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By Sarah Goodman -
In 1907, two adolescent sisters from New York are forced onto an orphan train to Arkansas when their father is deemed too mentally unstable ...Read Review
By Teri Bailey Black -
Kate Hildebrand is a survivor. At the age of 13, kidnappers associated with her ne’er-do-well father locked her in a dark room for ...Read Review
By Andrew Fukuda -
In 1935, Alex Maki’s teacher assigns him a pen pal, a French Jew named Charlie Levy. Trouble is, Charlie is a girl! Despite ...Read Review
By Jodie Lynn Zdrok -
In 1889, Paris hosted a world’s fair, the Exposition Universelle, for which the Eiffel Tower was constructed to form the gateway, the head ...Read Review
By Charlotte Nicole Davis -
Children/Young AdultHistorical FantasyWestern
On her Lucky Night (induction into prostitution), sixteen-year-old Clementine accidentally kills the brutal “brag” she is forced to entertain. Her sister, Aster, knows ...Read Review
By C. V. Wyk -
The first in a proposed trilogy, Blood and Sand is Wyk’s debut novel about one young woman’s quest for vengeance in ...Read Review
By Kathleen Baldwin -
Set in 1814 England, during the Napoleonic era, Refuge for Masterminds focuses on Lady Jane Moore, one of the five young and gifted women ...Read Review
By A. J. Hartley -
A steeplejack is a craftsman who climbs buildings, chimneys, and steeples in order to carry out repairs or maintenance. It’s a dangerous ...Read Review
By Kathleen Baldwin -
It’s 1814. Napoleon is exiled on Elba, Britain is at war on four fronts, and the beau monde still needs to marry off ...Read Review
By Kiki Hamilton -
Tiki and her family of orphans live in a hideaway adjoining Charing Cross Station in central London in 1871, picking pockets to survive. One ...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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