HNR Issue 37 (August 2006)

A Rare Interest in Corpses

By Ann Granger - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  In Victorian England many a penniless young woman of ‘good’ family found that the only form of paid employment available was as ...Read Review

To Distraction

By Stephanie Laurens - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

  Since this is the fifth Regency romance in her Bastion Club series (“a last bastion against the matchmakers of the ton”) and ...Read Review

Midnight Secrets

By Jennifer St. Giles - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

  Dreaming of her cousin Mary’s death, Cassie gives up writing her column on etiquette to masquerade as a housemaid at the ...Read Review

The Wife Trap

By Tracy Anne Warren - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

  Lady Jeanette Brantford was banished from the high society she loved simply because she coerced her more docile twin into switching places ...Read Review

Tiger Bay Blues

By Catrin Collier - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

  Summer, 1930. At her sister’s wedding, Edyth Evans is strongly attracted to the handsome young curate, Peter Slater. Soon, they are “courting” ...Read Review

What Caroline Knew

By Caryn James - Published 2006

Genres:

Literary

  Caryn James’s second novel is a Jazz Age story of the art world that echoes the themes of love, loss and ...Read Review

The Time of Our Lives

By Imogen Parker - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

  It is the 1950s and England is in the grip of coronation fever. In the seaside town of Kingshaven the King family ...Read Review

Behold the Many

By Lois Ann Yamanaka - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

  “Everyone I have ever loved has left me behind.” One character writes these words to another in a letter, but in reality ...Read Review

The Sacrifice

By Kathleen Benner Duble - Published 2005

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

  Abigail Faulkner is a 10-year-old girl living in Andover, Massachusetts, in 1692. Today’s readers will recognize and empathize with her initial “trials.” ...Read Review

Tug of War

By Joan Lingard - Published 2004 (c1989)

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Tug of War is about twins, Astra and Hugo, during the Second World War, fleeing from their home in Latvia with their family ...Read Review