16th Century

Murder in a Cornish Alehouse

By Kathy Lynn Emerson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In June of 1584, Mistress Rosamond Jaffrey learns of the death of her stepfather, Sir Walter Pendennis, and returns to Cornwall to see to ...Read Review

The Second Blast of the Trumpet

By Marie MacPherson - Published 2016

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

John Knox, the 16th-century Protestant religious reformer, is the subject of this book, the second in a trilogy about his life and times. ...Read Review

Claimed by a Highlander

By Margaret Mallory - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

This story takes place in Scotland in the year 1522. To say it’s a story about a Lowland noble marrying a Highlander may ...Read Review

The Queen’s Christmas Summons

By Amanda McCabe - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

Lady Alys Drury, raised in isolation on the Irish coast, has grown up hearing stories of Queen Elizabeth’s court in London. Her ...Read Review

Anne Boleyn, a King’s Obsession (Six Tudor Queens)

By Alison Weir - Published 2017Published 2017-05-16

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This is a stunning, engaging, comprehensive and convincing novel. It opens with 11-year-old Anne about to depart from Hever to become one of ...Read Review

Titan’s Bowman

By Victoria Blake - Published 2017

Genres:

This book is a wonderful collection of chapters, all of them exquisitely crafted, most of them small—some very small, like the golden ...Read Review

The Phantom Tree

By Nicola Cornick - Published 2016Published 2016-12-29

Genres:

Time-slip

Filled with romance, drama, mystery and intrigue, The Phantom Tree is Nicola Cornick’s follow up to the hugely popular House of Shadows, ...Read Review

Spymaster: Deadly Storm and Fatal Voyage

By Jan Burchett - By Sara Vogler - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young AdultNautical

This book contains two separate novels in a single volume. In Deadly Storm, Henry VIII and Lady Anne Boleyn set off from Knole ...Read Review

The Ravenmaster’s Boy

By Mary Hoffman - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

‘Being friendly with the king is like playing with a tame lion.’ As it turns out, Thomas More couldn’t have been more ...Read Review

A Clash of Spheres

By P. F. Chisholm - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A Clash of Spheres, by P. F. Chisholm (aka Patricia Finney), is the latest in a series of mysteries featuring Sir Robert Carey ...Read Review