A Girl Made of Air

By Nydia Hetherington - Published 2020


Historical Fantasy

“Everyone is the star of their own show, performing for the passing, faceless crowds. We are all clowns.” On the ground, she was ...Read Review

I, Master Shakespeare

By David Lawrence-Young - Published 2020


Biographical Fiction

Written in the form of William Shakespeare’s autobiography, the novel tells his life story from his birth in April 1564 to his death ...Read Review

For Better, For Worse

By June Francis - Published 2020



This follows the story of Grace who is promised to marry Dougie, her first cousin, in Liverpool in pre-World War Two times. Grace ...Read Review

Blood Feud (Legend of the Cid)

By Stuart Rudge - Published 2020


Much of Hispania in the 11th century is under the domination of Islamic Moors while a few small, squabbling, Christian kingdoms precariously survive ...Read Review

Summer Warrior (The Clan Donald Saga)

By Regan Walker - Published 2020



By the mid-12th century, the Gaels of Ireland, Scotland, and the Isles are hunting down the remnants of the Viking invaders of ...Read Review

Half the Terrible Things

By Paul Legler - Published 2020


A loophole in the U.S. Constitution (vividly documented in the film The 13th) provides for the continuation of slavery, as long as ...Read Review

The Book of Skulls: Book 1 in the Doctresses series

By David Hutchison - Published 2020



The Book of Skulls, book one in the Doctresses series, is a delightfully unconventional historical mystery set in 1875 Edinburgh. It is the first ...Read Review

The Irish War of Independence and Civil War (Irish Perspectives)

By John Gibney - Published 2020



If you are looking for an overview of the ‘Troubles’ which led to Irish independence in 1921 and the subsequent civil war, this is ...Read Review

The Mummy of Monte Cristo

By J. Trevor Robinson - Published 2020


Historical Fantasy

As in the original Count of Monte Cristo, sailor Edmund Dantès is falsely imprisoned in the notorious Chateau d’If in 1815 and ...Read Review

The Parasol Flower

By Karen Quevillon - Published 2020


The best historical fiction seamlessly blends history and fiction. It informs about society in a particular bygone time and engrosses the reader with ...Read Review