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By Simon Scarrow -
Published 2014 (US)Published 2015 (UK)
The latest entry in Scarrow’s Roman Series begins in 52 AD, with the pursuit of a secret agent through the streets of Rome. ...Read Review
By Tracy Rees -
Published 2015 (UK)Published 2016 (US)
Last year, Tracy Rees’ debut novel won Richard and Judy’s “search for a bestseller” competition. Completely engrossing, it was a worthy selection. ...Read Review
By Beryl Matthews -
Published 2006 (US)Published 2015 (UK)
In 1890, Queenie Bonner is a happy and boisterous two-year old living in the slums of London. When she is ‘sold’ by her parents ...Read Review
By Seán Haldane -
Published 2014 (US & CAN)Published 2015 (UK)
It’s 1869, and Victoria, Canada is a diverse place. Europeans, Americans, Indians, and Chinese all inhabit the rough-and-tumble colony. Oxford-educated Chad Hobbes, fresh ...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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