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The Last 100 Days

The Last 100 Days
  • Author(s): Patrick McGuinness
  • Location(s): Bucharest
  • Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
  • Era(s): 1980s

The socialist state is in crisis, the shops are empty and old Bucharest vanishes daily under the onslaught of Ceaucescu’s demolition gangs. Paranoia is pervasive and secret service men lurk in the shadows. In The Last 100 Days, Patrick...

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The Last Camellia

The Last Camellia
  • Author(s): Sarah Jio
  • Location(s): England
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1940, 2000

On the eve of the Second World War, the last surviving specimen of a camellia plant known as the Middlebury Pink lies secreted away on an English country estate. Flora, an amateur American botanist, is contracted by an international...

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The Last Dance

The Last Dance
  • Author(s): Victoria Hislop
  • Location(s): Greece
  • Genre(s): Short Stories
  • Era(s): Various

Three of these stories were previously published in Victoria Hislop’s ebook collection, One Cretan Evening. In ten powerful stories, Victoria Hislop takes us through the streets of Athens and into the tree-lined squares of Greek villages. As she evokes...

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The Last Days of Detroit

The Last Days of Detroit
  • Author(s): Mark Binelli
  • Location(s): Detroit
  • Genre(s): Historical, Nonfiction
  • Era(s): Late 19th Century onwards

By the end of the nineteenth century, Detroit, founded by the French as a fur-trading post, was thriving. In 1913 Henry Ford began mass-producing cars at his Model T plant, transforming the area into the Silicon Valley of its...

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The Last Days of Old Beijing

The Last Days of Old Beijing
  • Author(s): Michael Meyer
  • Location(s): Beijing (Peking)
  • Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
  • Era(s): Late 1990s/2000s

A fascinating, intimate portrait of Beijing through the lens of its oldest neighborhood, facing destruction as the city, and China, relentlessly modernizes. Soon we will be able to say about old Beijing that what emperors, warlords, Japanese invaders, and...

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The Last Days of the Tiger

The Last Days of the Tiger
  • Author(s): Pat Mullan
  • Location(s): Connemara, Dublin, New York City (NYC)
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

Burnt-out lawyer Ed Burke flees New York, a failed marriage, and a high pressure career as a criminal attorney and returns home to Dublin, Europe’s most happening city. Hand-in-hand with the new prosperity, a culture of ruthless corruption has...

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The Last Enemy

The Last Enemy
  • Author(s): Grace Brophy
  • Location(s): Assisi
  • Genre(s): Mystery
  • Era(s): 2000s

Rita has grown up in the States but decided to head for her relatives in Italy. Her body is found and a probe starts into the life of the Casati family.

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The Last Englishman: The Double Life of Arthur Ransome

The Last Englishman: The Double Life of Arthur Ransome
  • Author(s): Roland Chambers
  • Location(s): England, Russia
  • Genre(s): Biography
  • Era(s): First half of the 20th Century

Arthur Ransome is best known for the twelve immortal ”Swallows and Amazons” books he wrote on his return from Russia in 1928. From his prose he appears a genial and gentle Englishman, who, like his protagonists, pursued benign maritime...

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The Last Gondola

The Last Gondola
  • Author(s): Edward Sklepowich
  • Location(s): Venice
  • Genre(s): Mystery
  • Era(s): 2000s

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The Last Great Dance on Earth

The Last Great Dance on Earth
  • Author(s): Sandra Gulland
  • Location(s): France, Paris
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): Turn of the 18th Century

The 3rd Book in the Josephine P Trilogy. At the turn of the nineteenth century, Napoléon and his beloved Joséphine inhabit the Tuileries Palace. During the years they have been married it has been a time of extraordinary turmoil...

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