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By Tracy Rees -
Published 2015 (UK)Published 2016 (US)
Last year, Tracy Rees’ debut novel won Richard and Judy’s “search for a bestseller” competition. Completely engrossing, it was a worthy selection. ...Read Review
By Colleen McCullough -
Published 2008 (UK)Published 2009 (US)
Whatever became of Mary Bennet, the middle sister of the five young ladies memorialized in Pride and Prejudice? Not nearly as witty as ...Read Review
By Laurie Halse Anderson -
Published 2008 (US)Published 2009 (UK)
Teenaged Isabel and her five-year-old sister Ruth had understood they would be freed upon the death of their owner. But the recent Revolutionary ...Read Review
By Robert Harris -
Harris might be one of the most versatile historical novelists writing today, with successful efforts in alternate history (Fatherland), World War II code-cracking (...Read Review
By Janet Gleeson -
Published 2005 (UK)Published 2006 (UK)
After the death of her husband, Agnes Meadowes obtains employment as a cook. Working in London for the Blanchards, a family of once ...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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