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By Hilary McKay -
Published 2009Published 2010
This sequel to Frances Hodgson Burnett’s A Little Princess tells readers what happened to Sara Crewe’s friends at Miss Minchin’s ...Read Review
By Barbara Stuber -
In this debut novel, Barbara Stuber explores the meaning of family in Missouri in the summer of 1926. Fifteen-year-old Iris Baldwin has lost her ...Read Review
By Kai Meyer (trans. Elizabeth D. Crawford) -
Published 2007Published 2008
This third volume of Meyer’s Dark Reflections fantasy trilogy takes place in an alternate universe where the Egyptian Empire, with its ...Read Review
By Kathleen Benner Duble -
Quest is the story of the fourth of Henry Hudson’s voyages to try to discover the Northwest Passage to India, which ...Read Review
By Evelyn Coleman -
Clyde Thomason has everything to live for and plenty to escape! His brother is serving as an Army Guard of the famed ...Read Review
By Staton Rabin -
Alternate HistoryChildren/Young AdultTime-slip
In 1916, Alexei, twelve-year-old tsarevich of Russia, records family history in his diary. Russia is in turmoil, and the people are angry with the ...Read Review
By Thelma Hatch Wyss -
If you want to know about the Alaskan Gold Rush and digging for gold, this is the book to read. Written for young ...Read Review
By Thelma Hatch Wyss -
This story highlights three years in the life of a teenage Ute named Elk Girl. The three-part story begins with an innocent ...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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