HNR Issue 37 (August 2006)

Our Lady of Pain

By Marion Chesney - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

The fourth installment in this post-Edwardian mystery series finds Lady Rose Summer and Captain Harry Cathcart still pretending to be engaged to spare ...Read Review

In the City of Dark Waters

By Jane Jakeman - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  In 1908 Revel Callender, an English lawyer, is living in Venice, taking time off to see all that Italy has to offer. An ...Read Review

The Witness of St. Ansgar’s

By Francis W. Nielsen - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

  The witness of the title is Mario, a young altar boy at St. Ansgar’s German Catholic Church on Manhattan’s Lower ...Read Review

Sunshine After Rain

By Dee Williams - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

  It is April 1912, and sisters Connie and Jenny Dalton wave their father off on his ocean voyage to America. Shortly afterwards comes ...Read Review

Gideon the Cutpurse

By Linda Buckley-Archer - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young AdultTime-slip

  Scriptwriter Linda Buckley-Archer makes a promising debut with Gideon the Cutpurse, the first in a trilogy of young adult time-travel novels. Twelve-year-old ...Read Review

Ophelia

Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

  In a perfect accompaniment to Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Lisa Klein has fleshed out the story of Ophelia for those of us who ...Read Review

The Grand Tour, or The Purloined Coronation Regalia

By Caroline Stevermer - By Patricia C. Wrede - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

  This is a sequel to Sorcery and Cecelia and tells the further adventures of cousins Kate and Cecelia. The setting is England, ...Read Review

Read On… Historical Fiction : Reading Lists for Every Taste

By Brad Hooper - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

  This guide is intended to serve as a resource for librarians who are asked to recommend historical fiction titles or for readers ...Read Review

Jael’s Story

By Ann Burton - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

  Jael, called “most blessed among women” by the Old Testament prophetess, Deborah, is given a full treatment in Burton’s third entry ...Read Review

On a Highland Shore

By Kathleen Givens - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

  In 13th century Scotland, Margaret MacDonald, the laird’s daughter, prepares to wed Lachlan, a cousin of the king. When Lachlan betrays ...Read Review

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