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By Rob Collinge -
Genealogy has become a popular pastime for many with the ease of access to records we experience in our computerised world. The author ...Read Review
By Marjorie Eccles -
Margaret Rees-Talbot is engaged to marry curate Simon Scroope, but her happiness is overshadowed by the recent death of her father, Boer War ...Read Review
By Laura Joh Rowland -
The Shogun’s daughter has died a victim of smallpox, and with her the possibility of an heir. But all is not lost! ...Read Review
By Bernard Cornwell -
I do not generally read series of books, but I do read the Uhtred books, and greet each one with pleasure. It inevitably ...Read Review
By Mary Novik -
In her second novel, Mary Novik explores the life of a woman betrayed by a real historical poet. Muse tells the story of ...Read Review
By Leigh Greenwood -
With the crack of a rifle shot, this romantic adventure is off and running. It is 1865, just weeks after the ending of the ...Read Review
By Freda Lightfoot -
She was once “a leader of fashion, the doyenne of Drury Lane… the adored mistress of a royal prince,” but when Mary Robinson ...Read Review
By Zana Bell -
When Georgiana da Silva overhears her fiancé discussing a plot to murder her beloved brother Charlie, who is hoping to find gold in ...Read Review
By Charles Finch -
Member of Parliament Charles Lenox is always on the run between sessions but, in spite of a myriad of other responsibilities, when his ...Read Review
By Cindy Kelley - By Michael Landon Jr. -
From the director and screenwriters who brought Janette Oke’s Love Comes Softly to life comes this exciting, original series set in Reconstruction-era ...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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