Reviews

Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books

Hunting Teddy Roosevelt

By James Ross - Published 2020

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In 1909, Teddy Roosevelt has already completed two successful terms as U.S. President and has almost reluctantly decided not to seek a third ...Read Review

Unsuitable Bride for a Viscount (The Yelverton Marriages)

By Elizabeth Beacon - Published 2020

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Romance

When Alaric Defford, Lord Stafford, hammers at the door of Milton Cottage, desperate to find his runaway niece, he never expects it to ...Read Review

The Daughters of Erietown

By Connie Schultz - Published 2020

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LiterarySaga

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Schultz’s debut novel is completely absorbing from the opening pages through the finale. It follows a working-class family from ...Read Review

The Potential for Love: A Regency Novel

By Catherine Kullmann - Published 2020

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Romance

Just returned from service on the continent, Major Thomas Ferraunt finds himself attracted to Arabella Malvin. But she is the daughter of a ...Read Review

Battle Stations

By Roger Jewett - Published 2020

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NauticalThriller

Navy Captain Andrew Troost is a consummate professional bound for high command, but is married to his career more than to his alcoholic, ...Read Review

Alma Mater

By Pamela Borden Heckert - Published 2019

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Author Heckert has volunteered in the archives of what is now Doane Academy, which inspired her to write this novel about a group ...Read Review

Alice By Heart

By Steven Sater - Published 2020

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Children/Young Adult

The Blitz has reduced Alice Spencer’s London to rubble, forcing her and her ever-constant friend Alfred into the Underground for safety. Here ...Read Review

A Mosaic of Wings

By Kimberly Duffy - Published 2020

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Inspirational Romance

“You are who you are for a reason.” 1885. Nora Shipley is infuriated by what her stepfather has done to her father’s journal. ...Read Review

Daughter of Cana (Jerusalem Road)

By ANGELA HUNT - Published 2020

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Inspirational Romance

This novel opens at a rather famous wedding in Cana in 27 CE: far more people arrive than originally invited, and halfway through the ...Read Review

Stitching a Life: An Immigration Story

By Mary Helen Fein - Published 2020

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Children/Young Adult

Stitching a Life begins in Lithuania, in 1900, where Max, the oldest son of a Jewish family is about to turn 12. When the Russian ...Read Review