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The Book of Pirates

by Howard Pyle Dover Publications (October 14, 2020)

Rarely have the exploits of marauding pirates and buccaneers of the Spanish Main been more vividly recounted than in the stories of author and illustrator Howard Pyle. Possessed of a unique talent for recapturing...


The Survival of Margaret Thomas

by Del Howison Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc. (April 30, 2020)

The West of the late 1800s is a lonely place. Margaret Thomas lives that loneliness. Alone, after the shooting death of her sheriff husband that she blames on herself and searches for solace in a liquor bottle....


Great Eunuch

by Tian ShanXue & Babel Novel Funstory (October 12, 2020)

There was a fake eunuch who was exceptionally intelligent and called the foolish Emperor brother to him.

He possessed both civil and martial skills, and he had actually managed to accomplish such a great feat....


Thanksgiving Angels (A Mercy Allcutt Mystery, Book 5)

Angels of Mercy (A Mercy Allcutt Mystery, Book 4)

The Paris Deception (A Fraser and Cook Historical Mystery, Book 2)

The Babe Ruth Deception (A Fraser and Cook Historical Mystery, Book 3)

The Lincoln Deception (A Fraser and Cook Historical Mystery, Book 1)

Bridal Favors Series Boxed Set (Three Historical Romance Novels in One)

The Bell in the Lake

by Lars Mytting & Deborah Dawkin The Overlook Press (September 29, 2020)

The engrossing epic novel--a #1 bestseller in Norway--of a young woman whose fate plays out against her village's mystical church bells

 

As long as people could remember, the stave church's bells had rung...


Daughter of Fortune

by Isabel Allende HarperVia (June 30, 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 Gold...


Chasing Cassandra

by Lisa Kleypas & Mary Jane Wells HarperAudio (February 18, 2020)

Everything has a price . . .

Railway magnate Tom Severin is wealthy and powerful enough to satisfy any desire as soon as it arises. Anything--or anyone--is his for the asking. It should be simple to find the...


The Lost Orphan

by Stacey Halls, Imogen Church & Elizabeth Knowelden Harlequin Audio (April 07, 2020)

A Sunday Times bestseller!

Two women, bound by a child, and a secret that will change everything . . .

London, 1754. Six years after leaving her illegitimate newborn at the Foundling Hospital, Bess Bright returns...


Truths I Never Told You

by Kelly Rimmer, Piper Goodeve, Sarah Mollo-Christensen & Jean Ann Douglass Harlequin Audio (April 14, 2020)

"For fans who appreciate emotionally wrenching reads such as those by Sarah Jio or Kristin Hannah." -Library Journal

"Fans of Jodi Picoult and Kristin Hannah now have a new go-to author." --Sally Hepworth, bestselling...


The Henna Artist

by Alka Joshi & Sneha Mathan Harlequin Audio (March 03, 2020)

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER

A REESE WITHERSPOON x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK CLUB PICK

"Eloquent and moving...Joshi masterfully balances a yearning for self-discovery with the need for familial love."--Publishers Weekly...


Simon the Fiddler

by Paulette Jiles & Grover Gardner HarperAudio (April 14, 2020)

The critically acclaimed, bestselling author of News of the World and Enemy Women returns to Texas in this atmospheric story, set at the end of the Civil War, about an itinerant fiddle player, a ragtag band...


First Comes Scandal

by Julia Quinn & Rosalyn Landor HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

She was given two choices...

Georgiana Bridgerton isn?t against the idea of marriage. She?d just thought she?d have some say in the matter. But with her reputation hanging by a thread after she?s abducted for...


The Faceless Old Woman Who Secretly Lives in Your Home

by Joseph Fink, Jeffrey Cranor & Mara Wilson HarperAudio (March 24, 2020)

From the New York Times bestselling authors of Welcome to Night Vale and It Devours! and the creators of the hit podcast, comes a new novel set in the world of Night Vale and beyond.

In the town of Night Vale,...


The Gimmicks

by Chris McCormick, Mike Ortego, Will M. Watt & Mary Jane Wells HarperAudio (January 07, 2020)

"The Gimmicks is a gorgeous epic that astounds with its scope and beauty. With empathy and humor, McCormick unravels the ties between brotherhood and betrayal, love and abandonment, and the fictions we create...


The Lost Diary of M

by Paul Wolfe & Cassandra Campbell HarperAudio (February 25, 2020)

An engrossing debut novel that cannily reimagines the extraordinary life and mysterious death of bohemian Georgetown socialite Mary Pinchot Meyer-- secret lover of JFK, ex-wife of a CIA chief, sexual adventurer,...


Children of Liberty

by Paullina Simons & Nicol Zanzarella HarperAudio (March 17, 2020)

Children of Liberty, the much-anticipated prequel to Paullina Simons's The Bronze Horseman, is a story of love and possibility in turn-of-the-century America.

Gina Attaviano travels from Sicily to Boston to...


The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant

by Kayte Nunn & Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood HarperAudio (March 03, 2020)

A cache of unsent love letters from the 1950s is found in a suitcase on a remote island in this mysterious love story in the tradition of the novels by Kate Morton and Elizabeth Gilbert.

1951. Esther Durrant,...


Bellagrand

by Paullina Simons & Nicol Zanzarella HarperAudio (March 17, 2020)

The sequel to Paullina Simons' thrilling Children of Liberty, Bellagrand delves into Harry and Gina's lives prior to the opening of Simons's The Bronze Horseman

As Children of Liberty concludes with a stunning...


The Woman of Andros

by Thornton Wilder & Jane Copland Caedmon (May 05, 2020)

"From the earliest pages of his first novels and plays, Wilder examined the universal quandaries encapsulated in the questions the young man Pamphilus asks in The Woman of Andros: "How does one live? What does...


The Cabala

by Thornton Wilder & Tristan Morris Caedmon (May 05, 2020)

"Thornton Wilder's 1926 debut novel probes the inscrutable mystery of the ancient, fabulous wealth that confers a kind of immortality on its custodians, allowing their natures to form without concession or compromise...


The Ides of March

by Thornton Wilder, Andy Cresswell, Piper Goodeve & Jane Copland et al. Caedmon (May 05, 2020)

"Mr. Wilder has brought to his character the warmth which was totally lacking in the Caesar of schoolbooks and Shakespeare, and in his hero's destruction there is the true catharsis."--Edward Weeks, Atlantic...


The Paris Model

by Alexandra Joel Harper Perennial (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...


Jackie and Maria

by Gill Paul William Morrow Paperbacks (August 18, 2020)

From the #1 bestselling author of The Secret Wife comes a story of love, passion, and tragedy as the lives of Jackie Kennedy and Maria Callas are intertwined—and they become the ultimate rivals, in love...


Caesar

by Colleen McCullough Avon (June 16, 2020)

In the long, fabled history of Rome, never was there one more adored -- yet more feared -- than Gaius Julius Caesar. Invincible on the field of battle, he commands the love and loyalty of those who fight at...


Bottled Goods

by Sophie van Llewyn Harper Perennial (July 28, 2020)

Longlisted for the 2019 Women’s Prize, this poignant, lyrical novel is set in 1970s Romania during Communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu’s regime—and depicts childhood, marriage, family, and identity in...


Miss Graham's Cold War Cookbook

by Celia Rees William Morrow Paperbacks (July 07, 2020)

"A perfect summer read; gripping, original, well-drawn and compassionate"--Joanne Harris 

"Celia Rees is a superb writer, and this novel has one of the most irresistible and unique story hooks I've ever come...


Fast Girls

by Elise Hooper William Morrow Paperbacks (July 07, 2020)

ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF THE SUMMER BY POPSUGAR, FROLIC, PARADE, TRAVEL & LEISURE, SHE KNOWS, and SHE READS! 

NAMED A REAL SIMPLE BEST BOOK OF 2020 (SO FAR).

Fast Girls is a compelling, thrilling...


Rabbit Foot Bill

by Helen Humphreys HarperCollins Publishers (August 18, 2020)

A lonely boy in a prairie town befriends a tramp in 1947 and then witnesses a shocking murder. Based on a true story.

Canwood, Saskatchewan, 1947. Leonard Flint, a lonely boy in a small farming town befriends...


A Most English Princess

by Clare McHugh William Morrow Paperbacks (September 22, 2020)

"In this sweeping, immersive novel, A Most English Princess draws readers into the mesmerizing world of the eldest daughter of Queen Victoria – Princess Vicky – as she emerges into a powerful force in her...


