THE DAUGHTERS OF THE PRINCE is the last novel of Noel Barber who died in 1988.He was the author of many noted works of non-fiction including THE FALL OF SINGAPORE and THE WAR OF THE RUNNING DOGS. He also wrote a marvellously entertaining autobiography, THE NATIVES WERE FRIENDLY SO WE DECIDED TO STAY.

Turning to fiction writing at the end of his great career as a journalist, Noel Barber was immediately successful with TANAMERA, a novel of Singapore, This was followed by
A FAREWELL TO FRANCE, THE OTHER SIDE OF PARADISE and THE WEEPING AND THE LAUGHTER.

Book List in Order:8 titles

  • In a colorful saga set against the broad sweep of history and the many figures that people it, the Korolev family flees the chaos of the Russian Revolution and settles in France, where they live and love under the shadow of a new war...



  • Cairo, 1919. Egypt, choked by centuries of corruption and decay, is seething with rival factions battling to take control. For Mark Holt, heir to one of Cairo's ruling British families, it is a time of great excitement-and even greater danger. Trappe...


  • Sonia Riccardi, impetuous and sensual, is a woman no man could resist. And Larry Astell, heir to a champagne fortune, knows their passion is the most important part of his life. Until war places in jeopardy all they held dear - love, family and count...


  • It took a great love to defy society's disapproval. It took a great war to change society's rules. "They were golden days, when Singapore was as rich as its climate was steamy ... and I fell in love with the Chinese beauty of Julie Soong, and, ag...


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    On the terrace of the Villa Magari, outside Florence, the sun shines down on three young men. Steve Price, a rich American, Kurt von Schill, a talented pianist and would-be painter Hamilton Johns are about to meet Prince Giorgio Caesari, his English...



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    Son and daughter of diplomats in Cairo, the gentle Serena Pasha and Mark Holt are privileged and attractive, growing up in a magical world of champagne breakfasts and midnight picnics at the pyramids. Their lives entwined since childhood, they grow e...