Showing results in Historical fiction

64,864 items
Sort & refine results
  • A
    A Trail of Fire (English, Paperback) Diana Gabaldon

    Four extraordinary stories featuring characters from the bestselling Outlander series.

    Currently Unavailable More details
  • Ross
    Ross Poldark (Hardback) Winston Graham

    Returning home from grim experiences in the American Revolutionary War, Ross Poldark is reunited with his beloved Cornwall and family. But the joyful homecoming he had anticipated turns sour; his father is dead, his estate derelict, and the girl he loves has become engaged to his cousin. However, his sympathy for the destitute miners and farmers of the district leads him to rescue a half-starved...

    More details
  • Demelza"/
    Demelza (Hardback) Winston Graham

    Demelza Carne, the impoverished miner's daughter rescued from a fairground rabble, is now Ross Poldark's wife. But events are set to test their marriage and their love ...Demelza's efforts to adapt to the ways of the gentry - and of her husband - bring her confusion and heartache, despite her joy at the birth of their first child. Meanwhile, Ross begins a bitter struggle for the rights of the...

    More details
  • Wonders
    Wonders Will Never Cease (Paperback) Robert Irwin

    First novel from Robert Irwin, who has established a world-wide reputation for his books on Arab Culture. Set in 1461 and in one of the bloodiest battle fought on English soil, between the houses of York and Lancaster.

    More details
  • Altar
    Altar of Blood (Paperback) Anthony Riches

    The ninth novel in the thrilling Empire sequence leads Centurion Marcus Aquila and the Tungrians to the site of one of Rome's most disastrous defeats.

    More details
  • Lincoln
    Lincoln in the Bardo (English, CD-Audio) George Saunders

    In his long-awaited first novel, American master George Saunders delivers his most original, transcendent, and moving work yet. Unfolding in a graveyard over the course of a single night, narrated by a dazzling chorus of voices, Lincoln in the Bardo is a literary experience unlike any other—for no one but Saunders could conceive it.February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The...

    $25.14 $35.00
    More details
  • No
    No Place for a Lady (Paperback) Gill Paul

    Praise for Gill Paul: 'A cleverly crafted novel and an enthralling story... A triumph.' DINAH JEFFERIES 'Gripping, romantic and evocative of its time.' LULU TAYLOR A sweeping wartime drama that will take your breath away.

    More details
  • God
    God of Vengeance (English, Paperback) Giles Kristian

    Norway 785 AD. It began with the betrayal of a lord by a king... King Gorm puts Jarl Harald's family to the sword, but makes one fatal mistake - he fails to kill Harald's youngest son, Sigurd. His kin slain, his village seized and its people taken as slaves, Sigurd wonders if the gods have forsaken him.

    More details
  • Lilac Girls (Paperback) Martha Hall Kelly $19.89
    More details
  • Thunder
    Thunder of the Gods (Paperback) Anthony Riches

    The eighth book in the Empire sequence takes Centurion Marcus Aquila and his Tungrian legion on a dangerous mission to the heart of the Parthian empire.

    $10.35 $11.59
    More details
  • The
    The Silk Merchant's Daughter (Paperback) Dinah Jefferies

    1952, French Indochina. Since her mother's death, eighteen-year-old half-French, half-Vietnamese Nicole has been living in the shadow of her beautiful older sister, Sylvie. When Sylvie is handed control of the family silk business, Nicole is given an abandoned silk shop in the Vietnamese quarter of Hanoi. But who can she trust?

    More details
  • Death's Bright Angel (Paperback) J. D. Davies

    In September 1666, one word was on everyone's lips. Fire. But not all attention was on the blaze that destroyed London. Three weeks before, British ships obliterated the Dutch town of Westerschelling and set 150 merchant vessels ablaze. In an atmosphere thick with rumour, many thought the Great Fire of London was caused by Britain's enemies, perhaps in revenge for Westerschelling. Perhaps they...

    More details
  • Written
    Written in My Own Heart's Blood (English, Paperback) Diana Gabaldon

    NO. 1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLERIn her now classic novel Outlander, Diana Gabaldon told the story of Claire Randall, an English ex-combat nurse who walks through a stone circle in the Scottish Highlands in 1946, and disappears . . . into 1743. The story unfolded from there in seven bestselling novels, and CNN has called it “a grand adventure written on a canvas that probes the heart, weighs the...

    More details
  • The
    The Tower of Swallows (English, Paperback) Andrzej Sapkowski

    The Witcher returns in this action-packed sequel to Baptism of Fire, in theNew York Times bestselling series that inspired The Witcher video games.

    More details
  • The
    The Hawk and the Dove (English, Paperback) Penelope Wilcock

    The first volume in a series set in the 14th Century and centred around the fictional Benedictine monastery of St Alcuin's, in Yorkshire.

    $12.44 $13.99
    More details
  • The
    The North Water (Paperback) Ian McGuire

    A 19th-century whaling ship sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard in this dark, sharp and highly original novel, longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2016

    More details
  • The
    The Shores of Tripoli (English, Hardback) James L. Haley

    The first novel in a brilliant new series by award-winning historian James L. Haley, featuring young midshipman Bliven Putnam as he begins his naval service aboard the U.S.S.Enterprise.It is 1801 and President Thomas Jefferson has assembled a deep-water navy to fight the growing threat of piracy, as American civilians are regularly kidnapped by Islamist brigands and held for ransom, enslaved, or...

    $23.84 $28.00
    More details
  • The
    The North Water (Hardback) Ian McGuire

    A 19th-century whaling ship sets sail for the Arctic with a killer aboard in this dark, sharp and highly original tale that grips like a thriller

    4 stars

    Currently Unavailable More details
  • A
    A Conjuring of Light (English, Hardback) V E Schwab

    Londons fall and kingdoms rise while darkness sweeps the Maresh Empire, and the fraught balance of magic blossoms into dangerous territory while heroes struggle. The direct sequel to A Gathering of Shadows, and the final book in the Shades of Magic epic fantasy series, A Conjuring of Light sees the newly minted New York Times bestselling author V. E. Schwab reach a thrilling conclusion...

    $22.92 $25.99
    More details