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By The Medieval Murderers -
Here is the eighth compilation of interwoven historical mysteries by the changing cast of The Medieval Murderers. As per usual it is the ...Read Review
By Chris Bohjalian -
The title is deceptive, as this is no lightweight beach read but a serious novel set against the background of the “Slaughter You ...Read Review
By Vaddey Ratner -
Vaddey Ratner’s novel, In the Shadow of the Banyan, is as much memoir as it is fiction. This is the thinly cloaked ...Read Review
By Dorothy Hearst -
In this second volume of the Wolf Chronicles series, young wolf Kaala deals with the fallout arising from her heretical belief that wolves ...Read Review
By MICHAEL JECKS -
Here is a tale about the costs of remaining loyal when the tides of favor imprison King Edward II, while his queen, Isabella, ...Read Review
By David Baldwin - By Michael Jones - By Philippa Gregory -
This collection of essays is a gift to those who love historical fiction. It not only functions as a history book for readers ...Read Review
By Bernard Knight - By Ian Morson - By Karen Maitland - By Philip Gooden - By Susanna Gregory - By The Medieval Murderers -
This is an anthology of mystery novellas by the writing team of Susanna Gregory, Bernard Knight, Karen Maitland, Ian Morson, and Philip Gooden, ...Read Review
By Christian Jacq -
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart seems well established in Vienna. In his late twenties, he and his work are sought after and respected. Life in ...Read Review
By Noni Carter -
Good Fortune follows the life of a young African-American woman in the early 1800s from her childhood and capture in Africa, her slavery ...Read Review
By The Medieval Murderers -
Six authors compose the Medieval Murderers: Susanna Gregory, Simon Beaufort, Bernard Knight, Karen Maitland, Ian Morson, and Philip Gooden. I’ve read books ...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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