HNR Issue 64 (May 2013)

Out of the Black Land

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Kerry Greenwood is known for Jazz Age mysteries, but Out of the Black Land is a different animal. Eighteenth dynasty Egypt is portrayed ...Read Review

Mistress to the Crown

By Isolde Martyn - Published 2013

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Mistress Elizabeth Shore is all that a royal mistress should be, and way more! Getting a taste of what the upper class is ...Read Review

The Gilded Fan

By Christina Courtenay - Published 2013

Genres:

The story is set in the 1640s, starting off in Japan and then going via Amsterdam to England at the time of the ...Read Review

Waiting for Spring: Westward Winds, Book 2

By Amanda Cabot - Published 2013

Genres:

InspirationalRomanceWestern

Cabot’s Western romance, the second in a trilogy (after Summer of Promise, 2012), follows a frightened young woman on the run. In 1878, Charlotte, ...Read Review

No Safe Harbor

By Elizabeth Ludwig - Published 2012

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Cara Hamilton arrives in 1897 New York alone on an immigrant ship from Ireland, looking for her brother Eoghan, who fled to America after ...Read Review

Habits of the House

By Fay Weldon - Published 2013

Genres:

Saga

Fay Weldon of Upstairs Downstairs fame has written this first of a trilogy, “delving into the decadent lives of masters and their servants ...Read Review

Timote

By David William Foster (trans.) - By José Pablo Feinmann - Published 2012

Genres:

Literary

David William Foster translated, re-edited and condensed Feinmann’s 2009 novel. In 1970, Peronist rebels kidnap former Argentine president Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, take him to ...Read Review

When Nights Were Cold

By Susanna Jones - Published 2013

Genres:

Thriller

In the early 20th century, Grace Farringdon breaks with the inhibitive practices of her family and society, which held women in the Victorian ...Read Review

The Mussolini Canal

By Antonio Pennachi - By Judith Landry (trans.) - Published 2013

Genres:

Literary

Many dictators from Nero to Napoleon had set out to drain the Italy’s malarial Pontine Marshes, but it was Mussolini who finally ...Read Review

Love for a Soldier

By Mary Jane Staples - Published 2012

Genres:

Romance

Spring 1918. Crash-landed in German-occupied France after an aerial duel with the Red Baron, wounded and desperate for escape, Captain Peter Marsh thinks his ...Read Review

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