HNR Issue 39 (February 2007)

Cold Rock River

By J.L. Miles - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

In Vietnam-era rural Georgia, insecure Adie falls in love with the most popular boy in high school. She is thrilled when Buck begins ...Read Review

Hearts of Stone

By Kathleen Ernst - Published 2006

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Fifteen-year-old Hannah finds herself the head of her family when her Cumberland Mountain home is torn asunder by the ravages of the Civil ...Read Review

A Needle in the Right Hand of God

By R. Howard Bloch - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

This book is subtitled The Norman Conquest of 1066 and the Making and Meaning of the Bayeux Tapestry. While the author always returns to ...Read Review

The White Cascade

By Gary Krist - Published 2007

Genres:

Nonfiction

In 1910, the Great Northern Railway crossed the Cascade Mountains in Washington State. Two trains loaded with passengers and mail headed west toward Seattle. ...Read Review

Magdalene

By ANGELA HUNT - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical FictionInspirational

Magdalene is a fictionalized account of the life of Mary Magdalene, a close follower of Jesus of Nazareth, told from the viewpoints of ...Read Review

Twilight Magic

By Shari Anton - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

In 12th century England, Lady Emma de Leon envisions the future whenever she stares into a body of water. In one such vision, ...Read Review

In the Shadow of Lady Jane

By Edward Charles - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This novel covers the well-known story of Lady Jane Grey, queen for nine days and executed at the age of sixteen in 1553. It ...Read Review

Drums

By James Boyd - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

Its back cover advertises Drums as “the best novel of the American Revolution ever written.” Frankly, I found that description quite misleading. Drums ...Read Review

The Hart Brand

By Johnny D. Boggs - Published 2006

Genres:

Western

In the tradition of such notable writers as Owen Wister, Louis L’Amour, and Max Brand, author Johnny D. Boggs delivers yet another ...Read Review

The Rules of Seduction

By Madeline Hunter - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

This engaging novel, set during the reign of George IV, features an honour-bound hero and a penniless heroine brought together in a marriage ...Read Review