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By Jess Montgomery -
Following up on her successful 2019 mystery, The Widows, Montgomery revisits 1920s Appalachian Ohio in The Hollows. Feisty Sheriff Lily Ross, a character based ...Read Review
By Tasha Alexander -
1902: Lady Emily and her husband, the dashing Colin, visit Pompeii as guests of Emily’s old friend Ivy. While touring the ruins and ...Read Review
By Charles Finch -
This last of the three prequels to Finch’s Charles Lenox mysteries finds our aristocratic detective in his late twenties, in 1855, feeling the ...Read Review
By Will Thomas -
It’s 1892, and Private Enquiry Agents Cyrus Barker and Thomas Llewelyn are hired by the Prime Minister to deliver a satchel containing secret ...Read Review
By Nicholas Meyer -
As in 1974 when he uncovered an unpublished manuscript by John H. Watson and presented it in The Seven Percent Solution, author Nicholas Meyer ...Read Review
By Erin Lindsey -
Second in the Rose Gallagher series after Murder on Millionaires’ Row, this mystery features Rose, a recent inductee into Pinkerton’s, whose talent ...Read Review
By Susanna Calkins -
January 1929. While the Chicago winter rages outside, the atmosphere heats up at the Third Door, the speakeasy where Gina Ricci, heroine of this ...Read Review
By Ashley Weaver -
Amateur sleuth Amory Ames and her devastatingly handsome husband, Milo, travel from their home in London across the Atlantic to attend the wedding ...Read Review
By Andrew Gross -
In New York City in the summer of 1941, Charles Mossman has a long way to go to regain people’s trust. He’s ...Read Review
By Mariah Fredericks -
In 1912, the world is reeling from the sinking of the Titanic. Americans and Europeans are distraught over the fact that over a thousand ...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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