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The Year of the French

Written by Thomas Flanagan
Introduction by Seamus Deane


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $19.95

In 1798, Irish patriots, committed to freeing their country from England, landed with a company of French troops in County Mayo, in westernmost Ireland. They were supposed to be an advance guard, followed by other French ships with the leader of the rebellion, Wolfe Tone. Briefly they triumphed, raising hopes among... Read more >
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Beware This Boy
Beware This Boy
Written by Maureen Jennings
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ISBN: 9780771043147
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Beware This Boy

Written by Maureen Jennings


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $9.99

November, 1940. Tom Tyler, Detective Inspector of the small Shropshire town of Whitchurch, is a troubled man. The preceding summer had been a dark one for Britain, and even darker for Tom's own family and personal life. So he jumps at the opportunity to help out in the nearby city of Birmingham...

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Beware This Boy
Beware This Boy
Written by Maureen Jennings
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ISBN: 9780771043130
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Beware This Boy

Written by Maureen Jennings


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $22.99

November, 1940. Tom Tyler, Detective Inspector of the small Shropshire town of Whitchurch, is a troubled man. The preceding summer had been a dark one for Britain, and even darker for Tom's own family and personal life. So he jumps at the opportunity to help out in the nearby city of Birmingham...

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From Here to Eternity
From Here to Eternity
Written by James Jones, Foreword by William Styron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812984316
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From Here to Eternity
The Complete Uncensored Edition
Written by James Jones
Foreword by William Styron


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $17.00

Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time

THE COMPLETE UNCENSORED EDITION • THE WORLD WAR II MASTERPIECE AS IT WAS MEANT TO BE READ • WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD

 
Diamond Head, Hawaii, 1941. Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt is a champion... Read more >
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Toby's Room
Toby's Room
Written by Pat Barker
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535021
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Toby's Room

Written by Pat Barker


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $11.99

From Booker Prize winner Pat Barker, a masterful novel that portrays the staggering human cost of the Great War. Admirers of her Regeneration Trilogy as well as fans of Downton Abbey and War Horse will be enthralled.

With Toby’s Room, a sequel to her widely praised previous novel Life Class, the incomparable... Read more >
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The Life of Objects
The Life of Objects
Written by Susanna Moore
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961037
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The Life of Objects

Written by Susanna Moore


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

In 1938, seventeen-year-old Beatrice, an Irish Protestant lace maker, finds herself at the center of a fairy tale when she is whisked away from her dreary life to join the Berlin household of Felix and Dorothea Metzenburg. Art collectors, and friends to the most fascinating men and women in Europe, the...

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The People of Forever Are Not Afraid
The People of Forever Are Not Afraid
Written by Shani Boianjiu
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ISBN: 9780307955968
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The People of Forever Are Not Afraid
A Novel
Written by Shani Boianjiu


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $9.99

A “searing debut” about three young women coming of age, experiencing “the absurdities of life and love on the precipice of violence” (Vogue)
 
   Yael, Avishag, and Lea grow up together in a tiny, dusty Israeli village, attending a high school made up of caravan classrooms, passing notes to each other to alleviate...

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Death's Door
Death's Door
Written by James R. Benn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616951856
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Death's Door

Written by James R. Benn


Format: Hardcover, 358 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $25.00

In this seventh installment of James R. Benn’s hit WWII-era mystery series, Lieutenant Billy Boyle goes undercover in the Vatican.
 
Lieutenant Billy Boyle could have used a rest after his last case, but when his girlfriend, Diana Seaton, a British spy, goes missing in the Vatican, where she was working... Read more >
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Death's Door

Written by James R. Benn


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $14.95

In this seventh installment of James R. Benn’s hit WWII-era mystery series, Lieutenant Billy Boyle goes undercover in the Vatican.
 
Lieutenant Billy Boyle could have used a rest after his last case, but when his girlfriend, Diana Seaton, a British spy, goes missing in the Vatican, where she was working... Read more >
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The Fox in the Attic

Written by Richard Hughes
Introduction by Hilary Mantel


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 29, 2012
Price: $17.95

A tale of enormous suspense and growing horror, The Fox in the Attic is the widely acclaimed first part of Richard Hughes’s monumental historical fiction, “The Human Predicament.” Set in the early 1920s, the book centers on Augustine, a young man from an aristocratic Welsh family who has come of age... Read more >
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The Wooden Shepherdess

Written by Richard Hughes
Introduction by Hilary Mantel


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 29, 2012
Price: $14.95

The Wooden Shepherdess is the sequel to The Fox in the Attic, and the second volume of Richard Hughes’s monumental historical fiction, “The Human Predicament.” It opens with Hughes’s hero Augustine in prohibition era America, where he is a bemused onlooker and an increasingly fascinated participant in a country intoxicated with... Read more >
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A Mortal Terror
A Mortal Terror
Written by James R. Benn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616951627
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A Mortal Terror

Written by James R. Benn


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $14.95

In his sixth investigation, Lieutenant Billy Boyle finds himself in pursuit of a serial killer with a particularly frightening agenda.
 
1943: Billy Boyle is sent to Caserta, Italy, to investigate the murders of two American officers stationed there. The MOs are completely different, and it seems like the officers had...

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Coup d'Etat
Coup d'Etat
Written by Harry Turtledove
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345524676
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Coup d'Etat
The War That Came Early, Book Four
Written by Harry Turtledove


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

In 1941, a treaty between England and Germany unravels—and so does a different World War II.
 
