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By Mitch Cullin -
In 1947, ninety-three-year-old Sherlock Holmes embarks on a final journey to postwar Japan and ends up drawn into another mystery: helping Mr. Umezaki discover ...Read Review
By Katherine Mosby -
The publisher calls Katherine Mosby’s third novel a love story, but I believe it is more an exploration of a significant period ...Read Review
By René Steinke -
“I cannot bow—I can only fling myself.” –The Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven René Steinke’s gorgeous second novel is a fictional biography ...Read Review
By Lauren Henderson -
In the back of Jane Austen’s Guide to Dating, Lauren Henderson has formulated a questionnaire to determine which Austen heroine you most ...Read Review
By Karen Taschek -
A horse is the link between his two teen-aged keepers throughout this young adult historical set in 1880s New Mexico. The pinto, called ...Read Review
By Margaret Frazer -
It is the year 1449 in Broxbourne, England, and Edward Helyngton knows he is dying. He also knows that once he is gone his ...Read Review
By Elizabeth Aston -
Published 2004Published 2005
To escape her husband’s brutality, young Alethea Darcy Napier slips out a window, and with her stalwart maid, flees England. Dressed as ...Read Review
By Clyde Linsley -
Canny New England farmer Josiah Beede seems equally at home in the murky politics of 1840s Washington, DC, and in the village ...Read Review
By Jory Sherman -
In the latest installment of the Baron Ranch saga, Matteo Aguilar has just burned down the Barons’ Texas ranch in a land feud. ...Read Review
By Sandra Dallas -
The first character we meet in this new Nora Bondurant novel is not a person, but a house. Nora, a character familiar to ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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