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The body in the castle well : a Bruno, chief of police novel

Author: Walker, Martin, 1947 January 23-
Type: Book - XX(1743731.2)
Year: 2019
A rich American art student is found dead at the bottom of a well in an ancient hilltop castle. The young woman, Claudia, had been working in the archives of an eminent French art historian, a...
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Ghosts of the past

Author: Park, Tony, 1964-
Type: Book - PARK THRILLER
Year: 2019
Africa, 1906: A young Australian adventurer is condemned to death. Sydney, the present: journalist Nick Eatwell has just lost his job, but his day is brightened when a fellow reporter, South African...
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The Electric Hotel [audio book MP3]

Author: Smith, Dominic, 1971-
Type: Audio Book - AUDIO BOOK HISTORICAL
Year: 2019
Los Angeles, 1962: Silent filmmaker Claude Ballard's daily routine is interrupted by an aspiring film student, whose inquiries about Claude's famous lost film, The Electric Hotel sparks...
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Paris echo [large print]

Author: Faulks, Sebastian
Type: Book - Large Print - LP FAUL
Year: 2019
American postdoctoral researcher Hannah and runaway Moroccan teenager Tariq have little in common, yet both are susceptible to the daylight ghosts of Paris. Hannah listens to the extraordinary witness...
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Old bones

Author: Preston, Douglas J.
Type: Book - AM I0C A
Year: 2019
Nora Kelly, a young but successful curator with a series of important excavations already under her belt, is approached by the handsome Historian, Guy Porter, to lead an expedition unlike any other....
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The Electric Hotel

Author: Smith, Dominic, 1971-
Type: Book - XX(1744268.1)
Year: 2019
This novel winds through the nascent days of cinema in Paris and Fort Lee, New Jersey - America's first movie town - and on the battlefields of Belgium during World War I. A sweeping work of...
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The Garden of Lost and Found

Author: Evans, Harriet, 1974-
Type: Book - EVAN
Year: 2019
Millions around the world once queued up to see the painting that captured a perfect moment: Horner's two children, John and Eliza, playing in the garden of their magical, mysterious Nightingale...
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Optic nerve

Author: Gainza, María, 1975-
Type: Book - GAIN
Year: 2019
"Whenever I'm in survival mode I find myself magnetised by museums and galleries, like people running for air raid shelters in wartime." The narrator of Optic Nerve is an Argentinian woman...
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The man who saw everything

Author: Levy, Deborah
Type: Book - XX(1740946.1)
Year: 2019
"An electrifying and audacious novel about beauty, envy, and carelessness by Deborah Levy, two-time Man Booker Prize finalist. It is 1988 and Saul Adler, a narcissistic young historian, has been...
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An informal history of the Hugos : a personal look back at the Hugo Awards, 1953-2000

Author: Walton, Jo
Type: Book - XX(1751785.2)
Year: 2018
"The Hugo Awards, named after pioneer science-fiction publisher Hugo Gernsback, and voted on by members of the World Science Fiction Society, have been given out since 1953. They are widely...
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An argumentation of historians

Author: Taylor, Jodi
Type: Book - TAYL SCIENCE FICTION
Year: 2018
Behind the seemingly innocuous facade of St. Mary's Institute of Historical Research, a different kind of academic work is taking place. Just don't call it "time travel" - these...
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The bookworm [large print]

Author: Silver, Mitch, 1946-
Type: Book - Large Print - LP SILV THRILLER
Year: 2018
Europe, 1940: Belgium has been overrun by the German army. Posing as a friar, a British operative enters the monastery at Villers-devant-Orval just before Nazi art thieves arrive, and adds an old...
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