful Topkapi Palace, where she discovers that life in the sheltered world of the palace harem follows its own ri...


  • "An exotic and beautiful story" (Isabel Allende) chronicling the lives of four generations of remarkable women, sweeping readers from the last days of the Ottoman monarchy to Turkey's transformation into a republic and the present day backlash."A hig...


  • It is 1868. On a balmy autumn afternoon in Paris, young winemaker Casimir de Ch√Ęteauneuf wanders into a small shop filled with curiosities from the Orient. There he spies a cache of fine miniature portraits.Above all others, an ivory-skinned beauty ...