18th Century

Cut From The Earth

By Stephanie Renee Dos Santos - Published 2021


This beautifully written novel set in Lisbon in 1755 tells the story of Pêro, a gifted tile-maker who is dedicated to freeing slaves ...Read Review

Sister Mother Warrior

By Vanessa Riley - Published 2022



Riley brings to life the Haitian Revolution through the lens of its two most important female protagonists in this thrilling and utterly engrossing ...Read Review

Bonny & Read

By Julie Walker - Published 2022


Biographical FictionNautical

Julie Walker’s debut novel centres on her long-time fascination with two of history’s most notorious pirates, Anne Bonny and Mary Read. ...Read Review

The Portraitist: A Novel of Adelaide Labille-Guiard

By Susanne Dunlap - Published 2022


Biographical Fiction

This is a novel about the career of pioneering female painter Adélaïde Labille-Guiard, who was starting to rise in the French ...Read Review

Ring Road

By Meredith Kazer - Published 2021



When Lauren and Drew decide to buy a centuries-old home in rural Connecticut, Lauren becomes obsessed with the history of the place and ...Read Review

Captain Hale’s Covenant

By Thomas E. Crocker - Published 2022



Captain Adam Hale is a blockade runner during the American Revolution. Beginning in 1783, he decides to put his maritime experience to use in ...Read Review

Glorious Poison (Battalion of the Dead series)

By Kat Dunn - Published 2022


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Paris, 1794.  The Revolution is over, and Robespierre is dead, but all is not peaceful.   There are two groups at work. One has the ...Read Review


By Timothy Ashby - Published 2022


1796: Arthur Charteris inherits a baronetcy and comes from Grenada to Leicestershire to claim it. With him are two servants and his child Alexander (...Read Review

Lily of the Valley (The Gents, #2)

By Sarah M. Eden - Published 2022


Inspirational Romance

1786. Since Violet’s father has prospered in business, he decides to purchase an estate in Cumberland and join the gentry. But how are ...Read Review

Mademoiselle Revolution

By Zoe Sivak - Published 2022


Sivak’s bold debut is an original take on the Haitian and French Revolutions, seen from the viewpoint of a biracial woman awakening ...Read Review