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By Larry Watson -
Watson’s latest tale of longing and desperation returns readers to the familiar surroundings of the mid-20th century American West. Margaret Blackledge ...Read Review
By Danielle Sosin -
Across the centuries, three women find their fates bound to the shores of Lake Superior. In 1622, Grey Rabbit, a member of the Ojibwe ...Read Review
By A. LaFaye -
Both rural and city life of the Great Depression come alive in Nissa’s Place. Two years after her free-spirited mother left the ...Read Review
By Faith Sullivan -
In The Cape Ann, Sullivan introduced us to young Lark Erhardt, her mother Arlene, and other family members. In the years leading up ...Read Review
By Margaret Erhart -
Crossing Bully Creek is likely to be mentioned in the same breath with Faulkner because they share some commendable commonalities: a rich ...Read Review
By Sandra Birdsell -
In Katya, Birdsell paints a meticulous portrait of a young girl, Katya Vogt, whose character is shaped as much by the wild landscape ...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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