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By Gretchen Woelfle -
When 12-year-old Kit is caught pick-pocketing at the Theatre playhouse in London, he is given a choice: he can go to prison for ...Read Review
By Alison Lloyd -
In 2nd-century China, the Great Wall is crumbling in parts, leaving the country open to barbarian invasion. Chinese soldiers have arrived to repair ...Read Review
By Patricia Elliott -
Eugenie de Boncoeur is a typical 14-year-old aristocrat in France during its Revolution: unaware and frivolous. Although her portrayal is historically accurate, modern ...Read Review
By M. P. Barker -
In 1843, nine-year-old Ethan is indentured to Mr. Lyman, a wealthy Massachusetts shopkeeper. Ethan must work with Daniel, an older Irish boy who at ...Read Review
By Nancy Castaldo -
Nancy Castaldo is a lucky woman–her birthday falls on International Pizza Day! Such a fortunate coincidence combined with her love of pizza ...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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