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By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear -
This is the 14th in this series of novels about American prehistory. Written by a husband-and-wife team of archaeologists who specialize in the ...Read Review
By Margaret Frazer -
In 1450, England had been warring with France for almost a century. But the English were now on the losing side. There is evidence ...Read Review
By David Garland -
British Army Captain Jamie Skoyles marches on in author David Garland’s successor novel to Saratoga. Captain Skoyles had been taken prisoner along ...Read Review
By Arabella Edge -
It is 1818, and French artist Théodore Géricault is in danger of becoming the 19th century equivalent of a one-hit wonder, unable ...Read Review
By Jade Lee -
Little Pearl, Taoist mistress of the sacred arts, believes that a perfect balance of yin and yang is vital to reach Nirvana, achieved ...Read Review
By Robert Anthony Siegel -
Verena Swann mourns her late husband, Captain Theodore Swann, who died during an Arctic expedition, by channeling his spirit and acting as a ...Read Review
By Valerie Wood -
Valerie Wood is very good at what she does, with a specific style which permeates all her books. Nobody’s Child is again ...Read Review
By Gloria Cook -
Hennaford, a Cornish village, is the setting for the sixth book in the Harvey series. It is 1948 and Jonny Harvey, relegated to training ...Read Review
By Georgette Heyer -
When a crime novel begins with the immortal words “Jimmy the Bastard was cleaning boots …” then the reader can be certain they are ...Read Review
By Amy Patricia Meade -
Marjorie McClelland, the mystery writer, her fiancé police detective, Robert Jameson, and Creighton Ashcroft, her wealthy English editor, are all at the 1935 carnival ...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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