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Historical adventure books

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Recently Published

The Contraband Shore by David Donachie The Contraband Shore

1787. Captain Edward Brazier is on a mission: recently paid off from his frigate and comfortably off with prize money, he is headed to Deal to propose marriage to the young and lovely widow Betsy Vaughan. But all does not...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

War Cry by Wilbur Smith, David Churchill War Cry
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`That time is upon us. I can feel it coming. That evil barbarian will not be satisfied until he has engulfed the whole world in war and death. I fear for us all.'In a triumphant return to his much-loved Courtney...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

War Cry by Wilbur Smith, David Churchill War Cry
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`That time is upon us. I can feel it coming. That evil barbarian will not be satisfied until he has engulfed the whole world in war and death. I fear for us all.' In a triumphant return to his much-loved...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Home Sweet Home by April Smith Home Sweet Home


Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2017

The Baltic Prize Thomas Kydd 19 by Julian Stockwin The Baltic Prize Thomas Kydd 19

The nineteenth novel in Julian Stockwin's acclaimed Captain Kydd series.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Baltic Prize Thomas Kydd 19 by Julian Stockwin The Baltic Prize Thomas Kydd 19

The nineteenth novel in Julian Stockwin's acclaimed Captain Kydd series.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

Desert Oath The Official Prequel to Assassin's Creed Origins by Oliver Bowden Desert Oath The Official Prequel to Assassin's Creed Origins

PREORDER Desert Oath now and become one of the first to travel further back in time than ever before . . . Discover an ancient Egypt on the brink of collapse, and meet the characters in the official prequel to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

A Season Of Spells by Sylvia Hunter A Season Of Spells

Sophie and Gray return to London, escorting the heiress of Alba to meet the British prince to whom she is betrothed. Sparks fail to fly between the pair and the marriage alliance is cast into further doubt when the men...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Coming Soon

A Hope Divided by Alyssa Cole A Hope Divided


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton Dragon Teeth

Michael Crichton, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, returns to the world of paleontology in this recently discovered novel - a thrilling adventure set in the Wild West during the golden age of fossil hunting.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Privateer by Tim Severin Privateer

Privateer by Tim Severin is the fourth swashbuckling adventure in the Pirate series. Hector Lynch and his companions are in the Caribbean, diving to plunder a wreck on the notorious Vipers reef, when they are spotted by a passing Spanish...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Silk and Song by Dana Stabenow Silk and Song

A young woman flees China, crossing the known world in search of her grandfather, Marco Polo.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Silk and Song by Dana Stabenow Silk and Song

A young woman flees China, crossing the known world in search of her grandfather, Marco Polo.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Knives in the South by P. F. Chisholm Knives in the South

Elizabethan intrigue unfettered in a new omnibus: roguish courtiers, rival gangs, border raiders, treason, realpolitik and unbridled ambition.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

Guns in the North by P. F. Chisholm, Diana Gabaldon Guns in the North
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Elizabethan intrigue in an omnibus: roguish courtiers, rival gangs, border raiders, treason, realpolitik and unbridled ambition.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Inquisition by David Gibbins Inquisition

The Indiana Jones of marine archaeology is back! The tenth Jack Howard novel from Sunday Times bestseller David Gibbins, author of ATLANTIS, is a thrilling adventure novel about the ultimate quest for the Holy Grail.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/12/2017

Inquisition by David Gibbins Inquisition

The Indiana Jones of marine archaeology is back! The tenth Jack Howard novel from Sunday Times bestseller David Gibbins, author of ATLANTIS, is a thrilling adventure novel about the ultimate quest for the Holy Grail.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/12/2017

A Mighty Dawn by Theodore (Author) Brun A Mighty Dawn

A gripping and brilliantly realized debut epic adventure set in eighth-century Denmark. This is the beginning of an ambitious new series in the vein of George R.R. Martin's A Game of Thrones.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

Rome's Sacred Flame by Robert (Author) Fabbri Rome's Sacred Flame

The penultimate novel in the incredible Vespasian series from the bestselling author, Robert Fabbri.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/01/2018

The Girls In The Picture A Novel by Melanie Benjamin The Girls In The Picture A Novel


