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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...


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...


The Underworld

by Kevin Canty & Richard Powers Blackstone Publishing (March 07, 2017)

Kevin Canty tells a story based on a real incident that begins with a disastrous fire in an isolated silver-mining town in Idaho in the 1970s. Everyone in town had a friend, lover, brother, or a husband killed...


Till We Have Faces

by C. S. Lewis & Wanda McCaddon Blackstone Publishing (May 28, 2009)

C. S. Lewis reworks the timeless myth of Cupid and Psyche into an enduring piece of contemporary fiction in this novel about the struggle between sacred and profane love. Set in the pre-Christian world of Glome...


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...


Northern Hunt

by Daniel Greene & Bradford Hastings Blackstone Publishing (February 18, 2020)

It was a surefire raid to free prisoners, but it will soon become a battle for Wolf's heart and soul.

When an escaped Northern prisoner reaches Union lines, his tales of abuse at Libby Prison set up the perfect...


The Indigo Girl

Where Dead Men Meet

The Welsh Fasting Girl

The Vintner's Daughter

by Kristen Harnisch & Tavia Gilbert Blackstone Publishing (November 01, 2014)

The Loire Valley, 1895. When seventeen-year-old Sara Thibault'sfather is killed in a mudslide, her mother sells their vineyard to a rival familywhose eldest son marries Sara's sister, Lydia. But a violent tragedy...


Le Morte d'Arthur, Vol. 1

by Thomas Malory, Frederick Davidson & William Caxton Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

This monumental work made the Arthurian cycle available for the first time in English. Malory took a body of legends from Celtic folklore that had been adapted into French literature, gave them an English perspective,...


Saints and Villains

by Denise Giardina & Susan O’Malley Blackstone Publishing (June 22, 2005)

In the charnel house that was Europe in the Second World War, there were few instances of shining moral courage, let alone secular sainthood. Dietrich Bonhoeffer, the German theologian and Nazi resister, was...


The Glass Ocean

by Lori Baker & Cat Gould Blackstone Publishing (August 01, 2013)

A story of love,art, and obsession in Victorian England from debut novelist Lori Baker

The Glass Ocean is a story of becoming. Flamehaired,six-foot-two in stocking feet, newly orphaned Carlotta Dell'oro recounts...


The Séance

by John Harwood, Simon Vance, Fiona Hardingham & Katherine Kellgren Blackstone Publishing (January 15, 2014)

A haunting tale of apparitions, a cursed manor house, andtwo generations of women determined to discover the truth, by the author of The Ghost Writer

Sell the Hall unseen;burn it to the ground and plow the earth...


The Wolves of the North

by Harry Sidebottom & Stefan Rudnicki Blackstone Publishing (May 15, 2013)

In the fifth novel in Harry Sidebottom'sacclaimed and bestselling Warrior of Rome historical fiction series, Ballistareturns to undertake yet another epic mission--while the Roman Empire reels inchaos around...


Nostalgia

by Dennis McFarland & Sean Runnette Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2013)

From bestsellingauthor Dennis McFarland comes an extraordinary Civil War novel: the journey ofa nineteen-year-old private abandoned by his comrades in the Wilderness,struggling to regain his voice, his identity,...


Loss of Innocence

by Richard North Patterson & Julia Whelan Blackstone Publishing (October 01, 2013)

From acclaimed author Richard North Patterson comes asweeping family drama of dark secrets and individual awakenings, set againstthe backdrop of the tumultuous summer of 1968.

America is in a state of turbulence,...


Flight of the Sparrow

by Amy Belding Brown & Heather Henderson Blackstone Publishing (July 01, 2014)

"She suspects that she has changed too much to ever fiteasily into English society again. The wilderness has now become her home. Shecan interpret the cries of birds. She has seen vistas that have stolen away...


The Goddess of Small Victories

by Yannick Grannec, Emily Woo Zeller, Dawn Harvey & Willard Wood Blackstone Publishing (October 14, 2014)

Princeton University, 1980. A young and unambitiouslibrarian named Anna Roth is assigned the task of retrieving the records ofKurt Gödel--the most fascinating and hermetic mathematician of the twentiethcentury....


Parrot and Olivier in America

by Peter Carey, Humphrey Bower & Chris Chapple Blackstone Publishing (April 20, 2010)

Olivier (a fictional variation of Alexis de Tocqueville) is the traumatized child of aristocratic survivors of the French Revolution. Parrot is the motherless son of an itinerant English printer. Born on different...


