Charlotte Wightwick

The Irish Princess

By Elizabeth Chadwick - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The author brings medieval Ireland alive with her trademark mix of engaging characters, high politics, and romance. As the daughter of an Irish ...Read Review

Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind

By Tom Holland - Published 2019

Genres:

Nonfiction

Dominion is a big book. Not only in length – although topping 500 pages, this shouldn’t be discounted – but in the sheer amount of ...Read Review

A Tapestry of Treason

By Anne O’Brien - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Anne O’Brien’s books seek to give voice to the forgotten women of history, and in A Tapestry of Treason she does ...Read Review

The Phoenix of Florence

By Philip Kazan - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The author returns to Renaissance Italy with The Phoenix of Florence. Onorio Celavini, a commander in the Medici’s feared policy force, investigates ...Read Review

The Familiars

By Stacey Halls - Published 2019

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The Familiars is set in 17th-century Lancashire. It tells the story of the trial of the Pendle witches from the point of view ...Read Review

The Redeemed: The West Country Trilogy

By Tim Pears - Published 2019

Genres:

Saga

The Redeemed follows the lives of two main characters during and after World War I. Leo Sercombe starts the book as a ship’...Read Review

Devices and Desires: Bess of Hardwick and the Building of Elizabethan England

By Kate Hubbard - Published 2018Published 2019

Genres:

Nonfiction

Devices and Desires explores the life of Bess of Hardwick and of her great building projects, especially the still-extant Hardwick Hall. It is ...Read Review

Blood’s Revolution (Holcroft Blood 2)

By Angus Donald - Published 2018

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Set in the turbulent years of the 1680s, Blood’s Revolution follows Holcroft Blood, a brilliant gunnery officer in His Majesty’s Ordnance, ...Read Review

The Monastery Murders (A Stanton and Barling Mystery)

By E.M. Powell - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Monastery Murders is the second of E.M. Powell’s mysteries set in the late 12th century and featuring the crime-fighting duo ...Read Review

The Tudor Crown

By Joanna Hickson - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Set in the turbulent years of the 1470s and 1480s, The Tudor Crown tells of the fight for the crown which led to ...Read Review

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