Historical Fantasy

Priestess of Ishana (Tesha Series)

By Judith Starkston - Published 2018

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

In Priestess of Ishana, author Judith Starkston dives into the little-known Bronze Age world and dresses it up with a heavy layer of ...Read Review

The Inventors and the Lost Island

By A. M. Morgen - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young AdultHistorical Fantasy

Second in a series after The Inventors at No. 8 (oddly, there’s only one inventor, and she lives at number 5), this magical Victorian ...Read Review

The Philosopher’s War (The Philosophers Series Book 2)

By Tom Miller - Published 2019

Genres:

AdventureHistorical FantasyMilitary

Miller continues the exciting alternate World War I adventure begun in The Philosopher’s Flight, picking up where the original volume left off ...Read Review

The Winter of the Witch (Winternight Trilogy)

By Katherine Arden - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

Moscow has been ablaze and terrified citizens become a mob demanding the death of a witch. Vasya is condemned, trapped in a cage ...Read Review

The Jinni’s Last Wish

By Zenobia Neil - Published 2018

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

A servant of the Ottoman Empire, Olin, and his master, Chief Black Eunuch Mustafa Agha, watch over the sultan’s harem. Taken as ...Read Review

A Brightness Long Ago

By Guy Gavriel Kay - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

Guy Gavriel Kay is the master at writing fantasy that is richly based in a particular historical time and place, and, at the ...Read Review

Prisoner of Midnight (A James Asher Vampire Novel)

By Barbara Hambly - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

At the Hotel St-Seurin in Paris, James Asher reads a letter written hurriedly by his wife. Dr. Lydia Asher reports that she sees ...Read Review

The Peddler of Wisdom

By Laura Matthias Bendoly - Published 2018

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

This rather strange historical fantasy is set in a remote Provençal mountain pass in the first half of the 17th century when ...Read Review

The Wolf in the Whale

By Jordanna Max Brodsky - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

An Inuit newborn at risk of imminent death is revived by the warm breath of a white wolf. The infant’s grandfather believes ...Read Review

Black City Dragon

By Richard A. Knaak - Published 2019

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

There’s a lot more going on in Prohibition-era Chicago than just gangsters and G-men. Private Detective/Ghost Buster, Nick Media, finds flashy ...Read Review