Historical American Revolution Fiction Reviews


Time’s Convert

By Deborah Harkness - Published 2018



Phoebe Taylor and Marcus Whitmore (aka Marcus MacNeil) wish to be married. But first, Phoebe needs to be reborn—she’s to become ...Read Review

Love & War

By Melissa de la Cruz - Published 2018


Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

In this sequel to Alex & Eliza, Alexander Hamilton has married Elizabeth Schuyler. It’s 1781 and Alex, anxious to be part of the ...Read Review

Apostles of Revolution: Jefferson, Paine, Monroe, and the Struggle Against the Old Order in America And Europe

By John Ferling - Published 2018



Ferling’s new entry explores the vision of Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, and James Monroe of an independent America and a democratic Europe. ...Read Review

My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler

By Laura Kamoie - By Stephanie Dray - Published 2018


Biographical Fiction

Hamilton, the smash Broadway musical, was the authors’ inspiration for this sweeping novel about Alexander Hamilton’s wife, Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton. The writing ...Read Review

The King’s Salt

By David More - Published 2018



In Book Four of the Smithyman Saga, it is 1778, and Sir Thomas Smithyman and his comrades remain loyal to the Crown. They lose ...Read Review

Hamilton and Peggy!: A Revolutionary Friendship

By L.M. Elliott - Published 2018


Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

Set in late-1700s New York during the American Revolution, this is an entertaining homage to Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical, Hamilton. Peggy Schuyler, ...Read Review

The Lacemaker

By Laura Frantz - Published 2018



In Williamsburg, Virginia, on the eve of the American Revolution in 1775, Elizabeth Lawson is set to marry the man her Tory father picked ...Read Review

Crossing Point

By James Glickman - Published 2017


The American Revolution has begun, and is threatening to spill out of Boston in April 1775 when Guy Watson, slave to Rhode Island’s ...Read Review

I, Eliza Hamilton

By Susan Holloway Scott - Published 2017


Biographical Fiction

In 1777, Elizabeth Schuyler met the one man who’d change her life, and the fledgling nation as well. At the home of her ...Read Review

I Survived the American Revolution, 1776

By Lauren Tarshis - Published 2017


Children/Young Adult

This book is a part of the popular “I Survived” series, written for upper elementary readers to bring them a first-person narrative of ...Read Review

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