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By Tony Mitton -
This beautifully produced book is a retelling of the Norse and Germanic legend of Wayland the smith. The story is told in rhyming ...Read Review
By Adele Geras -
When Aeneas and his soldiers, battle-weary and almost shipwrecked, arrive on the shores of Carthage seeking refuge they are welcomed with open arms ...Read Review
By John Dickinson -
Once upon a time Michel Wery had been a firm supporter of the French Revolution, but the Terror, the atrocities and the new ...Read Review
By John Boyne -
Published 2006Published 2007
The story opens in Berlin during World War II and is told through the eyes of nine-year-old Bruno who lives with his parents ...Read Review
By Linda Newbery -
1898. Samuel Godwin, fresh from Art College, is appointed art tutor to 19-year-old Juliana Farrow and her 16-year-old sister Marianne by their widower father, ...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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