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By Jacqueline Winspear -
Circumstances force Maisie Dobbs, the daughter of a widowed costermonger, into service at the age of thirteen. She is fortunate that her employer, ...Read Review
By Michael Raleigh -
After a flood destroys Lewis Tully’s circus in 1919, he vows his circus career is over. However, his lifelong love of the circus ...Read Review
By Julianna Baggott -
Yes, The Madam does refer to the world’s oldest profession, and yes, Alma, the titular madam, does arrive at it in one ...Read Review
By Katherine O'Neal -
If you are in the market for a smart, sassy romance with plenty of action thrown in, Katherine O’Neal’s newest release ...Read Review
By Carola Dunn -
In the eleventh book of Carola Dunn’s Daisy Dalrymple series, Daisy and her family are invited to spend Christmas of 1923 at Brockdene, ...Read Review
By Michael Walsh -
Owen “Owney” Madden, the prohibition-era gangster, is brought to life in this fictional memoir by acclaimed author and screenwriter Michael Walsh. Owen the ...Read Review
By Persia Walker -
The prologue reveals author Persia Walker as a great talent, through the craftsmanship of her nouns and verbs, spiced with qualifiers. The wind ...Read Review
By Michael Kilian -
The story starts with humorous banter between art dealer Bedford Green and his “famously tall and lovely assistant” Sloane. It’s 1925 and Gertrude ...Read Review
By Tracie Peterson -
At a Grand Canyon tourist hotel in 1923, Alexandria Keegan discovers her politician father romancing her fellow Harvey girl. She pelts him with harsh ...Read Review
This, tenth in the series featuring British writer Daisy Dalrymple, finds her in 1923, newly married to Detective Chief Inspector Alec Fletcher of Scotland ...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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