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Versailles

by Kathryn Davis & Elisabeth Rodgers Blackstone Publishing (March 17, 2020)

A fictionalized account of the life of Marie Antoinette follows her through such challenges as her early marriage to the future King Louis XVI, struggles with the expectations of her station, painful palace...


Etiquette for Runaways

by Liza Nash Taylor & Elizabeth Evans Blackstone Publishing (November 17, 2020)

A sweeping Jazz Age tale of regret, ambition, and redemption inspired by true events, including the Great Moonshine Conspiracy Trial of 1935 and Josephine Baker?s 1925 Paris debut in Le Revue Nègre

1924. May...


The Doctor of Aleppo

by Dan Mayland & Fajer Al-Kaisi Blackstone Publishing (November 10, 2020)

While working in the ancient Silk Road city of Aleppo, American Hannah Johnson and her Swedish lover Oskar are drawn into the mounting turbulence of the impending Syrian civil war.

After Oskar is wounded at a...


By England’s Aid

by G. A. Henty & Jim Hodges Made for Success (November 03, 2020)

G.A. Henty novels are highly researched as well as drawn from his first-hand experiences of people, places, and events. Set in 1585 through 1604, this sequel to By Pike and Dyke continues the story of the Dutch...


By Pike and Dyke

by G. A. Henty & Jim Hodges Made for Success (November 03, 2020)

G.A. Henty novels are highly researched as well as drawn from his first-hand experiences of people, places, and events. From 1579 through 1585, the heroic Dutch Protestants fight for freedom from Catholic Spanish...


The Wardrobe Mistress

by Meghan Masterson & Emily Ellet Blackstone Publishing (November 03, 2020)

A beautiful debut about Giselle, one of Marie Antoinette?s wardrobe women, who casually spies during the French Revolution torn between her loyalty to the queen and growing unrest in the country.

It?s Giselle...


On Wings of a Lion

by Susan Wakeford Angard, Gabrielle de Cuir & Stefan Rudnicki Skyboat Media (October 27, 2020)

A whirlwind tale of international intrigue and passion set in the last days of the Shah of Iran?s reign.

In 1978, daredevil film director Kathryn Whitney comes to Iran to shoot a package of TV commercials at...


Spindle City

by Jotham Burrello & Gary Galone Blackstone Publishing (October 20, 2020)

On June 23, 1911?a summer day so magnificent it seems as if God himself has smiled on the town?Fall River, Massachusetts, is reveling in its success. The Cotton Centennial is in full swing as Joseph Bartlett...


A Life Such As Heaven Intended

by Amanda Lauer & Julie Lancelot Silverton Agency (October 13, 2020)

The Civil War rages around her, yet Brigid McGinnis has her life planned out. That was, until she stumbles across an unconscious Confederate soldier on her father?s property.

A blow to the head stole Dominic...


The Secret History

by Stephanie Marie Thornton & Patricia Santomasso Blackstone Publishing (October 13, 2020)

Where Theodora went, trouble followed ?

In sixth-century Constantinople, one woman, Theodora, defied every convention and all the odds, and rose from common theater tart to empress of a great kingdom?the most...


Sacred Mounds

by Jim Metzner & K. T. “Hutke” Fields Skyboat Media (September 15, 2020)

A novel of historical fantasy from Jim Metzner, producer and host of the Pulse of the Planet radio series and podcast, with a foreword by Hutke Fields, principal chief of the Natchez Nation.

Cyclonic hordes of...


Escaping Dreamland

by Charlie Lovett & Mike Lenz Blackstone Publishing (September 22, 2020)

Robert Parrish's childhood obsession with series books like the Hardy Boys and Tom Swift inspired him to become an author. Just as his debut novel becomes a bestseller, his relationship with his girlfriend,...


Revolutionary

by Alex Myers & Tavia Gilbert Blackstone Publishing (August 11, 2020)

A fascinating retelling of the story of America?s first female soldier, Deborah Sampson Gannett, who ran away from home in 1782, successfully disguised herself as a man, and fought valiantly in the Revolutionary...


Pillars of Avalon

by Katherine Pym, Jude Pittman & Marianne Robinson Spoken Realms (August 04, 2020)

David and Sara Kirke live in a time of upheaval under the reign of King Charles I, who gives and then takes. He gives David the nod of approval to range up and down the French Canadian shores, burning colonies...


Rodin's Lover

by Heather Webb & Kate Reading Blackstone Publishing (August 04, 2020)

A mesmerizing tale of art and passion in Belle Époque France.

As a woman, aspiring sculptor Camille Claudel has plenty of critics, especially her ultratraditional mother. But when Auguste Rodin makes Camille...


The Standardization of Demoralization Procedures

by Jennifer Hofmann Little, Brown (August 11, 2020)

For readers of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena and The Dinner, a darkly comic and hauntingly surreal debut novel about what happens when ideologies crumble and the betrayer himself is betrayed

On November...


