HNR Issue 102 (November 2022)

The Devil’s Blaze (Sherlock Holmes in WWII)

By Robert J. Harris - Published 2022



Fans of Sherlock Holmes will welcome this latest addition to the great detective’s myth. Robert J. Harris sets this novel at the ...Read Review

The Circus Train

By Amita Parikh - Published 2022


The World of Wonders circus and the train that carries it through Europe is the only world Lena has known. Raised by her ...Read Review

The Navigator’s Daughter: A Kat Lawson Mystery

By Nancy Cole Silverman - Published 2022



In Phoenix, Arizona, in 1996, Kate is summoned by her WWII veteran father, Steve, and shown a piece of an airplane’s aluminum skin ...Read Review

A Twist of Murder (A Dickens of a Crime)

By Heather Redmond - Published 2022



This is the fifth in a series featuring the youthful Charles Dickens as an amateur sleuth investigating a rot at a private school ...Read Review

To Love a Viking (Tavland Vikings)

By Heather Day Gilbert - By Jen Cudmore - Published 2022


Inspirational Romance

To Love a Viking is set primarily in fictional Tavland, an island near Norway, during the years 998-999 AD, when Christianity was spreading ...Read Review

Escape Route

By Elan Barnehama - Published 2022


Growing up in New York City in the late 1960s, 13-year-old Zach’s life is defined by his Jewish roots and the war ...Read Review

Murder Through the English Post (A Beryl and Edwina Mystery)

By Jessica Ellicott - Published 2022



In 1920s England, someone in the sleepy little village of Walmsley Parva is determined to disrupt a lot of lives. As poisoned-pen letters ...Read Review

An Ocean Apart

By Sarah Lee - Published 2022


In 1954, sisters Connie and Ruby Haynes sail from Barbados to England to join a nurse training programme to aid the fledging National Health ...Read Review

The Call of the Cormorant

By Donald S. Murray - Published 2022



Subtitled “An Unreliable Biography,” this indeed tells the story of a most unreliable and slippery artist, Karl Einarsson. Born in Iceland, he grows ...Read Review

The Hidden Room

By Barbara Durbin - Published 2022


Children/Young Adult

The Hidden Room follows a Ukrainian family hiding from the Nazis during the last year of World War II. Jacob, his parents, sister ...Read Review