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By Marcus Sedgwick -
Marcus Sedgwick has already published 12 YA novels, and this is his first novel for adults. His YA experience shows in his precise, simple ...Read Review
By Joe R. Lansdale -
Upon the death of his parents from smallpox, Jack Parker begins a trek through East Texas along with his younger sister, Lula, and ...Read Review
By David Morrell -
It’s 1854 in London, and a murderer has just carefully recreated the most heinous mass murder of that century, a brutal, senseless slaughter ...Read Review
By Joe R. Lansdale -
May Lynn dreamed about being a movie star, and when she gets murdered, her three teenaged friends decide to take her ashes to ...Read Review
By Anthony Horowitz -
To the delight of Sherlock fans everywhere, there’s been a definite surge of renewed interest in Sherlock Holmes in recent years thanks ...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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