HNR Issue 13 (August 2000)

The Waters Between: A Novel of the Dawn Land (Hardscrabble Books)

By Joseph Bruchac - Published 1998

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The Waters Between is Joseph Bruchac’s third novel in the Dawn Land trilogy. Ten thousand years ago, the Abenaki Indians inhabited what ...Read Review

The Blind in Darkness

By Stephen Lewis - Published 2000

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Mystery/Crime

Old Man Powell is found murdered in his cabin, the crime disguised as a scalping. The natural suspect is Massaquoit, an Indian whom ...Read Review

The Year of Jubilo

By Howard Bahr - Published 2000

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Literary

Howard Bahr’s Civil War fiction has already earned praise from critics, casual readers, and the ever-growing number of Americans who remain consumed ...Read Review

Two Moons

By Thomas Mallon - Published 2000

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Literary

By 1877 the Civil War has been over for twelve years, but its legacy remains. Cynthia May, the new human “computer” for the US ...Read Review

That Fateful Lightning

By Richard Parry - Published 2000

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Biographical Fiction

A dying and destitute Ulysses S. Grant must write his memoirs to bring financial security to his wife and family. Mark Twain will ...Read Review

The Red, White, and Blue Murder (Hilda Johansson Mysteries)

By Jeanne M. Dams - Published 2000

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Mystery/Crime

Dams’ second Hilda Johansson murder mystery (following Death in Lacquer Red) opens in 1901 with the assassination of President McKinley. The suspected assassin is ...Read Review

Hawke’S Cove C

By Susan Wilson - Published 2000

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Romance

Forbidden love that is forever young, wartime romance granted by a passion of place, redeems lovers from sin. After a prologue and framing ...Read Review

Leaving Eden

By Ann Chamberlin - Published 1999

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Na’amah is Adam’s daughter by his first wife Lilith, a mother she barely remembers. Yet despite the absence of her mother ...Read Review

The Samurai’s Wife

By Laura Joh Rowland - Published 2000

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Mystery/Crime

Normally the most absorbing aspect of even a historical whodunit is the plot, but in Rowland’s superb Sano and Reiko series her ...Read Review

Peerless Theodosia (Reprise)

By Rebecca Baldwin - Published 2000

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Romance

England and the United States are at war. An overzealous British lieutenant has stopped a ship flying under a neutral flag and taken ...Read Review

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