Book List:6 titles
  • Based on a true story, this gorgeous new novel follows the fortunes of three Berliners caught up in an art scandal—involving newly discovered van Goghs—that rocks Germany amidst the Nazis’ rise to power.Hedonistic and politically turbulent, Be...


  • The captivating story of two sisters born into privilege, forced to make their way in a world turned upside down by war, and the man who, against all expectation, transforms them both It is 1910. Jessica and Phyllis Melville have grown up at Ellin...


  • For fifteen sols a day and a trunk of linen and lace, she had sold herself into exile, the property of the King of France until, in a savage land on the other side of the world, a man she had never met might take her in marriage... It is 1704, and ...


  • From an award-winning novelist described by Hilary Mantel as "one of those writers who can see into the past and help us feel its texture,"the story of the exotic wife of a Scottish aristocrat who is not what she seems, set against the backdrop of th...


  • 1666: The Great Fire of London sweeps through the streets and a heavily pregnant woman flees the flames. A few months later she gives birth to a child disfigured by a red birthmark. 1718: Sixteen-year-old Eliza Tally sees the gleaming dome of St. P...


  • A mystery that offers a gripping and richly atmospheric glimpse into the literal underworld of Victorian Englandthe labyrinthine London sewer system ( Publishers Weekly , starred review). Clare Clark's critically acclaimed The Great Stink reeks...