19th Century

Captain Swing and the Blacksmith

By Beatrice Parvin - Published 2017

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Since 1830, threatening letters signed Captain Swing have incited agricultural workers to rebel against landowners for implementing work-saving inventions, particularly the threshers that have ...Read Review

Unsheltered

By Barbara Kingsolver - Published 2018

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Literary

“‘Without shelter, we stand in daylight.’ ‘Without shelter, we feel ourselves likely to die.” Two brilliant narrators, separated by more than a century ...Read Review

A Gentleman Never Keeps Score: Seducing the Sedgwicks

By Cat Sebastian - Published 2018

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Romance

An interracial gay Regency romance (fun to say at parties), A Gentleman Never Keeps Score is the second in the Seducing the Sedgwicks ...Read Review

Dangerous (Outcasts)

By Minerva Spencer - Published 2018

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Romance

The first book of this new Outcasts series throws together two outcasts from polite society. Both have secrets: Lady Euphemia Marlington (Mia) was ...Read Review

Flashman and the Emperor

By Robert Brightwell - Published 2017

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AdventureNautical

In 1822 Flashman meets Thomas Cochrane’s brother, Erskine, at Napoleon’s grave on St. Helena. Although Thomas resigned in disgrace from the Royal ...Read Review

Britannia’s Gamble: The Dawlish Chronicles: March 1884 – February 1885: Volume 6

By Antoine Vanner - Published 2017

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AdventureMilitaryNautical

Some authors have so researched their period that they seem to live the events, the surroundings, the details they describe. Antoine Vanner is ...Read Review

The Governess Game: Girl Meets Duke

By Tessa Dare - Published 2018

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Romance

Despite her reputation for common sense, Alexandra Mountbatten is a romantic at heart, which is why she fantasises about a very charming man ...Read Review

Daughters of the Lake

By Wendy Webb - Published 2018

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Time-slip

Wendy Webb’s newest Gothic novel is partly a paranormal time-slip with occasional ghosts and spooky happenings. It’s also a multi-period saga ...Read Review

A Defense of Honor (Haven Manor)

By Kristi Ann Hunter - Published 2018

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InspirationalRomance

Bored with his easy, idle life, Graham, Viscount Wharton, follows the intriguing woman he spots in a London ballroom one night. The mystery ...Read Review

Fugitive from the Grave (Bow Street Rivals)

By Edward Marston - Published 2018

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Mystery/Crime

London, 1817. This is the fourth in Edward Marston’s The Bow Street Rivals series. The private detectives, twins Peter and Paul Skillen, are ...Read Review