A dystopian society where the child-bearing women are rounded up and forced to produce children for barren wives.
They are allowed out once a day to the food market, not permitted to read, and are only valued if their ovaries are viable.
Follow the lives of two Jewish cousins before, during, and after World War II.
They become major figures in the comics industry from its nascency into its Golden Age.
The romantic clash between the opinionated E and her proud beau is a splendid performance of civilized sparring.
The characters dance a delicate quadrille of flirtation and intrigue, making this book the most superb comedy of manners of Regency England.
On November 22, 1963, three shots rang out in Dallas, President Kennedy died, and the world changed. Unless…
In 2011, an English teacher from Maine sets out on an insane mission to prevent the Kennedy assassination.
Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the city. Curiously, students are allowed little contact with the outside world.
It's only when they leave the safe grounds of the school that they realize the full truth of what Hailsham is.
The story of a bold English pilot whose ship is blown ashore in Japan, where he encounters two people who change his life.
A warlord with his own quest for power, and a beautiful interpreter torn between two ways of life and two ways of love.
He's been thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed.
He learns of a great hoard of treasure, and becomes determined not only to escape, but also to find and use the treasure to destroy the lives of the three men responsible for his incarceration.
On a hot summer day in 1935, a thirteen-year-old girl witnesses the flirtation between her older sister and the son of a servant.
Her incomplete grasp of adult motives and her precocious imagination bring about a crime that will change all their lives.
A descent into evil, narrated by the newest addition to a group of highly eccentric students at an elite New England college.
They slip gradually from obsession to corruption and betrayal, and at last: murder.
When WNR flies his spaceship into an infundibulum he is converted into pure energy and becomes omniscient.
His wife is going to Mars to mate with the richest man in the world, and on Titan is an alien who has been waiting 200,000 years for a spare part.
Armed robber escapes from an Australian prison to India, where he lives in a Bombay slum.
He establishes a health clinic, joins the mafia, works as a money launderer, forger and street soldier.
Based on a true story of eight years in the Bombay underworld.
A mole, implanted decades ago by Moscow Centre, has burrowed his way into the highest echelons of British Intelligence.
It is clear that the double agent is one of its own kind.
But which one?
Who would suspect that a gentleman could mastermind an extraordinary robbery aboard the pride of England's industrial era: the mighty steam locomotive?
This book follows an Indian-American family for 35 years of their lives, as they stumble along the immigrant's path, strewn with conflicting loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs.
The story of a devout and resourceful monk driven to build the greatest Gothic cathedral the world has known, and of the mason who becomes his architect.
The year is 1327. Seven bizarre deaths in an Italian abbey, and a monk turns detective.
His tools are the logic of Aristotle, the theology of Aquinas, the empirical insights of Roger Bacon.