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Laconic Irishman Finbar Laverty is the unlikely hero of this rollicking, picturesque novel set in Ireland, London and New England from the Tithe ...Read Review
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Fezziwig is a character in Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, the kindly businessman to whom Ebenezer Scrooge is apprenticed as a young ...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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