15th Century

Thief Of Souls

By Ann Benson - Published 2002

Genres:

Time-slip

Benson has made a name for herself juxtaposing the medieval and the modern (Plague Tales, for instance) and here, again, she proves that ...Read Review

The Clerk’s Tale

By Margaret Frazer - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This latest entry in the Dame Frevisse mystery series does not disappoint. In 1446, Dame Frevisse and her superior, Domina Elisabeth, arrive at St. ...Read Review

The Painter’s Daughter

By Carolyn Street LaFond - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Alessandra Lippi is the beautiful daughter of the infamous painter Fra Lippo Lippi. Her story begins in 1467, as she tells of her first ...Read Review

Falstaff: A Novel

By Robert Nye - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

In this novel’s first American publication, readers are introduced to the rascal John Falstaff of Shakespeare fame. It is 1459, and Falstaff, at ...Read Review

The Family

By Carol Gino - By Mario Puzo - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The title of this novel evokes The Godfather both as a marketing device and an indication of the tone to be taken. This ...Read Review

Saintly Murders

By C.L. Grace - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It is 1471. Kathryn Swinbrooke, an accomplished physician, is asked to investigate a recent plague of rats in Canterbury. But Kathryn is not in ...Read Review

Knight Errant

By R. Garcia y Robertson - Published 2001

Genres:

Time-slip

Robyn Stafford has flown from Los Angeles to England to surprise her lover on his birthday. Unfortunately, she finds that Collin is married ...Read Review

The Merlin of the Oak Wood

By Ann Chamberlin - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical FictionFantasy

The second in the Joan of Arc Tapestries series, Oak Wood is a well-researched novel in which Chamberlin masterfully interweaves elements of the ...Read Review

The Dark Virgin

By Oakland Ross - Published 2001

Genres:

Epic

Pitoque is a traveling merchant who sells his wares throughout the Aztec empire. While not an Aztec himself, he acts a spy for ...Read Review

The Squire’s Tale

By Margaret Frazer - Published 2000

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

Robert Fenner, a landholder and former squire, attempts to settle a dispute between his lady wife Blaunche and her former in-laws. Believing that ...Read Review