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By Bob Marshall-Andrews -
Camille Lefebre is an actress but, because of the laws in France about women appearing on stage, she acts as her twin brother, ...Read Review
By Susanna Calkins -
The last thing Lucy Campion, a printer’s apprentice, expected to see while walking along the River Fleet was a ghost. But that’...Read Review
By C.C. Humphreys -
This is the second volume in the series set in Restoration London. It is 1666 and the newly established pairing of Pitman and William ...Read Review
By Andrew Taylor -
The Great Fire rages in London. James Marwood, the narrator, who works as an underling reporter for Joseph Williamson, who in turn is ...Read Review
By Judith Thomson -
Set in 17th-century France and England, this novel features the daring, brave, and dashingly handsome noble Philip Devalle. Living in the time of ...Read Review
By Jessica Cale -
Virtue’s Lady, the second volume in Jessica Cale’s Southwark Saga, resumes the story of beautiful young Lady Jane Ramsey. She has ...Read Review
By Susanna Gregory -
It’s 1665, and a stifling, half-deserted London is in the relentless, terrifying grip of the plague. The naval victory at the Battle of ...Read Review
By C.S. Quinn -
This story takes place in London of 1666, where city blocks and non-believers were burned in cleansing fire. The streets are dangerous for the ‘...Read Review
By Eamonn Martin Griffin -
In August 1666 Tom is working for his father in a bakery in Pudding Lane, London. His brother has become deeply religious and his ...Read Review
By D.M. Denton -
Oxfordshire, England, 1682: Donatella journeys from Genoa to a small English village, joining her Italian mother and English sea captain father in a strange ...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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