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Citizens Creek

by Lalita Tademy Simon & Schuster (November 04, 2014)

The New York Times bestselling author of the Oprah Book Club Pick Cane River brings us the evocative story of a once-enslaved man who buys his freedom after serving as a translator during the American Indian...


The Sisters Mallone

by Louisa Ermelino Simon & Schuster (September 30, 2014)

The Mallone sisters look Irish, but don't let their blue eyes fool you.

"It's all in how you say it," their grandma Anona proudly says. "Ma-llone is Irish. Mal-lon-e is Italian."

Growing up Italian in the 1920s,...


Bittersweet

by Colleen McCullough Simon & Schuster (August 19, 2014)

Colleen McCullough's new, romantic Australian novel about four unforgettable sisters taking their places in life during the tumultuous years after World War I is "just as epic as her ultra-romantic classic,...


Emmeline

by Judith Rossner Simon & Schuster (July 08, 2014)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Looking for Mr. Goodbar--a haunting tale of forbidden love set against the backdrop of the American industrial revolution.

This is the story of Emmeline Mosher, who,...


To the Precipice

by Judith Rossner Simon & Schuster (July 08, 2014)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Looking for Mr. Goodbar comes an enthralling tale of money, love, and one woman's quest to have both in a world that wants her to have neither.

Young, beautiful Ruth...


Sisters of Treason: A Novel

by Elizabeth Fremantle Simon & Schuster (July 08, 2014)

From the author People called "a must-read for Philippa Gregory fans," a "terrifically entertaining" (The Sunday Times, London) novel about two sisters who must survive life in the Tudor court after the execution...


The Steady Running of the Hour: A Novel

by Justin Go Simon & Schuster (April 15, 2014)

An impossible quest. An epic love story. A mesmerizing debut.

In 1924, the English mountaineer Ashley Walsingham dies attempting to summit Mount Everest, leaving his fortune to his long-lost lover, Imogen Soames-Andersson--whom...


Half World: A Novel

by Scott O'Connor Simon & Schuster (February 18, 2014)

A "beautiful literary thriller" (Los Angeles Review of Books) inspired by the shocking history of a secret CIA mind-control program, Half World is "the perfect book for our present moment" (The Daily Beast)....


Sin Killer

by Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster (June 01, 2010)

From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry comes the first in a four-volume epic journey through the early American frontier, featuring the Berrybender family, English nobility adrift in the American...


The Homesman

by Glendon Swarthout Simon & Schuster (February 11, 2014)

Soon to be a major film directed by and starring Tommy Lee Jones and co-starring Meryl Streep, Hilary Swank, and John Lithgow, this classic Western novel captures the devastating realities of early frontier...


The Wandering Hill: The Berrybender Narratives, Book 2

by Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster (June 01, 2010)

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry continues his epic four-novel telling of The Berrybender Narratives with a new adventure that is both a grand literary achievement and riveting entertainment as forged...


Anything for Billy

by Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster (June 01, 2010)

The first time I saw Billy he came walking out of a cloud....Welcome to the wild, hot-blooded adventures of Billy the Kid, the American West's most legendary outlaw. Larry McMurtry takes us on a hell-for-leather...


Revolutionary

by Alex Myers Simon & Schuster (January 14, 2014)

"A remarkable novel" (The New York Times) about 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...


Telegraph Days: A Novel

by Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster (June 01, 2010)

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Lonesome Dove comes a big, brilliant, unputdownable saga of the Old West, told in the spunky courageous voice of a young woman named Nellie Courtright.

When twenty-two-year-old...


Lonesome Dove

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1986

by Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster (June 01, 2010)

The Pulitzer Prize­-winning American classic of the American West that follows two aging Texas Rangers embarking on one last adventure. An epic of the frontier, Lonesome Dove is the grandest novel ever written...


By Sorrow's River

by Larry Mcmurtry Simon & Schuster (June 01, 2010)

In this tale of high-spirited and terrifying adventure, set against the background of the West that Larry McMurtry has made his own, By Sorrow's River is an epic in its own right, with an extraordinary young...


Rainwater

by Sandra Brown Simon & Schuster (November 03, 2009)

A romantic historical novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Seeing Red about an independent woman who runs a boarding house in Dust Bowl Texas.

Ella Baron runs her Texas boarding house with the...


