Historical American Revolution Fiction Reviews


Raider of The Scottish Coast

By Marc Liebman - Published 2020



This Age of Sail novel follows Jaco Jacinto of the Continental Navy, and Darren Smythe, Royal Navy, who start as midshipmen. The story ...Read Review

The Virginia Dynasty: Four Presidents and the Creation of the American Nation

By Lynne Cheney - Published 2020



In this highly readable, engrossing work of nonfiction, Cheney chronicles highlights in the lives of the first four men from Virginia who served ...Read Review

Forget Me Not (The Gents Book #1)

By Sarah M. Eden - Published 2020


Inspirational Romance

After the death of his brother in the American Revolution, Lucas Jonquil set forth to see the world—or at least Europe. Now ...Read Review

A British Heiress in America (Revolutionary Women)

By Becky Lower - Published 2020



Lady Philippa (Pippa) Worthington has stowed away on a ship bound for America near the beginning of the American Revolution. Discovered by the ...Read Review

West of the Alleghenies: A Story of Survival During the Revolutionary War

By Craig Pennington - Published 2020


AdventureBiographical Fiction

Pennington has written an exciting novel about the adventures of an ancestor, Fergus Moorhead, a pioneer settler in western Pennsylvania between 1766 and 1778. Fergus ...Read Review

Black Cotton Star: A Graphic Novel of World War II

By Yves Sente - Published 2020


This graphic novel tells the story of Angela, an African-American assistant to Betsy Ross. In 1776, she conceals a black star under a white ...Read Review

Mari’s Way

By Gilbert and Valerie Lewthwaite - Published 2020


England, 1768. Mari Westin is the eldest daughter of a rich widower. He spends most of his time in his London mansion with his ...Read Review

The King’s Beast: A Mystery of the American Revolution (Bone Rattler)

By Eliot Pattison - Published 2020



The latest installment in Eliot Pattison’s Bone Rattler series, The King’s Beast follows Duncan McCallum, a veteran of the Battle of ...Read Review

The Ghosts of Saratoga

By David Dampf - By David R. Ossont - Published 2019


Children/Young Adult

It’s 1777, and 17-year-old Roland McCaffrey is a scout for General Schuyler, who leads the American militia in upper New York. His immediate ...Read Review

The Tea Chest

By Heidi Chiavaroli - Published 2020



Liberty or Loyalty. This is the question faced by two women—Hayley Ashworth and Emma Malcolm—in Chiavaroli’s engaging multi-period romance. Emma ...Read Review