HNR Issue 33 (August 2005)

Death on Beacon Hill

By P.B. Ryan - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the third in the Nell Sweeney mystery series set in Boston just after the Civil War. Nell is a governess for ...Read Review

Today’s Embrace

By Linda Lee Chaikin - Published 2005

Genres:

InspirationalSaga

This is the third volume in a series set in southern Africa during the second Anglo-Boer War at the turn of the 20th ...Read Review

Silent Lies

By M.L. Malcolm - Published 2005

Genres:

Adventure

Silent Lies begins in 1910, when ten-year-old Leopold Hoffman, son of a Jewish Hungarian blacksmith, meets the new schoolmaster. Leo’s special gift, an ...Read Review

Ice Road

By Gillian Slovo - Published 2005

Genres:

Saga

Set in the Soviet Union prior to and during World War II, Ice Road makes personal the terrors of Stalin’s era. It ...Read Review

The Girl from Botany Bay

By Carolly Erickson - Published 2004

Genres:

Nonfiction

A crime has been committed: a young woman on foot, journeying alone on the road, has been accosted by three highwaywomen. She’s ...Read Review

Betsy and the Emperor

By Staton Rabin - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

It is the fall of 1815 on the remote island of St. Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean when Napoleon Bonaparte arrives there as ...Read Review

The Illuminator

By Brenda Rickman Vantrease - Published 2005

Genres:

Saga

It is 1349, a time of religious unrest in England. While John Wycliffe works for Church reform under John of Gaunt’s protection, his ...Read Review

By Honor Bound

By Helen A. Rosburg - Published 2003

Genres:

Romance

This historical romance spans thirty-three years, climaxing in 1793 during the Terror. Instead of the expected aristocratic-love-in-the-shadow-of-the-guillotine story, the author presents a romance between ...Read Review

Murder on Old Mission

By Stephen Lewis - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

To answer the question posed by your collective raised eyebrows first, no, the Stephen Lewis who wrote this novel is not me. He’...Read Review

The Chase

By Cheryl Sawyer - Published 2005

Genres:

RomanceThriller

With her latest release, Cheryl Sawyer solidifies her reputation for romance that weds emotional conflict and historical events. As Napoleon Bonaparte escapes Elba, ...Read Review