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By V. S. Alexander -
Germany, 1943. When fiery destruction is predicted for Berlin, 25-year-old Magda Ritter is sent to live with relatives in Berchtesgaden. Unable to find work, ...Read Review
By Sarah Barthel -
Two young women run away from Richmond to break into the New York theater—an old story, except that this is 1914, and Suzanne ...Read Review
By Donna Everhart -
The Road to Bittersweet is an adventure story and coming-of-age story wrapped into one satisfying package. In 1940, Wallis Ann Stamper and her family ...Read Review
By Alyssa Cole -
Not everyone south of the Mason-Dixon line supports the Southern cause during the Civil War. Marlie Lynch of central North Carolina, the free-born ...Read Review
By Rosemary Simpson -
It’s 1888 in New York City, and young working-class girls are being butchered in a hideous manner reminiscent of London’s Jack the ...Read Review
By Susan Holloway Scott -
In 1777, Elizabeth Schuyler met the one man who’d change her life, and the fledgling nation as well. At the home of her ...Read Review
By C. M. Gleason -
March 4, 1861—President Abraham Lincoln has been inaugurated and has given his first address and is now joining thousands of citizens to celebrate his ...Read Review
By Jessica Ellicott -
Edwina Davenport lives in the cozy English village of Walmsley Parva. With her comfortable living affected so bleakly by the aftermath of WWI, ...Read Review
By Suzanne Gates -
Penny and Rosemary, childhood best friends, decide to try their luck as actresses in Hollywood. While they don’t find instant stardom, they ...Read Review
By Anna Lee Huber -
In 1919 England, young war widow Verity Kent receives an anonymous letter suggesting her husband, Sidney, committed treason. At first, she refuses to believe ...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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