HNR Issue 81 (August 2017)

City of Masks

By S. D. Sykes - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the third novel in Sykes’ Somershill Manor series, but can be read as a standalone. Set in 1358 Venice, as Oswald de ...Read Review

The Dolocher

By Caroline Barry - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

1756, English-ruled Ireland, and its largest city, Dublin, is experiencing its own version of the murderous rampage of London’s Jack the Ripper. A ...Read Review

Too Deep for Words

By Andrea Boeshaar - Published 2017

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

This book follows Carrie Ann Collier and her sister, Margaret, through the last days of the American Civil War. The women had endured ...Read Review

The Good People

By Hannah Kent - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

A small village in early 19th-century Ireland is featured in this rustic tale of superstition and folklore. Nóra Leahy’s newly motherless ...Read Review

Judgment at Appomattox

By Ralph Peters - Published 2017

Genres:

The fifth installment of Peters’ Battle Hymn Cycle series focuses on the last combat between regular forces of the United States and the ...Read Review

Death at the Seaside

By Frances Brody - Published 2016Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Private investigator Kate Shackleton is in dire need of a holiday, and heads from London to the seaside town of Whitby to rest ...Read Review

Shadows of the Dead

By Jim Eldridge - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Set in London, England, in 1921, this is the second mystery in the DCI Paul Stark series. Stark is a widower, the father of ...Read Review

Shot in Southwold

By Suzette A. Hill - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It’s 1960, and Lady Fawcett accepts an invitation to the set of a film being shot in Suffolk by her daughter Amy’s ...Read Review

White with Fish, Red with Murder

By Harley Mazuk - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Down-and-out private eye Frank Swiver needs one more case to keep his agency going. Out of the blue comes an offer to discuss ...Read Review

Mothering Sunday

By Graham Swift - Published 2016Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

Despite the title, Mothering Sunday is lacking in mothers. It is the story of what a young housemaid and orphan, Jane Fairchild, chooses ...Read Review