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By Elsa Hart -
In 18th-century China, tensions are escalating between the Emperor of China, the Tibetan king, and the Mongols in the north. Li Du, a ...Read Review
By Will Thomas -
Together for the 8th time, Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewelyn, embark on another case. This time, they are called to provide ...Read Review
By Frances Brody -
Published 2014Published 2016
This story, the sixth in the Kate Shackleton mystery series, takes place in 1925 Leeds, England. There are actually two mysteries; they may or ...Read Review
By Maia Chance -
Lola Woodby would be a merry widow if her cheating husband had left her any money. Instead, he left her broke and forced ...Read Review
By Andrew Hunt -
The third book in Andrew Hunt’s Art Oveson mystery series takes place in Utah as war looms in the 1930s. Auto racers ...Read Review
By Tasha Alexander -
This is the eleventh in Alexander’s Lady Emily mystery series set in the Victorian era. Lady Emily goes to Athens and then ...Read Review
By Mignon F. Ballard -
Set in the American South in 1944, this mystery conveys strongly the pressures of war on those left behind. Not only do the characters ...Read Review
By Ashley Weaver -
In this historical mystery set in 1933, Amory Ames, an extremely beautiful young woman, is invited along with her wealthy husband to spend time ...Read Review
By Peter Tremayne -
It is 671 AD, and the beginning of the summer season in the Irish kingdom of Muman, where Fidelma’s brother is king and ...Read Review
By Eleanor Kuhns -
In 1796, itinerant weaver Will Rees returns to his Maine home and finds trouble waiting for him. His sister Caroline berates him for the ...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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