HNR Issue 38 (November 2006)

A Reason To Live

By Maureen McKade - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

During the Civil War, Laurel Covey nurses young Confederate soldiers. In a journal, she records their dying words and wishes, promising to relay ...Read Review

Murder In Little Italy

By Victoria Thompson - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the turbulent immigrant neighborhoods of late 1890s New York, Tammany Hall ward heelers juggle political power while other ethnic groups protect their ...Read Review

The Vote

By Sybil Downing - Published 2006

Genres:

Kate Brennan is a college graduate who stumbles upon a picket line of woman suffragists outside the White House in Washington, DC, during ...Read Review

All For Love

By Dan Jacobson - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

In All for Love, Dan Jacobson brings to light a tempestuous turn-of-the-century affair amid the petty royals of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Princess Louise ...Read Review

The Serpent’s Tooth

By Michelle Paver - Published 2006

Genres:

Michelle Paver has written a very good book in The Serpent’s Tooth. It is the final part of her Eden trilogy but ...Read Review

Beneath Us The Stars

By David Wiltshire - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

Most wartime romances seem doomed, especially those between US servicemen and young British girls holding the home front. But when Mary Rice, a ...Read Review

Song Of Ireland

By Juilene Osborne-McKnight - Published 2006

Genres:

Fantasy

Song of Ireland, Osborne-McKnight’s fourth novel, once again gives insight into all things Irish. Reaching back into Irish myth, she draws readers ...Read Review

The Witches’ Mark

By Donald Lightwood - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

A fishing village in Fife at the time of Charles II. Pheemie is an old, lonely, deformed woman who lives in a little ...Read Review

Scarlett Rules: When Life Gives You Green Velvet Curtains, Make a Green Velvet Dress

By Lisa Bertagnoli - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

Advice books don’t really seem to have been Scarlett O’Hara’s thing. She never was all that good at taking advice, ...Read Review

Blackbeard

By Angus Konstam - Published 2006

Genres:

NauticalNonfiction

While other pirates have faded from memory, Blackbeard still conjures up vivid imagery of pirates terrorizing people and shipping for about two years ...Read Review

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