HNR Issue 28 (May 2004)

Chieftain

By Nan Ryan - Published 2004

Genres:

RomanceWestern

In 1875 Virginia-bred Maggie Bankhead is teaching on a reservation at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. A band of Comanche people arrive, led by their new ...Read Review

The Bride Hunt

By Jane Feather - Published 2004

Genres:

Romance

This second volume in the Matchmaker series, set in early 20th century London, features Prudence, the middle Duncan sister: intelligent, serious, beautiful, with ...Read Review

Toward the Sunrise

By Judith Pella - Published 2003

Genres:

Inspirational

The three Keagan sisters take the fortitude, hope, and wisdom of faith-filled Americans into the vilest of global war situations in this third ...Read Review

Meadow Lark

By Mary Peace Finley - Published 2003

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Leaving her home in Taos, Mexico, to join a wagon train in search of her brother, Meadow Lark’s resourceful 1845 heroine is thirteen-year-old ...Read Review

The Gilded Chamber

By Rebecca Kohn - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical FictionInspirational

This excellent first novel expands upon and breathes new life into the age-old biblical story of Esther. In the 5th century B.C, ...Read Review

Havoc’s Sword

By Dewey Lambdin - Published 2003

Genres:

AdventureNautical

The indefatigable Alan Lewrie sails yet again through troubled waters in Dewey Lambdin’s eleventh sea adventure. Lewrie, now a Captain in the ...Read Review

Lady Allerton’s Wager

By Nicola Cornick - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

Ms. Cornick’s seventh book, Lady Allerton’s Wager is an enjoyable romp through Regency-era England. It is a romp with a touch ...Read Review

The Viscount’s Bawdy Bargain

By Connie Lane - Published 2003

Genres:

Romance

In Regency London, the Dashers and the Blades are clubs whose members are gentlemen of high rank and excessive leisure. When the Blades ...Read Review

Truth

By Jacqueline Sheehan - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

“My biggest problem, according to Mau Mau, was learning to be silent.” Sojourner Truth never did learn to be silent, and many generations ...Read Review

The Horse in the Kitchen: Stories of a Mexican-American Family

By Ralph M. Flores - Published 2004

Genres:

Saga

Mr. Flores, a retired schoolteacher, grew up with the stories his father told him about his childhood in Mexico; they eventually inspired Flores ...Read Review