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The Black Velvet Gown [used book]

By: Catherine Cookson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Corgi: 1985

Seller ID: 0552124737

ISBN: 0552124737

Condition: Good


There would be times when Riah Millican came to regret that her husband had learned to read and write, and then shared his knowledge with her and their children. For this was Durham in the 1830's, when employers tended to regard the spread of education with suspicion. But now Seth Millican was dead and she was a widow with the need to find a home and a living for herself and her children. The chance of becoming a housekeeper didn't work out, but it led to Moor House and a scholarly recluse obsessed with that very book learning that could open so many doors and yet create so many problems; e... View more info

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The Wyndham Legacy #1 Legacy Trilogy

By: Catherine Coulter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Jove: 1994

Seller ID: 001758

ISBN: 0515114499

Condition: New


From a New York Times bestselling author comes the first book in a spell-binding trilogy of the Regency period. As a child, Marcus didn't suspect that his half-cousin, Josephina, would one day reign sovereign over his future. As heirs of the Earl of Chase, the two receive a double-edged inheritance--and a legacy that will bind their fates, for better and worse. View more info

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The Nightingale Legacy #2 Legacy Trilogy

By: Catherine Coulter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Jove: 1995

Seller ID: 002755

ISBN: 0515116246

Condition: New


A delicious tale of mystery, an incredible ancient legacy, and romance, set against the northern shore of Cornwall during England's Regency period.In "The Nightingale Legacy, " Caroline Derwent-Jones is on the eve of her nineteenth birthday. She's chomping at the bit to get out from under the control of her smarmy guardian, the frighteningly obsessive Mr. Ffalkes. But Ffalkes has other plans for Caroline. She manages to escape him, only to find herself in the fascinating company of Frederic North Nightingale, Lord Chilton. As tragedy and mystery thicken the air, Caroline is drawn more and more... View more info

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One Blue Moon #2 Pontypridd [used book]

By: Catrin Collier

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2006

Seller ID: 001100

ISBN: 1407216953

Condition: Good


A sequel to "Hearts of Gold", set in a small Welsh community in the 1930s. Maud Powell and her cousin Diana had always dreamed of becoming nurses, but their hopes are shattered when Maud contracts TB - a death sentence in 1930s' Pontypridd. With pits closing, Haydn abandoning a steady job for a stage career, and their cousin Diana's secret burden, the Powell family are facing hard times. Meanwhile Ronnie Ronconi, eldest of the large, cafe-owning family, has two simple beliefs: his sisters must marry good Italian Catholics, and determination and hard work will get him anything he wants. B... View more info

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Swansea Summer #2 Swansea Girls [used book]

By: Catrin Collier

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Orion Books: 2002

Seller ID: 001818

ISBN: 1407214993

Condition: Good


In the Swansea of the fifties, there is only one thing for a boy to do when he gets a girl 'into trouble' and that is to marry her - and quickly. Blighted by an unhappy childhood, passionately in love for the first time in his life, Jack can't wait to do the right thing. A happy family of his own is all he ever wanted but not even in his wildest dreams did he envisage a wife like Helen. Beautiful, intelligent and loving, Helen is headstrong enough to defy her family and convention for Jack and, when her father gives them his blessing, their future beckons assured and glittering - until traged... View more info

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When We Were Gods : A Novel of Cleopatra [used book]

By: Colin Falconer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Bantam: 2001

Seller ID: 1863253254

ISBN: 1863253254

Condition: Good


Arrestingly beautiful and fiercely intelligent, Cleopatra VII of Egypt was barely more than a teenager when she inherited the richest empire in the world. Imperilled at every turn by court conspiracies and Roman treachery, Cleopatra brazenly sought a partnership with the only man who could secure Egypt's safety- Julius Caesar, a wily politician and battle-hardened general with a weakness for women. The result was a passionate love affair that scandalised Rome and thrust Cleopatra into the glittering but deadly world of imperial intrigue and warfare aa world that she mesmerised and manipulated ... View more info

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The First Man in Rome #1 Masters of Rome [used book]

By: Colleen McCullough

Price: $7.00

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 1991

Seller ID: 0099792303

ISBN: 0099792303

Condition: Good


In Rome, 110BC, upstart military genius Gaius Marius marries the daughter of aristocrat Gaius Julius. Three years later her wayward sister marries the attractive, ambitious but unsuitable Lucius Cornelius Sulla. This book unfolds a tale of intrigue and ambition interwoven with passion. View more info

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Caesar #5 Masters of Rome [used book]

By: Colleen McCullough

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Century: 1998

Seller ID: 0712638520

ISBN: 0712638520

Condition: Good


It is 54 B.C. Gaius Julius Caesar is sweeping through Gaul, crushing the fierce, long-haired warrior-kings who stand in his way. His victories in the name of Rome are epic, but the leaders of the Republic are not pleased - they are terrified. Where will the boundless ambition of Rome's most brilliant soldier stop? He must be destroyed before he can overthrow the government and install himself as Dictator. View more info