A Far Cry from Kensington

by Muriel Spark & Pamela Garelick Blackstone Publishing (May 02, 2011)

Set on the crazier fringes of 1950s literary London, A Far Cry from Kensington is a delight, hilariously portraying love, fraud, death, evil, and transformation.

Mrs. Hawkins, the majestic narrator of A Far Cry...


Long Road to Cheyenne

by Charles G. West & John Pruden Blackstone Publishing (July 02, 2013)

Lured by the promise of the gold rush, CamSutton leaves his cow-herding job for the deposit-rich gulches of the Black Hills. But his carefree journey is interrupted whenhe rescues Mary Bishop and her daughters...


Silver City Massacre

by Charles G. West & Jim Meskimen Blackstone Publishing (January 07, 2014)

A treacherous journey ...

Joel McAllister is a lieutenant in the Confederate Army--orat least he was, until Lee surrendered. Now he's determined to get as far awayfrom war as possible, somewhere beyond North...


Black Horse Creek

by Charles G. West & John McLain Blackstone Publishing (November 15, 2013)

Set in the American West, a hell-bent boy and his father come upagainst a former marshal who isn't above breaking the law.

There's no taming Billy Blanchard. He's cut from the samerough cloth as his father, Jacob,...


All That Is

by James Salter & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 2013)

An extraordinary literary event, a major newnovel by the PEN/Faulkner winner and acclaimed master, here is a sweeping,seductive, deeply moving story set in the years after World War II.

After hisexperiences as...


Restoration

by Rose Tremain & Paul Daneman Blackstone Publishing (June 15, 2013)

From Rose Tremaincomes the Booker Prize short-listed novel that "restored the historical novel to itsrightful place of honor" (New York Times).

RobertMerivel, son of a glove maker and an aspiring physician, finds...


Way of the Gun

by Charles G. West & John Pruden Blackstone Publishing (December 15, 2013)

Even at seventeen years old, Carson Ryan knows enough aboutcow herding to realize the crew he's with is about the worst ever. They'retaking the long way around to the Montana prairies, and they're seriouslyundermanned....


The Inbetween People

by Emma McEvoy & Stefan Rudnicki Blackstone Publishing (January 15, 2013)

"I am writing this for you Saleem. I am writing about us, about how I loved you, and how I killed you."

As Avi Goldberg, the son of a Jewish pioneer, sits at a desk in a dark cell of a military prison in the...


The Bull Slayer

by Bruce Macbain, Paul Michael Garcia & Poisoned Pen Press Blackstone Publishing (March 05, 2013)

Sometimes murder is only a distraction from the real betrayal.

Pliny, a respectable young senator and lawyer, is the newly appointed governor of Bithynia, a turbulent frontier province rotting with corruption...


The Man on the Third Floor

by Anne Bernays & Paul Michael Blackstone Publishing (November 15, 2012)

Walter Samson is a successful book editor in post-World War II New York. He has more than enough money, an interesting wife, two smart children, and reason to believe he's leading the good American life--until...


The Master's Muse

by Varley O’Connor & Coleen Marlo Blackstone Publishing (May 08, 2012)

“We set our sights on each other almost from the beginning.”

So begins The Master’s Muse, an exquisite, deeply affecting novel about the true love affair between two artistic legends: George Balanchine,...


Helen Keller in Love

by Rosie Sultan & Christine Williams Blackstone Publishing (April 26, 2012)

A captivating novel that explores the little-known romance of a beloved American icon

Helen Keller has long been a towering figure in the pantheon of world heroines, yet the enduring portrait of her in the popular...


The Chaperone

by Laura Moriarty, Elizabeth McGovern & Penguin Audiobooks Blackstone Publishing (June 05, 2012)

Inspired by the real-life relationship between the fifteen-year-old future movie star Louise Brooks and the thirty-six-year-old woman who chaperoned her to New York City for a summer, The Chaperone is the story...


The Crown

by Nancy Bilyeau & Nicola Barber Blackstone Publishing (January 10, 2012)

In this debut historical thriller, an aristocratic young nun must find a legendary crown in order to save her father’s life and preserve all she holds dear.

When novitiate Joanna Stafford learns her rebel cousin...


The Unruly Passions of Eugénie R.

by Carole DeSanti & Kate Reading Blackstone Publishing (March 27, 2012)

Love and war converge in this lush, epic story of a young woman’s struggle with life and love during and after the Second Empire (1860–1871), an era that was absinthe-soaked, fueled by railway money and...


