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By Stuart Rudge -
Antonio Perez is the younger son of a brave knight and warlord, but he prefers to study holy texts and contemplate the world ...Read Review
By Ben Kane -
In this sequel to Lionheart, Ben Kane again shows that he knows his new era inside out and can tell a wonderful story. ...Read Review
By Joy Lanzendorfer - By Narek Malian -
Published 2020Published 2021
Point Zero tells three separate stories concurrently. Although they are intercut with each other, they deal with different people at different times and ...Read Review
By Melissa Oliver -
In the year 1218, Isabel de Clancey is accosted as a girl while traveling to her betrothed’s home in France. William Geraint, also ...Read Review
By Marie Powell -
Powell’s Last of the Gifted series covers a slice of history already immortalized in Sharon Kay Penman’s Welsh Trilogy and Edith ...Read Review
By Edward Marston -
England, 1086. In the author’s fifth Domesday adventure, we follow Ralph Delchard, a Norman soldier, and Gervase Bret, a talented lawyer, who work ...Read Review
By S.J.A. Turney -
Northern Spain, 1212. Following victory at the Battle of Navas, three Templar Knights return to their home preceptory of Rourell. But all is not ...Read Review
By James Hutsen-Wiley -
The world at the beginning of the 12th century is a complicated place for a child born of the union between a Christian ...Read Review
By Elzbieta Cherezinska -
Set mainly in Poland, Denmark, and Sweden from about 984 to 997 AD, The Widow Queen is the story of Swietoslawa, daughter of Duke Mieszko ...Read Review
By Edward Marston -
Marston is a prolific author, and confident in his art. Here’s a brisk murder-mystery set in the aftermath of the Conquest, following ...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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