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By James Forrester -
William Harley, Clarenceux, is Queen Elizabeth’s chief herald – and a Catholic. Though he serves his queen loyally, he hides a secret: a ...Read Review
By Georgette Heyer -
Published 2013 (c 1934)
Not Regency but the 1770s; revolution in the air has not penetrated the world of scented boudoirs. The ton follows a trend of ...Read Review
By Anna Loan-Wilsey -
Thirty years have passed since the Civil War erupted, and feelings still run deep in the town of Galena, Illinois, where Hattie Davish, ...Read Review
By Fiona Buckley -
Eleventh in Fiona Buckley’s series featuring Elizabeth I and her spy Ursula Blanchard Stannard, A Rescue for a Queen opens at the ...Read Review
By Shana Galen -
In this Regency-era romance, Lady Elinor Keating has had enough of her loveless marriage and long-absent husband, Lord Winslow “Winn” Keating. Unhappy with ...Read Review
By Alyson Richman -
Published 2001Published 2013
Set during the late 1800s in Japan and in France, this novel is a portrait of two artists, Kiyoki and his father, Ryusei. ...Read Review
By Lenny Bartulin -
It’s 1830. William Burr is recovering from injuries after his latest skirmish chasing mahogany pirates in British Honduras when he receives a request ...Read Review
By Martin Limon -
Sergeant George Sueño and his partner Sergeant Ernie Bascom, American military policemen in South Korea in the early 1970s, have appeared in ...Read Review
By Max Allan Collins -
This is the third and presumably final entry in a trilogy on the JFK assassination which began with Bye Bye, Baby, about the ...Read Review
By Pamela Sherwood -
This historical romance contains all the elements of a typical love story, but with a unique challenge that provides unexpected intrigue. The premise ...Read Review
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