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By Bill Pronzini -
Artemas Jones is a traveling typographer who works with local newspapers for a few weeks, then travels on to the next town. Around 1890 ...Read Review
By Hazel I. Rumney (ed.) -
This anthology contains fourteen short traditional Western and American frontier stories, selected and edited by Hazel Rumney, set up to the early 1900s ...Read Review
By John Neely Davis -
The 200-page central chapter covers the 1890s through the early 20th century. Young Francis Chapman, a devotee of Western pulp novels, travels to ...Read Review
By Sara Dahmen -
In 1881, Jane Weber answers an ad in the Boston Daily for a housekeeper in the Dakota Territory. She is a recent widow, and ...Read Review
By Bonnie Hobbs -
Along the Texas Gulf coast in 1867, a ship founders and sinks along deadly rocks, leaving only a single survivor. Alida Garrison discovers her ...Read Review
By Rod Miller -
Lee Pate is a dreamer. It is the 1840s, and Pate hates the institution of slavery. He decides to uproot his wife and ...Read Review
By Michelle Rene -
This story begins and ends in the last decade of the 19th century. However, most of it takes place in 1876 in Deadwood, a ...Read Review
By Tatjana Soli -
Published 2018Published 2018-06-12
In the late 19th century, General Armstrong Custer embodied the mixed feelings of Manifest Destiny in the United States, and this book not ...Read Review
By Pat Wahler -
At the age of 15 in 1860 Missouri, Zerelda (Zee) Mimms is unwilling to settle for an arranged marriage; she vows to never marry except ...Read Review
By Ethan J. Wolfe -
Twelve-year-old twins Michael and Michele Dunn are bundled by their extremely wealthy but unmotherly Aunt Angela onto a Chicago train bound for San ...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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