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By Rebecca Alexander -
In The Secrets of Blood and Bone, Rebecca Alexander picks up where she left off in the first part of her trilogy, combining ...Read Review
By Barry Levinson -
I knew this was a good book when I was laughing out loud during the prologue. A few pages later I laughed myself ...Read Review
By Gary Krist -
Extravagance opens in London in the 1690s. The hero is William Merrick, a young man who comes to London to make his fortune. ...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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