Becoming St. Patrick: His Slavery

By Eric Foster - Published 2022


Biographical Fiction

Hail Glorious St. Patrick, dear saint of our Isle’ is the opening line of the Irish hymn to their patron saint. This excellently ...Read Review

Society & Civility

By Katherine Cerulean - Published 2022



Ann Marshal, eighteen, was raised in the country and has a love for natural history in this Regency romance.  Lady Harrington, a family ...Read Review

Queen of the Union

By John Zink - Published 2022



This novel, Book 2 of the Queen of the West trilogy, is set in Cincinnati, Ohio, on the brink of the Civil War in 1855. ...Read Review

St. Agnes and the Selkie (Cuthbert’s People)

By G. M Baker - Published 2022


One day, a drenched and seemingly mute young woman knocks on the gate to the abbey of Whitby. Her dark colouring has the ...Read Review

Beneath the Darkening Clouds (The Irish Fortune Series Book 2)

By Juliane Weber - Published 2022



In 1845 Ireland, Quin and Alannah have dealt with loss and heartache and have overcome difficulties in order to be together, but then the ...Read Review

The Apostates (The Seton Chronicles Book 3)

By V E H Masters - Published 2022


Antwerp, 1549: Mainard, a converso married to Bethia, a Scots Catholic, prepares to move his family to Venice. Ultimately, Bethia, her brother Will (a ...Read Review

Epic Historic Adventures: Fearless Frederic

By Felice Arena - Published 2022


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Set in Paris during the flood of 1910, this is the story of how thirteen-year-old Frederic Lefosse and his friends, Thierry and Claire, not ...Read Review

Once Upon a Hillside

By Angela McAllister - Published 2022


Children/Young Adult

A hill.  A distinctive hill: a Down, with flower-spangled turf over white chalk, a stand of woods and a mound at its summit. ...Read Review

Alma: The Wind Rises

By François Place (illus.) - By Holly James (trans.) - By Timothee de Fombelle - Published 2022


Children/Young AdultLiterary

It’s 1786 when this story begins in a remote valley in West Africa where Alma and her family are living a seemingly idyllic ...Read Review

The Ministry of Unladylike Activity (The Ministry of Unladylike Activity, 1)

By Robin Stevens - Published 2022


Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

This is the first in a new series starring May Wong as the protagonist. Regular readers of Stevens will recognise May as the ...Read Review