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Swans of Fifth Avenue

By: Benjamin, Melanie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 7/12/2016

Seller ID: 9780345528704

ISBN: 0345528700

Condition: USED


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Swans of Fifth Avenue

By: Benjamin, Melanie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 7/12/2016

Seller ID: 9780345528698

ISBN: 0345528697

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Aviator's Wife

By: Benjamin, Melanie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL: 1/15/2015

Seller ID: 9780345528681

ISBN: 0345528689

Condition: USED


In the spirit of "Loving Frank" and "The Paris Wife, " acclaimed novelist Melanie Benjamin pulls back the curtain on the marriage of one of America's most extraordinary couples: Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. "The history is] exhilarating. . . . "The Aviator's Wife" soars."--"USA Today" "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER When Anne Morrow, a shy college senior with hidden literary aspirations, travels to Mexico City to spend Christmas with her family, she meets Colonel Charles Lindbergh, fresh off his celebrated 1927 solo flight across the Atlantic. Enthralled by Charles's a... View more info

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Alice I Have Been

By: Benjamin, Melanie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780385344142

ISBN: 0385344147

Condition: USED


Part love story, part literary mystery, Melanie Benjamin's spellbinding historical novel leads readers on an unforgettable journey down the rabbit hole, to tell the story of a woman whose own life became the stuff of legend. Her name is Alice Liddell Hargreaves, but to the world she'll always be known simply as "Alice," the girl who followed the White Rabbit into a wonderland of Mad Hatters, Queens of Hearts, and Cheshire Cats. Now, nearing her eighty-first birthday, she looks back on a life of intense passion, great privilege, and greater tragedy. First as a young woman, then as a wife, mothe... View more info

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Portrait of an Unknown Woman

By: Bennett, Vanora

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 8/30/2010

Seller ID: 9780061252563

ISBN: 0061252565

Condition: USED


In the year 1527, the great portraitist Hans Holbein, fleeing the Protestant Reformation, comes to England under commission to Sir Thomas More. Over the course of the next six years, Holbein paints two nearly identical portraits of the More family, his dear and loyal friends. But closer examination of the second painting reveals several mysteries. . . .Set against the turmoil and tragedy of Henry VIII's court, Portrait of an Unknown Woman vividly evokes sixteenth-century England on the verge of enormous change--as viewed through the eyes of Meg Giggs, More's intelligent, tenderhearted, h... View more info

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Darcy & Elizabeth

By: Berdoll, Linda

Price: $5.00

Publisher: SOURCEBOOK TRADE: 6/11/2015

Seller ID: 9781402205637

ISBN: 1402205635

Condition: USED


Mr. and Mrs. Darcy have an exceedingly passionate marriage in this continuing saga of one of the most exciting, intriguing couples in the Jane Austen Literature. As the Darcy's raise their babies, enjoy their conjugal felicity and manage the great estate of Pemberley, the beloved characters from Jane Austen's original are joined by Linda Berdoll's imaginative new creations for a compelling, sexy and epic story guaranteed to keep you turning the pages and gasping with delight. What people are saying about Mr. Darcy Takes A Wife, the bestselling Pride and Prejudice sequel. "A breezy,... View more info

Postmistress

By: Blake, Sarah

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780425244173

ISBN: 0425244172

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Postmistress

By: Blake, Susan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BERKLEY PUB GROUP: 11/10/2014

Seller ID: 9780425238691

ISBN: 0425238695

Condition: USED


The "New York Times" bestseller- "A beautifully written, thought-provoking novel." -#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Kathryn Stockett. In 1940, Iris James is the postmistress in coastal Franklin, Massachusetts. Iris knows more about the townspeople than she will ever say, and believes her job is to deliver secrets. Yet one day she does the unthinkable: slips a letter into her pocket, reads it, and doesn't deliver it. Meanwhile, Frankie Bard broadcasts from overseas with Edward R. Murrow. Her dispatches beg listeners to pay heed as the Nazis bomb London nightly. Most of the town... View more info

White Houses

By: Bloom, Amy

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780812985696

ISBN: 0812985699

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Those Who Save Us

By: Blum, Jenna

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARVEST BOOKS: 2/26/2016

Seller ID: 9780156031660

ISBN: 0156031663

Condition: USED


For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter, Trudy, was only three when she and her mother were liberated by an American soldier and went to live with him in Minnesota. Trudy's sole evidence of the past is an old photograph: a family portrait showing Anna, Trudy, and a Nazi officer, the Obersturmfuhrer of Buchenwald. Driven by the guilt of her heritage, Trudy, now a professor of German history, begins investigating the past and finally unearths the dramatic and heartbreaking truth of her mother's life. Combining a pass... View more info

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Waiting for Sunrise

By: Boyd, William

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 4/24/2013

Seller ID: 9780061876776

ISBN: 0061876771

Condition: USED


Vienna, 1913. Lysander Rief, a young English actor in town seeking psychotherapy, is caught up in a feverish affair with a beautiful, enigmatic woman--until she goes to the police to press charges of rape. Only a frenzied getaway plotted by two mysterious British diplomats saves him from trial. But after Lysander returns to a London on the cusp of war, the traumatic ordeal haunts him at every turn. The men who coordinated his escape recruit him to carry out a brutal murder. His lover shows up at a party, ready to resume their liaison. Suddenly plunged into the dangerous theater of wartime i... View more info

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Cavendon Luck: A Novel (Cavendon Hall)

By: Bradford, BArabara Taylor

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781250091277

ISBN: 1250091276

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Emma's Secret

By: Bradford, Barbara

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9780312307028

ISBN: 0312307020

Condition: USED


"The legendary Emma Harte, heroine of "A Woman of Substance," returns in "Emma's Secret," a novel that showcases the storytelling power of Barbara Taylor Bradford." Paula O'Neill, beloved granddaughter of Emma Harte and the guardian of her vast business empire, believes that everything Emma left to the family is secure. However, beneath the surface, sibling rivalry and discontent flare. Linnet and Tessa, her daughters, are as different as two women can be. One of them wants desperately for the empire to be hers but has a devastating secret that may put her very life in danger. Into thi... View more info

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Cavendon Women

By: Bradford, Barbara Taylor

Price: $4.00

Publisher: ST MARTINS PR INC:

Seller ID: 9781250032386

ISBN: 1250032385

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Aftermath

By: Brook, Rhidian

Price: $6.50

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780307948571

ISBN: 0307948579

Condition: USED


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Secret Chord

By: Brooks, Geraldine

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780143109761

ISBN: 0143109766

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Locksmith's Daughter

By: Brooks, Karen

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 9780062686572

ISBN: 0062686577

Condition: USED


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Houseguest: A Novel

By: Brooks, Kim

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9781619026056

ISBN: 1619026058

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Cinnamon and Gunpowder: A Novel

By: Brown, Eli

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PICADOR:

Seller ID: 9781250050182

ISBN: 1250050189

Condition: USED


A gripping adventure, a seaborne romance, and a twist on the tale of Scheherazade--with the best food ever served aboard a pirate's ship The year is 1819, and the renowned chef Owen Wedgwood has been kidnapped by the ruthless pirate Mad Hannah Mabbot. He will be spared, she tells him, as long as he puts exquisite food in front of her every Sunday without fail. To appease the red-haired captain, Wedgwood gets cracking with the meager supplies on board. His first triumph at sea is actual bread, made from a sourdough starter that he leavens in a tin under his shirt throughout a roar... View more info

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His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae (Man Booke

By: Burnet, Graeme Macrae

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781628728309

ISBN: 1628728302

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