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The Comancheros

by Paul I. Wellman

Texas Ranger Tom Gatling arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros. This...


Jericho's Daughters

by Paul I. Wellman

Jericho is a Kansas stockyard town. The “daughters” are various residents of the town, from the rich and cruel Mrs. Butford, to the aspiring social arbiter, Mrs. Mary Agnes Wedge, and to the young widow...


Kidnapped

by Robert Louis Stevenson

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson. Robert Louis Stevenson's best novel, Spirited, romantic, and full of danger, Kidnapped is Robert Louis Stevenson's classic of high adventure. Beloved by generations, it is...


The Wanderer

by Mika Waltari

In The Wanderer, Michael of the charmed life continues his erratic career as an adventurer with an interlude which takes him through much of the 16th century Islamic empire. The holocaust in Rome singed his...


Viking's Sunset

by Henry Treece

The idea of Harald Sigurdson’s last voyage came to Henry Treece when a young friend of his told him of the finding of the prow of a Viking longship in a lake in North America. He set out to devise a story...


The Queen's Brooch

by Henry Treece

The son of a Roman Tribune, raised in Roman Britain, familiar with Celtic customs, and friendly to their people, chooses to follow his father as a warrior until barbarism and battle change his mind.


The Roman

by Mika Waltari

The Roman is a superb reconstruction of a time long ago, the Roman world in the time of the Emperors Claudius & Nero. It's the story of Minutus, of noble birth, who serves the government and travels widely through...


The Egyptian

by Mika Waltari

First published in the 1940s and widely condemned as obscene, The Egyptian outsold every other American novel published that same year, and remains a classic; readers worldwide have testified to its life-changing...


The Grazia dei Rossi Trilogy Bundle

by Jacqueline Park & Gilbert Reid

An exclusive ebook bundle of all three novels in Jacqueline Park’s bestselling Grazia dei Rossi trilogy, a sweeping saga of intrigue and romance set during the Italian Renaissance.

The Secret Book of Grazia...


The Day of Small Things

by O. Douglas

This book is a sequel to the earlier novel, The Proper Place, concerning an aristocratic Scottish family, the Rutherfurds, forced by circumstances to sell the family estate. Lady Jane has lost both of her sons...


The Paris Hours

by Alex George

"Like All the Light We Cannot See, The Paris Hours explores the brutality of war and its lingering effects with cinematic intensity. The ending will leave you breathless." --Christina Baker Kline, author of...


The Gods Are Athirst

by Anatole France

The Gods Are Athirst (French: Les dieux ont soif, also translated as The Gods Are Thirsty or The Gods Will Have Blood) is a 1912 novel by Anatole France. It is set in Paris in 1793–1794, closely tied to specific...


Legions of the Eagle

by Henry Treece

A young boy at the time of the Roman invasion of Britain in the reign of Claudius leads a good life, since his father is a leader in service to Caratacus. But when his father goes missing in action, everything...


All This and Heaven Too

by Rachel Field

This number-one bestselling novel is based on the true story of one of the most notorious murder cases in French history. The heroine, Henriette Deluzy-Desportes, governess to the children of the Duc de Praslin,...


The Chouans

by Honoré de Balzac

The Chouans is an 1829 novel by French novelist and playwright Honoré de Balzac (1799–1850) and included in the Scènes de la vie militaire section of his novel sequence La Comédie humaine. Set in the French...


Mary Stuart

by Alexandre Dumas

Regal and dazzlingly beautiful, Mary was often misunderstood yet revered for the mystery of her life. Succumbing to the irresistible impulses of passion, she gambled away her throne for love. Unbelievable acts...


The Epic of Kings

by Ferdowsi

"The houses that are the dwelling of today will sink beneath shower and sunshine to decay but storm and rain shall never mar the palace that I have built with my poetry." —Ferdowsi

The Shahnameh, The Epic of...


A Man of Honor, or Horatio's Confessions

by J. A. Nelson

Double Silver Medal Winner – Best First Book, Fiction & Best Cover, Fiction awarded by the Independent Book Publishers Association (2020)

How far would you go to keep a deathbed promise?

Surrounded by the bodies...


Miss Austen

by Gill Hornby

A #1 International Bestseller

"A deeply imagined and deeply moving novel. Reading it made me happy and weepy in equally copious amounts." --Karen Joy Fowler

"You can't help feeling that Jane would have approved."...


A Hundred Suns

by Karin Tanabe

Named A Best Book of Spring 2020 by Real Simple · Parade · PopSugar · New York Post · Entertainment Weekly · Betches · CrimeReads · BookBub

"A transporting historical novel, and a smart thriller."-- Washington...