The Exiles

by Christina Baker Kline Custom House (August 25, 2020)

OPTIONED FOR TELEVISION BY BRUNA PAPANDREA, THE PRODUCER OF HBO'S BIG LITTLE LIES

“A tour de force of original thought, imagination and promise … Kline takes full advantage of fiction — its freedom to create...


The Lost Jewels

by Kirsty Manning William Morrow Paperbacks (August 04, 2020)

From the author of The Song of the Jade Lily comes a thrilling story of a family secret that leads to a legendary treasure.

Why would someone bury a bucket of precious jewels and gemstones and never return? ...


When We Were Young & Brave

by Hazel Gaynor William Morrow Paperbacks (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

Their motto was to be prepared,...


The Night Portrait

by Laura Morelli William Morrow Paperbacks (September 08, 2020)

An exciting, dual-timeline historical novel about the creation of one of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous paintings, Portrait of a Lady with an Ermine, and the woman who fought to save it from Nazi destruction...


The Wright Sister

by Patty Dann Harper Perennial (August 18, 2020)

An epistolary novel of historical fiction that imagines the life of Katharine Wright and her relationship with her famous brothers, Wilbur and Orville Wright.

On December 17, 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright flew...


The Color of Air

by Gail Tsukiyama HarperVia (July 07, 2020)

PARADE’s Best Books to Read this Summer

From the New York Times bestselling author of Women of the Silk and The Samurai's Garden comes a gorgeous and evocative historical novel about a Japanese-American family...


Mrs. Lincoln's Sisters

by Jennifer Chiaverini William Morrow (June 02, 2020)

“A fascinating glimpse into the women of an influential family on the front lines of some of the most important moments of that indelible time."--Booklist

The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln’s...


The Nesting Dolls

by Alina Adams Harper (July 14, 2020)

Spanning nearly a century, from 1930s Siberia to contemporary Brighton Beach, a page turning, epic family saga centering on three generations of women in one Russian Jewish family—each striving to break free...


Her Last Flight

by Beatriz Williams William Morrow (June 30, 2020)

One of Summer’s Most Anticipated Reads, according to Goodreads, SheReads, and Bookish

“I think Beatriz Williams is writing the best historical fiction out there. It’s lush with period detail but feels immediate.”—Elin...


The Most Precious of Cargoes

by Jean-Claude Grumberg HarperVia (September 29, 2020)

Set during the height of World War II, a powerful and unsettling tale about a woodcutter and his wife, who finds a mysterious parcel thrown from a passing train.

Once upon a time in an enormous forest lived a...


The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant

by Kayte Nunn William Morrow Paperbacks (March 03, 2020)

A cache of unsent love letters from the 1950s is found in a suitcase on a remote island in this mysterious love story in the tradition of the novels by Kate Morton and Elizabeth Gilbert.

1951. Esther Durrant,...


The Lost Diary of M

by Paul Wolfe Harper (February 25, 2020)

An engrossing debut novel that cannily reimagines the extraordinary life and mysterious death of bohemian Georgetown socialite Mary Pinchot Meyer— secret lover of JFK, ex-wife of a CIA chief, sexual adventurer,...


All the Ways We Said Goodbye

by Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig & Karen White William Morrow (January 14, 2020)

The New York Times bestselling authors of The Glass Ocean and The Forgotten Room return with a glorious historical adventure that moves from the dark days of two World Wars to the turbulent years of the 1960s,...


The Operator

by Gretchen Berg William Morrow (March 10, 2020)

"What if you could listen in on any phone conversation in town? With great humor and insight, The Operator by Gretchen Berg delivers a vivid look inside the heads and hearts of a group of housewives and pokes...


Valentine

by Elizabeth Wetmore Harper (March 31, 2020)

An instant New York Times Bestseller

A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!

"A thrilling debut that deserves your attention." –Ron Charles, the Washington Post

Written with the haunting emotional power...


Death and the Maiden

by Samantha Norman & Ariana Franklin William Morrow (October 20, 2020)

“Medieval-mystery writing at its best.”—New York Daily News

At long last, the much-anticipated final installment in Ariana Franklin’s popular Mistress of the Art of Death historical mystery series, set...