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By Adele Geras -
Published 2000 (UK)Published 2007 (c1983) (US)
This young adult novel, first published in 1983, follows the lives of a number of mostly Jewish immigrants who are sailing on the SS ...Read Review
By Philippa Gregory -
Published 2000 (UK)Published 2006 (US)
Charles I is on the verge of plunging England into civil war, and John Tradescant, royal gardener, flees the grief of his wife’...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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