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By Eloisa James -
1781. As stepdaughter to the Duke of Lindow, Violet Astley does not consider herself a ‘real’ Wilde, despite the fact that the rest of ...Read Review
By Caroline Linden -
1787. Bianca Tate has no interest in marriage. She is a talented glazer at the successful pottery owned by her father, but when he ...Read Review
By Molly Green -
The second in Green’s The Victory Sisters series, this wartime saga has Suzanne Linfoot, a talented violinist, joining the Entertainments National Service ...Read Review
By Eva Leigh -
Jessica McGale is a farmer’s daughter and lady’s companion, but she aspires to more, primarily the rescue of McGale and McGale, ...Read Review
By Gill Paul -
Jackie and Maria explores the eponymous two women and their connection through the millionaire philanderer, Aristotle Onassis. The narrative is divided into two ...Read Review
By Scarlett Peckham -
For those who don’t read Regency, The Rakess is a gender-flipped invention, a feminine form of rakehell, a person who drinks hard, ...Read Review
By Christy Carlyle -
1848. Years ago, Rhys Forester broke Arabella Prescott’s heart. Since then, he has pursued a life of dissipation and self-indulgence, while she remained ...Read Review
By Mandy Robotham -
Venice, 1943: Stella Jilani is leading a double life, working as a typist in the Reich Office, but smuggling out information for the Italian ...Read Review
By Lorna Cook -
August 1940: escaping from a distressing incident at her 21st birthday party at Invermoray House, Constance is the sole witness when a Spitfire crashes ...Read Review
Raine Linfoot longed to be a pilot throughout her teenage years, and before the outbreak of WW2 she had managed to earn her ...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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