HNR Issue 82 (November 2017)

The Life and Death of Sherlock Holmes

By Mattias Boström - By Michael Gallagher (trans.) - Published 2017



This is not a Sherlock Holmes pastiche nor a fictional biography of the fictional detective. This is a non-fiction book about Sherlock Holmes ...Read Review

The End of the Tether

By Harold R. Thompson - Published 2017



In 1781, following six gruesome years of the American war of independence, two patriot brothers, Daniel and Joshua from Boston, are in Virginia battling ...Read Review

Ricasoli Soldier

By Joe Scicluna - Published 2017Published c2013



Set in the first decade of the 19th century on the small Mediterranean island of Malta, this is the story of Leo Bonanno, ...Read Review

Serafina and the Splintered Heart

By Robert Beatty - Published 2017


Children/Young Adult

According to the author, this third book in the Serafina series is the last. Set at the glamorous Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North ...Read Review

Stalin’s Meteorologist: One Man’s Untold Story of Love, Life, and Death

By Olivier Rolin - Published 2017



In 1934 Alexey Feodosievich Wangenheim, senior government meteorologist and loyal Communist Party member of long standing, is collected by the security services, summarily tried ...Read Review