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The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet [used book]

By: Colleen McCullough

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 2009

Seller ID: 1460750861

ISBN: 1460750861

Condition: Good


Lizzy Bennet married Mr Darcy, Jane Bennet married Mr Bingley - but what became of the middle daughter, Mary? Discover what came next in the lives and loves of Jane Austen's much loved Bennet family in this Pride and Prejudice spin-off from an international bestselling author Readers of Pride and Prejudice will remember that there were five Bennet sisters. Now, twenty years on, Jane has a happy marriage and large family; Lizzy and Mr Darcy now have a formidable social reputation; Lydia has a reputation of quite another kind; Kitty is much in demand in London's parlours and ballrooms; but what ... View more info

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Wanderlust [used book]

By: Danielle Steel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: UK, Sphere Books: 1990

Seller ID: 003299

ISBN: 0722183070

Condition: Good


Wanderlust is the story of Audrey Driscoll. Orphaned young, Audrey has grown up caring for her eccentric millionaire grandfather and her demanding younger sister, Annabelle, who assume she will always be there for them. Sheltered yet restless, responsible beyond her years yet hungering for experience, Audrey is hopelessly bound until she herself makes the daring decision to leave. As the 1930s unfold, alone, camera in hand, she will shock friends and outrage family as she plunges headlong into the wider world. Crossing the Atlantic aboard the luxurious "Queen Mary," Audrey meets James and Viol... View more info

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Castle Dor [used book]

By: Daphne Du Maurier and Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Virago: 2004

Seller ID: 002574

ISBN: 1844080676

Condition: Good


Both a spellbinding love story and a superb evocation of Cornwall's mythic past, Castle Dor is a book with unique and fascinating origins. It began life as the unfinished last novel of Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, the celebrated 'Q', and was passed by his daughter to Daphne du Maurier, whose storytelling skills were perfectly suited to the task of completing the old master's tale.The result is this magical, compelling recreation of the legend of Tristan Iseult, transplanted in time to the Cornwall of the last century. A chance encounter between a Breton onion seller, Amyot Trestane, and the new... View more info

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An Echo In The Bone #7 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2010

Seller ID: 9780752883991

ISBN: 0752883992

Condition: New


The triumphant seventh novel in the bestselling phenomenon that is the Outlander series. In the wake of a devastating fire in the mountains of North Carolina, Highlander Jamie Fraser and his English wife, Claire, find themselves homeless and without family, in the midst of the gathering storm of revolution. And thanks to his time-travelling wife's information, he knows what the coming spring of 1778 will bring. But then Jamie's illegitimate son, William, arrives in North Carolina, a young officer in King George's army. Jamie has sworn two things to himself: his son will never know his true p... View more info

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The Outlandish Companion Volume 1

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Century: 2015

Edition: Revised and Updated

Seller ID: 9781780894935

ISBN: 1780894937

Condition: New


Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. In this beautifully illustrated compendium, Diana Gabaldon opens a door through the standing stones and offers a guided tour of what lies within. Including: * Full synopses of Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager and Drums of Autumn * A complete listing of the characters (fictional and historical) in the first four novels in the series, as well as family trees and genealogical notes * A comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage * The Gabaldon Theory of Time T... View more info

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The Outlandish Companion Volume 2

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Century: 2015

Edition: Revised and Updated

Seller ID: 9781780894959

ISBN: 1780894953

Condition: New


Diana Gabaldon has captivated millions of readers with her critically acclaimed Outlander novels. Now Gabaldon serves up The Outlandish Companion, Volume Two, an all-new guide to Books 5-8 in the series: A Fiery Cross, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, An Echo in the Bone, and Written in My Own Heart's Blood Written with Gabaldon's signature wit and intelligence, this compendium is bursting with generous commentary and juicy insider details, including: * A complete chronology of the series thus far; * Full synopses of A Fiery Cross, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, An Echo in the Bone, and Written... View more info

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A Breath of Snow and Ashes #6 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2015

Seller ID: 9781784751326

ISBN: 1784751324

Condition: New


THE SIXTH NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES. The long fuse of rebellion has already been lit. It's 1772, the Royal Colony of North Carolina, and the governor calls upon Jamie Fraser to unite the backcountry and preserve the colony for King and Crown. One minor problem: Jamie Fraser's wife, Claire, is a time-traveller, as are his daughter and son-in-law. And Jamie knows that three years hence, the shot heard round the world will be fired, and the end of it all will be independence - with those loyal to the King either dead or in exile. Beyond present danger, though, looms th... View more info

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Written in My Own Heart's Blood #8 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2015

