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Carver’s Truth

By Nick Rennison - Published 2016

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Mystery/CrimeThriller

London, 1871. Adam Carver, traveller, photographer and sometime intelligencer, is asked by a friend from the Foreign Office to find Dolly Delaney, a West ...Read Review

Versailles

By Elizabeth Massie - Published 2016

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This is the novelisation of the BBC2 drama series Versailles. Ostensibly about the building of the palace, it in fact takes all the ...Read Review

Pengelly’s Daughter

By Nicola Pryce - Published 2016

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Romance

Cornwall attracts romantic novelists; strong passions amid dramatic scenery and wild weather.  Cornish historical romances tend to be set in the late 18th ...Read Review

The Furies of Rome

By Robert Fabbri - Published 2016

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Military

AD 58. Nero is Emperor of Rome and ruling a terrified empire. No one is safe, not even his wife, Claudia Octavia. There is ...Read Review

The Winter Isles

By Antonia Senior - Published 2015

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This book covers the story of Somerled, the first Lord of the Isles, and the constant battles between the inhabitants of Scotland’s ...Read Review

The Stolen Queen

By Lisa Hilton - Published 2015

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This novel, about Isabelle of Angoulême, King John’s second wife, is very well written, and Lisa Hilton has obviously done a ...Read Review

The Looking Glass House

By Vanessa Tait - Published 2015

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Vanessa Tait is the great-granddaughter of Alice Liddell, the Alice of Alice in Wonderland and Alice Through the Looking Glass. In her childhood ...Read Review

The Silent Hours

By Cesca Major - Published 2015

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On 10 June 1944, the village of Oradour-sur-Glane was targeted by the SS. The shocking ordeal which followed forms the climax of this remarkable novel. ...Read Review

Treason’s Daughter

By Antonia Senior - Published 2014

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Henrietta Challoner, called Hen, is a highly educated young girl who prefers education over the traditional role for women of her day. Living ...Read Review

Babayaga

By Tony Barlow - Published 2013Published 2014

Genres:

Fantasy

Babayaga is in some sense an historical novel, in that it is set in Paris in the late 1950s at the height of ...Read Review