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Cameron, Kenneth M.

Summary: When General Denton, the famous American author and expatriate in turn-of-the-century London, receives a letter from Mary Thomason saying she's in danger and needs his help, his search for the woman leads him into the heart of Bohemian London--where he will learn the shocking truth about Mary and discover first-hand what it's like to be the object of a lethal obsession. Sequel to The Frightened...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

Connolly, J. J.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Duckbacks 2001

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Thomas, Rosie

Summary: "Nancy Wix, daughter of stage impresarios Eliza and Devil, is a born performer. But she is set apart, even from her unusual family, by the visions she has seen since she was a child. When a gifted medium reveals a way for Nancy to harness her troubling powers to keep the Wix's struggling theatre afloat, she grasps the opportunity with a desperate intensity. This is the age of spiritualism,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Overlook Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Meissner, Susan

Summary: "Present day, Oxford, England. Young American scholar Kendra Van Zant, eager to pursue her vision of a perfect life, interviews Isabel McFarland just when the elderly woman is ready to give up secrets about the war that she has kept for decades--beginning with who she really is. What Kendra receives from Isabel is both a gift and a burden--one that will test her convictions and her heart"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P MEI

Bartlett, Neil

Summary: "Reggie Rainbow is an angry young man who treads the backstage corridors of down-at-heel theatres for a living. Childhood polio has left him with a limp, but his strong arms and nimble fingers are put to perfect use behind the scenes, helping the illusionist Mr Brookes to 'disappear' a series of glamorous assistants twice nightly. But in 1953, bookings for magic acts are scarce, even in London....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Bartlett 2014

Joinson, Suzanne.

Summary: In 1923, devout Eva English and her not-so-religious sister Lizzie embark on a journey to be missionaries in the ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOI

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Fellowes, Julian.

Summary: "Forty years later, the narrator hates Damian Baxter. But if it is pleasant to hear from an old friend, it is more interesting to hear from an old enemy, and so he finds himself accepting a plea from the rich and dying Damian to track down the mother of a child he may have fathered during one brilliant, ruinous debutante season. The search takes the narrator back to the extraordinary world of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Griffin 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FEL

Robson, Jennifer

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Summary: London, 1947: Besieged by the harshest winter in living memory, burdened by onerous shortages and rationing, the people of postwar Britain are enduring lives of quiet desperation despite their nation's recent victory. Among them are Ann Hughes and Miriam Dassin, embroiderers at the famed Mayfair fashion house of Norman Hartnell. Together they forge an unlikely friendship, but their nascent...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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