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The Thistle and the Rose
The Thistle and the Rose
Written by Jean Plaidy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307498281
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The Thistle and the Rose
The Story of Margaret, Princess of England, Queen of Scotland
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $9.99

From the pen of the legendary historical novelist Jean Plaidy comes the story of Princess Margaret Tudor, whose life of tragedy, bloodshed, and scandal would rival even that of her younger brother, Henry VIII.

Princess Margaret Tudor is the greatest prize when her father, Henry VII, negotiates the Treaty of Perpetual Peace... Read more >
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In the Shadow of the Crown
In the Shadow of the Crown
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307496140
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In the Shadow of the Crown

Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
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As Henry VIII's only child, the future seemed golden for Princess Mary. She was the daughter of Henry's first queen, Katharine of Aragon, and was heir presumptive to the throne of England. Red-haired like her father, she was also intelligent and deeply religious like her staunchly Catholic mother. But her father's... Read more >
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Katharine of Aragon
Katharine of Aragon
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307496331
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Katharine of Aragon
The Story of a Spanish Princess and an English Queen
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $11.99

For the first time in paperback—all three of Jean Plaidy’s Katharine of Aragon novels in one volume.

Legendary historical novelist Jean Plaidy begins her tales of Henry VIII’s queens with the story of his first wife, the Spanish princess Katharine of Aragon.

As a teenager, Katharine leaves her beloved Spain, land of olive... Read more >
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The Lady in the Tower
The Lady in the Tower
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307496409
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The Lady in the Tower
A Novel
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $9.99

One of history’s most complex and alluring women comes to life in this classic novel by the
legendary Jean Plaidy.

Young Anne Boleyn was not beautiful but she was irresistible, capturing the hearts of kings and commoners alike. Daughter of an ambitious country lord, Anne was sent to France to learn sophistication... Read more >
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Queen of This Realm
Queen of This Realm
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307497451
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Queen of This Realm

Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $11.99

In this "memoir" by Elizabeth I, legendary historical novelist Jean Plaidy reveals the Virgin Queen as she truly was: the bewildered, motherless child of an all-powerful father; a captive in the Tower of London; a shrewd politician; a lover of the arts; and eventually, an icon of an era. It is... Read more >
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A Tendering in the Storm
A Tendering in the Storm
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick
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ISBN: 9780307550460
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A Tendering in the Storm

Written by Jane Kirkpatrick


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $10.99

A Story of Tender Truths About a Woman’s Desperate Efforts
to Shelter Her Family

Determined to raise her children on her own terms, Emma suddenly finds herself alone and pregnant with her third child, struggling to keep her family secure in the remote coastal forest of the Washington Territory... Read more >
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An Obese White Gentleman in No Apparent Distress
An Obese White Gentleman in No Apparent Distress
Written by Riki Moss and Terry Dobson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583942703
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An Obese White Gentleman in No Apparent Distress

Written by Riki Moss and Terry Dobson


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 20, 2009
Price: $18.95

Based on the life of unconventional aikido master Terry Dobson, this novel by his partner Riki Moss is the story of two souls meeting at a mutually calamitous turning point in their lives. Fatherless and pushed by his tyrannical mother to the edge of violence, Dobson turns to aikido to save... Read more >
The Snows of Yesteryear
The Snows of Yesteryear
Written by Gregor Von Rezzori, Translated by H. F. Broch De Rothermann, Introduction by John Banville
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ISBN: 9781590172810
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The Snows of Yesteryear

Written by Gregor Von Rezzori
Translated by H. F. Broch De Rothermann
Introduction by John Banville


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $16.95

Gregor von Rezzori was born in Czernowitz, a onetime provincial capital of the Austro-Hungarian Empire that was later to be absorbed successively into Romania, the USSR, and the Ukraine—a town that was everywhere and nowhere, with a population of astonishing diversity. Growing up after World War I and the collapse of... Read more >
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The Heretic Queen
The Heretic Queen
Written by Michelle Moran, Read by Cassandra Campbell
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415958650
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The Heretic Queen
A Novel
Written by Michelle Moran
Read by Cassandra Campbell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $22.50

In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family’s past and remake history.

The winds of change are blowing through Thebes. A devastating palace fire has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty’s royal family—all with the exception of Nefertari, the niece of the reviled former queen, Nefertiti. The girl’s deceased family has been... Read more >
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The Lady Elizabeth
The Lady Elizabeth
Written by Alison Weir
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ISBN: 9780345495365
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The Lady Elizabeth
A Novel
Written by Alison Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $15.00

Following the tremendous success of her first novel, Innocent Traitor, which recounted the riveting tale of the doomed Lady Jane Grey, acclaimed historian and New York Times bestselling author Alison Weir turns her masterly storytelling skills to the early life of young Elizabeth Tudor, who would grow up to become England’s... Read more >
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To Hold the Crown
To Hold the Crown
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307346193
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To Hold the Crown
The Story of King Henry VII and Elizabeth of York
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $16.00

From exile and war to love and loss—every dynasty has a beginning.

Henry Tudor was not born to the throne of England. Having come of age in a time of political turmoil and danger, the man who would become Henry VII spent fourteen years in exile in Brittany before returning triumphantly to... Read more >
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To Hold the Crown
To Hold the Crown
Written by Jean Plaidy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307450173
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To Hold the Crown
The Story of King Henry VII and Elizabeth of York
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $11.99

From exile and war to love and loss—every dynasty has a beginning.

