The Highwayman’s Curse (The Highwayman, Book 2) by Nicola Morgan

By Nicola Morgan

At the run from the redcoats, the 2 younger highwaymen, Will and Bess, locate themselves in Galloway, Scotland, blamed for a homicide they didn't dedicate. right here they're captured by means of smugglers and turn into embroiled in a narrative of hatred and revenge that is going again for generations, to the times of the Killing occasions. Whose part will they take? Can whatever they do finish the cycle of spiritual hatred? and should their very own friendship live on?

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Steadfast Heart (Brides of Seattle, Book 1) by Tracie Peterson

By Tracie Peterson

Regardless of her spoiled upbringing, twenty-year-old Lenore Fulcher isn't pretentious. She easily believes a wedding will be equipped on real love. Her father, even if, thinks she's wasted sufficient time looking for the precise husband. He desires to marry her off to at least one of his enterprise partners—who is seventeen years her senior—an concept that is out of the query for Lenore.

Kolbein sales space, a tender legal professional from Chicago, arrives in Seattle searching for his headstrong sister, who he believes can have spoke back an commercial for mail-order brides. ailing with fear, he storms into the Madison Bridal tuition, not easy to work out his sister, basically to profit she isn't there. yet Lenore Fulcher is, and anything approximately her captures his attention.

Is this the guy Lenore has been trying to find? She won't have lengthy to discover out...

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Lucien Tregellas (The Cornwall Collection, Book 1) by Margaret McPhee

By Margaret McPhee

From wild and rugged Cornwall, the environment of Poldark and Jamaica resort, comes one other incredible, dramatic story…

When omit Madeline Langley is stored from a few very undesirable and mistaken attentions on separate events, she is just too relieved to investigate her protector's identify. Little does she be aware of that her tall, darkish defender is Lucien Tregellas, identified to all of London because the depraved Earl!

Tregellas has no purpose of an amorous curiosity in any girl; he has a way more urgent subject of outrage on his brain. but if pass over Langley is inadvertently drawn into the sinister video game being performed out, he is aware he needs to act. underneath his chilly detached facade Lucien reveals he's not unaffected through the lady who's now legally his own.

Originally released because the depraved EARL

Four marvelous atmospheric historic romances - ideal for lovers of Winston Graham's Ross Poldark and Demelza, and Daphne Du Maurier's Rebecca and Jamaica Inn.

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La piel dorada by Carla Montero

By Carla Montero

[b]Si alguien me preguntase quién es Inés, no dudaría en los angeles respuesta. Ella es el arte. Arte en cada uno de sus movimientos, en cada uno de sus gestos, en cada instante de su existencia. El arte que estremece y sublima el espíritu, que agita las emociones. los angeles obra de arte más hermosa. Inés. 
En 1904 tienen lugar en Viena una serie de asesinatos que conmocionan a los angeles inestable sociedad del imperio. Todas las víctimas son modelos de artistas, mujeres jóvenes y hermosas, de dudosa reputación, que pertenecen a los angeles Maison des Mannequins, una organización creada por l. a. amante y musa de uno de los pintores más afamados de los angeles ciudad: l. a. bella y enigmática Inés. De los angeles noche a l. a. mañana, Inés se convertirá en los angeles imperative sospechosa de los asesinatos. Pero no es los angeles única. El detective Karl Sehlackman se adentrará en los angeles vida de lujo y arte de l. a. efervescente Viena de 1900 y en los bajos fondos de un imperio decadente con l. a. intención de desentrañar el caso más difícil de su carrera policial, ya que los principales sospechosos son su gran amigo de l. a. infancia, el príncipe Hugo von Ebenthal, y l. a. mujer de l. a. que se ha enamorado irremediablemente…

Una novela ambientada en el fascinante mundo de las modelos de arte de principios del siglo xx, que tiene como protagonista a una joven adelantada a su tiempo. Una mujer de l. a. que todos los hombres anhelaron conquistar los angeles piel pero sólo uno llegó a desnudar el alma.

