Treason of Sparta (The Long War)

By Christian Cameron - Published 2023



Treason of Sparta is the continuing story of Arimnestos of Plataea. This is listed as Book 7 and the final volume of The Long ...Read Review

The Excitements

By Cj Wray - Published 2024


The Williamson sisters are in their nineties. Both World War II veterans, they spend their days being entertained by their kind nephew Archie, ...Read Review

A Wife’s Courage

By Kitty Neale - Published 2023



London, 1944: in the third book of Neale’s Battersea Tavern trilogy, the wife of the title is Maureen, unhappily married to the work-shy, ...Read Review

Psyche and Eros

By Luna McNamara - Published 2023



There has been a marked trend in recent years for the retelling of Greek myths, Jennifer Saint’s Elektra and Madeline Miller’s ...Read Review

A Most Agreeable Murder

By Julia Seales - Published 2023



The first sentence of this entertaining Regency-era page-turner from Julia Seales offers fair warning that tongue-in-cheek is its most appropriate dance style, despite ...Read Review

Napoleon’s Spy

By Ben Kane - Published 2023



Having produced 13 books set in classical times and a further trilogy set in the 12th century, the prolific Kane here turns his attention ...Read Review

The House of Whispers

By Anna Mazzola - Published 2023


Rome 1938. From the first time she meets Dante Cavallera, piano teacher Eva Valenti is fascinated by the good-looking widower, father of her newest ...Read Review

The Ballroom Blitz

By Anton Du Beke - Published 2022


Bombs are falling on London, the blackout is in full swing, and Londoners are making for the shelters as soon as the sirens ...Read Review

A Marriage of Fortune

By Anne O’Brien - Published 2023


Biographical Fiction

1467, and the Paston household in Norwich is rocked by crisis. As more crises occur, the book delves into the hearts and minds of ...Read Review

Marion Lane and the Deadly Rose

By T. A. Willberg - Published 2022



London, 1959. In this the second of Willberg’s Marion Lane novels, she and her colleagues in Miss Brickett’s agency investigate the most ...Read Review

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