1926. Anna Darton is on the run from a terrible crime she was forced into committing. Alone and scared in London, salvation comes in the form of Nancy, a sassy American dancer at notorious nightclub The Zip. Re-inventing herself as Vita Casey, Anna joins the club and is thrown into a hedonistic worl..
Sunday Times bestselling author Wendy Holden brings to life the unknown childhood years of one of the world’s most famous figures, Queen Elizabeth II, and reveals the spirited young governess who made her the icon we love today.“This captivating page-turner whisks readers back in time to ..
Sometimes the ties that bind are the most dangerous of all ... Paris, 1899. Emma Lacasse has been estranged from her older sister for nearly 20 years, since Caroline married a wealthy American and left France. So when Emma receives a request from Caroline to meet her, she is intrigued. Caroline inv..
From Susan Vreeland, bestselling author of such acclaimed novels as Girl in Hyacinth Blue, Luncheon of the Boating Party, and Clara and Mr. Tiffany, comes a richly imagined story of a woman's awakening in the south of Vichy, France to the power of art, to the beauty of provincial life, and to love i..
What does the discovery of Velázquez's grave have to do with the family treasure of an Israeli diplomat? A Sephardic key and a promise throughout history by the family of Rabbi Samuel Ha Levi. The key to the synagogue of Toledo will be the heavy burden of the Samuel family. / ¿Qué tiene que ver el ..
Homer is a teenager, the only child of a wealthy family in Barcelona, who is left during the Spanish Civil War. His life turns into a struggle for survival, loneliness, and self-discovery. While he does the impossible to track down his father, the farmer who saved his life is always present in his m..
February 1874. In the besieged city of Bilbao are Javier Garay, a photographer of erotic postcards, and Inés Otaola, who is forced to act as a model for Javier. Javier's aspirations are to act as a war reporter for the most important newspapers in the country and achieve the success he has always wa..
A fictionalized narrative about the creation of the State of Lebanon that runs between 1909 and 1935 through the vision of an Oxford English professor who seeks to reach the East to better understand that world. An intense, well-documented, deep and committed novel...
Bart van Es left Holland for England many years ago, but one story from his Dutch childhood never left him. It was a mystery of sorts: A young Jewish girl named Lientje had been taken in during the war by relatives and hidden from the Nazis, handed over by her parents, who understood the danger they..
From the acclaimed author of Wolf Winter comes a new historical crime novel with all the intrigue and atmosphere of Burial Rites. Taking place a hundred years after the shocking events of Wolf Winter, In the Month of the Midnight Sun is set in high summer, under the searing light of a sun that never..
The life of Neus Català in an ambitious novel of memories masterfully built by Carme Martí. A childhood in a small town; an interrupted youth by the Civil War and finally, the escape by foot along the border to reach the south of France; the resistance and the first great love. Prison. / El amor, l..
In the summer of 1936, the ship that carried the great writer Stefan Zweig to America stopped over at the port of Vigo. With the dramatic echoes of the Civil War resounding in the Galician atmosphere, the writer walked through the streets and stopped in front of the window of a small bookstore and m..