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By Debra Tash -
It is 1777, Philadelphia is held by the British, American troops suffer myriad hardships, and near Saratoga, New York, the Lloyd family farm is ...Read Review
By J.E. Fender -
A seafaring yarn of the American Revolution, Audacity plunges into action and claps on sail. Geoffrey Frost, a bold and cunning privateersman, fights ...Read Review
By Robin Maderich -
Jouncing in a hired carriage on her return to Boston in 1775, Faith meets a mysterious stranger, Mr. Irons. Her friend Ezra Briggs is ...Read Review
By Rosanne Bittner -
This second novel in Rosanne Bittner’s Westward America series (after Into the Wilderness) carries the reader back to the turbulent days of ...Read Review
By J.E. Fender -
Fans of Patrick O’Brian and C.S. Forester will find much to admire in this historical novel, set in 1776 on the coast ...Read Review
By Nicholas Nicastro -
This second volume of a trilogy on the life of the American naval hero, John Paul Jones, starts with his commission to the ...Read Review
By Mary Higgins Clark -
Mary Higgins Clark, well known for her thrilling suspense novels, wrote a short novel years ago (original title: Aspire to the Heavens) based ...Read Review
By Jeff Shaara -
I couldn’t wait for this sequel to Rise to Rebellion; I knew it was going to be superb and was not disappointed. ...Read Review
By Kerrelyn Sparks -
Frothy as a syllabub, For Love or Country has a sparse texture with minimal description, except when it serves the character interplay. Sparks’ ...Read Review
By Catharine Maria Sedgwick -
Readers of historical and classic fiction should welcome this new edition of an early woman novelist’s most highly-regarded work. A lengthy introduction ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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