In Harry Turtledove’s mesmerizing alternate history of World War II, the choices of men and fate have changed history. Now it is the winter of 1941. As the Germans, with England and France on... Read more >
Sand Queen
Sand Queen
Written by Helen Benedict
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616951849
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Sand Queen

Written by Helen Benedict


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $14.00

Nineteen-year-old Kate Brady joined the army to bring honor to her family and democracy to the Middle East. Instead, she finds herself in a forgotten corner of the Iraq desert in 2003, guarding a makeshift American prison. There, Kate meets Naema Jassim, an Iraqi medical student whose father and little brother...

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The Girl in the Blue Beret
The Girl in the Blue Beret
Written by Bobbie Ann Mason
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ISBN: 9780812978872
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The Girl in the Blue Beret
A Novel
Written by Bobbie Ann Mason


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $15.00

Inspired by the wartime experiences of her father-in-law, Bobbie Ann Mason has crafted the haunting and profoundly moving story of an American World War II pilot shot down in Occupied Europe, and his wrenching odyssey of discovery, decades later, as he uncovers the truth about those who helped him escape in...

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The Big Switch (The War That Came Early, Book Three)
The Big Switch (The War That Came Early, Book Three)
Written by Harry Turtledove
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ISBN: 9780345491879
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The Big Switch (The War That Came Early, Book Three)

Written by Harry Turtledove


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $16.00

In 1941 Winston Churchill was Hitler’s worst enemy. Then a Nazi secret agent changed everything.
 
What if Neville Chamberlain, instead of appeasing Hitler, had stood up to him in 1938? Enraged, Hitler reacts by lashing out at the West, promising his soldiers that they will reach Paris by the new...

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Life and Fate

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler


Format: eBook, 896 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2012
Price: $24.95

A book judged so dangerous in the Soviet Union that not only the manuscript but the ribbons on which it had been typed were confiscated by the state, Life and Fate is an epic tale of World War II and a profound reckoning with the dark forces that dominated the twentieth century. Interweaving... Read more >
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Park Lane
Park Lane
Written by Frances Osborne
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ISBN: 9780345803283
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Park Lane

Written by Frances Osborne


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
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A Goldsboro Crown Historical Fiction Award Nominee

The bestselling author of The Bolter returns with a delicious novel about two determined women whose lives collide in the halls of a pedigreed London town home.

When eighteen-year-old Grace Campbell arrives in London in 1914, she’s unable to fulfill her family’s ambitions and find... Read more >
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Park Lane
Park Lane
Written by Frances Osborne
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Park Lane

Written by Frances Osborne


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $11.99

A Goldsboro Crown Historical Fiction Award Nominee

The bestselling author of The Bolter returns with a delicious novel about two determined women whose lives collide in the halls of a pedigreed London town home.

When eighteen-year-old Grace Campbell arrives in London in 1914, she’s unable to fulfill her family’s ambitions and find... Read more >
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Tzili
Tzili
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Dalya Bilu
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ISBN: 9780805212495
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Tzili
The Story of a Life
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Dalya Bilu


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $15.00

The youngest, least-favored member of an Eastern European Jewish family, Tzili is considered an embarrassment by her parents and older siblings. Her schooling has been a failure, she is simple and meek, and she seems more at home with the animals in the field than with people. And so when her... Read more >
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Tzili
Tzili
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Dalya Bilu
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ISBN: 9780805212532
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Tzili
The Story of a Life
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Dalya Bilu


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $11.99

The youngest, least-favored member of an Eastern European Jewish family, Tzili is considered an embarrassment by her parents and older siblings. Her schooling has been a failure, she is simple and meek, and she seems more at home with the animals in the field than with people. And so when her... Read more >
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The Watch
The Watch
Written by Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
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ISBN: 9780307955906
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The Watch
A Novel
Written by Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $11.99

   Following a desperate night-long battle, a group of beleaguered soldiers in an isolated base in Kandahar are faced with a lone woman demanding the return of her brother’s body. Is she a spy, a black widow, a lunatic, or is she what she claims to be: a grieving young sister intent...

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The Watch
The Watch
Written by Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya, Read by Various
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ISBN: 9780449011768
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The Watch
A Novel
Written by Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
Read by Various


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On Sale: June 5, 2012
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   Following a desperate night-long battle, a group of beleaguered soldiers in an isolated base in Kandahar are faced with a lone woman demanding the return of her brother’s body. Is she a spy, a black widow, a lunatic, or is she what she claims to be: a grieving young sister intent...

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A Blaze of Glory
A Blaze of Glory
Written by Jeff Shaara
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ISBN: 9780345527356
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A Blaze of Glory
A Novel of the Battle of Shiloh
Written by Jeff Shaara


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $28.00

In the first novel of a spellbinding new trilogy, New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows best. A Blaze of Glory takes us to the action-packed Western Theater for a vivid re-creation of one of the war’s bloodiest and most iconic engagements—the Battle... Read more >
A Blaze of Glory
A Blaze of Glory
Written by Jeff Shaara
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A Blaze of Glory
A Novel of the Battle of Shiloh
Written by Jeff Shaara


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $11.99

“[An] exciting read . . . [Jeff] Shaara returns to the U.S. Civil War in this first book of a new trilogy. . . . This novel is meticulously researched and brings a vivid reality to the historical events depicted.”—Library Journal
 
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