HNR Issue 59 (February 2012)

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

The Scottish Prisoner

By Diana Gabaldon - Published 2011

Genres:

Adventure

I admit it – I am a major Diana Gabaldon fan and a particular devotee of her Lord John Grey character. To say I ...Read Review

A Necessary Deception

By Laurie Alice Eakes - Published 2011

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

England, 1812: Young widow Lydia Gale helps parole an imprisoned Frenchman and starts a chain of events that takes her from the sparkling life ...Read Review

The Power and the Glory

By William C. Hammond - Published 2011

Genres:

Nautical

The decade between the end of the American Revolution and the War of 1812 was a crucial challenge for the United States. Lacking a ...Read Review

Sweeter than Birdsong

By Rosslyn Elliott - Published 2012

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

This is the second book in the Saddler’s Legacy series, set in the 1850s. Sweeter than Birdsong is a fictionalized account of ...Read Review

Sup with the Devil

By Barbara Hamilton - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Barbara Hamilton’s third book in the Abigail Adams Mystery series is set on the cusp of the American Revolution, and her husband, ...Read Review

The Circus of Ghosts

By Barbara Ewing - Published 2011

Genres:

New York in the 1840s. Cordelia Preston and her daughter, Gwenlliam, are on the run. Cordelia is a professional mesmerist and (back in ...Read Review