HNR Issue 59 (February 2012)

Iago

By David Snodin - Published 2012

Genres:

Adventure

Iago, Shakespeare’s famous villain, has escaped from Cyprus, leaving a trail of corpses behind him. He falls into the hands of Annibale ...Read Review

The Black Hawk

By Joanna Bourne - Published 2011

Genres:

Romance

Joanna Bourne always manages to pack her historical romances with plenty of plot twists, multi-layered characters, and deftly placed historical detail, yet she ...Read Review

The Judas Blade

By John Pilkington - Published 2011

Genres:

AdventureThriller

Betsy Brand, an actress in the relaxed culture of Restoration England, is doing well financially, but her friends and family are not. Being ...Read Review

Star-crossed Seduction

By Jenny Brown - Published 2011

Genres:

Romance

In 1820 Captain Miles Trevelyan is home on leave from India. His main purpose is to find a bride and produce an heir before ...Read Review

A Ship for the King

By Richard Woodman - Published 2011

Genres:

AdventureNautical

Having first gone to sea at the age of sixteen, spending the better part of forty years in various nautical posts, and then ...Read Review

Catching the Eagle

By Karen Charlton - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Catching the Eagle is based on a true story of the theft of £1157 from Kirkley Hall in Northumberland in 1809. Aynsley the steward and ...Read Review

The Turning of Anne Merrick

By Christine Blevins - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

This sequel to The Tory Widow takes place in 1777. Widow Anne Merrick has infiltrated General Burgoyne’s British army as a peddler selling ...Read Review

Prince of Ravenscar

By Catherine Coulter - Published 2011

Genres:

AdventureRomance

In 1831, Lord Julian is being pressed to find a second wife by his mother. She has in mind Sophie, the daughter of her ...Read Review

The Danger of Desire

By Elizabeth Essex - Published 2011

Genres:

Romance

If a reader is looking for a sexy romance that has more than a thin wash of 1799 realism in it, one needn’t ...Read Review

The Unruly Passions of Eugénie R.

By Carole DeSanti - Published 2012

Genres:

Literary

When 17-year-old Eugénie leaves her humble home in France’s foie gras country to follow her wealthy lover to Paris, she has ...Read Review

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