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El Misterio del Priorato de Sion by Jean-Michel Thibaux

By Jean-Michel Thibaux

1885. El abad Bernard Saunière asume se shipment en Rennes le Chateau, una parroquia pobre en el Alto Languedoc. No sabe aún que debe su nombramiento al misterioso Priorato de Sión, que planea encomendarle una misión secreta: encontrar el tesoro fabuloso de los reyes visigodos. Sustentada en hechos reales, esta novela evidencia un profundo conocimiento de las sociedades esotéricas y nos arrastra hasta el fondo de los arcanos del Priorato de Sión, revisando ciertos aspectos que están presentes en El código Da Vinci. / 1885. The abbot Bernard Saunière is believed workplace in Rennes le Chateau, a negative parish in top Languedoc. have no idea but who owes his appointment to the mysterious Priory of Sion, which plans to entrust a mystery project: locate the really good treasure of kings Visigoths. Sustentable en hehcos genuine, this novel indicates a deep wisdom of esoteric societies and drag us to the ground of the mysteries of the Priory of Sion, revising sure points which are found in The Da Vinci Code.

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The Blind Assassin: A Novel by Margaret Atwood

By Margaret Atwood

The Blind Assassin opens with those easy, resonant phrases: "Ten days after the conflict ended, my sister Laura drove a automobile off a bridge." they're spoken by means of Iris, whose terse account of her sister's loss of life in 1945 is by means of an inquest document proclaiming the loss of life unintended. yet simply because the reader expects to settle into Laura?s tale, Atwood introduces a novel-within-a-novel. Entitled The Blind Assassin, it is a technology fiction tale advised by way of unnamed fans who meet in dingy backstreet rooms. after we go back to Iris, it truly is via a 1947 newspaper article saying the invention of a sailboat sporting the lifeless physique of her husband, a amazing industrialist. Brilliantly weaving jointly such possible disparate components, Atwood creates a global of magnificent imaginative and prescient and unforgettable impact.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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The Venus Throw: A Mystery of Ancient Rome (Roma Sub Rosa, by Steven Saylor

By Steven Saylor

On a relax January night in fifty six B.C. , unusual viewers to Rome--an Egyptian ambassador and a eunuch priest--seek out Gordianus the Finder whose area of expertise is fixing murders. however the ambassador, a thinker named Dio, has come to invite for anything Gordianus can't give--help in staying alive. ahead of the evening is out, he'll be murdered.

Now Gordianus starts off his most deadly case. employed to enquire Dio's dying by way of a gorgeous girl with a scandalous popularity, he'll persist with a path of political intrigue into the top circles of energy and the city's so much hidden arenas of debauchery. There Gordianus will research not anything is because it seems--not the damning facts he uncovers, now not the suspect he sends to trial, no longer even the genuine fact in the back of Dio's loss of life which lies in secrets--not of kingdom, yet of the center.

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Le Club des incorrigibles optimistes by Jean-Michel Guenassia

By Jean-Michel Guenassia

Michel Marini avait douze ans en 1959. C'était l'époque du rock'n'roll et de los angeles guerre d'Algérie. Lui, il était photographe novice, lecteur compulsif et joueur de baby-foot au Balto de Denfert-Rochereau. Dans l'arrière-salle du bistrot, il a rencontré Igor, Léonid, Sacha, Imré et les autres. Ces hommes avaient passé le Rideau de Fer pour sauver leur peau. Ils avaient abandonné leurs amours, leur famille, trahi leurs idéaux, et tout ce qu'ils étaient. Ils s'étaient retrouvés à Paris dans ce membership d'échecs d'arrière-salle que fréquentaient aussi Kessel et Sartre. Et ils étaient liés par un poor mystery que Michel finirait par découvrir.

Cette rencontre bouleversa définitivement los angeles vie du jeune garçon. Parce qu'ils étaient tous d'incorrigibles optimistes.

Portrait de génération, reconstitution minutieuse d'une époque, chronique douce-amère d'une formative years : Jean-Michel Guenassia réussit un foremost roman étonnant tant par l'ampleur du projet que par l'authenticité qui souffle sur ces pages.

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The Winter King (The Arthur Books, Book 1) by Bernard Cornwell

By Bernard Cornwell

Uther, the excessive King of england, has died, leaving the baby Mordred as his basically inheritor. His uncle, the unswerving and proficient warlord Arthur, now principles as caretaker for a rustic which has fallen into chaos - threats emerge from in the British kingdoms whereas vicious Saxon armies stand able to invade. As he struggles to unite Britain and carry again the Saxon enemy, Arthur is embroiled in a doomed romance with appealing Guinevere.

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