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The first novel of David's 'Unexplored Territory' trilogy set in the financial world of Hong Kong and London, out soon.

Allison's Pick: The Secret Wife Of Louis XIV: Françoise d'Aubigné, Madame de Maintenon by Veronica Buckley - DC130.M2 B9 2009

When the Astors Owned New York Blue Bloods and Grand Hotels in a Gilded Age, Justin Kaplan.

The Velvet Hours by Alyson Richman

In Madame Tussaud, Kate Berridge tells this fascinating woman's complete story for the first time, drawing upon a wealth of sources, including Tussaud's memoirs and historical archives. It is a grand-scale success story, revealing how with sheer graft and grit a woman born in 1761 to an eighteen-year-old cook overcame extraordinary reversals of fortune to build the first and most enduring worldwide brand identified simply by reference to its founder's name: Madame Tussaud's.

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.