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By Eliza Factor -
This is an amazing book. Factor’s writing bumps up against magical realism time and again in the most wonderful way and yet ...Read Review
By Margaret Brownley -
In 1895, with her latest romance novel banned in more polite societies, Kate Tenney is looking for a way to escape the confines of ...Read Review
By John Wilson -
This second book in the Desert Legends Trilogy follows 16-year-old Jim Doolen as he’s drawn reluctantly into the Lincoln County Wars. A ...Read Review
By Amanda Cabot -
With a perfect mix of romance, suspense and discovery of faith, Amanda Cabot brings us a bright new series featuring three sisters raised ...Read Review
By David Remley -
While Kit Carson was known in the 19th century as a fearless frontier hero, some modern scholarship paints him as a notorious Indian ...Read Review
By Colleen Coble -
After a man breaks into their house and she loses her job, Lucy Marsh weds a man she’s never met. It’s ...Read Review
By Lori Copeland - By Virginia Smith -
Emma Switzer and her Amish family are traveling in 1881 Kansas when bandits steal their wagon and goods. They walk to the nearest town, ...Read Review
By Darlene Franklin -
This Christian novel is set during the 1870s Mason County “Hoodoo” War in Texas, between German and Anglo settlers. Leta Denning’s husband ...Read Review
By Alethea Williams -
Coerced into marrying an unloving, abusive man, Francesca Sittoni must leave her home in northern Italy and relocate with her new husband to ...Read Review
By Carolyn Meyer -
Biographical FictionChildren/Young AdultWestern
Nine-year-old Cynthia Ann Parker’s family had been settled in Texas for two years when their home was raided by Comanche Indians. She ...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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