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By Julian Stockwin -
During the Napoleonic Wars, Captain Thomas Kydd, aboard HMS L’Aurore, is assigned to the Caribbean and the Leeward Islands station. He is ...Read Review
By Matthew Willis -
During the mid-1800s, after the wars between France and England have ended, the HMS Daedalus, led by an erratic captain named MacQuarrie, ...Read Review
By Eli Brown -
Nervous chef Owen Wedgwood (who always travels with his own whisks) is the unfortunate witness to an attack at a dinner party one ...Read Review
By Jeremy Page -
In 1845, mankind’s wholesale, careless despoiling of the Arctic is underway. Collector Eliot Saxby has taken passage hoping to find survivors of the ...Read Review
By Dan James -
Set on board the Titanic, Unsinkable is a mystery that follows Arthur Beck, former Scotland Yard member looking to start over in America ...Read Review
By Barbara A. Andrews -
This is a tale of sailing, smuggling and the volatile, violent relationships between the English, the Scotsmen and among the latter themselves in ...Read Review
By Kerry Lynne -
Nathanael Blackthorne, the pirate captain of Lynne’s boisterous, hilarious debut, is not only a scourge of the mid-18th century West Indies ...Read Review
By T. D. Matzenik -
In this South Sea adventure novel set during World War I, a Chinese-owned sailing vessel is captured by a mixed Caucasian-Hawaiian while plying ...Read Review
By Ian Stewart -
Stewart’s Nanyang is an immense narrative that begins with a pair of young Chinese siblings abducted by a Dutch raiding party but ...Read Review
By Joan Lock -
The sinking of the pleasure steamer Princess Alice in the Thames in September 1878 was the worst inland water accident in British history. Over 650 ...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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