Historical Fiction
epub |eng | 2019-02-19 | Author:Gwendolyn Clare

* * * Dinner was a tense affair, for Leo at least. Aris gave off his usual air of impermeable insouciance, Vincenzo settled in as if he’d never parted ways ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-15 | Author:Cassandra Rose Clarke [Rose Clarke, Cassandra]

Thirty minutes later, Dorian and Evie were nestled up in the thick branches of a banyan tree, peering through the leaves at the stretch of Brume-sur-Mer’s main street. Owen and ...
( Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy February 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-04-11 | Author:Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

I sang, I sang, I sang. Madame Marcelle took me different places, to Bayeux and Saint-Lô. We went to concerts, we went in search of music and costumes; sometimes she ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-12-31 | Author:Andrew Lane - Young Sherlock Holmes 01 - Death Cloud [Lane, Andrew]

I wish I could tell you that i have been following your advice, and throwing myself into a mixture of studies in Uncle Sherrinford’s library and ramblings around the local ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-09-02 | Author:Karen Hesse [Hesse, Karen]

Guests In our classroom this morning, we came in to find a family no one knew. They were shy, a little frightened, embarrassed. A man and his wife, pretty far ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2002-12-05 | Author:The Knight's Conquest [Conquest, The Knight's]

With Jolita’s departure next morning, the two days that followed stretched interminably through the warmth of late June which Eloise tried to fill with any activity that would keep her ...
( Category: Genre Fiction February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-31 | Author:Andrew Lane - Young Sherlock Holmes 04 - Fire Storm [Lane, Andrew]

The next morning there was still no word from Rufus Stone. Disconsolate, Sherlock and Matty ate a breakfast of oat porridge served by a silent maid. It was so thick ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-17 | Author:Bond, Gwenda

* I thrash in my sleep. Sidekick’s periodic low whining makes for a restless night. Despite that, I’m tired enough to get some shut-eye, but not soundly. Instead I watch ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-11-10 | Author:Sepetys, Ruta

florian I sat inside near the back door of the movie house. Had I pegged the sailor correctly or had I judged too quickly? Was there really a desperate hero ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-19 | Author:Maniscalco, Kerri [Maniscalco, Kerri]

SEVENTEEN HEART OF THE BEAST BETHLEM ROYAL HOSPITAL, LONDON 25 SEPTEMBER 1888 Rumors of Bedlam being haunted by monsters were true. At least, they felt real enough as we moved ...
( Category: Mysteries & Thrillers February 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-01 | Author:Joanne Dahme

We were silent as we followed the path back to the cemetery’s Gate House. I felt cold to the bone. A heavy, black shadow had been flung over my world. ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-18 | Author:Bloody Jack [BloodyJack]

I figure I'll make it up to Tilly for skipping out on his show by making myself useful setting up for the midshipmen class, and I break my rule about ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 10,2019 )
epub | | 2010-02-13 | Author:Unknown

Chapter Five Scotch in hand, Rayan tapped keys, setting alerts to beep his room if that crazy woman even thought about leaving the compound after nightfall. He would keep her ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-27 | Author:Timothee de Fombelle [Fombelle, Timothée de]

18 THE THREE BATHERS Johanna Eckener had hung back in the shadows and was watching Hugo with an amused expression on her face. “I’m sorry,” she said. “Forgive me, young ...
( Category: Historical Fiction February 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-30 | Author:Anne McCaffrey

Canyd set the arm. His hands were as gentle on a human as on a horse, but I could-do little with the splinted arm. Teldys assigned me to Canyd to ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 8,2019 )