Burrows

by Reavis Z. Wortham, Traber Burns & Poisoned Pen Press Blackstone Publishing (July 03, 2012)

Lyndon B. Johnson is president, Beatlemania is in overdrive, and gasoline costs thirty cents a gallon when Ned Parker retires as constable in Center Springs, Texas. But his plan to live a quiet life as a cotton...


Watergate

by Thomas Mallon & Joe Barrett Blackstone Publishing (February 21, 2012)

From one of our most esteemed historical novelists comes a remarkable retelling of the Watergate scandal, as seen through a kaleidoscope of its colorful perpetrators and investigators.

For all the monumental...


To Seduce a Sinner

by Elizabeth Hoyt & Anne Flosnik Blackstone Publishing (September 29, 2010)

The one thing he cannot reveal to the one woman he most desires is his deepest need.

Jasper Renshaw, Viscount Vale, has a problem: he needs to marry and produce an heir to the title. All Jasper wants is to find...


I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive

by Steve Earle Blackstone Publishing (May 12, 2011)

Doc Ebersole lives with the ghost of Hank Williams—not just in the figurative sense, not just because he was one of the last people to see him alive, and not just because he is rumored to have given Hank the...


Fugitive Pieces

by Anne Michaels & Peter Marinker Blackstone Publishing (December 15, 2013)

In 1940 a boy bursts from the mud of a war-torn Polish city,where he has buried himself to hide from the soldiers who murdered his family.His name is Jakob Beer. He is only seven years old. And although by all...


The Life of Objects

by Susanna Moore & Cassandra Campbell Blackstone Publishing (September 18, 2012)

This elegant, haunting novel from the award-winning author of In The Cut and The Whiteness of Bones, set in Germany on the eve of the Second World War, is the story of one woman’s journey of self-discovery...


Mr. Midshipman Easy

by Frederick Marryat & Michael Healy Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2014)

At fourteen the unworldly, idealistic Jack Easy leaves the luxury of his father's estate in England and sails into a world of action and adventure aboard the sloop of war HMS Harpy. At first Jack finds it hard...


Caleb's Crossing

by Geraldine Brooks, Jennifer Ehle & Penguin Audiobooks Blackstone Publishing (May 03, 2011)

Once again, Geraldine Brooks takes a remarkable shard of history and brings it to vivid life. In 1665, a young man from Martha’s Vineyard became the first Native American to graduate from Harvard College....


Lillian and Dash

by Sam Toperoff, Lorna Raver, Mark Bramhall & Bernadette Dunne Blackstone Publishing (July 16, 2013)

This exciting novel about Dashiell Hammett, author of TheMaltese Falcon and The Thin Man, and Lillian Hellman, author of The Children's Hour,reintroduces their larger-than-life personalities and the vicissitudes...


The House of Special Purpose

by John Boyne & Stefan Rudnicki Blackstone Publishing (April 02, 2013)

From the author of The Absolutist comes a propulsive novel of the Russian Revolution and the fate of the Romanovs.

Part love story, part historical epic, part tragedy, The House of Special Purpose illuminates...


The Haunting of Maddy Clare

by Simone St. James & Pamela Garelick Blackstone Publishing (January 15, 2013)

A thrilling debut in women's suspense--a ghost story set in 1920s England

Sarah Piper's lonely, threadbare existence changes when her temporary work agency sends her to assist a ghost hunter. Alistair Gellis--rich,...


The Creed of Violence

by Boston Teran & Armando Durán Blackstone Publishing (September 01, 2013)

Mexico, 1910. The landscape pulses with theforce of the upcoming revolution, an atmosphere rich in opportunity for acriminal such as Rawbone. His fortune arrives across the haze of the SierraBlanca in the form...


The Asylum

by John Harwood & Rosalyn Landor Blackstone Publishing (May 21, 2013)

A brilliant new Gothic thriller from the acclaimed author ofThe Ghost Writer and The Séance

Confused and disoriented, Georgina Ferrars awakens in asmall room in Tregannon House, a private asylum in a remote...


The Chalice

by Nancy Bilyeau & Nicola Barber Blackstone Publishing (April 01, 2013)

In the next novel from Nancy Bilyeau after her acclaimed debut The Crown, novitiate Joanna Stafford plunges into an even more dangerous conspiracy as she comes up against some of the most powerful men of her...


The Wages of Sin

by Kaite Welsh & Mary Jane Wells Blackstone Publishing (August 08, 2017)

The Wages of Sin is a page-turning tale of murder, subversion, and vice in which a female medical student in Victorian Edinburgh is drawn into a murder investigation when she recognizes one of the corpses in...