1829 Results
1829 Results
Hamnet & Judith —O'Farrell, Maggie, 1972- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 28 items

"A thrilling departure: a short, piercing, deeply moving novel about the death of Shakespeare's 11 year old son Hamnet--a name interchangeable with Hamlet in 15th century Britain--and the years leading up to the producti...

Daisy Jones & the Six : a novel —Reid, Taylor Jenkins, author.
Book
2019
14 available of 40 items

"A gripping novel about the whirlwind rise of a world-famous 1970s rock group and their beautiful lead singer -- and the secret reasons behind their dramatic break up. Daisy Jones is a beautiful, broken girl growing up i...

The invention of wings —Kidd, Sue Monk.
Book
2014
43 available of 56 items

"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be h...

The queen's secret : a novel of England's World War II queen —Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.
Book
2020
1 available of 14 items

In this novel of royal secrets and intrigue set during World War II, Karen Harper lifts the veil on one of the worlds most fascinating families, and how its secret weapon of a matriarch maneuvered her way through one of ...

Code name Hélène : a novel —Lawhon, Ariel, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 17 items

"A novel based on the real life story of socialite spy Nancy Wake, about the astonishing woman who killed a Nazi with her bare hands and went on to become one of the most decorated women in WWII"-- Provided by publisher....

The Paris orphan —Lester, Natasha, 1973- author.
Book
2019
19 available of 31 items

Manhattan, Paris, 1942: When Jessica May's successful modelling career is abruptly cut short, she is assigned to the war in Europe as a photojournalist for Vogue. But when she arrives the army men make her life as diffic...

Lampedusa : a novel —Price, Steven, 1976- author.
Book
2019
27 available of 36 items

In sun-drenched Sicily, among the decadent Italian aristocracy of the late 1950s, Giuseppe Tomasi, the last prince of Lampedusa, struggles to complete a novel that will be his lasting legacy. With a firm devotion to the ...

Fast girls : a novel of the 1936 Women's Olympic team —Hooper, Elise, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 14 items

In 'Fast Girls', Elise Hooper explores the gripping, real life history of the female athletes of the first integrated womens Olympic team, and their journey to the 1936 summer games in Berlin, Nazi Germany. From the auth...

Mrs. Lincoln's sisters —Chiaverini, Jennifer, author.
Book
2020
22 available of 31 items

In 1875, Elizabeth Todd Edwards is shocked to learn her estranged sister, Mary Todd Lincoln, has tried to take her own life. This event causes Elizabeth to look back on her fraught relationship with her famous sister.

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Book
2017
8 available of 19 items

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite. It is the spring of 1939, and three generati...

Sword of kings —Cornwell, Bernard, author.
Book
2019
30 available of 47 items

Uhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word. An oath bound him to King Alfred. An oath bound him to Ǽthelflaed. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. For Uhtred has swor...

Becoming Mrs. Lewis : a novel : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis —Henry, Patti Callahan, author.
Book
2018
13 available of 19 items

"The love story of C.S. Lewis and his wife, Helen Joy Davidman Gresham, was improbable--and seemingly impossible. Their Eros-story led to some of Lewis's greatest works, yet Joy is most commonly known for how she died. B...

The Quintland sisters : a novel —Wood, Shelley, 1971- author.
Book
2019
35 available of 42 items

Reluctant midwife Emma Trimpany is just 17 when she assists at the harrowing birth of the Dionne quintuplets: five tiny miracles born to French farmers in hardscrabble Northern Ontario in 1934. Emma cares for them throug...

The lady of the rivers —Gregory, Philippa.
Book
2011
25 available of 31 items

When the death of Joan of Arc shows her the dangers faced by strong women, Jacquetta, a psychic descendant of a river goddess, studies alchemy and becomes the secret wife of Richard Woodville before returning to the cour...

The engineer's wife —Wood, Tracey Enerson, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 13 items

"When Emily Warren Roebling marries Captain Washington 'Wash' Roebling-the handsome, charming soldier of her dreams, and her brother's dear friend and aide during the Civil War-a lifetime of family fun and happiness seem...

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Large Print
2017
0 available of 5 items

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite.

Katheryn Howard, the scandalous queen : a novel —Weir, Alison, 1951- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 13 items

"Bestselling author and acclaimed historian Alison Weir tells the tragic story of Henry VIII's fifth wife, a nineteen-year-old beauty with a hidden past, in this fifth novel in the sweeping Six Tudor Queens series. In th...

Burial rites : a novel —Kent, Hannah, 1985- author.
Book
2014
27 available of 31 items

Set against Iceland's stark landscape, Hannah Kent brings to vivid life the story of Agnes, who, charged with the brutal murder of her former master, is sent to an isolated farm to await execution. Horrified at the prosp...

Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear —Mattick, Lindsay.
Book
2015
36 available of 45 items

During World War I, Captain Harry Colebourn, a Canadian veterinarian rescued a bear cub on his way to Europe and took her to the war.

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