The Woman In Red

by Diana Giovinazzo Grand Central Publishing (August 04, 2020)

Experience the "epic tale of one woman's fight . . . to create the life of her dreams" in this sweeping novel of Anita Garibaldi, a 19th century Brazilian revolutionary who loved as fiercely as she fought for...


This Is the End

by Stella Benson & Christine Rendel Spoken Realms (July 14, 2020)

In the spring of 1916, we meet orphaned sister and brother Jay and Kew Martin in London. Jay (real name Jane Elizabeth) has run away from her strange, claustrophobic, interfering, well-heeled family to the simplicities...


The Queen of Paris

by Pamela Binnings Ewen & Gabrielle de Cuir Blackstone Publishing (July 07, 2020)

Legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel is revered for her sophisticated style--the iconic little black dress--and famed for her intoxicating perfume Chanel No. 5. Yet behind the public persona is a complicated...


Brides of Banff Springs

by Victoria Chatham & Jenny Hoops Spoken Realms (June 30, 2020)

In the dirty thirties jobs were hard to come by. Having lost her father and her home in southern Alberta, Tilly McCormack is thrilled when her application for a position as a chambermaid at the prestigious Banff...


Black Gold

by Matt Braun & Alex Boyles Blackstone Publishing (June 30, 2020)

The Osage Indians struck it rich on oil. Then the killing began.

The Osage Indians lost their ancestral freedom on a windswept reservation in Oklahoma. Now, in the Roaring Twenties, the land is spewing black...


Northern Blood

by Daniel Greene & Bradford Hastings Blackstone Publishing (June 30, 2020)

To win the war, hands will get dirty ...

With the installment of Ulysses S. Grant as the head of the Union armies, plans have been put into place to dismantle the Confederate war machine once and for all. But,...


Callum's Mission

by Donald L. Robertson & Alex Boyles Blackstone Publishing (June 09, 2020)

"You keep turning that shotgun toward me, Pickering, and your boys'll be hauling your fat carcass to the cemetery."

Callum Logan faces a challenge along a trail he has traveled before. But this time, he is accompanied...


The Pull of the Stars

by Emma Donoghue & Emma Lowe Little, Brown (July 21, 2020)

Dublin, 1918: three days in a maternity ward at the height of the Great Flu. A small world of work, risk, death, and unlooked-for love, by the bestselling author of The Wonder and ROOMIn an Ireland doubly ravaged...


All Things Left Wild

by James Wade & Bradford Hastings Blackstone Publishing (June 16, 2020)

After an attempted horse theft goes tragically wrong, sixteen-year-old Caleb Bentley is on the run with his mean-spirited older brother across the American Southwest at the turn of the twentieth century. Caleb's...


The Orphan of Cemetery Hill

by Hester Fox & Lauren Ezzo Harlequin Audio (September 15, 2020)

Give the gift of reading this holiday season!

The dead won?t bother you if you don?t give them permission.

Boston, 1844.

Tabby has a peculiar gift: she can communicate with the recently departed. It makes her special,...


The Forgotten Sister

by Nicola Cornick & Kristin Atherton Harlequin Audio (November 10, 2020)

In the tradition of the spellbinding historical novels of Philippa Gregory and Kate Morton comes a stunning story based on a real-life Tudor mystery, of a curse that echoes through the centuries and shapes two...


Pale

by Edward A. Farmer & Stephanie Weeks Blackstone Publishing (May 19, 2020)

"Some things just don't keep well inside this house ..."

The summer of 1966 burned hot across America but nowhere hotter than the cotton fields of Mississippi. Finding herself in a precarious position as a black...


The Catherine Wheel

by Jean Stafford & Elisabeth Rodgers Blackstone Publishing (April 14, 2020)

The first time in audio, Jean Stafford's final novel, The Catherine Wheel, is a mordant tour de force concerning the gradual disintegration of a woman under pressures both societal and self-imposed.

Katharine...


The Age of Witches

by Louisa Morgan & Polly Lee Redhook (April 07, 2020)

In Gilded Age New York, a centuries-long clash between two magical families ignites when a young witch must choose between love and loyalty, power and ambition, in this magical novel by Louisa Morgan.

In 1692,...


Refuge

by Dot Jackson & Elizabeth Wiley Blackstone Publishing (April 07, 2020)

Early one morning in 1929, Mary Seneca Steele spontaneously packs a suitcase, gathers up her son and daughter, and drives away in her abusive and dissolute husband's brand-new Auburn Phaeton automobile, leaving...


Liberation

by Imogen Kealey & Penelope Rawlins Grand Central Publishing (April 28, 2020)

Hero. Soldier. Spy. Leader. Her name is Nancy Wake.

To the Allies, she was a fearless freedom fighter, a special operations legend, a woman ahead of her time. To the Gestapo, she was a ghost, a shadow, the most...


A Thousand Moons

by Sebastian Barry & Kyla Garcia Blackstone Publishing (April 21, 2020)

A dazzling new novel about memory and identity set in Paris, Tennessee, in the aftermath of the American Civil War from the Booker Prize-shortlisted author

Winona Cole, an orphaned child of the Lakota Indians,...


