Historical Fiction

Hyde

Hyde

A stunning reimagining of the Jekyll and Hyde story, internationally acclaimed author Craig Russell (The Devil Aspect) introduces Captain Edward Hyde, chief detective...

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The Famished Road

The Famished Road

A beautiful hardcover Contemporary Classics edition of Nigerian author Ben Okri's 1991 Booker Prize-winning novel, a masterpiece of magical realism narrated by a Yoruba spirit-child. The...

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A Play for the End of the World

A Play for the End of the World

A dazzling debut novel--set in the early 1970s in New York and rural India, the story of a turbulent, unlikely romance, a harrowing account of the lasting horrors of the Second World...

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Revelator

Revelator

From the acclaimed author of Spoonbenders comes the gripping tale of a family's mysterious religion, and the daughter who turns her back on their god. In...

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The Women of Troy

The Women of Troy

From the Booker Prize-winning Pat Barker, author of The Silence of the Girls ("An important, powerful, memorable book" --Emily Wilson, translator of The Odyssey) and the Regeneration Trilogy,...

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The Bass Rock

The Bass Rock

LONGLISTED FOR THE STELLA PRIZEThe lives of three women weave together across centuries in this dazzling new novel.   Sarah, accused of being a witch, is fleeing for her...

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Tokyo Redux

Tokyo Redux

A thrilling postmodern noir about the real-life disappearance, in 1949, of one of Japan's most powerful figures, and the three men who try--and fail--to crack the case.Tokyo,...

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The Perfume Thief

The Perfume Thief

"This is a superb novel, enchanting and brutal in equal measure. This is historical fiction at its finest, vivid and beautifully rendered; and yet in their longing for a lost world, Schaffert's characters feel entirely contemporary to our present moment."--Emily...

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Red Traitor

Red Traitor

An electrifying new thriller set during the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, seen from a bone-chilling vantage point: somewhere off the Florida coastline, trapped aboard the claustrophobic...

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M, King's Bodyguard

M, King's Bodyguard

Based on a true story, M, King’s Bodyguard is a gripping, atmospheric thriller about anarchy and assassination in Edwardian London, and one detective’s mission...

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Aria

Aria

An extraordinary, cinematic saga of rags-to-riches-to-revolution that follows an orphan girl coming of age in Iran at a time of dramatic upheaval   It is the 1950s...

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The Great Mistake

The Great Mistake

From the acclaimed author of High Dive comes an enveloping, exultant novel of New York City at the turn of the twentieth century, a story of one man's rise to fame and fortune,...

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Widespread Panic

Widespread Panic

From the modern master of noir comes a novel about the malevolent monarch of the 1950s Hollywood underground—a tale of pervasive paranoia teeming with communist conspiracies, FBI finks, celebrity smut films, and strange bedfellows.Freddy...

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Hollow

Hollow

From the author of the Vorrh Trilogy comes an epic odyssey following a group of mercenaries hired to deliver a church's ultimate power--a sacred oracle--as the decadence of carnival gives...

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Juneteenth (Revised)

Juneteenth (Revised)

Our reissue of Ralph Ellison's radiant second novel, with new material by Ellison's literary executor John F. Callahan and an updated introduction by National Book Award-winning author Charles...

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China

China

The internationally bestselling author of Paris and New York takes on an exhilarating new world with his trademark epic style in China: The Novel    ...

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Tiny Tales

Tiny Tales

From the beloved author of the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series comes a delightful compendium of very short fiction and comics that celebrate the joy and absurdity of the...

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The Underground Railroad (Television Tie-in)

The Underground Railroad (Television Tie-in)

Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer Prize-winning, National Book Award-winning, Oprah-anointed, #1 New York Times bestselling novel that explores America's troubled racial past as only he can--soon to be an original...

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The Puttermesser Papers

The Puttermesser Papers

With dashing originality and in prose that sings like an entire choir of sirens, Cynthia Ozick relates the life and times of her most compelling fictional creation. Ruth Puttermesser lives in New York City. Her learning...

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The Shawl

The Shawl

A devastating vision of the Holocaust and the unfillable emptiness it left in the lives of those who passed through it.

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I Was Anastasia

I Was Anastasia

New York Times Bestseller"Compelling and utterly fascinating." —Lisa Wingate, author of Before We Were YoursAn enthralling feat of historical suspense that unravels the extraordinary...

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The Illness Lesson

The Illness Lesson

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEARESQUIRE • ELECTRIC LITERATURE • BUSTLE“Astoundingly original.” —The New York Times Book ReviewFrom...

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Tyll

Tyll

From the internationally best-selling author of You Should Have Left, Measuring the World, and F, a transfixing retelling of the German myth of Tyll Ulenspiegel: a story about the devastation...

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The Slaughterman's Daughter

The Slaughterman's Daughter

"If the Coen brothers ever ventured beyond the United States for their films, they would find ample material in this novel."--The New York Times Book Review "Occasionally a book comes along so fresh, strange, and original that it seems peerless,...

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