HNR Issue 49 (August 2009)

Early’s Fall

By Jerry Peterson - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sheriff James Early is an old-fashioned lawman in late 1940s Kansas confronted with a gruesome murder and a daylight bank robbery that leads ...Read Review

Tutankhamun

By Nick Drake - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Thebes, 1324 BC. Tutankhamun has inherited an empire that should be at the height of power and glory. The King, only just 18 years old, ...Read Review

Lark and Termite

By Jayne Anne Phillips - Published 2009

Genres:

Literary

Set in 1950s Virginia, Lark and Termite is a suspenseful novel focusing on a cast of characters affected by love, loss, dreams of ...Read Review

Michal

By Jill Eileen Smith - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical FictionInspirational

Adhering closely to the traditional Bible story found in the books of Samuel, Smith places Michal, daughter of semi-mad King Saul of ancient ...Read Review

Little Gods

By Anna Richards - Published 2009

Genres:

LiterarySaga

This is a story revolving around four people, Jean, Gloria, Jack and Denny. It begins in England just before WWII. Jean and Gloria ...Read Review

Journey to the Well

By Diana Wallis Taylor - Published 2009

Genres:

Inspirational

In a familiar New Testament story, Jesus meets a Samaritan woman by a well, speaks to her in spite of custom, and then ...Read Review

Death on the Ice

By Robert Ryan - Published 2009

Genres:

Adventure

As every British schoolchild used to know, Captain Robert Falcon Scott led an expedition to win the South Pole for King and Empire ...Read Review

Lavinia

By Ursula Le Guin - Published 2009

Genres:

FantasyLiterary

The setting and characters of this novel all stem from Virgil’s poem the Aeneid. In the poem, the character of Lavinia is ...Read Review

Three Times Blessed

By Lori Copeland - Published 2009

Genres:

InspirationalRomanceWestern

In post-Civil War Texas, Audrey Pride is excited to visit her friend Willow in Thunder Ridge, after which she expects to take up ...Read Review

Angel Train

By Gilbert Morris - Published 2009

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

The Pilgrim’s Way, a devout religious community in Pennsylvania, decides to accept the government’s offer of free land in the West. ...Read Review