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The Joy Luck Club

by Amy Tan

For readers of Amy Tan's bestselling novel, The Valley of Amazement, revisit her classic tale of mothers and daughters

Four mothers, four daughters, four families whose histories shift with the four winds depending...


Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague

by Geraldine Brooks

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of March and Caleb's Crossing-an unforgettable tale of a brave young woman during the plague in 17th century England

When an infected bolt of cloth carries plague from...


Elizabeth I: The Novel

by Margaret George

The latest New York Times bestseller from Margaret George-a captivating novel about history's most enthralling queen.

One of today's premier historical novelists, Margaret George dazzles here as she tackles her...


March

by Geraldine Brooks

From Louisa May Alcott’s beloved classic Little Women, Geraldine Brooks has animated the character of the absent father, March, and crafted a story "filled with the ache of love and marriage and with the power...


Waterloo

The Sharpe Stories #20

by Bernard Cornwell

June 1815: The Duke of Wellington, the Prince of Orange, and Napoleon will meet on the battlefield--and decide the fate of Europe

With the emperor Napoleon at its head, an enormous French army is marching toward...


Sharpe's Revenge

The Sharpe Stories #19

by Bernard Cornwell

When his honor and reputation are at stake, Sharpe seeks revenge--at any cost

It is 1814, and the defeat of Napoleon seems imminent--if the well-protected city of Toulouse can be conquered. For Richard Sharpe,...


Sharpe's Siege

The Sharpe Stories #18

by Bernard Cornwell

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


Sharpe's Regiment

The Sharpe Stories #17

by Bernard Cornwell

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


Sharpe's Honor

The Sharpe Stories #16

by Bernard Cornwell

An unfinished duel, a midnight murder, and the treachery of a beautiful prostitute lead to the imprisonment of Sharpe. Caught in a web of political intrigue for which his military experience has left him fatally...


Sharpe's Enemy

The Sharpe Stories #15

by Bernard Cornwell

A band of renegades led by Sharpe's vicious enemy, Obadiah Hakeswill, holds a group of British and French women hostage on a strategic mountain pass. Outnumbered and attacked from two sides, Sharpe must hold...


The Observations

by Jane Harris

The Observations is a hugely assured and darkly funny debut set in nineteenth-century Scotland. Bessy Buckley, the novel?s heroine, is a cynical, wide-eyed, and tender fifteen-year-old Irish girl who takes a...


The Sword of Tipu Sultan

by Bhagwan S Gidwani

This historical novel tells the story of Tipu Sultan---the man, the lover, the soldier, the prince, the king. It speaks of those who loved and betrayed him; of his interactions with charming ladies and brilliant...


Dreaming for Freud: A Novel

by Sheila Kohler

An award-winning author reimagines one of Freud's most famous and controversial cases

Acclaimed for her spare prose and exceptional psychological insights in her novels Becoming Jane Eyre and Love Child, Sheila...


Mrs. Hemingway: A Novel

by Naomi Wood

The Paris Wife was only the beginning of the story . . .

A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice

Paula McLain's New York Times-bestselling novel piqued readers' interest about Ernest Hemingway's romantic...


The Ship of Brides: A Novel

by Jojo Moyes

From the New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You and One Plus One, in an earlier work available in the U.S. for the first time, a post-WWII story of the war brides who crossed the seas by the thousands...


The Hundred Secret Senses: A Novel

by Amy Tan

The "wisest and most captivating novel" (Boston Globe) from the author of the bestselling The Valley of Amazement

Set in San Francisco and in a remote village of Southwestern China, Amy Tan's The Hundred Secret...


The Personal History of Rachel DuPree: A Novel

by Ann Weisgarber

"An eye-opening look at the little-explored area of a black frontier woman in the American West." --Chicago Sun-Times

Praised by Alice Walker and many other bestselling writers, The Personal History of Rachel...


Letters from Yellowstone

by Diane Smith

In the spring of 1898, A. E. (Alexandria) Bartram--a spirited young woman with a love for botany--is invited to join a field study in Yellowstone National Park. The study's leader, a mild-mannered professor...


Helen in Love: A Novel

by Rosie Sultan

The astonishing and imaginative debut novel about Helen Keller and the man she loved

What comes to mind when you think of Helen Keller? Is it the deaf-mute wild child at the water pump outside her Tuscumbia,...


Europe Central

National Book Award for Fiction 2005

by William Vollmann

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA