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By Shannon Donnelly -
This pleasant romance takes place almost exclusively on country estates during the Regency period. The primary interaction takes place between an independent, intelligent ...Read Review
By Eric Mayer - By Mary Reed -
This fourth in the authors’ John the Eunuch series is a prequel to the other three. Set in Constantinople in 525 AD, we are ...Read Review
By Michael Kilian -
Michael Kilian’s U.S. Civil War secret agent, Harrison Raines, journeys to New Mexico to combat Confederate agents in his fourth adventure. ...Read Review
By Takashi Matsuoka -
Published 2002Published 2003
In 1861, Japan has been opened to Western trade, igniting a clash of cultures. Emily Gibson is one of a small group of Christian ...Read Review
By Denise Giardina -
In the year 2001, Lydde Falcone is a 55-year-old single woman living abroad when she’s notified of the death of her dearly loved ...Read Review
By Anne Perry -
This is the 23rd volume in the Thomas and Charlotte Pitt series, and I will say, from the beginning, that it is probably ...Read Review
By Leah R. Cutter -
Leah R. Cutter’s debut novel soars like the magic creatures that fill its pages. It is the story of Xiao Yen, a ...Read Review
By Lawrence Goldstone - By Nancy Goldstone -
Published 2002Published 2003
In mid-sixteenth century Europe, a scholarly genius named Michael Servetus published a book contesting the doctrine of the Trinity, proposed that blood circulated ...Read Review
By Margaret Frazer -
This twelfth installment of the Dame Frevisse historical mystery series is a testament to the popularity and excellence of Margaret Frazer’s writing. ...Read Review
By Jen Holling -
Mona Graham is the keeper of the Clachan Fala, a magical bloodstone that grants powers, such as the ability to read minds, to ...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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