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  • The Ripping Tree

    by Nikki Gemmell ...
    An illustrious family. A beautiful home. A shipwrecked young woman left on its doorstep.D******on't think they're going to save her.A new novel from international bestselling author, Nikki Gemmell.Early 1800s. Thomasina Trelora is on her way to the colonies. Her fate: to be married to a clergyman she's never met. As the Australian coastline comes into view a storm wrecks the ship and leaves her ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Heart Of The Country

    series Flinders Ranges Series #1
    Heart of the Country is the first book in an epic historical saga of three Australian families. Spanning several generations, this epic tells the story of the Baker, Smith and Wiltshire families forging their paths in a land both beautiful and unforgiving.Heart of the Country is the first book in an epic historical saga of three Australian families. Spanning several generations, this epic tells ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD $1.99 AUD

  • The Gracelin O'Malley Trilogy

    Gracelin O'Malley, Leaving Ireland, and 'Til Morning Light

    by Ann Moore ...
    series The Gracelin O'Malley Trilogy
    This “elegantly written” trilogy follows an unforgettable Irish heroine from the potato famine through immigrating to America (Eileen Goudge).“An epic saga that sweeps you into the life of a remarkable woman,” Ann Moore’s trilogy of breathtaking historical novels covers Gracelin O’Malley’s life from the 1845 Famine and the Young Ireland movement to the mass emigration to America, culminating in ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Her Last Flight

    Don’t miss Beatriz Williams’s latest, spellbinding novel – about a daring female pilot and a love story that would last a lifetime…Hawaii, 1947Journalist Janey Everett arrives at a remote village on the island of Kauai, determined to solve one of the world’s greatest unsolved mysteries.Ten years earlier, renowned pilot Sam Mallory left to fight in the Spanish Civil War. He never returned.Now Janey ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD $3.99 AUD

  • Sisters of Freedom

    'Rich, transportive historical fiction with empowering, female characters ... meticulously researched, thought-provoking and utterly compelling.' - Bette***r Reading***Sydney, Christmas, 1901. Federation has been achieved but Australian women are yet to gain the right to vote in their new nation's elections and have a say in the laws that govern them.Bolshy, boisterous Frankie Merriweather is a ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Crouchback (The Welsh Guard Mysteries)

    series The Welsh Guard Mysteries #1
    (Crouchback is a medieval word derived from cross-back and indicates participation in a Crusade)April 1284. As a newly widowed lady-in-waiting to the very pregnant Queen Eleanor of England, Catrin never expected to return to Wales again. She was definitely unprepared to be confronted with murder when she got there—or to find herself face-to-face with Rhys, the childhood friend she lost twenty ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • The New Kingdom

    Global bestselling author of River God, Wilbur Smith, returns with a brand-new Ancient Egyptian epic

    A brand-new Ancient Egyptian novel from the master of adventure fiction and global number 1 bestselling author, Wilbur Smith.In the heart of EgyptUnder the watchful eye of the godsA new power is risingIn the city of Lahun, Hui lives an enchanted life. The favoured son of a doting father, and ruler-in-waiting of the great city, his fate is set. But behind the beautiful façades a sinister evil i... ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

    The entrancing story of a reclusive Hollywood starlet as she reflects on her relentless rise to the top and the long-held secrets the public could never imagine – from the bestselling author of Daisy Jones & The Six.Reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Khaki Town

    by Judy Nunn ...
    Khaki Town, Judy Nunn’s latest no.1 bestseller, is inspired by a true wartime story that has remained a well-kept secret for over seventy years.It seems to have happened overnight, Val thought . How extraordinary. We’ve become a khaki town.It’s March 1942. Singapore has fallen. Darwin has been bombed. Australia is on the brink of being invaded by the Imperial Japanese Forces. And Val Callahan, ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Jewel In The North

    series Flinders Ranges Series #3
    From bestselling author Tricia Stringer, comes this compelling stand-alone historical saga, which can also be read as the final book in the Flinders Ranges series. (Heart of the Country 2014, Dust on the Horizon 2015)A longstanding feud of land and love, a family torn apart and a quest for the ultimate prize…Jewel in the North: A longstanding feud of land and love, a family torn apart and a quest ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD $2.99 AUD

  • Hidden in Plain Sight: William Warwick Book 2

    series William Warwick #2
    Hidden in Plain Sight is the second brilliant and captivating novel featuring William Warwick by the master storyteller and bestselling author of the Clifton Chronicles, Jeffrey Archer.Do you want the good news or the bad?William Warwick has been promoted to Detective Sergeant but his promotion has meant reassignment, along with the rest of his team, to the Drugs Squad in Southwark, where they are ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Dictionary of Lost Words

    by Pip Williams ...
    "In 1901, the word bondmaid was discovered missing from the Oxford English Dictionary. This is the story of the girl who stole it. Motherless and irrepressibly curious, Esme spends her childhood in the Scriptorium, a garden shed in Oxford where her father and a team of lexicographers are gathering words for the very first Oxford English Dictionary. Esme’s place is beneath the sorting table, unseen ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Last Bookshop in London

