English Civil War

The Black Friar

By S.G. MacLean - Published 2016

Genres:

AdventureMystery/CrimeThriller

Following in the forbidding footsteps of The Seeker, winner of the CWA 2015 Historical Dagger, The Black Friar sees Damian Seeker, or the Seeker, ...Read Review

Margaret the First

By Danielle Dutton - Published 2016

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Margaret Cavendish was a woman of firsts: she was the first woman to write what is now considered science fiction (The Blazing World); ...Read Review

The Midwife and the Assassin: A Midwife Mystery

By Sam Thomas - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Upon hearing of her nephew’s incarceration in the Tower, Lady Bridget Hodgson departs post-haste for London from her home in the English ...Read Review

A Masterpiece of Corruption

By L.C. Tyler - Published 2016

Genres:

Adventure

As a huge fan of Tyler’s Ethelred and Elsie series, I was very happy to receive this to review and even happier ...Read Review

Command the Raven (An Uncivil War Series)

By M J Logue - Published 2015

Genres:

Adventure

1643. The English Civil War, Captain Holofernes Babbit, ‘Hollie’, and his rough-and-ready troop of Parliamentarian cavalry. A seasoned soldier, Hollie is a man who ...Read Review

Farewell, Cavaliers

By Cheryl Sawyer - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1652 a wounded man wakes up under a tree with weapons and a horse nearby. He is consumed by the need to avenge ...Read Review

Red Horse

By M J Logue - Published 2015

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Red Horse is a novel of the English Civil War that approaches the conflict from the Parliamentarian point of view through the eyes ...Read Review

Marston Moor

By Michael Arnold - Published 2015

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

It may be that I am becoming addicted, but I think Arnold’s Stryker series gets better with each book. This is the 6...Read Review

The Last Roundhead

By Jemahl Evans - Published 2015

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

These are the fictional memoirs of one Sir Blandford Candy, writing at the grand old age of 95 in 1719 – indeed probably the final Roundhead ...Read Review

Lament for a Siege Town

By Clare Hawkins - Published 2015

Genres:

Military

Lament for a Siege Town is concerned with the siege of Colchester of 1648 by Parliamentarian forces while a Royalist army is trapped within ...Read Review