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By Lynn Cullen -
Sibling rivalry and its consequences are at the heart of this gripping character-driven novel set in the Midwest during the Depression era. Even ...Read Review
By Johanna Lindsey -
There is rather a lot going on in this Regency romance. The main plotline follows the romantic relationship that develops between Vanessa Blackburn, ...Read Review
By Kristin Harmel -
Straddling two time periods, The Winemaker’s Wife chronicles the little-known story of the French resistance in the Champagne region of France during ...Read Review
By Marjan Kamali -
Set primarily in 1953 Tehran, The Stationery Shop is where two teenagers meet and fall in love. But this isn’t just love, it ...Read Review
By Juliette Fay -
1921. Irene Van Beck and Millie Martin, dancers in a burlesque show, have just jumped from a moving train, a plan they kept hidden ...Read Review
By Julia Kelly -
In 2017 in Barlow, Gloucestershire, a mansion is up for sale. The deceased owner’s grandniece hires an antique dealer. While evaluating the mansion’...Read Review
By Sherry Jones -
Josephine Baker may not be as well-known as some other movie stars of her era, but her rags to riches story is one ...Read Review
By Johanna Lindsey -
A Western romance taking place during the Gold Rush in 1880s Montana, Marry Me by Sundown by Johanna Lindsey has an interesting premise. ...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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