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By Samantha Sotto -
Eminent 17th-century scientist Sir Isaac Newton never married, and he reportedly wasn’t romantically involved with anyone. What if that wasn’t true? ...Read Review
By Anne Perry -
Revenge in a Cold River is the 22nd in Anne Perry’s mystery series set in 1860s London, featuring Commander William Monk of ...Read Review
By Melanie Gideon -
Lux is a single mom, with a penchant for making bad life decisions, living in the San Francisco area in the 1970s. She ...Read Review
By Laura Andersen -
Andersen brings her alternate history series (the linked Boleyn and Tudor Legacy trilogies) to a close in this exciting sixth volume. Queen Elizabeth ...Read Review
By Jane Thynne -
The newest entry in the Clara Vine series, The Pursuit of Pearls takes place in 1939 Berlin. As tensions in Germany are building, and ...Read Review
By Jessica Brockmole -
In 1911, fifteen-year-old Clare Ross has suffered the death of her father and an earlier abandonment by her artist mother. She’s whisked from ...Read Review
By Camille Aubray -
In the spring of 1936, Pablo Picasso is living under an assumed name in the village of Juan-les-Pins and seventeen-year-old Ondine has been tasked ...Read Review
By Alison Weir -
Historian and biographer, Alison Weir, embarks on a new series of novels examining in turn the lives of each of Henry VIII’s ...Read Review
By Martha Hall Kelly -
It might seem that New York socialite Caroline Ferriday, German doctor Herta Oberheuser, and Polish teenager Kasia Kuzmerick have nothing in common. However, ...Read Review
By Laura Andersen -
Laura Andersen continues to explore her alternative history of Elizabethan England, in which Queen Elizabeth I has a daughter with King Philip II ...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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