17th Century

Blood’s Campaign

By Angus Donald - Published 2019

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Military

In this third volume of the series, Holcroft Blood, on the Williamite Campaign in Ireland in 1689-1690, is ready to unleash cannons on ...Read Review

Pax

By John Harvey - Published 2019

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Literary

As a postgraduate student more than three decades ago I had reason to be grateful to Dr. Harvey for his Victorian Novelists and ...Read Review

The Honourable Life of Thomas Chayne

By Cynthia Jefferies - Published 2019

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Thomas Chayne is the eponymous narrator of this story, set in England in the troublesome first half of the 17th century. He is ...Read Review

Reunited at the King’s Court (Harlequin Historical: English Civil War)

By Helen Dickson - Published 2019

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Romance

Reunited at the King’s Court has an intriguing setting — the very start of Restoration England, as the newly anointed Charles II reclaims ...Read Review

The Sorcerer’s Whore

By Samantha Grosser - Published 2019

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Toby Chyrche has little in the way of legacy from his father, except for a book in a language he cannot understand and ...Read Review

Realm of Ash (The Books of Ambha)

By Tasha Suri - Published 2019

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Historical Fantasy

Loosely based on the Mughal Empire, Realm of Ash lures its reader into the story with richly imaged, lapidary prose. Against a background ...Read Review

Beheld

By TaraShea Nesbit - Published 2020

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Literary

American history reveres the Pilgrims, families seeking to escape persecution and freely practice their religion in the New World. Yet a colony devoted ...Read Review

The Mercies

By Kiran Millwood Hargrave - Published 2020

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Kiran Millwood Hargrave’s debut adult novel, The Mercies, is set on a remote island in Norway in the early 17th century. Loosely ...Read Review

Under The Microscope

By Kim Finney - Published 2019

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London 1677. Ezzabell Chetwood supports her husband Ambrose by painting botanical specimens to support research he hopes to publish with the Royal Society, then ...Read Review

Twenty Years After: A Sequel to The Three Musketeers (Musketeers Cycle)

By Alexandre Dumas - Published 2019

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Adventure

Translator Lawrence Ellsworth has triumphantly returned to Dumas’s Musketeers cycle with this fresh translation of Twenty Years After. In 1648, Cardinal Richelieu is ...Read Review

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