• New York: The Novel

    Winner of the David J. Langum, Sr., Prize in American Historical Fiction Named one of the best books of the year by The Washington Post and “Required Reading” by the New York PostEdward Rutherfurd celebrates America’s greatest city in a rich, engrossing saga, weaving together tales of families rich and poor, native-born and immigrant—a cas...

    • ASIN: 0345497422
    • Brand: Ballantine Books

  • A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel

    The mega-bestseller with more than 1.5 million readers that is soon to be a major television seriesOne of five Summer 2019 reading picks by Bill Gates"The novel buzzes with the energy of numerous adventures, love affairs, [and] twists of fate." —The Wall Street Journal He can’t leave his hotel. You won’t want to. From the New York Times bests...

    • ASIN: 0143110438

  • Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two

    "Readers who choose the book for the attraction of Navajo code talking and the heat of battle will come away with more than they ever expected to find."—Booklist, starred review Throughout World War II, in the conflict fought against Japan, Navajo code talkers were a crucial part of the U.S. effort, sending messages back and forth in an unbreakab...

    • ASIN: 0142405965
    • Brand: Speak

  • The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

    “Powerful and unsettling. . . . As memorable an introduction to the subject as The Diary of Anne Frank.” —USA Today   Berlin, 1942: When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move to a new house far, far away, where there is...

    • ASIN: 0385751532
    • Brand: Ember

  • Setting the Record Straight: American History in Black & White

    Setting the Record Straight is a unique view of the religious and moral heritage of black Americans, with an emphasis on the untold yet significant stories from our rich political history. The material presented is ground-breaking and revolutionary, leaving viewers amazed and inspired....

    • ASIN: 1932225277
    • Brand: Brand: WallBuilder Press
    • UPC: 884712376109

  • The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    The #1 New York Times–bestselling story about American Olympic triumph in Nazi Germany and now the inspiration for the PBS documentary “The Boys of ‘36'.”For readers of Unbroken, out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times—the improbable, intimat...

    • ASIN: 0143125478
    • Brand: Penguin Books
    • UPC: 884832131572

  • The Women in the Castle: A Novel

    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER  •  FEATURING AN EXCLUSIVE NEW CHAPTERGoodReads Choice Awards Semifinalist "Moving . . . a plot that surprises and devastates."—New York Times Book Review"A masterful epic."—People magazine"Mesmerizing . . . The Women in the Castle stands tall among the literature that reveals new truths about one of h...

    • ASIN: 006256367X
    • Brand: William Morrow Paperbacks

  • We Were the Lucky Ones: A Novel

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERInspired by the incredible true story of one Jewish family separated at the start of World War II, determined to survive—and to reunite—We Were the Lucky Ones is a tribute to the triumph of hope and love against all odds.    “Love in the face of global adversity? It couldn't be more timely.” —Glamour   It is t...

    • ASIN: 0399563091
    • Brand: Penguin Books

  • Everything You Need to Ace American History in One Big Fat Notebook: The Complete Middle School Study Guide (Big Fat Notebooks)

    It’s the revolutionary American history study guide just for middle school students from the brains behind Brain Quest.     Everything You Need to Ace American History . . . covers Native Americans to the war in Iraq. There are units on Colonial America; the Revolutionary War and the founding of a new nation; Jefferson and the expansion west; ...

    • ASIN: 0761160833
    • Brand: Workman Publishing Company
    • UPC: 884984134858

  • Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World

    It’s a scientific fact: Women rock!  A charmingly illustrated and educational book, New York Times best seller Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from the ancient to the modern world. Full of striking, singular art, this fascinating colle...

    • ASIN: 1607749769
    • Brand: Ten Speed Press

  • Escape to Gold Mountain: A Graphic History of the Chinese in North America

    This is a vivid graphic history of the Chinese experience in North America over the last 150 years, beginning with the immigration of Chinese to "Gold Mountain" (the Chinese colloquialism for North America) in the 1800s that resulted in decades of discrimination, subjugation, and separation from loved ones. Based on historical documents and intervi...

