HNR Issue 93 (August 2020)

HNR Issue 93 (August 2020)

Stitching a Life: An Immigration Story

By Mary Helen Fein - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Stitching a Life begins in Lithuania, in 1900, where Max, the oldest son of a Jewish family is about to turn 12. When the Russian ...Read Review

At Love’s Command (Hanger’s Horsemen)

By Karen Witemeyer - Published 2020

Genres:

Inspirational RomanceWestern

Sickened by their participation in the massacre of the Lakota at Wounded Knee in 1890, Captain Matthew Hanger and his three devoted friends retire ...Read Review

Say Yes to the Duke: The Wildes of Lindow Castle

By Eloisa James - Published 2020

Genres:

Romance

1781. As stepdaughter to the Duke of Lindow, Violet Astley does not consider herself a ‘real’ Wilde, despite the fact that the rest of ...Read Review

The Degenerates

By J. Albert Mann - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

There is so much about this novel that shouldn’t work—multiple points of view, long episodes of the abuse of young women, ...Read Review

The Magic in Changing Your Stars

By Leah Henderson - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young AdultTime-slip

This time-slip novel for middle-grade readers inhabits the modern small-town life of eleven-year-old Ailey, then sends him, by way of magic, to the 1939 ...Read Review

Rip to the Rescue

By Miriam Halahmy - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Set in 1940s London, this gripping novel about a 13-year-old holds the interest of adults and children alike. Jack serves as a bike ...Read Review

An Independent Heart

By Elizabeth Grant - Published 2020

Genres:

Romance

February 1814: A pawn in her brother’s bid to enter Parliament, Claire Lammond enters into an arranged marriage with Captain Justin Sumners, lately ...Read Review

A Promise on the Horizon

By Ann Pearson - Published 2019

Genres:

A Promise on the Horizon is a beautifully written novel about two French travelers in the Napoleonic Italy of 1811. Henri Beyle, later to ...Read Review

The Tsar’s Locket

By Ken Czech - Published 2020

Genres:

In 1581 near London, Julian Blunt, a former sea captain, walks into a Catholic cemetery towards his wife’s grave. It was for her ...Read Review

The Art of Deception (The Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mysteries 4)

By Leonard Goldberg - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fourth in Leonard Goldberg’s mystery series featuring Joanna Blalock Watson, the daughter of Sherlock Holmes; her husband, Dr. John ...Read Review