Michael Dean

True Freedom

By Michael Dean - Published 2019


The novel focuses on the build up towards the American War of Independence when the decision was taken by most colonists to break ...Read Review

The White Crucifixion

By Michael Dean - Published 2018


Biographical Fiction

The cover describes this book as “a novel about Marc Chagall”. The title refers to a painting Chagall did in Paris following a ...Read Review

I, Hogarth

By Michael Dean - Published 2012Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

Renowned artist William Hogarth, whose paintings and engravings illustrated the unfortunate and decadent lives of 18th-century London residents, is born in the London ...Read Review


By Michael Dean - Published 2012


Thorn is a fictional account of a friendship between the philosopher Baruch Spinoza and Rembrandt Van Rijn, the great Dutch painter. It takes ...Read Review

Hirschfeld’s Friends

By Michael Dean - Published 2010


Hans-Max Hirschfeld is Secretary General for Trade and Industry in the Netherlands in 1941, while it is occupied by the Nazis despite their declaration ...Read Review

The Crooked Cross

By Michael Dean - Published 2009


This is a masterly fiction of events and characters who, in 1933, hatch an elaborate plot to kill Hitler in Munich. The author has ...Read Review