Antony and Cleopatra: A Novel

by Colleen McCullough Simon & Schuster (December 04, 2007)

A sweeping epic of ancient Rome from the #1 bestselling author of The Thorn Birds

In this breathtaking follow-up to The October Horse, Colleen McCullough turns her attention to the legendary romance of Antony...


Flint and Silver

by John Drake Simon & Schuster (May 05, 2009)

A swashbuckling triumph of storytelling, Flint and Silver provides a thrilling ride back to the rich and wondrous world of Long John Silver and his fiendish nemesis Joseph Flint in this prequel to the beloved...


The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet

by Colleen McCullough Simon & Schuster (December 29, 2008)

Everyone knows the story of Elizabeth and Jane Bennet in Pride and Prejudice. But what about their sister Mary? At the conclusion of Jane Austen's classic novel, Mary, bookish, awkward, and by all accounts,...


City of God: A Novel of Passion and Wonder in Old New York

New York City #2

by Beverly Swerling Simon & Schuster (December 09, 2008)

City of God, the latest installment in Beverly Swerling's gripping saga of old New York, takes readers to Manhattan's clamorous streets as the nation struggles to find a compromise between slave and free, but...


Snow Hunters: A Novel

NYPL Young Lions Fiction Award 2014

by Paul Yoon Simon & Schuster (August 06, 2013)

Winner of the Young Lions Fiction Award, Snow Hunters is "a subtle, elegant, poignant read" (Oprah.com), featuring a Korean War refugee who emigrates to Brazil to become a tailor's apprentice and confronts the...


Queen's Gambit: A Novel

by Elizabeth Fremantle Simon & Schuster (August 06, 2013)

"Smart, sensual and suspenseful as a thriller, Queen's Gambit is a must-read for Philippa Gregory fans--and heralds a brilliant new player in the court of royal fiction" (People).

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced,...


The Almanac of the Dead: A Novel

by Leslie Marmon Silko Simon & Schuster (April 30, 2013)

A tour de force examination of the historical conflict between Native and Anglo Americans by critically acclaimed author Leslie Marmon Silko, under the hot desert sun of the American Southwest.

In this virtuoso...


God's Favorite: A Novel

by Lawrence Wright Simon & Schuster (April 16, 2013)

In this fascinating work of historical fiction, award-winning author Lawrence Wright captures all the gripping drama and black humor of Panama during the final, nerve-racking days of its legendary dictator,...


Empire of the Sun

James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction 1984

by J. G. Ballard Simon & Schuster (March 19, 2013)

The classic, award-winning novel, made famous by Steven Spielberg's film, tells of a young boy's struggle to survive World War II in China.

Jim is separated from his parents in a world at war. To survive, he...


Ashenden: A Novel

by Elizabeth Wilhide Simon & Schuster (January 08, 2013)

A novel about people, a country estate, and living history

"The house contains time. Its walls hold stories. Births and deaths, comings and goings, people and events passing through. . . . For now, however,...


The Siberian Dilemma

by Martin Cruz Smith Simon & Schuster (November 05, 2019)

From the award-winning, bestselling author of Gorky Park and Tatiana comes a breathtaking new novel about investigator Arkady Renko--“one of the most compelling figures in modern fiction” (USA TODAY)--who...


At the Mountain's Edge

by Genevieve Graham Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

From bestselling author Genevieve Graham comes a sweeping new historical novel of love, tragedy, and redemption set during the height of the Klondike Gold Rush.

In 1897, the discovery of gold in the desolate...


Come from Away

by Genevieve Graham Simon & Schuster (April 24, 2018)

From the bestselling author of Tides of Honour and Promises to Keep comes a poignant novel about a young couple caught on opposite sides of the Second World War.

In the fall of 1939, Grace Baker’s three brothers,...


Run Me to Earth

by Paul Yoon Simon & Schuster (January 28, 2020)

From award-winning author Paul Yoon comes a beautiful, aching novel about three kids orphaned in 1960s Laos--and how their destinies are entwined across decades, anointed by Hernan Diaz as “one of those rare...


The Forgotten Home Child

by Genevieve Graham, Alana Kerr Collins & James Langton Simon & Schuster (March 03, 2020)

The Home for Unwanted Girls meets Orphan Train in this unforgettable novel about a young girl caught in a scheme to rid England’s streets of destitute children, and the lengths she will go to find her way...


The Forgotten Home Child

by Genevieve Graham Simon & Schuster (March 03, 2020)

The Home for Unwanted Girls meets Orphan Train in this unforgettable novel about a young girl caught in a scheme to rid England’s streets of destitute children, and the lengths she will go to find her way...


