2013

The Luck Bringer

By Nick Brown - Published 2013

Genres:

Military

Nick Brown sets himself a difficult challenge in attempting to write a novel with original elements set in ancient Greece, immediately prior to ...Read Review

To Be a Queen

By Annie Whitehead - Published 2013

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Everyone has heard of Alfred the Great; not everyone knows of his daughter, Æthelflæd, ‘Lady of the Mercians’. This is a shame ...Read Review

Dubh-Linn

By James L. Nelson - Published 2013

Genres:

NauticalSaga

Thorgrim Night Wolf wants to go home, but his family wants to stay in Dubh-Linn. Without a long ship, he must participate in ...Read Review

Fin Gall

By James L. Nelson - Published 2013

Genres:

Nautical

Finding a gold crown encrusted with jewels and amber should be cause to celebrate, but worries plague Thorgrim Night Wolf. His jarl and ...Read Review

Mago Scrolls: An Epic Saga of the Punic Wars

By Morgan Hart - Published 2013

Genres:

Epic

Although Morgan Hart’s novel Mago Scrolls opens with a prolonged scene set in Rome (a virtuoso scene combining violence and eroticism), the ...Read Review

A Handful of Straw

By Mary Rensten - Published 2013

Genres:

A Handful of Straw is both a historical romance and an examination of attitudes to witchcraft. Rensten has carefully researched the trial of ...Read Review

Ravenfeast: Farewell to Legend

By Alan Robert Lancaster - Published 2013Published 2013-11-04

Genres:

Military

Ravenfeast: Farewell to Legend by Alan Robert Lancaster is somewhat of a tour-de-force to get into. Obviously well researched and carefully composed, it ...Read Review

Portrait in Black and Gold

By Carol Damioli - Published 2013

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Historical novels frequently tell the story of a woman succeeding in the even more male-dominated societies of the past. This fictional biography of ...Read Review

Game

By Trevor Shearston - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Although he was the son of convicts transported from Great Britain to Australia, Ben Hall didn’t seem headed for a life of ...Read Review

Black Star

By Steve Marshall - Published 2013

Genres:

Military

The year is 1941 (apart from a short prologue in 1937) and evil is of course afoot. Willi Schaaf is not only a member of ...Read Review