Category:

 Historical

Reading Level:1 Fiction

England 1648. A dangerous time for a woman to be different . . .
Midsummer's Eve, 1648, and England is in the grip of civil war between renegade King and rebellious Parliament. The struggle reaches every corner of the kingdom, even to the remote Tidelands - the marshy landscape o... read more

Tidelands (PB)

Category:

 Historical

Is he a hero or a traitor? Based on astonishing true events set in the darkest days of World War II in Budapest, this is an enthralling story of heroism, vengeance, passion, and betrayal. It is also the story of three women linked by a secret that threatens to destroy their live... read more

The Collaborator

Category:

 Historical

Reading Level:1 Fiction

From the globally bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring
'I loved it. So compelling and warm and subtle, and very moving' Bridget Collins, author of The Binding
'Deeply touching ... careful, beautiful' Louisa Young, author of You Left Early
It is 1932, ... read more

A Single Thread

Category:

 Historical

'The Red Daughter is an intimate, intricate look at the collision of geopolitics with a private life: surprising and engaging from beginning to end' - Jennifer Egan
'John Burnham Schwartz has drawn such a fine and generous portrait of Stalin's daughter - a difficult, complica... read more

The Red Daughter

Category:

 Historical

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A gripping, globe-spanning historical epic from the author of Infamy
In 1806 Napoleon Bonaparte conquered Prussia. Beginning on the very day he leads his triumphant Grande Armee into Berlin through the Brandenburg Gate, Fortune traces the fates of a handful of souls whose... read more

Fortune

"From the internationally bestselling author of Into the Wildernesscomes a magnificent epic about two pioneering women doctors in 19th-century New York. The year is 1883, and in New York City it's a time of dizzying splendor, crushing poverty, and tremendous change. With the grav... read more

The Gilded Hour (#1 The Gilded Hour)

Category:

 Historical

SOON TO BE A MAJOR TV SERIES Yossarian, a Bombardier in the US Air Force, is frantic and furious because thousands of people he has never met are trying to kill him. His real problem is not the enemy - it is his own army which keeps increasing the number of missions the men must ... read more

Catch-22 (TV Tie-In)
$24.00(NZD) inc GST

Category:

 Historical

Series:Clash of Empires Ser.

CAN GREECE RESIST THE MIGHT OF ROME?Get ready for the climax of the Roman invasion of Greece in Sunday Times bestseller Ben Kane's latest historical adventure.ONE FINAL CLASHReeling from his defeat at the hands of the Macedonians, Rome's furious General Fla... read more

The Falling Sword - Clash of Empires Book 2

Category:

 Historical

Series:Six Tudor Queens Ser.

'This six-book series looks likely to become a landmark in historical fiction' The Times Alison Weir, historian and author of the Sunday Times bestsellers KATHERINE OF ARAGON: THE TRUE QUEEN, ANNE BOLEYN: A KING'S OBSESSION and JANE SEYMOUR:THE H... read more

Six Tudor Queens: Anna of Kleve, Queen of Secrets (Six Tudor Queens #4 )

Category:

 Historical

In this masterful debut novel, Plimpton Prize winner Isabella Hammad delivers a sweeping, brilliantly crafted portrait of a young man's coming-of-age alongside the embattled development of a nation.   Midhat Kamal is the son of a wealthy textile merchant from Nablus, a town in ... read more

The Parisian

Category:

 Historical

'Our book of the year -and maybe of Ondaatje's career' Daily Telegraph Books of the Year
In a narrative as mysterious as memory itself - at once both shadowed and luminous - Warlight is a vivid, thrilling novel of violence and love, intrigue and desire.
It is 1945, and ... read more

Warlight

Category:

 Historical

Reading Level:1 Fiction

Highway robber. Convict. Runaway. Mother. She will do anything for freedom, but at what cost?
Jenny Trelawney is no ordinary thief. Forced by poverty to live in the forest, she becomes a successful highwaywoman - until her luck runs out. ? Transported to Britain's furthest colony, Jen... read more

Fled