Run Me to Earth

by Paul Yoon Simon & Schuster (January 28, 2020)

From award-winning author Paul Yoon comes a beautiful, aching novel about three kids orphaned in 1960s Laos?and how their destinies are entwined across decades, anointed by Hernan Diaz as “one of those rare...


The Siberian Dilemma

by Martin Cruz Smith Simon & Schuster (November 05, 2019)

From the award-winning, bestselling author of Gorky Park and Tatiana comes a breathtaking new novel about investigator Arkady Renko?“one of the most compelling figures in modern fiction” (USA TODAY)?who...


The World That We Knew

by Alice Hoffman Simon & Schuster (September 24, 2019)

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * LONGLISTED FOR THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL

On the brink of World War II, with the Nazis tightening their grip on Berlin, a mother’s act of courage and love offers her daughter a chance...


Paris, 7 A.M.

by Liza Wieland Simon & Schuster (June 11, 2019)

“A marvel of lost innocence” (O, The Oprah Magazine) that reimagines three life-changing weeks poet Elizabeth Bishop spent in Paris amidst the imminent threat of World War II.

June 1937. Elizabeth Bishop,...


At the Mountain's Edge

by Genevieve Graham Simon & Schuster (April 02, 2019)

From bestselling author Genevieve Graham comes a sweeping new historical novel of love, tragedy, and redemption set during the height of the Klondike Gold Rush.

In 1897, the discovery of gold in the desolate...


The Twelve Rooms of the Nile

A Cloud in the Shape of a Girl

A Violet Season: A Novel

by Kathy Leonard Czepiel Simon & Schuster (July 10, 2012)

A MOTHER'S CHOICES IN A T IME OF CRISIS THREATEN THE ONE PERSON SHE MEANS TO PROTECT--HER ONLY DAUGHTER-- AND FORCE HER TO MAKE THE BOLDEST MOVE OF HER LIFE.

The violet industry is booming in 1898, and a Hudson...


Come from Away

by Genevieve Graham Simon & Schuster (April 24, 2018)

From the bestselling author of Tides of Honour and Promises to Keep comes a poignant novel about a young couple caught on opposite sides of the Second World War.

In the fall of 1939, Grace Baker’s three brothers,...


The Rebel Wife

by Taylor M. Polites Simon & Schuster (February 07, 2012)

This "gloriously gothic"* novel about a young widow trying to survive in the violent world of Reconstruction Alabama is "history with a heartbeat, lovingly described and yet a true page turner" (Providence Journal...


Promises to Keep

by Genevieve Graham Simon & Schuster (April 04, 2017)

An enchanting and poignant story about the unfailing power of love in a world turned upside down by war?from the bestselling author of Tides of Honour.

Summer 1755, Acadia

Young, beautiful Amélie Belliveau lives...


The Touch

by Colleen McCullough Simon & Schuster (November 25, 2003)

Not since The Thorn Birds has Colleen McCullough written a novel of such broad appeal about a family and the Australian experience as The Touch.

At its center is Alexander Kinross, remembered as a young man...


Mount Vernon Love Story

by Mary Higgins Clark Simon & Schuster (June 18, 2002)

Charming, insightful and immensely entertaining in its unique presentation of one of America's legendary figures, Mount Vernon Love Story, by famed suspense writer Mary Higgins Clark, shows the reader the man...


The Thief Taker

by Janet Gleeson Simon & Schuster (September 01, 2006)

In the cellar there was no sound at all except her own breathing and the soft rustle of her skirts. After her eyes had grown accustomed to the dark, she noticed a niche in the wall a yard from where she stood....


The Grenadillo Box

by Janet Gleeson Simon & Schuster (March 10, 2004)

New Year's Day, 1755 The life of Nathaniel Hopson, journeyman to the illustrious cabinetmaker Thomas Chippendale, is about to take a chilling turn. He has been sent to Cambridge to install a new library at the...


The Glass Virgin

by Catherine Cookson Simon & Schuster (December 06, 2004)

Annabella Lagrange had the kind of childhood that most can only dream about. The only child of an aristocratic couple, raised on their magnificent estate in the English countryside, she was loved by her parents...


The Diamond

by Julie Baumgold Simon & Schuster (November 01, 2005)

The Diamond is a brilliant, dazzling historical novel about a famous diamond--one of the biggest in the world--that passed from the hands of William Pitt's grandfather to the French kings and Napoleon, linking...