Christmas Homecoming

By Diane Noble - By Kathleen Fuller - By Pamela Griffin - Published 2003


InspirationalShort Stories

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

Death at Glamis Castle

By Robin Paige - Published 2003



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

The Oriental Casebook of Sherlock Holmes

By Ted Riccardi - Published 2003


Mystery/CrimeShort Stories

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

Amelia Peabody’s Egypt

By Elizabeth Peters (ed.) - By Kristen Whitbread (ed.) - Published 2003



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

I am Madame X

By Gioia Diliberto - Published 2003


Biographical FictionRomance

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

The Valiant Sailors

By V.A. Stuart - Published 2003



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

Poppy Silk

By Michael Taylor - Published 2003



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

The Money Dragon

By Pam Chun - Published 2002


AdventureBiographical Fiction

According to author Pam Chun, in late 19th and early 20th century China, a man’s status was heightened through his accumulation of ...Read Review

I’ll Tell You What: The Life of Elizabeth Inchbald

By Annibel Jenkins - Published 2003


Biographical FictionInspirational

In this comprehensive biography of the late 18th-early 19th century literary luminary, Jenkins charts Inchbald’s transformation from married actress, to widowed playwright ...Read Review

The Heroic Garrison

By V.A. Stuart - Published 2003



The Indian Mutiny of 1857-1858 is a watershed event in the history of British India. A rebellion by regiments of the British-officered units ...Read Review