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By Margaret Mitchell -
Published (c.1936)Published 1991 (UK)Published 2007 (US)
With this reissue of Gone with the Wind, I decided that it was time for me to finally read this Pulitzer Prize winning ...Read Review
By Rosalind Laker -
To Dance with Kings is a lengthy, absorbing, and richly detailed family saga that follows the lives and passions of four generations of ...Read Review
By Elizabeth Berg -
This warm, heartfelt home front novel tracks one American family in Chicago during the Second World War. As the story opens in 1943, Kitty ...Read Review
By Juliet Marillier -
Bridei has been King of Fortriu for five years, and his people have known great contentment. He decides it is now time for ...Read Review
By Laurie Graham -
Written in diary form covering the years 1932 to 1946, these entries document the life of the fictional, recently widowed Maybell Brumby, Baltimore heiress and ...Read Review
By Wilma Wall -
Elsa Meier is a child of China. As the daughter of an American missionary and his wife in the 1930s, Elsa feels most ...Read Review
By Angela Davis-Gardner -
While teaching at a Tokyo school in the 1960s, Barbara Jefferson receives a bequest from her Japanese surrogate mother and mentor, Michiko Nakamoto. ...Read Review
By Kathleen McGowan -
Described as an autobiographical religious thriller, this is the first book of a trilogy. It contains elements – religion, murder, conspiracy – which have been ...Read Review
By Victoria Lustbader -
Lustbader’s enticing debut novel is a multi-generational family saga that pulsates with life. Hidden spans the years 1917 to 1925 in New York City, ...Read Review
By S.H. Post -
Samsara Moon is the debut novel from HNS member S.H. Post. The story follows the life of British military man Captain ...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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