Seller ID: 9780752884004

ISBN: 075288400X

Condition: New


The latest epic volume in the multimillion-copy bestselling Outlander series. It is June 1778, and the world seems to be turning upside-down. The British Army is withdrawing from Philadelphia, with George Washington in pursuit, and for the first time, it looks as if the rebels might actually win. But for Claire Fraser and her family, there are even more tumultuous revolutions that have to be accommodated. Her former husband, Jamie, has returned from the dead, demanding to know why in his absence she married his best friend, Lord John Grey. Lord John's son, the ninth Earl of Ellesmere, is... View more info

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The Fiery Cross #5 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2015

Seller ID: 9781784751333

ISBN: 1784751332

Condition: New


THE FIFTH NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES. 1771: the Colony of North Carolina stands in an uneasy balance, with the rich, colonial aristocracy on one side and the struggling pioneers of the backcountry on the other. Between them stands Jamie Fraser, a man of honour, a man of worth. Exiled from his beloved Scotland, he is at last possessed of the land he has longed for. By his side his extraordinary wife, Claire, a woman out of time and out of place, blessed with the uneasy gift of the knowledge of what is to come. In the past, that knowledge has brought both danger and deliveran... View more info

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Drums of Autumn #4 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2018

Edition: TV Tie-in Edition

Seller ID: 9781787462885

ISBN: 1787462889

Condition: New


THE FOURTH NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES - NEW A MAJOR TV SERIES How far will a woman travel to find a father, a lover a destiny? Across seas, across time - across the grave itself. It began in Scotland, at an ancient stone circle. Claire Randall was swept through time into the arms of James Fraser whose love for her became legend - a tale of tragic passion that ended with her return to the present to bear his child. Two decades later, Claire travelled back again to reunite with Jamie, this time in frontier America. But Claire had left someone behind in her own time - their d... View more info

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Drums of Autumn #4 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2015

Seller ID: 9781784751340

ISBN: 1784751340

Condition: New


THE FOURTH NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES. How far will a woman travel to find a father, a lover a destiny? Across seas, across time - across the grave itself. It began in Scotland, at an ancient stone circle. Claire Randall was swept through time into the arms of James Fraser whose love for her became legend - a tale of tragic passion that ended with her return to the present to bear his child. Two decades later, Claire travelled back again to reunite with Jamie, this time in frontier America. But Claire had left someone behind in her own time - their daughter Brianna. Now... View more info

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Voyager #3 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2017

Edition: TV Tie-in Edition

Seller ID: 9781787460553

ISBN: 178746055X

Condition: New


THE THIRD NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES - NOW A MAJOR TV SERIES. Jamie Fraser is lying on the battlefield of Culloden, where he rises wounded, to face execution or imprisonment. Either prospect pales beside the pain of loss - his wife is gone. Forever. But sometimes forever is shorter than one thinks. In 1746, Claire Fraser made a perilous journey through time, leaving her young husband to die at Culloden, in order to protect their unborn child. In 1968, Claire has just been struck through the heart, discovering that Jamie Fraser didn't die in battle. But where is Jamie ... View more info

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Voyager #3 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2015

Seller ID: 9781784751357

ISBN: 1784751359

Condition: New


THE THIRD NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES. Jamie Fraser is lying on the battlefield of Culloden, where he rises wounded, to face execution or imprisonment. Either prospect pales beside the pain of loss - his wife is gone. Forever. But sometimes forever is shorter than one thinks. In 1746, Claire Fraser made a perilous journey through time, leaving her young husband to die at Culloden, in order to protect their unborn child. In 1968, Claire has just been struck through the heart, discovering that Jamie Fraser didn't die in battle. But where is Jamie now? With the help of he... View more info

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Dragonfly in Amber #2 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2015

Seller ID: 9781784751364

ISBN: 1784751367

Condition: New


THE SECOND NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES - Now a major TV series. For twenty years Claire Randall has kept her secrets. But now she is returning with her grown daughter to the majesty of Scotland's mist-shrouded hills. Here Claire plans to reveal a truth as stunning as the events that gave it birth: about the mystery of an ancient circle of standing stones, about a love that transcends the boundaries of time, and about James Fraser, a warrior whose gallantry once drew the young Claire from the security of her century to the dangers of his. Now a legacy of blood and desire w... View more info

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Dragonfly in Amber #2 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2016

Edition: TV Tie-in Edition

Seller ID: 9781784750909

ISBN: 1784750905

Condition: New


THE SECOND NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES - now a major new TV series. For twenty years Claire Randall has kept her secrets. But now she is returning with her grown daughter to the majesty of Scotland's mist-shrouded hills. Here Claire plans to reveal a truth as stunning as the events that gave it birth: about the mystery of an ancient circle of standing stones, about a love that transcends the boundaries of time, and about James Fraser, a warrior whose gallantry once drew the young Claire from the security of her century to the dangers of his. Now a legacy of blood and desi... View more info

