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Snakes' Nest by L-Edo Ivo

Published 1 February 1981


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Tsen Su and the 490th by Ivo R Greenwell

Published 27 October 2005

Adult



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Lyddy: A Tale of the Old South is a fictional reconstruction of antebellum life in the historic Midway community of Liberty County, Georgia, home of some of the Old South's wealthiest planters. Originally published in 1898, this blend of fiction and memoir looks through the eyes of a white plantation mistress at her family plantation, her marriage, slave life, and the destruction of the plantation economy that took place when Sherman's army arrived in December 1864. Writing in response to Harrie...


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The Diamond Cross Mystery by Chester K Steele

Published 1 October 2005

Adult

Colonel Ashley is confronted with a difficult case: The proprietor of a jewelry shop is found murdered, and a valuable diamond cross is stolen. Whodunnit, and how can the Colonel's expertise in fishing help to solve the case?


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A Difference of Opinion by Nancy Dane

Published 14 December 2014

Adult


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1745 by Kevin John Grote

Published 12 August 2012

Adult


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Skye by Kevin John Grote

Published 14 April 2012

Adult


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The Deer & the Cauldron by Louis Cha

Published 12 February 1998

Adult

This is the first of a three-volume picaresque historical romance by China's best-loved author. It tells the story of Trinket, an irreverent and comic anti-hero, and his adventures through China over more than twenty years at the beginning of the Qing dynasty. The story spans vast territories, from desert islands to northern ice fields, from Peking and the Imperial Court to the sacred mountain of Wu-tai-shan to the legendary Shaolin Temple to the boudoir of Princess Sophia. Rich in plot and hist...



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The Visitors by Sally Beauman

Published 6 February 2014

Adult

"Built around Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter's discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in the Valley of the Kings, this evocative novel from New York Times-bestselling author Sally Beauman blends fact and fiction to recreate a lost world that's still fiercely enthralling and relevant today"--


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The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu

Published 11 February 2021

Adult


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Dangerous to Know by Megan Whitson Lee

Published 17 May 2018

Adult


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Burning Twilight by Kenneth J Wishnia

Published 29 October 2013

Adult


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Demudis by Stefan Blankertz

Published 10 December 2018

Adult


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Maggie's second chance at happiness came with her second marriage...to Charlie, a man who discovered too late that his ex-wife refused to let go of the past, which included a son Charlie never knew about. Maggie's prayer was - that Charlie would keep his promise to honor his wedding vows to her.




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The Kammersee Affair by John Holt

Published 29 December 2006

Adult

The lake was flat and calm, with barely a ripple. Its dark waters glistening, reflecting the moonlight as though it were a mirror. Fritz Marschall knew that neither he, nor his friend, should really have been there. They, like many others before them, had been attracted to the lake by the many rumors that had been circulating. He thought of the endless stories there had been, of treasures sunken in, or buried around the lake. He recalled the stories of the lake being used to develop torpedoes an...


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Published in 1910, this was Zane Grey's first western novel. It received wide and unanimous praise for its powerful portrait of the land and the men and women of the Southwest. Full of action and romance, this timeless novel helped create Grey's reputation as a classic author of the American West.