HNR Issue 42 (November 2007)

The Poisoner of Ptah

By Paul Doherty - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Thebes, 1479 BC. Hatusu is the Pharaoh Queen of Egypt. In the Hall of Two Truths, and with great ceremonial, a peace treaty is ...Read Review

The Betrayed: A novel of the Gifted

By Lisa T. Bergren - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Daria d’Angelo has several devoted followers, including a few who share her God-given gifts of healing and foresight. Ministering to lepers and ...Read Review

The Witch’s Trinity

By Erika Mailman - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Mailman’s second historical novel, set in the small German town of Tierkinddorf between 1507 and 1510, explores the horror of superstition, the inexplicable fear ...Read Review

An Accomplished Woman

By Jude Morgan - Published 2007

Genres:

LiteraryRomance

Jude Morgan follows up his tragic and haunting novel Symphony with this witty, Jane-Austen-inspired comedy of errors. Ten years ago Lydia Templeton spurned ...Read Review

The Courtesan’s Daughter

By Claudia Dain - Published 2007

Genres:

Romance

Caroline Trevelyan, daughter of Sophia, Countess of Dalby, finds fitting into London society in 1802 difficult at best. Much of this difficulty arises from ...Read Review

Lessons of Desire

By Madeline Hunter - Published 2007

Genres:

Romance

Phaedra Blair is the beautiful, eccentric heroine of this Regency romp. The illegitimate offspring of a woman whose philosophy espoused free love and ...Read Review

Bachelor’s Puzzle

By Judith Pella - Published 2007

Genres:

Inspirational

Zach Hartley has been on the run ever since he fled an abusive stepfather at the age of twelve, but now (1882) that he ...Read Review

The Air We Breathe

By Andrea Barrett - Published 2007

Genres:

The First World War looms in the background of this intimate novel, which borrows slightly in themes and setting from Mann’s The ...Read Review

The War Against Miss Winter

By Kathryn Miller Haines - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1943, even in New York City, the heart of American theatre, acting jobs are scarce, so struggling actress Rose Winter works for private ...Read Review

Tokyo Year Zero

By David Peace - Published 2007

Genres:

Literary

Tokyo, August 1946: one year after Japan’s surrender and the extensive bombings of its capital. The murdered bodies of two women are found ...Read Review

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