    • ASIN: 1551524767

  • Wolves at the Door: The True Story Of America's Greatest Female Spy

    Virginia Hall left her Baltimore home in 1931 to enter the Foreign Service and went to work for the British Special Operations Executive (SOE) when Hitler was building toward the peak of his power in Europe. She was assigned to France, where she helped the Resistance movement, escaped prisoners of war, and American Allied paratroopers. By 1942 she ...

    • ASIN: 159921072X
    • Brand: Lyons Press
    • UPC: 884203109865

  • Beneath a Scarlet Sky: A Novel

    Soon to be a major television event from Pascal Pictures, starring Tom Holland.Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, the USA Today and #1 Amazon Charts bestseller Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man’s incredible courage and resilience during one of history’s darkest hours. Pino Lella wants nothing to do wi...

    • ASIN: 1503943372
    • Brand: Lake Union Publishing

  • The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel

    • ASIN: 0062797158

  • Surviving The Forest (A WW2 Historical Novel, Based on a True Story of a Jewish Holocaust Survivor)

    Five shots on Saturday morning changed their fate …She was a beautiful and happy young woman who lived a fairytale life. Shurka, her beloved husband and their two small children lived in a pretty house in a village in Poland, surrounded by a little garden with lilies. This was their life and nothing could harm it, or so they thought…WWII broke ...

    • ASIN: 1796269409

  • The Nightingale : A Novel

    Includes a reading group guide with an interview with the author, recommended reading list, and discussion

    • UPC: 51798233
    • Rating: 4.422

  • The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century - eBook

    Explore fascinating, often chilling “what if” accounts of the world that could have existed—and still might yet . . .Science fiction’s most illustrious and visionary authors hold forth the ultimate alternate history collection. Here you’ll

    • UPC: 944021623
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Before We Were Yours : A Novel

    "Memphis, Tennessee, 1936. The five Foss children find their lives changed forever when their parents leave them alone ... one stormy night. Rill Foss ... must protect her four younger siblings as they are wrenched

    • UPC: 55344290
    • Rating: 4.648

  • The Best Alternate History Stories of the 20th Century : Stories

    Presents a collection of "what if" stories that offer an alternate version of actual historical events in an anthology with works by Kim Stanley Robinson, Greg Bear, Ward Moore, Gregory Benford, and Susan

    • UPC: 1265661
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Great Alone : A Novel

    In The Great Alone. the new novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Kristin Hannah, a desperate family seeks a new beginning in the near-isolated wilderness of

    • UPC: 56120936
    • Rating: 4.394

  • Lilac Girls : A Novel

    Includes Random House Reader's Circle reader's guide (pages

    • UPC: 55496491
    • Rating: 4.356

  • World's Best Histories — Volume 7: France - eBook

    This book is perfectly adapted and layout, for a pleasant reading on a digital reader, a tablet, or a

    • UPC: 276611307

  • The World's Best Histories: Norway - eBook

    The World's Best Histories: Norway

    • UPC: 817424529

  • The Handmaid's Tale

    A look at the near future presents the story of Offred, a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead, once the United States, an oppressive world where women are no longer allowed to read and are

    • UPC: 1064667
    • Rating: 4.171

  • Best of Enemies : A History of US and Middle East Relations, Part One: 1783-1953

    "Best of Enemies is surely destined to stand alongside Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis as a graphic history of the Middle East. A must read for anyone interested in learning, or teaching, about the region."--Mark Levine, professor

    • UPC: 19858564
    • Rating: 3.0

  • History in Fiction; a Guide to the Best Historical Romances, Sagas, Novels,...

    • UPC: 143251679235
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 21 USD

  • My SIDE of the STORY ~ Will DAVIS. 1st sc BEST coming-of-age novel NEW in MELB

    • UPC: 232779097722
    • Category: Fiction Books
    • Price: 36 AUD

  • Vintage 1958 "Best in Children's Books" # 6 The Story of Early America Cover!

    • UPC: 223727559419
    • Category: Children & YA Fiction
    • Price: 4 USD

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