Historical Fiction

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    Fatal Inheritance – Rachel Rhys

    ‘Fatal Inheritance is GLORIOUS! Hugely enjoyable escapism, featuring The South of France, film stars, gorgeous villas, lavender-scented air, ex-Nazis, family secrets and more besides! I enjoyed it ENORMOUSLY.’ MARIAN KEYES ‘A fantastic…

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    Burial Rites – Hannah Kent

    Inspired by a true story, Hannah Kent’s Burial Rites was shortlisted for The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, The Guardian First Book Award and The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Awards.…

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    Little Deaths – Emma Flint

    It’s the summer of 1965, and the streets of Queens, New York shimmer in a heatwave. One July morning, Ruth Malone wakes to find a bedroom window wide open and her…

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    See What I Have Done – Sarah Schmidt

    When her father and step-mother are found brutally murdered on a summer morning in 1892, Lizzie Borden – thirty two years old and still living at home – immediately becomes a…

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    The Garden of Letters – Alyson Richman

    The Garden of Letters – Alyson Richman – Genre – Historical Fiction Blurb: Set against the rich backdrop of World War II Italy, Garden of Letters  captures the hope, suspense, and romance of…

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    Alchemy – Chris James

    Alchemy – Chris James – Genre – An historical psychological suspense thriller Blurb: How far would YOU go to bring back a lost love? “Alchemy” is an historical psychological tale of mystery,…