HNR Issue 17 (August 2001)

A Dangerous Compromise

By Shannon Donnelly - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

Clarissa Derhurst is in London for her first season and is determined to a find a rake, with whom she can have a ...Read Review

Almost Heaven

By Judith McNaught - Published 2001

Genres:

Romance

With intelligence and humor, Judith McNaught has created a lively and fun Regency romance. Impoverished Lady Elizabeth Cameron must marry well to save ...Read Review

Angel In Black

By Max Allan Collins - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The most notorious unsolved murder in US history is probably that of the “Black Dahlia,” the young woman whose bisected nude body was ...Read Review

Scrolls Of Testimony

By Abba Kovner - Published 2001

Genres:

Literary

This book intends to remind the reader of the Talmudic scrolls, with a main text down the middle of the page and notes ...Read Review

Death Of A River Guide

By Richard Flanagan - Published 2001

Genres:

Saga

This novel is a wondrous piece of skilled work, and, incredibly, Richard Flanagan’s first novel. His language is as rich and fecund ...Read Review

The Notary

By Catherine Jinks - Published 2001

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Raymond Maillot’s passable skills as a notary have always taken second place to the pleasures of the flesh. However, when the sober ...Read Review

Gilgamesh

By Stephan Grundy - Published 2000

Genres:

Epic

This is a novel-length retelling of the Sumerian “Epic of Gilgamesh,” an adventure tale starring one of mankind’s first action heroes. Gilgamesh ...Read Review

The Dark Virgin

By Oakland Ross - Published 2001

Genres:

Epic

Pitoque is a traveling merchant who sells his wares throughout the Aztec empire. While not an Aztec himself, he acts a spy for ...Read Review

The Winter Holiday Sampler: Seventeen Wonderful Stories of Regency England

By Kelly Ferjutz Ed. - Published 2000

Genres:

Romance

The result of a second contest designed to solicit story entries (the first resulted in A Regency Sampler), this collection’s requirements were ...Read Review

Two Brothers: The Lawman And The Gunslinger

By Linda Lael Miller - Published 2000

Genres:

RomanceWestern

It is 1853, and on a wagon train west a young woman gives birth to twin boys. Soon orphaned, the brothers, Shay and Tristain, ...Read Review