NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A novel to
cure your Downton Abbey withdrawal . . . a delightful story
about nontraditional romantic relationships, class snobbery and the
everybody-knows-everybody complications of living in a small
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of
The Aviator’s Wife returns with a triumphant new novel
about New York’s “Swans” of the 1950s—and
the scandalous, headline-making, and enthralling friendship between
literary legend Truman Capote and peerless socialite Babe
Winner of the 1973 National Book Award, Gravity's Rainbow is
a postmodern epic, a work as exhaustively significant to the second
half of the twentieth century as Joyce's Ulysses was to the
first. Its sprawling, encyclopedic narrative and penetrating
analysis of the impact of technology on society make it an
intellectual tour de force.
On a spring morning in 1951, eleven-year-old chemist and aspiring
detective Flavia de Luce gathers with her family at the railway
station, awaiting the return of her long-lost mother, Harriet. Yet
upon the train’s arrival in the English village of
Bishop’s Lacey, Flavia is approached by a tall stranger who
whispers a cryptic message into her ear.
• Pride and Prejudice was only half the story
• If Elizabeth Bennet had the washing of her own petticoats, Sarah
often thought, she’d most likely be a sight more careful with
In this irresistibly imagined belowstairs answer to Pride and
Prejudice, the servants take center stage.
Riley, a teen orphan boy living in Victorian London, has
had the misfortune of being apprenticed to Albert Garrick, an
illusionist who has fallen on difficult times and now uses his
unique conjuring skills to gain access to victims' dwellings.
With the publication of his groundbreaking novels The Da Vinci
Code, The Lost Symbol, and Angels & Demons,
Dan Brown has become an international bestselling sensation,
seamlessly fusing codes, symbols, art, and history into riveting
thrillers that have captivated hundreds of millions of readers
around the world.
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YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
From award-winning author Alan Bradley comes the next cozy British
mystery starring intrepid young sleuth Flavia de Luce, hailed by
USA Today as “one of the most remarkable creations in