2009

Bronze Lightning

By Lindsay Townsend - Published 2009

Genres:

Romance

As a trainer for the Bull Rite, Sarmatia knows the risks that come along with this dangerous ceremony. Promising to protect those who ...Read Review

The Golden Cockerel: A New Odyssey

By Kenneth Allen - Published 2009

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Kenneth Allen’s subtitle could also read A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Quest. Tongue-in-cheek, The Golden Cockerel chronicles the ...Read Review

The Badger Riot / The Badger Confession

By J. A. Ricketts - Published 2009

Genres:

Saga

In 1959, an isolated Newfoundland town, Badger, is the scene of a violent labor confrontation, which leads to the death of an Officer of ...Read Review

Pop Goes the Weasel

By Albert Jack - Published 2009Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Albert Jack only reluctantly took to studying the history of nursery rhymes, but then found it to be his most rewarding work as ...Read Review

Newton and the Counterfeiter

By Thomas Levenson - Published 2009Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Isaac Newton is celebrated for his part in the English scientific revolution, but it his part in the contemporary financial revolution that is ...Read Review

The Double Crown

By Marié Heese - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Following coincidentally upon the recent republication of Pauline Gedge’s Child of the Morning (see HNR, Aug. 2010, p.19), this is another novel about ...Read Review

The Rage of Achilles

By Terence Hawkins - Published 2009

Genres:

EpicMilitary

From its opening pages in which a young servant girl (who may or may not be Achilles’s mother) in the house of ...Read Review

Gentleman Captain

By J. D. Davies - Published 2009

Genres:

AdventureNautical

Fictional accounts of the Royal Navy in the Age of Sail, while exciting, tend to follow a predictable storyline of a tough and ...Read Review

May 1812

By M.M. Bennetts - Published 2009

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Literary

This novel is set in 1812 against the backdrop of fear and conspiracy that are rife in England and Europe, and are a consequence ...Read Review

Trades of the Flesh

By Faye L. Booth - Published 2009Published 2011

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Lydia Ketch has been blessed with extraordinary beauty, and cursed by the circumstances of her birth. Born poor, Lydia assumes responsibility for her ...Read Review