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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

Bitter Water

By Gordon Ferris - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

July heat rises in post WWII Glasgow. A city councilor dies an agonizing death, his head buried in a bucket of cement. New ...Read Review

Secrets of the Sea House

By Elisabeth Gifford - Published 2013Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

A young couple moves into an old house and uncovers a dreadful secret. This sounds like the beginning of a Victorian melodrama, and ...Read Review