The Witch and the Tsar

By Olesya Salnikova Gilmore - Published 2022


Historical Fantasy

In the vein of Madeline Miller’s Circe and other feminist takes on long-enduring myths, Gilmore’s debut novel takes a fresh look ...Read Review

The Witch’s Heart

By Genevieve Gornichec - Published 2021


Historical Fantasy

Gods and goddesses are enjoying a popular revival. Genevieve Gornichec has done the same for Angrboda, witch and mother of Norse god Loki’...Read Review

Shadows of Annihilation (A Novel of an Alternate World War)

By S.M. Stirling - Published 2020


Alternate History

In an alternate 1917, America, led by President Teddy Roosevelt, has taken over Mexico as a protectorate. Germany controls Europe and Russia. Paris lies ...Read Review

Black Chamber

By S.M. Stirling - Published 2018


Alternate HistoryThriller

World War I was a globally seismic and infinitely complicated event. The author rises to the challenge of creating an alternate history novel ...Read Review


By Cherie Priest - Published 2017



Whether you are a believer in clairvoyance or a skeptic, you will find a unique combination of charm and darkness in this intense ...Read Review

Between Two Fires

By Christopher Buehlman - Published 2012



It is 1348, and the Black Death has come to wreak its destruction. Thomas, a fallen knight, finds himself in the company of a ...Read Review


By Stephen Baxter - Published 2006 (UK)Published 2007 (US)


Alternate History

In a small village in Northern England in the 5th century, a woman is in the throes of a long arduous labor. At ...Read Review

The Seven Hills

By John Maddox Roberts - Published 2005


Alternate History

The jumping-off point for this alternate history series occurred five generations ago, when Hannibal succeeded in conquering Rome and making the Mediterranean a ...Read Review

Sword of the White Rose

By J. Ardian Lee - Published 2004



This is the fourth and final volume of the historical fantasy series that began with the novel Son of the Sword (2001) and continued ...Read Review

Sword of King James

By J. Ardian Lee - Published 2003



In the third installment of the ‘Summon of the Sword’ series, we rejoin our time traveling hero Dylan (now firmly fixed in the 18...Read Review