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By David Anthony Durham -
“I reckon we’re nowhere.” This declaration comes from Gabriel Lynch at his first sight of 1870’s Kansas, a flat prairie with few ...Read Review
By Amy Ephron -
Published (c1999)Published 2000
Evangelina Cisneros is a political prisoner in a women’s prison in Havana in 1897 when Charles Duval arrives ostensibly to interview her for ...Read Review
By Judson Gray -
This is an action-packed western. The story tells of two men: one, a freed slave who took advantage of the Underground Railroad to ...Read Review
By Tracie Peterson -
Published 2001Published 2001-01-01
This is a remarkable book of the gold rush in Alaska, and the adventures of a young lady who is running from a ...Read Review
By Andrea Pickens -
Published 2000Published 2000-01-01
There is a little bit of a mystery involved with this recent regency romance, just enough to add some zest to a rather ...Read Review
By Mary R. DeMaine -
Although knowledge of the controversies over the Greek poet Homer may not be necessary for enjoyment of the story, readers should still take ...Read Review
By Mary Jo Putney -
Troth Montgomery was born to a Scottish father and a Chinese mother and grew up in Macao. When her father dies she goes ...Read Review
By Bernard Reilly -
In the reign of Alfonso II of Spain (791-842), a supernatural revelation led to the discovery of the tomb of St. James. Some ...Read Review
By Richard S. Wheeler -
This novel opens at the tail end of the Rendezvous of 1832. Englishman Barnaby Skye has to make a choice. His job as a ...Read Review
By Bernard Reilly -
Journey to Compostela is the story of Martin, a farmer on pilgrimage. Through the course of fate, he loses his original comrades and ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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