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Radar Girls
Radar Girls

Inspired by the real women of the Women’s Air Raid Defense, this extraordinary novel follows Daisy Wilder as she, after…

Three Words for Goodbye
Three Words for Goodbye

Estranged sisters Clara and Madeleine Sommers reunite in 1937 to honor their grandmother’s dying wish – to travel across…

Alec

William di Canzio’s Alec, inspired by Maurice, E. M. Forster’s secret novel of a happy same-sex love affair, tells the…

Island Queen
Island Queen

Born into slavery on the tiny Caribbean island of Montserrat, Dorothy bought her freedom, and that of her sister and her…

A Woman of Intelligence
A Woman of Intelligence

A former translator at the United Nations who has become a bored 1950s housewife is asked to join the FBI as an informant…

No shadows in the desert
No shadows in the desert

Murder, Espionage, Vengeance, and the Untold Story of the Destruction of ISIS

The lost Cafe Schindler
The lost Cafe Schindler

An extraordinary memoir of a Jewish family spanning two world wars and its flight from Nazi-occupied Austria.

The spymaster of Baghdad
The spymaster of Baghdad

A True Story of Bravery, Family, and Patriotism in the Battle Against ISIS.

 Plunder
Plunder

A writer's quest to reclaim his family's apartment building in Poland-and of the astonishing entanglement with Nazi…

The Hard Sell
The Hard Sell

The blistering inside story of a startup that made millions pushing opioids-until its cutthroat tactics were exposed and…

The Taking of Jemima Boone
The Taking of Jemima Boone

Colonial Settlers, Tribal Nations, and the Kidnap That Shaped America

Shook
Shook

An Earthquake, a Legendary Mountain Guide, and Everest's Deadliest Day

The Quiet Americans
The Quiet Americans

A fascinating and compulsively readable account of wartime spying.

To Walk Alone in the Crowd

A novel tracing the path of a nameless wanderer as he walks the length of Manhattan and beyond-from South Ferry to the…

The War Nurse
The War Nurse

Based on a true story, The War Nurse is a sweeping historical novel by USA Today bestselling author Tracey Enerson Wood…

The Unusual Suspect
The Unusual Suspect

A British college student who started robbing banks in the aftermath of the financial crisis.

The Sweetness of Water
The Sweetness of Water

In the waning days of the Civil War, brothers Prentiss and Landry, freed by the Emancipation Proclamation, seek refuge on…

Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch
Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch

Drawing on real historical documents but infused with the intensity of imagination, sly humor, and intellectual fire for…

Ridgeline
Ridgeline

In 1866, a new war breaks out on the western frontier between a young ambitious nation and the Native tribes who have…

The Diamond Eye
The Diamond Eye

Known as Lady Death - a lethal hunter of Nazis, Mila Pavlichenko, sent to America on a goodwill tour, forms an unexpected…

The Book Woman's Daughter

After her parents are jailed for violating Kentucky’s miscegenation laws in 1953, Honey, only 16, is on her own. Though…

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