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Outlander #1 Outlander

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2015

Seller ID: 9781784751371

ISBN: 1784751375

Condition: New


THE FIRST NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES. As seen on Amazon Prime TV. What if your future was the past? 1946, and Claire Randall goes to the Scottish Highlands with her husband Frank. It's a second honeymoon, a chance to learn how war has changed them and to re-establish their loving marriage. But one afternoon, Claire walks through a circle of standing stones and vanishes into 1743, where the first person she meets is a British army officer - her husband's six-times great-grandfather. Unfortunately, Black Jack Randall is not the man his descendant is, and while trying ... View more info

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Virgins : An Outlander Short Story

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Century: 2016

Seller ID: 9781780896618

ISBN: 1780896611

Condition: New


FIND OUT WHAT HAPPENED BEFORE JAMIE MET CLAIRE IN THIS BRILLIANT NEW OUTLANDER SHORT STORY. 1740: Young Jamie Fraser has left Scotland and, with his best friend Ian Murray, is running with a band of mercenaries in France. Both men have good reason not to go back to their homeland: both are nursing wounds, and despite their best efforts to remedy the situation, both are still virgins. So when a Jewish doctor hires them to escort his granddaughter to Paris, they readily agree. Both men are instantly drawn to the beautiful young lady. What neither know is that their lives and their f... View more info

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Seven Stones to Stand or Fall : A Collection of Outlander Short Stories

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2018

Seller ID: 9781784751098

ISBN: 178475109X

Condition: New


Previously published as A Trail of Fire. Includes two never-published-before short stories from the bestselling author of the Outlander series. Featuring all the characters you've come to love from the Outlander series, this brilliant collection of short stories throws you into the magical world of Outlander. Includes previously published Virgins, The Space Between, Plague of Zombies, A Leaf on the Wind of All Hallows and The Custom of the Army, plus two never seen before works - Besieged and A Fugitive Green. A must-read for all Outlander fans! View more info

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Lord John And The Private Matter #1 Lord John Grey

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2004

Seller ID: 9780099461173

ISBN: 009946117X

Condition: New


The year is 1757. On a bright June day, Lord John Grey emerges from his club, his mind in turmoil. A nobleman and a high-ranking officer in His Majesty's Army, Grey has just witnessed something shocking. But his efforts to avoid a scandal that might destroy his family are interrupted by something still more urgent: the Crown appoints him to investigate the brutal murder of a comrade-in-arms, who might well have been a traitor. Obliged to pursue two inquiries at once, Major Grey finds himself ensnared in a web of treachery and betrayal that touches every level of society - and threatens all ... View more info

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Lord John and the Brotherhood of the Blade #2 Lord John Grey

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2008

Seller ID: 9780099463337

ISBN: 0099463334

Condition: New


It's 1758 and Europe is in turmoil - the Seven Years War is taking hold and London is ripe with deceit. The enigmatic Lord John Grey, a nobleman and high-ranking officer in His Majesty's Army, pursues a clandestine love affair and a deadly family secret.Grey's father, the Duke of Pardloe, shot himself just days before he was to be accused of being a Jacobite traitor. Now, seventeen years on, the family name has been redeemed; but an impending marriage revives the scandal. Lord John knows that as Whitehall whispers, rumours all too often lead their victims to the wails of Newgate prison - and t... View more info

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The Scottish Prisoner #3 Lord John Grey

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Orion: 2012

Seller ID: 9781409135197

ISBN: 1409135195

Condition: New


From the international bestselling author of the Outlander series, the terrific new novel featuring the ever-popular Lord John. 1760. Jamie Fraser is a paroled prisoner-of-war in the remote Lake District. Close enough to the son he cannot claim as his own, his quiet existence is interrupted first by dreams of his lost wife, then by the appearance of Tobias Quinn, an erstwhile comrade from the Rising. Lord John Grey - aristocrat, soldier, sometime spy - is in possession of papers which reveal a damning case of corruption and murder against a British officer. But the documents also hint at... View more info

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Lord John and the Hand of Devils : A Collection of Lord John Grey Short Stories

By: Diana Gabaldon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Arrow: 2009

Seller ID: 9780099278252

ISBN: 0099278251

Condition: New


A keepsake collection of Lord John Grey's shorter adventures and a spectacular addition to any Gabaldon fan's library, Lord John and the Hand of the Devils brings these three unique novellas together for the first time. Lord John and the Hellfire Club marks the first appearance of Lord John outside the Outlander novels (and chronologically precedes the novel Lord John and the Private Matter). A young diplomat is killed in the street as he begs Lord John for help. Witnessing the murder, Grey vows to avenge the young man, as the trail leads to the notorious Hellfire Club and the dark caves be... View more info