    Inspired by the true World War II history of the few bookshops to survive the Blitz, The Last Bookshop in London is a timeless story of wartime loss, love and the enduring power of literature.August 1939: London is dismal under the weight of impending war with Germany as Hitler’s forces continue to sweep across Europe. Into this uncertain maelstrom steps Grace Bennett, young and ready for a fresh ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD $2.99 AUD

  • Harlem Shuffle

    from the author of The Underground Railroad

    FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD (Now a major Amazon Prime TV show)*'*Ray Carney was only slightly bent when it came to being crooked...'To his customers and neighbors on 125th street, Carney is an upstanding salesman of reasonably-priced furniture, making a life for himself and his family. He and his wife Elizabeth are expecting their second child, and if her parents on Striver's Row ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Meaning of Love

    series Lady Osbaldestone's Christmas Chronicles
    #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens explores the strength of a fated love, one that was left in abeyance when the protagonists were too young, but that roars back to life when, as adults, they meet again.A lady ready and waiting to be deemed on the shelf has her transition into spinsterhood disrupted when the nobleman she’d once thought she loved returns to London and fate and ... Read more

    $9.97 AUD

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  • Anne Boleyn

    A Novel

    From the bestselling author of Elizabeth: The love story of Henry Tudor and his queen, the mother of one of Britain’s greatest monarchs.On a lovely midsummer afternoon, Henry Tudor rides to Hever Castle. There, he feasts his eyes on Anne Boleyn, who caught his roving attention at court a few months earlier. Anne is in no mood to receive her king. He has torn from her the one man she loved: Harry ... Read more

    $10.88 AUD $1.99 AUD

  • Still Life

    by Sarah Winman ...
    THE INSTANT SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER AND BBC RADIO 4 BOOK AT BEDTIME PICK‘Sheer joy' Graham Norton, author of Home Stretch‘Utterly beautiful … filled with hope’ Joanna Cannon, author of Three Things About Elsie‘A bear-hug of a book’ Rachel Joyce, author of Miss Benson’s BeetleFrom the author of When God was a Rabbit and Tin Man, <e... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Duke and the Lady

    by Jessie Clever ...
    series The Unwanted Dukes #2
    Lady Louisa Darby blames herself for her mother’s death when the Darby sisters were still so young and has dedicated her life to ensuring her sisters’ happiness. So when she’s lured into a compromising situation that will endanger her youngest sister’s chance at a happy marriage, Louisa will do whatever is necessary to protect her family’s reputation and save her sister’s chance at the future she ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • The Shut-Away Sisters

    A gripping and utterly heartbreaking historical novel

    Two ordinary sisters. A long and brutal war. A heroic sacrifice… London, 1915. As German bombs rain down on the East End of London and hungry children queue for rations in the blistering cold, fifteen-year-old Florrie is forced to grow up fast. With her father fighting in the muddy trenches, Florrie turns to her older sister Edith for comfort. But the war has changed Edith. She has grown quiet, ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Dark Days for the Tobacco Girls

    A gritty heartbreaking saga from Lizzie Lane for 2021

    by Lizzie Lane ...
    Nothing will stop the Tobacco Girls not even war...BRISTOL 1940.The Tobacco Girls cling together as they realise that the clouds of war are turning dark, the world is becoming more dangerous and their lives more unpredictable.Bridget Milligan’s big, happy family fragments when her siblings are evacuated to North Devon, then a letter from America further fills her with dismay.Maisie Miles' safe ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • The Good Wife of Bath

    A (Mostly) True Story

    by Karen Brooks ...
    In the middle ages, a poet told a story that mocked a strong woman. It became a literary classic. But what if the woman in question had a chance to tell her own version? Who would you believe?'Brooks' mischievous retelling [of Chaucer's The Wife of Bath] dials up the feminist themes - and the fun - to 11.' The Canberra TimesEngland, The Year of Our Lord, 1364When married off aged 12 to an elderly ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD $3.99 AUD

  • Great Circle

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2021

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2021'A gripping historical adventure that feels sharp, fresh and modern' STYLIST'An amazing literary feat' CURTIS SITTENFELD'A masterpiece' NIGELLA LAWSONA soaring, breathtakingly ambitious novel that weaves together the astonishing lives of a 1950s vanished female aviator and the modern-day Hollywood actress who plays her on screen. For fans o... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Woman at the Gates

    Epic, heart-wrenching and gripping World War 2 historical fiction

    1944, Germany. Gazing through the barbed wire, Antonia makes a vow: she will not let her family die in this camp. She will find a way for them to escape, even if it costs her own life. The Nazis have taken everything from her, but they can never take away her courage… Would you go into a prison camp if there was a chance to save your family? When resistance fighter Antonia’s beloved sister and ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • The Pearl Sister: The Seven Sisters Book 4

    by Lucinda Riley ...
    series The Seven Sisters #4
    The Pearl Sister is the fourth book in the number one international bestselling Seven Sisters series by Lucinda Riley.After her beloved sister, Star, breaks free of their close relationship, CeCe is bereft and feels totally abandoned.Struggling to cope alone, she decides that she too must try to move on and endeavour to find her own life outside the sibling bubble that has formed her entire world ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD