2010

Catherine of Siena: A Passionate Life

By Don Brophy - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

I have long been intrigued by what little I know of Catherine of Siena, one of only three women Doctors of the Church (...Read Review

British Historical Fiction Before Scott

By Anne H. Stevens - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

Anne Stevens examines eighty-five popular historical novels from 1762-1813 and looks in detail at how the genre developed during this period, fifty years ...Read Review

A Kiss for Cade

By Lori Copeland - Published 2010

Genres:

InspirationalRomanceWestern

Left with her dead friend’s four children on her hands in 1885 Kansas, Zoe Bradshaw is not anxious to contact their uncle. Cade ...Read Review

Eight for Eternity: A John the Lord Chamberlin Mystery

By Eric Mayer - By Mary Reed - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This mystery is the eighth in the series set in the time of Emperor Justinian and Empress Theodora in 6th-century Byzantium featuring sleuth/...Read Review

Knight of Passion

By Margaret Mallory - Published 2010

Genres:

Romance

Jamie Rayburn first fell in love with Lady Linnet as a teenager living in Paris, only to find that Linnet was using him ...Read Review

The Fifth Servant

By Kenneth Wishnia - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sara Paretsky’s cover blurb gets it exactly right: Kenneth Wishnia’s The Fifth Servant is indeed “an extraordinary novel.” Set in 16th-century ...Read Review

A Battle Won

By Sean Thomas Russell - Published 2010

Genres:

Nautical

1793, and the Reign of Terror is sweeping through France. Toulon has put itself under the protection of the English Navy. Master and Commander ...Read Review

To Sin with a Scoundrel

By Cara Elliott - Published 2010

Genres:

Romance

The first installment of Elliott’s Circle of Sin series, which features a collective of learned Regency women, focuses on widowed scientist Ciara ...Read Review

The Book of Human Skin

By Michelle Lovric - Published 2010

Genres:

LiterarySaga

This is an ingenious, complicated tale, set on the cusp of the 18th and 19th centuries and ranging from Lovric’s trademark Venice ...Read Review

Bedlam: The Further Secret Adventures of Charlotte Bronte

By Laura Joh Rowland - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In this Victorian mystery-thriller historical, demure but spirited heroine Charlotte Brontë once again races breathlessly through England, France and Ireland accompanied by the ...Read Review