Flavio Callido granted himself a day of rest in his father's villa, who was important during the dictatorship of Sila. The night before, Cecilia, the second wife of Lucio Calpurnio Bestia, dies. The guests believe that it’s a death from natural causes, but Flavio Callido discovers what killed the wo..
A novel set in ancient Rome, starring an unforgettable detective. Spring of the year 61 BC. A series of crimes disturbs the daily life of Rome, a chaotic city full of conflicts. The senator Cayo Rabirio and the freedman were found dead, both mutilated and violently stabbed in the heart. / Una novel..
2000: The wreckage of a downed WWII fighter plane is discovered near Russia's Ukrainian border. The aircraft belonged to Natalya Azarova, ace pilot and pin-up girl for Soviet propaganda. Her fate is unknown. Was she a German spy who faked her own death, as the Kremlin claims? Her lover, Valentin Orl..
With Lead in the Wings recreates one of the greatest love stories of the Civil War: the one led by the American pilot Harold E. Dahl, who was hired as a mercenary by the Republic, and vaudeville singer Edith Rogers, with whom he had just married weeks before arriving in Spain. / Con plomo en las al..
In 1946 during the Inter-Alliance Games of Berlin, the World laughed when they saw the clumsy looking man on the poster for Czechoslovakia. But as he accelerated during the 5000 metre race and crossed the finish line alone, the spectators exploded into cheers. Émil Zapotek seemed invincible after tw..
During the Inter-Alliance Games of Berlin, the World laughed when they saw Émil Zapotek. But after two Olympic Games he seemed invincible, not even the Czechoslovakian regime could stop him. Émil runs against decadence, and he smiles, even in the Uranium mines where he was banished to for supporting..
José Antonio Fortea has managed to turn history. He created a historical fiction that Egyptologists will hate because they believe that Moses did not exist, and it adulterates their pharaonic and magical Egypt. In this novel you will learn about the plagues of the God of Israel from the court of Pha..
Yusuf Albartugui lives near Tetouan when a cousin encourages him to enlist in Franco's troops, with the promise that those who fight to rescue Spain will be given good wages and land. When he goes into battle, he realizes he will not earn the money he was promised and that this war is rich against p..
Demelza Carne, an impoverished miner's daughter Ross Poldark rescued, now happily finds herself his wife. But the events of these turbulent years test their marriage and their love. Set against the stunning backdrop of eighteenth century Cornwall, this is one of the greatest love stories of all time..
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Continues… Seven years after the death of Edward Hyde, a stylish gentleman shows up in foggy London claiming to be Dr Henry Jekyll. Only Mr Utterson, Jekyll’s faithful lawyer and confidant, knows that he must be an impostor – because Jekyll was Hyde. / El..
Tabucchi portrays the evolution of Italy through a convulsive century. In these pages appear a rural Italy with small provincial towns, the arrival of electricity and the first cars, two wars, two twin sisters loved by a bourgeois. / Tabucchi retrata la evolución de Italia a lo largo de un siglo co..
A sprawling tome that combines fact with fiction and covers 900 years in the history of New Forest, a 100,000-acre woodland in southern England... Rutherfurd sketches the histories of six fictional families, ranging from aristocrats to peasants, who have lived in the forest for generations... / Ha..