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By Cynthia Ozick -
Published 2010Published 2011
I had never read any of Ozick’s work before this one. Being a diehard Henry James devotee, I was intrigued by the ...Read Review
By Cynthia Ozick -
Trust – how this comforting word beguiles… Allegra Vand – author and socialite – wants only the best for her daughter. This includes European travel, for ...Read Review
History is less important than character in this literary novel. 1930s New York provides the setting for a penniless refugee family fleeing the ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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