Jane Rawson, From The Wreck , Picador survivor of a shipwreck off Australia in goes back into the past for answers about the disappearance of a fellow-survivor. Sofia Segovia, trans. Alisa Smith, Doublespeak , Thomas Dunne — historical thriller finds protagonist Lieutenant Lena Stillman on a journey back to her past. Maryla Szymiczkowa, trans. Christopher Tilghman, Thomas and Beal in the Midi , Farrar, Strauss and Giroux young interracial couple escapes from Maryland to France in to begin a new life as winemakers in the Languedoc. Jan Vantoortelboom, trans. Vivien D. David Verbocht stands before the firing squad and looks back on his short and turbulent life.
Kris Waldherr, The Lost History of Dreams , Touchstone a post-mortem photographer unearths dark secrets of the past that may hold the key to his future, in this gothic tradition debut novel. Gwendolyn Womack, The Time Collector , Picador magical thriller about a psychometrist who can relive memories across centuries and experience history first-hand. James C. Kathleen Alcott, America Was Hard to Find , Ecco in the wake of an affair, the lives of an astronaut and a radical are forever altered by the political fault lines of the s.
Sarah Blake, The Guest Book , Flatiron beginning in , novel looks at the racism and power that has been systemically embedded in the US for generations. Bart Casey, The Vavasour Macbeth , Post Hill blending fiction with little-known facts from history and research, novel ranges from the Elizabethan and Jacobean courts to modern-day England. Jennifer Chiaverini, Resistance Women , HarperCollins saga that brings to life one courageous, passionate American—Mildred Fish Harnack—and her circle of women friends who waged a clandestine battle against Hitler in Nazi Berlin.
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Sally Cooper, With My Back to the World , James Street North stories of three women: Rudie, editing a documentary in Hamilton, ; artist Agnes Martin, who decides to begin painting again; and Ellen, a black woman burying her husband in on an Ontario homestead. Jocelyn Cullity, The Envy of Paradise , Inanna fictional account of four people who played key roles during the uprising in Lucknow, one of the most significant resistances to English rule in India. Ann H. Gabhart, The Refuge , Revell story returns to the world of the Shakers in this exploration of the power of love and the bond of family.
Victoria Hislop, Those Who Are Loved , Headline set against the backdrop of the German occupation of Greece, the subsequent civil war and a military dictatorship, all of which left deep scars. A tale of the king who mastered the seas — Rajendra Cholai.
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William M. Kelley, A Different Drummer c. Carolyn Kirby, The Conviction of Cora Burns , Dzanc Books s Birmingham, England: a troubled young woman searches for her lost sister and the truth behind a grisly crime in this Victorian thriller. Jing-Jing Lee, How We Disappeared , Oneworld novel set in Singapore , about a woman who survived the Japanese occupation and a man who thought he had lost everything. Nadia Marks, Between the Orange Groves , Pan an old man decides to share his painful memories with his daughter, transporting her back to Cyprus and a family scandal.
Nadia Marks, The Island of Promises , Pan historical saga spanning decades in the lives of two families from different religions on the island of Cyprus. Tim Murphy, Correspondents , Grove spanning the 20th century, a multi period story of an Irish-Lebanese family whose life and family history mirrors the story of America. Sandra Newman, The Heavens , Granta time-slip novel- newly married Kate falls asleep in and wakes in London, as Emilia, the mistress of a nobleman. Cheryl A. Michael Parker, Prairie Fever , Algonquin set in the s in Oklahoma, Prairie Fever follows the relationship of two young women who fall in love with the same man.
Ralph Peters, Darkness at Chancellorsville , Forge a novel of Stonewall Jackson and one of the most dramatic battles in American history. Amanda Quick, Tightrope , Berkley California s — an ex-trapeze artist is caught up in the mysterious circumstances surrounding the onstage death of an inventor. Saskia Sarginson, How It Ends , Piatkus within a year of arriving at an American airbase in Suffolk, the loving, law-abiding Delaney family is destroyed. Werner Sonne trans. Eugene Vodolazkin, trans.
Hayden, Solovyov and Larionov , Oneworld journey through a momentous period of Russian history, interweaving story of two men of different backgrounds that asks whether we can really understand the present without first understanding the past.lastsurestart.co.uk/libraries/map8.php
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Jo Walton, Lent , Tor re-imagining of Girolamo Savanarola who remade fifteenth-century Florence—in all its astonishing strangeness. Susan White, Fear of Drowning , Acorn epic family saga set against the backdrop of two world wars, earthquakes, epidemics, prejudice, social injustice, greed and ambition. England during WW II follows the lives of three courageous women who work in a munitions factory.
