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By Madeline Hunter -
In the 1830s, Dante Duclairc is about to flee England to escape his creditors when he collides with a childhood friend, Fleur Monley, ...Read Review
By Michelle Black -
The booming mining town of Leadville, Colorado, in 1880 is the setting for Black’s latest mystery of the Victorian west, yet for a ...Read Review
By Linda L. Chaikin -
With a rich plot linking family and diamond mining in South Africa, this novel will intrigue both adults and young adults. Evy Varley, ...Read Review
By Diane Noble - By Kathleen Fuller - By Pamela Griffin -
In this collection of Christmas stories set in late Victorian times, the first centers around a doctor, Olivia Endicott-Jones, who runs the Trinity ...Read Review
By Robin Paige -
This is the latest Robin Paige Victorian mystery, with Lord Charles Sheridan and his wife Kate solving the crime. A murder takes place ...Read Review
By Ted Riccardi -
This novel covers the great gap in the Holmes canon, between the time Holmes was supposedly killed at Reichenbach Falls with his archenemy ...Read Review
By Elizabeth Peters (ed.) - By Kristen Whitbread (ed.) -
This beautifully-illustrated companion to Peters’ popular Amelia Peabody series includes essays by various contributors on subjects such as the history of Egyptology, the ...Read Review
By Gioia Diliberto -
John Singer Sargent’s most notorious portrait, Madame X., caused a furor when unveiled in 1884 at the Paris Salon. The subject was a ...Read Review
By V.A. Stuart -
The tyrannical, venal, sadistic, and antisocial ship’s captain is such a common figure in historical fiction about the age of the “iron ...Read Review
By Michael Taylor -
Poppy Silk is the oldest daughter of a navvy, an itinerant labourer working on the railroads of England’s Black Country. With her ...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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