Adventure

Pilgrim’s War

By MICHAEL JECKS - Published 2018

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Adventure

Pilgrim’s War begins in France in 1096, when a hermit promises the townspeople that Christian soldiers who march to Jerusalem will be rewarded ...Read Review

Jack Fortune: And the Search for the Hidden Valley

By Sue Purkiss - Published 2017

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AdventureChildren/Young Adult

I had not read anything by Sue Purkiss before, and this novel, set in 1768, turned out to be a treat. Jack Fortune is ...Read Review

Knives in the South

By P. F. Chisholm - Published 2017

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Adventure

1592. Knives in the South is the second chronicle of the adventures of Sir Robert Carey, swashbuckling dandy and cousin to Queen Elizabeth. It ...Read Review

The Stowaway: A Young Man’s Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica

By Laurie Gwen Shapiro - Published 2018

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AdventureNonfiction

The Roaring ‘20s were a time of ebullience and adventure: ticker-tape parades for heroes such as Lucky Lindy, with his solo flight across ...Read Review

Traitor

By David Hingley - Published 2018

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Adventure

Mercia Blakewood has returned to England, having successfully concluded her assignment in New York on behalf of King Charles the Second. Surely now ...Read Review

The Raven, the Lion and the White Dragon

By Roy Stedall-Humphryes - Published 2017

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Adventure

This is Book One of the Bellême series. Books Two and Three have already been published. In this fast-paced story filled with ...Read Review

The Captain’s Nephew

By Philip K. Allan - Published 2017

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AdventureNautical

During the 1790s, fighting between England and France on the Atlantic become continuous battles. At this time, HMS Agrius, captained by Percy Follett ...Read Review

The King’s Salt

By David More - Published 2018

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Adventure

In Book Four of the Smithyman Saga, it is 1778, and Sir Thomas Smithyman and his comrades remain loyal to the Crown. They lose ...Read Review

The Ballade of Mary Reede

By Norman Schell - Published 2017

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AdventureNautical

John Tanner, a young Englishman trained as a ship’s carpenter and groomed for command of a merchant vessel of his own in ...Read Review

An Irregular Regiment

By Lynn Bryant - Published 2017

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AdventureMilitary

The setting is the Napoleonic Wars, and the subtitle is: A Novel from the Battle of Bussaco to the Battle of Sabugal, which ...Read Review