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By Marlaine Delargy (trans.) - By Theodor Kallifatides -
During the Second World War, a boy whom we may assume is the author in memoir recounts events. Germans occupy the town, his ...Read Review
By Agneta Pleijel - By Marlaine Delargy (trans.) -
Mid-twentieth century Sweden. By the time Neta is in the 6th grade, she has been “the new girl” so many times, “she feels ...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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