Henry Tudor was not born to the throne of England. Having come of age in a time of political turmoil and danger, the man who would become Henry VII spent fourteen years in exile in Brittany before returning triumphantly to... Read more >
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Death
Death
Written by George Pendle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307395603
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Death
A Life
Written by George Pendle


Format: Trade Paperback, 270 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $15.00

The shocking new memoir from Death

At last, the mysterious, feared, and misunderstood being known only as “Death” talks frankly and unforgettably about his infinitely awful existence. Chronicling his abusive childhood, his near-fatal addiction to Life, his excruciating time in rehab, and the ultimate triumph of his true nature, this long-awaited autobiography... Read more >
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Death
Death
Written by George Pendle
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ISBN: 9780307450081
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Death
A Life
Written by George Pendle


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $10.99

The shocking new memoir from Death

At last, the mysterious, feared, and misunderstood being known only as “Death” talks frankly and unforgettably about his infinitely awful existence. Chronicling his abusive childhood, his near-fatal addiction to Life, his excruciating time in rehab, and the ultimate triumph of his true nature, this long-awaited autobiography... Read more >
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The Heretic Queen
The Heretic Queen
Written by Michelle Moran
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307410283
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The Heretic Queen
A Novel
Written by Michelle Moran


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $11.99

In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family’s past and remake history.

The winds of change are blowing through Thebes. A devastating palace fire has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty’s royal family—all with the exception of Nefertari, the niece of the reviled former queen, Nefertiti. The girl’s deceased family has been... Read more >
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The Queen's Devotion
The Queen's Devotion
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307346186
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The Queen's Devotion
The Story of Queen Mary II
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $14.95

A daughter’s love. A monarch’s duty.

On the road to greatness, one young woman must make an unthinkable choice.


For Princess Mary, life has never been simple, but through it all the love of her father, the Duke of York, has been a constant and reliable comfort. Despite his own loyalty to... Read more >
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The Queen's Devotion
The Queen's Devotion
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307409225
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The Queen's Devotion
The Story of Queen Mary II
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $11.99

A daughter’s love. A monarch’s duty.

On the road to greatness, one young woman must make an unthinkable choice.


For Princess Mary, life has never been simple, but through it all the love of her father, the Duke of York, has been a constant and reliable comfort. Despite his own loyalty to... Read more >
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The Lady Elizabeth
The Lady Elizabeth
Written by Alison Weir
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ISBN: 9780345512925
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The Lady Elizabeth
A Novel
Written by Alison Weir


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Alison Weir's Mary Boleyn.

Following the tremendous success of her first novel, Innocent Traitor, which recounted the riveting tale of the doomed Lady Jane Grey, acclaimed historian and New York Times bestselling author Alison Weir turns her masterly storytelling skills to the early life of young... Read more >
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The Open Door
The Open Door
Written by Elizabeth Maguire
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590512838
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The Open Door

Written by Elizabeth Maguire


Format: Hardcover, 248 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $23.95

“The story is the journey, not the destination. Or so the philosopher’s say. But this is my story, and it has a beginning, a middle, and an end….”

The Open Door is a luminous and profoundly moving novel inspired by the life of Constance Fenimore Woolson, one of the most widely-read and... Read more >
Nefertiti
Nefertiti
Written by Michelle Moran
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ISBN: 9780307381743
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Nefertiti
A Novel
Written by Michelle Moran


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $14.95

A National Bestseller!

“Meticulously researched and richly detailed . . . an engrossing tribute to one of the most powerful and alluring women in history.”
Boston Globe

Nefertiti and her younger sister, Mutnodjmet, have been raised in a powerful family that has provided wives to the rulers of Egypt for centuries. Ambitious, charismatic... Read more >
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The Summer Book
The Summer Book
Written by Tove Jansson, Translated by Thomas Teal, Introduction by Kathryn Davis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590172681
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The Summer Book

Written by Tove Jansson
Translated by Thomas Teal
Introduction by Kathryn Davis


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $14.00

In The Summer Book Tove Jansson distills the essence of the summer—its sunlight and storms—into twenty-two crystalline vignettes. This brief novel tells the story of Sophia, a six-year-old girl awakening to existence, and Sophia’s grandmother, nearing the end of hers, as they spend the summer on a tiny unspoiled island in... Read more >
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A Mending at the Edge
A Mending at the Edge
Written by Jane Kirkpatrick
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ISBN: 9781578569793
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A Mending at the Edge

Written by Jane Kirkpatrick


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2008
Price: $14.99

"Of all the things I left in Willapa, hope is what I missed the most."

So begins this story of one woman's restoration from personal grief to the meaning of community. Based on the life of German-American Emma Wagner Giesy, the only woman sent to the Oregon Territory in the 1850s to... Read more >
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Loving Frank
Loving Frank
Written by Nancy Horan
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ISBN: 9780345495006
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Loving Frank
A Novel
Written by Nancy Horan


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $15.00

I have been standing on the side of life, watching it float by. I want to swim in the river. I want to feel the current.

So writes Mamah Borthwick Cheney in her diary as she struggles to justify her clandestine love affair with Frank Lloyd Wright. Four years earlier, in 1903... Read more >
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The Merry Monarch's Wife
The Merry Monarch's Wife
Written by Jean Plaidy
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ISBN: 9780307409966
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The Merry Monarch's Wife
The Story of Catherine of Braganza
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 22, 2008
Price: $11.99

Charles II is restored to the English throne, and his court is lively and even scandalous. The country is eager for succession to be clear and certain: The next king will be the son of Charles II and his queen, Catherine of Braganza. Yet Catherine, daughter of the king of Portugal... Read more >
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The Merry Monarch's Wife
The Merry Monarch's Wife
Written by Jean Plaidy
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The Merry Monarch's Wife
The Story of Catherine of Braganza
Written by Jean Plaidy


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2008
Price: $14.95

Charles II is restored to the English throne, and his court is lively and even scandalous. The country is eager for succession to be clear and certain: The next king will be the son of Charles II and his queen, Catherine of Braganza. Yet Catherine, daughter of the king of Portugal... Read more >
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