HNR Issue 57 (August 2011)

Half of the Human Race

By Anthony Quinn - Published 2011

Genres:

Literary

The title refers to women, who for much of this book are without the vote. In summer 1911, Connie Callaway, would-be surgeon and daughter ...Read Review

Wingshooters

By Nina Revoyr - Published 2011

Genres:

Literary

Every once in a while, a book reminds me that literature is more than plot and character, sentences and words. Some are raw ...Read Review

Hothouse Flower

By Lucinda Riley - Published 2011

Genres:

Saga

Julia Forrester, a concert pianist, has high cheekbones, almond eyes and a dark exotic beauty. Slowly recovering from a family tragedy and seeking ...Read Review

Norah: The Making of an Irish-American Woman in 19th-Century New York

By Cynthia G. Neale - Published 2011

Genres:

Norah tells the story of Norah McCabe, an Irish immigrant living in Five Points, a notorious Manhattan slum in the mid-19th century. ...Read Review

Tomorrow’s Garden

By Amanda Cabot - Published 2011

Genres:

InspirationalRomanceWestern

Harriet Kirk moved her five younger siblings to Ladreville, Texas, in 1857 to escape the shame that followed them after loss of their parents ...Read Review

Sweet Revenge: A Lady Hadley Regency Mystery

By Andrea Penrose - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1812, Lady Arianna Hadley, the daughter of a disgraced earl, returns to England from exile in the West Indies to take revenge on ...Read Review

Crown of Dust

By Mary Volmer - Published 2006Published 2011

Genres:

AdventureWestern

The tiny mining town of Motherlode isn’t just another place to try one’s luck in Gold Rush California. It’s also ...Read Review

City of Ash

By Megan Chance - Published 2011

Genres:

The latest novel from seasoned writer Megan Chance is a story of two women at opposite ends of the social spectrum. Geneva “Ginny” ...Read Review

Acceptable Loss

By Anne Perry - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This mystery is set in 1864 London, when homeless children combed the banks and mudflats of the Thames for whatever they could find and ...Read Review

Whisper of Scandal

By Nicola Cornick - Published 2010Published 2011

Genres:

Romance

May 1811. Commodore David Ware has left his widow, society belle Lady Joanna, and his closest friend, Alexander, Lord Grant, a legacy – the guardianship ...Read Review