Willem Anker, trans. Michiel Heyns, Red Dog: A Novel of the African Frontier , Pushkin set in 17th-c — an epic tale of Africa in a time before boundaries between cultures and peoples were fixed. Karen Barnett, Ever Faithful , Waterbrook romantic mystery about a man hiding the truth, braving the west to become something more—and the woman who must confront his deception. Amanda Barrett, My Dearest Dietrich , Kregel renowned theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer is famous for his resistance to the Nazi regime and for his allegiance to God over government.
But what few realize is that the last years of his life also held a love story that rivals any romance novel. Andrew Caldecott, Rotherweird , Jo Fletcher Books twelve children, gifted far beyond their years, are banished by their Tudor queen to the town of Rotherweird. Clare Carson, The Canary Keeper , Head of Zeus London, a thriller involving murder and a quest to find killer who might be an Esquimaux with a female accomplice.
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Catherine Chung, The Tenth Muse , Ecco novel about a trailblazing mathematician whose research unearths her own extraordinary family story and its roots in World War II. Sean Dietrich, Stars of Alabama , Thomas Nelson two Depression-era migrant workers find an abandoned baby in the woods and decide to care for the mysterious child.
Claire Evans, The Graves of Whitechapel , Sphere lawyer in turn-of-the-century London must find a man he got off a murder charge — and who seems to have killed again. Marcello Fois, trans. Adrian Goldsworthy, Brigantia , Head of Zeus third in Vindolanda military adventure series set in 2nd-C Roman Britain involves murder, tribal plotting against the empire, and Druids.
Deborah Hewitt , The Nightjar , Pan fantasy adventure set in an alternative London and infused with Finnish mythology. Caitlin Horrocks, The Vexations , Little, Brown debut novel about love, family, genius, and the madness of art, circling the life and times of French composer Erik Satie, set in early 20th-c Paris. Marjan Kamali, The Stationery Shop , Gallery Tehran — this novel explores devastating loss, reconciliation and the quirks of fate.
Richard Kirshenbaum, Rouge , St. Antoine Laurain, trans. Laura Madeleine, [untitled ], Transworld girls escapes from early 20th-c Tangier to Spain. Lena Manta, trans. Gail Holst-Warhaft , The Gold Letter , Amazon Crossing a discovery of old letters begins an intergenerational story of the unfulfilled loves of a mother and grandmother. Celeste O.
Norfleet, One Night in Georgia , Amistad set in the summer of , a provocative novel of individual lives caught in the grips of violent history. Laura Purcell, The Poison Thread , Penguin Victorian gothic horror tale about a young seamstress who claims her needle and thread have the power to kill. Matteo Righetto, Soul of the Border , Atria coming-of-age set in the late 19th-c; a daring young woman braves the wilds of the mountainous Austrian-Italian border in order to save her family. Rena Rossner, The Sisters of the Winter Wood , Redhook set in a remote village on the border of Moldova and Ukraine, a historical fantasy of magic and folklore and about sisterly love.
Susana Lopez Rubio, trans. Kathryn Scanlan, Aug 9 — Fog , MCD a collage of a life that might have been forgotten, reassembled from the pages of a water-stained diary. Dominic Smith, The Electric Hotel , Sarah Crichton novel traces the intertwined fates of a silent-film director and his muse.
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Carrie Turansky, No Ocean Too Wide , Multnomah inspired by true events of the poor children who were sent to Canada with promise of a better life, during the years of to Jennifer Weiner, Mrs. David Wharton, Finer Things , Sandstone the lives of a professional shoplifter and a young art student collide in London.
Roseanna M. Liza Wieland, Paris, 7 A. Elizabeth Byler Younts, The Bright Unknown , Thomas Nelson two young friends embark on a journey across s middle America in search of answers, a family, and a place to call home. Sara Aharoni, trans. Yardenne Greenspan , The First Mrs Rothschild , Amazon Crossing 18th-c Frankfurt — passionate young lovers in a Jewish ghetto rise to become the foremost financial dynasty in the world. Leah Fleming, In the Heart of the Garden , Head of Zeus story of an ancient garden transformed from a Saxon clearing, to a monastery, to a Tudor dwelling, to the present-day garden.
Rachel Fordham, Yours Truly, Thomas , Revell a prairie romance; a young woman finds love and belonging when a letter bound for someone else finds its way into her hands. Lois H.
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