Format: Paperback - Released: 23/01/2018

By Blood Divided The epic historical adventure from the critically acclaimed author by James Heneage By Blood Divided The epic historical adventure from the critically acclaimed author

Destiny, inheritance, the world shifting from east to west. This is an epic novel set in an age of dramatic change. Perfect for fans of Ken Follett.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Bright Sword The Byrhtnoth Chronicles Book 1 by Christine Hancock Bright Sword The Byrhtnoth Chronicles Book 1

Byrhtnoth is sent to train with other boys, but suffers as he has no father's name. He is shown a sword, his father's sword, and he is told that it will be his when he proves himself a man.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2018

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Desert Oath The Official Prequel to Assassin's Creed Origins by Oliver Bowden Desert Oath The Official Prequel to Assassin's Creed Origins

DESERT OATH: the official prequel to the highly anticipated latest instalment in the Assassin's Creed video game series. Before Assassin's Creed Origins, there was an Oath.Egypt, 70BC, a merciless killer stalks the land. His mission: to find and destroy the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Sugar Money by Jane Harris Sugar Money

The stunning return from the Orange Prize shortlisted author of The Observations and Gillespie and I'A vivid, perfectly paced tale of slavery and freedom, innocence and experience, love and despair, Sugar Money is told in an unforgettably beautiful language.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan Manhattan Beach

The long-awaited novel from the bestselling author of Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit From the Goon Squad.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan Manhattan Beach

The long-awaited novel from the bestselling author of Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit From the Goon Squad
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

A Column of Fire by Ken Follett A Column of Fire

The saga that has enthralled the millions of readers of The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End now continues with Ken Follett's magnificent, gripping A Column of Fire. Christmas 1558, and young Ned Willard returns home to Kingsbridge...
Format: CD-Audio - Released: 21/09/2017

A Column of Fire by Ken Follett A Column of Fire

The saga that has enthralled the millions of readers of The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End now continues with Ken Follett's magnificent, gripping A Column of Fire. Christmas 1558, and young Ned Willard returns home to Kingsbridge...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

A Column of Fire by Ken Follett A Column of Fire

The saga that has enthralled the millions of readers of The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End now continues with Ken Follett's magnificent, gripping A Column of Fire. Christmas 1558, and young Ned Willard returns home to Kingsbridge...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

The Tiger's Prey by Wilbur Smith, Tom Harper The Tiger's Prey
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The Malabar coast is full of dangers: greedy tradesmen, fearless pirates, and men full of vengeance. But for a Courtney, the greatest danger might just be his own family...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Tiger's Prey by Wilbur Smith, Tom Harper The Tiger's Prey
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The Malabar coast is full of dangers: greedy tradesmen, fearless pirates, and men full of vengeance. But for a Courtney, the greatest danger might just be his own family...
Format: CD-Audio - Released: 07/09/2017

Treason's Spring by Robert (Author) Wilton Treason's Spring

Revolution, dissent and secret plotting - trouble is rife on the streets of eighteenth century Paris, in this stunning prequel to Treason's Tide.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Quelling the Demons' Revolt A Novel from Ming China by David Der-Wei Wang Quelling the Demons' Revolt A Novel from Ming China

In this Ming-era novel, historical narrative, raucous humor, and the supernatural are interwoven to tell the tale of an unsuccessful attempt to overthrow the Song dynasty. A poor young girl meets an old woman who gives her a magic book...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Quelling the Demons' Revolt A Novel from Ming China by David Der-Wei Wang Quelling the Demons' Revolt A Novel from Ming China

In this Ming-era novel, historical narrative, raucous humor, and the supernatural are interwoven to tell the tale of an unsuccessful attempt to overthrow the Song dynasty. A poor young girl meets an old woman who gives her a magic book...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

The Tiger's Prey by Wilbur Smith, Tom Harper The Tiger's Prey
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The Malabar coast is full of dangers: greedy tradesmen, fearless pirates, and men full of vengeance. But for a Courtney, the greatest danger might just be his own family...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

A Castle On The Rhine by Charles Kernow A Castle On The Rhine

Accompany Edward Clarington on a seemingly innocuous task to help an old friend in Spain sort out his papers, and enter into a journey of twists and turns, labyrinths, hidden places and wartime secrets.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

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