Olav Audunssøn: I. Vows

By Sigrid Undset - By Tiina Nunnally (trans.) - Published 2020



In 13th-century Norway, Olav and Ingunn are betrothed to each other as children. As teenagers, romantic love grows between them, but their passion ...Read Review

Setting Two Hearts Free

By Janet Grunst - Published 2020



Set mostly in Virginia during the last years of the American Revolution, this is the story of rebel soldier Donald Duncan and of ...Read Review

The Time Gatherer (The Timegathering Series)

By Rachel Dacus - Published 2020



After spontaneously appearing at a rock concert in 1970, George learns that he has a rare gene that allows him to time travel, known ...Read Review

Falcon’s Shadow: A Novel of the Knights of Malta (the Siege of Malta)

By Marthese Fenech - Published 2020


1551. The characters from the first book in the series, The Eight-Pointed Cross, are in turmoil: Domenicus Montesa wants to redeem his father, Augustine, ...Read Review

When Cities Sink Howling in Ruin

By K. Partridge - Published 2020


In 1191 BCE, 18-year-old Iakos, a Danaan Greek, sets sail with his dour Uncle Aithon to learn the sea and, he hopes, warfare, as ...Read Review

A History of the Medicines We Take: From Ancient Times to Present Day

By Anthony C. Cartwright - Published 2020



Medicines and herbal remedies often figure in historical novels, but usually the description is tantalisingly vague, collections of unspecified herbs that happen to ...Read Review

Anna’s Refuge

By Kerryn Reid - Published 2020



London, 1817. Anna Spain’s beguiling innocence spells tragedy for her. During her first London season, she falls in love with dashing Gideon Aubrey, ...Read Review

Running from Moloka`i

By Jill P. Anderson - Published 2020


“At one moment we are being defined, and in the next moment we are defining.” Honolulu, 1884. Mele has always believed her father, a ...Read Review

The King’s Broad Arrow

By Kathryn Goodwin Tone - Published 2020


Children/Young Adult

1775. At thirteen years old, Sam has grown up hearing about the Broad Arrow Laws—laws that reserve all trees suitable for ship masts ...Read Review

The Puritan Princess

By Miranda Malins - Published 2020


Biographical Fiction

The period from 1649 to 1661 was the first and only time in English history, since Aethelstan ruled a united England in the 10th century, ...Read Review