Vivaldi’s Virgins

by Barbara Quick & Cassandra Campbell Blackstone Publishing (March 31, 2020)

Rich in history, color, and imagination, a remarkable novel that pairs the seductive lost world of a creative legend with the coming of age of a young girl guided by an artistry all her own

In Barbara Quick?s...


War Lord

by Bernard Cornwell & Matt Bates HarperAudio (November 24, 2020)

#1 UK BESTSELLER

The final installment in Bernard Cornwell?s bestselling Saxon Tales series, chronicling the epic story of the making of England, ?like Game of Thrones, but real? (The Observer, London) ?the basis...


Without a Trace

by Mel Starr, Steven Crossley & Jayme Mattler Blackstone Publishing (February 25, 2020)

Lady Philippa, the wife of Sir Aymer, a knight of the realm, disappears while traveling from her husband's manor to Bampton. She and her maid are traveling in an enclosed wagon, while her husband and his grooms...


Whither Thou Goest

by Anna Belfrage & Greg Patmore Timelight Press (February 25, 2020)

In their rural home in the Colony of Maryland, Matthew and Alex Graham are still recovering from the awful events of the previous years when Luke Graham, Matthew's estranged brother, asks them for a favor.

Alex...


Lost Boy Found

by Kirsten Alexander & Andi Arndt Grand Central Publishing (March 10, 2020)

Perfect for fans of the NYT bestseller Sold on a Monday, this Southern historical novel based on the true story of a boy's mysterious disappearance examines despair, loyalty, and the nature of truth. In 1913,...


News of the World

by Paulette Jiles & Grover Gardner HarperAudio (August 25, 2020)

Soon to be a Major Motion Picture

National Book Award Finalist?Fiction

In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this...


Enemy Women

by Paulette Jiles & Reba Buhr HarperAudio (October 13, 2020)

As lyrical and poignant as Ahab?s Wife and Cold Mountain, here is a wondrous tale set against the tragedy of the American Civil War. . . . “Jiles carries her gifts with deft precision.”?New York Times Book...


Daughter of Fortune

by Isabel Allende & Blair Brown HarperAudio (May 19, 2020)

From the New York Times bestselling author of The House of the Spirits, Isabelle Allende, comes a passionate tale of one young woman's quest to save her lover set against the chaos of the 1849 California...


Portrait in Sepia

by Isabel Allende & Blair Brown HarperAudio (May 19, 2020)

"Portrait in Sepia is the best book Allende has published in the United States since her first novel of nearly two decades ago, The House of the Spirits.? 

?Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post Book World

?Portrait...


Death and the Maiden

by Samantha Norman, Ariana Franklin & Kate Reading HarperAudio (October 20, 2020)

"Superb...an appropriate homage"?Marilyn Stasio, New York Times

?Medieval-mystery writing at its best.??New York Daily News

At long last, the much-anticipated final installment in Ariana Franklin?s popular Mistress...


The Forgotten Daughter

by Joanna Goodman & Esther Thibault HarperAudio (October 27, 2020)

For fans of Jojo Moyes, from the bestselling author of The Home for Unwanted Girls, comes another compulsively readable story of love and friendship, following the lives of two women reckoning with their pasts...


The Widow's War

Satucket #1

by Sally Cabot Gunning & Kate Udall HarperAudio (October 06, 2020)

The Red Tent meets The Scarlett Letter in this haunting historical novel set in a colonial New England whaling village.

?When was it that the sense of trouble grew to fear, the fear to certainty? When she sat...


Bound

Satucket #2

by Sally Cabot Gunning & Marisa Calin HarperAudio (October 06, 2020)

An indentured servant finds herself bound by law, society, and her own heart in this novel set in colonial Cape Cod from the author of acclaimed The Widow?s War.

Indentured servant Alice Cole barely remembers...


The Rebellion of Jane Clarke

Satucket #3

by Sally Cabot Gunning & Piper Goodeve HarperAudio (October 06, 2020)

From the author of The Widow?s War and Bound comes a compelling new novel about a young woman?s struggle to decide where her loyalties lie?with family or wiht forbidden love; with roaylist tradition or upstart...


The Paris Model

by Alexandra Joel & Katherine Littrell HarperAudio (September 01, 2020)

A lush debut novel in the vein of Kathleen Tessaro?s international bestseller, Elegance, about a beautiful woman working as a model for Christian Dior in postwar Paris, who discovers astonishing secrets about...


When We Were Young & Brave

by Hazel Gaynor, Rosie Jones & Imogen Church HarperAudio (October 06, 2020)

"Gaynor's story of courage and strength will make you believe in the heroic spirit in each of us." ?Lisa Wingate, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were Yours

The New York Times bestselling author...


A Most English Princess

by Clare McHugh & Katharine Lee McEwan HarperAudio (September 22, 2020)

"In this sweeping, immersive novel, Clare McHugh draws readers into the mesmerizing world of the eldest daughter of Queen Victoria ? Princess Vicky ? as she emerges into a powerful force in her own right and...