The Girl Who Fought Napoleon A Novel of the Russian Empire

In a sweeping story straight out of Russian history, Tsar Alexander I and a courageous girl named Nadezhda Durova join forces against Napoleon.It's 1803, and an adolescent Nadya...

The Shepherdess of Siena A Novel of Renaissance Tuscany

Raised by her aunt and uncle amidst the rolling hills of the Tuscan countryside, young orphan Virginia Tacci has always harbored a deep love for horses-though she knows she may...

Bloodletter's Daughter, The A Novel of Old Bohemia

Within the glittering Hapsburg court in Prague lurks a darkness that no one dares mention... In 1606, the city of Prague shines as a golden mecca of art and culture carefully ...

The Drowning Guard A Novel of the Ottoman Empire

Each morning in the hour before dawn, a silent boat launches on the Bosphorous, moving swiftly into the deepest part of the waters halfway between Europe and Asia, where a man...

House of Bathory

In the early 1600s, Elizabeth Báthory, the infamous Blood Countess, ruled Cachtice Castle in the hinterlands of Slovakia. During bizarre nightly rites, she tortured and killed...