HNR Issue 17 (August 2001)

The Burning Times

By Jeanne Kalogridis - Published 2001

Genres:

Fantasy

This novel takes place in southern France during the 1300s, a France beset by the Inquisition and visited by the plague. However, it ...Read Review

Lady Of Skye

By Patricia Cabot - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

Reilly Stanton, the eighth Marquis of Stillworth, is also a trained medical doctor. He accepts a position in Scotland in a small village ...Read Review

Captain Kilburnie

By William P. Mack - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Fergus Kilburnie is an unlikely candidate for officer rank in the Royal Navy of the time of the French Revolution. A Scottish farm ...Read Review

When Stars Begin To Fall

By Denise Williamson - Published 2001

Genres:

InspirationalSaga

After leaving slavery behind, 1851 finds a devout Joseph Whitsun practicing medicine in a small, Negro community outside Philadelphia. Legally, Negroes cannot be doctors ...Read Review

Halide’s Gift

By Frances Kazan - Published 2001

Genres:

Literary

The historical Halide Edib Adivar was the first Turkish student at the American Girls College in Constantinople. Enrolled there in 1897 by her progressive-thinking ...Read Review

Grace

By Jane Roberts Wood - Published 2001

Genres:

There have been many, many novels about World War II, and if the majority of them have focused on life in combat, on ...Read Review

A Treasury Of Royal Scandals

By Michael Farquhar - Published 2001

Genres:

Nonfiction

Writing in a vividly ironic style, Farquhar exposes the excruciating, ridiculous, poignant, stupid, and incredibly weird activities of the ruling classes — royal, imperial, ...Read Review