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By Clare Hawkins -
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
By Cheryl Sawyer -
The Winter Prince is the story of Prince Rupert of the Rhine, nephew to King Charles I and his finest battle commander during ...Read Review
By Alison Stuart -
This novel by Alison Stuart concerns the later part of the Parliamentary era of the English Civil War. It is based on events ...Read Review
By S.G. MacLean -
Oliver Cromwell’s London in 1654 is a place of distrust, censorship, spies and murder. Covert royalists plot to return the son of the ...Read Review
By Robert Hutchinson -
This is the truly astonishing story of one man and his many adventures. The 17th-century soldier and spy Colonel Thomas Blood is perhaps ...Read Review
By The Sword is the first part of a series about two families in the era of the English Civil War, just after ...Read Review
By Anthony Anglorus -
The English Revolution of Oliver Cromwell forms the social and political background of The Prince of Prigs by Anthony Anglorus. It is in ...Read Review
By Katherine Clements -
The Silvered Heart is Katherine Clements’ follow-up to her critically lauded debut, The Crimson Ribbon. With this new story she returns to the ...Read Review
By Antonia Senior -
Henrietta Challoner, called Hen, is a highly educated young girl who prefers education over the traditional role for women of her day. Living ...Read Review
By Noel Harrower -
This is a children’s / Young Adult historical novel set during the English Civil war between the raising of the King’s Standard ...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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