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By Lloyd Lofthouse -
When Robert Hart escapes his conservative English family for China, he’s hoping to change his life for the better. Raised with traditional ...Read Review
By Eva Etzioni-Halevy -
It’s the early Iron Age, and the Hebrews, surrounded by enemies, struggle to survive in the Promised Land. Judge and prophetess Deborah ...Read Review
By Cecelia Holland -
This fourth entry in the Corban Loosestrife saga takes us from frozen Viking trading posts to the outskirts of the Byzantine Empire. The ...Read Review
By Suzannah Dunn -
Published 2007Published 2008
Set during the reign of England’s Edward VI, Suzannah Dunn’s fictionalized account of the final two years of the life of ...Read Review
By David Donachie -
Toulon, 1793. In this fourth John Pearce adventure, our hero, now a naval lieutenant, continues to be a thorn in the flesh of Authority. ...Read Review
By Gerri Brightwell -
Brightwell has fashioned a multilayered, Upstairs Downstairs-type mystery that drew me in completely. When I finally paused to reflect, I realized it had ...Read Review
By Sandra Heath -
Washington, July 4th, 1811. Britain is at war with France, America insists on continuing to trade with France, the result being that tensions are ...Read Review
By Jennifer Kloester -
I would not call myself a Heyer fan as such, but a book on Regency life made an enjoyable prospect for a review. ...Read Review
By K.M. Peyton -
Set in World War II, the story begins with Josie’s final term of school being interrupted when she is evacuated from ...Read Review
By Evelyn Coleman -
Clyde Thomason has everything to live for and plenty to escape! His brother is serving as an Army Guard of the famed ...Read Review
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