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By Susan Vreeland -
In Paris of 1876, a young father reluctantly accompanies his wife and four-year-old daughter, Mimi, to his sister’s garden party in Montmartre. Reluctantly, ...Read Review
By Donald Harington -
It’s July, 1939, when Every Dill returns to Stay More, Arkansas, to reclaim his true love, the town’s attractive postmistress, Latha Bourne. ...Read Review
By Iain Pears -
If this short novel doesn’t capture the reader’s attention, then little else will. Scottish painter Henry MacAlpine welcomes his old friend ...Read Review
By Nancy J. Attwell -
A fantasy story must have a king, queen, prince, and princess to enchant the reader with the magical belief that wrongs will be ...Read Review
By Daryl Burkhard -
Kathy and David Henley have just moved to Boulder, Colorado. They have become acquainted with a boy their age, Frank Kessler. A neighbor, ...Read Review
By Scott Oden -
Men of Bronze is set in 526 BC during the death throes of the ancient Empire of the Pharaohs. A captain of the Medjay (...Read Review
By Grace Tiffany -
The Merchant of Venice is arguably one of Shakespeare’s most controversial works. The 16th century tale of vengeance and religious intolerance among ...Read Review
By Caleb Carr -
As Jon Lellenberg (the US representative of the Conan Doyle Estate) tells us in the fascinating afterword to this slight volume, Caleb Carr ...Read Review
By James L. Nelson -
This is second in a series following Glory in the Name. In June of 1862, Lt. Samuel Bowater, Confederate States Navy, arrives in Memphis ...Read Review
By Richard S. Wheeler -
On May 17, 1876, Colonel George Custer led the Seventh Cavalry out of Fort Abraham Lincoln with orders to seek out and subdue one of ...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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