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By Angus Donald -
In this third volume of the series, Holcroft Blood, on the Williamite Campaign in Ireland in 1689-1690, is ready to unleash cannons on ...Read Review
By Heather Morris -
Cilka Klein was a real woman who endured not only Auschwitz but also the Russian gulag: two of the most brutal places of ...Read Review
By Anton Du Beke -
The sequel to One Enchanted Evening (HNR 89), Moonlight Over Mayfair explores the complicated lives of the staff and patrons of London’s luxurious ...Read Review
By Bill Swiggs -
This is a compelling story of the struggles, hardships and consequent adventures of a group of carefully put together characters who, for one ...Read Review
By Rory Clements -
Tom Wilde, American professor resident in Cambridge, UK, occasional secret agent and despiser of all things Nazi, now appears in this, the fourth ...Read Review
By David Barbaree -
The Bay of Naples, August, A.D. 79, at the Roman Imperial summer residence. The Flavians, now under Emperor Titus, have ruled Rome since ...Read Review
By Tom Harper - By Wilbur Smith -
In 1754, while Theo and Connie Courtney are living in India, a French army attacks their fort, and they experience the tragic death of ...Read Review
By Mollie Walton -
This is the debut saga from Walton, a successful transition for the author, who also pens historical fiction under her real name, Rebecca ...Read Review
By Harry Sidebottom -
An exciting standalone historical thriller, The Lost Ten is set in 3rd-century Rome and has all the attributes of a top war movie. ...Read Review
By Imogen Robertson - By Wilbur Smith -
In 1887 Cairo, Egypt, sixteen-year-old Amber Benbrook and her fiancé, Major Penrod Ballantyne, are enjoying an idyllic life. Following the earlier Siege of Khartoum, ...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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