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  • The Sunlight On The Gardenby Elizabeth Speller

    Granta Publications 2012; US$ 10.65

    In 1880, Ada Curtis bore Gerald Howard the first of several illegitimate children. Ada was a housemaid, the daughter of a Lincolnshire butcher. Gerald was her employer and the son of a once-grand family now obsessed with its own threadbare nobility. They thereby sent their descendants tumbling chaotically into the twentieth century. More than a century... more...

  • It Runs in the Familyby Ruth A Symes

    The History Press 2013; US$ 11.99

    Why didn't my ancestors smile for the camera? Why did great-grandfather wear a beard whilst his sons were clean-shaven? Should great-grandma really have married her cousin? Was great-aunt unusual to have several children in her 40s? Drawing on evidence from social history, women's history, and the histories of photography and fashion, to name but a... more...

  • Family Historyby Simon Fowler

    The History Press 2011; US$ 11.99

    An exciting new addition to any family historian?s library, Family History: Digging Deeper will take your research to the next level. Joined by a team of expert genealogists, Simon Fowler covers a range of topics and provides clear advice for the intermediate genealogist.Helping you push back the barriers, this book details how to utilise the internet... more...

  • Writing Family History Made Very Easyby Noeline Kyle

    Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 22.68

    A practical guide to writing family history, designed especially for family historians and inexperienced writers. more...

  • Art of Baby Nameologyby Norma J. Watts

    Sourcebooks, Inc. 2008; US$ 12.99

    Offering insight for those who want to look past the obvious and explore deeper meaning, The Art of Baby Nameology gives expectant parents a way to preview the personalities associated with names they are considering. more...

  • The Baby Name Wizardby Laura Wattenberg

    Crown/Archetype 2009; US$ 13.99

    Yes, your baby?s perfect name is out there. The trick is finding it. The perfect baby name will speak to your heart, give your child a great start in life?and maybe even satisfy your relatives.  But you can't expect to just stumble on a name like that in an A to Z dictionary or on a trendy list. That?s why you need The Baby Name Wizard . Created... more...

  • The Lees of Virginiaby Paul C. Nagel

    Oxford University Press 1992; US$ 11.99 US$ 10.31

    Whether opposing Nathaniel Bacon and his rebels in 1676, condemning English colonial policy in 1776, or turning back the Union Army at the Seven Days' Battles of 1862, the descendants of Richard and Anne Lee have occupied a preeminent place in American history. Two were signers of the Declaration of Independence and several others distinguished themselves... more...

  • 25,001 Best Baby Namesby Lesley Bolton

    Sourcebooks, Inc. 2009; US$ 4.99

    From the author of the #1 baby name book in the country comes an updated edition of the mass entry into the category: 25,001 Best Baby Names. more...

  • Your Family Tree Onlineby Graeme Davis

    How To Books 2009; US$ 0.00

    This is a step-by-step guide to using the wealth of online records to trace your family tree from your own computer, without the need to travel to national and regional record offices. Whether you are a novice or an experienced genealogist, and whether you plan to devote just a few hours of your time or embark on a life-time hobby, this book will guide... more...

  • Ancestorsby William Maxwell

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 14.95

    The National Book Award-winning author of So Long, See You Tomorrow offers an astonishing evocation of a vanished world, as he retraces, branch by branch, the history of his family, taking readers into the lives of settlers, itinerant preachers, and small businessmen, examining the way they saw their world and how they imagined the world to come. ... more...