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By Zina Rohan -
Sixteen-year-old Marta always wanted to be a soldier like her father, an officer in the Polish army. Instead she has to settle for ...Read Review
By Hilary Green -
Diana Escott-Stevens, known as Steve, has worked for twelve months preparing agents for missions in France. Then Steve herself applies to join the ...Read Review
By Wendy Soliman -
Clarissa Hartley discovers that her inheritance has been left to the illegitimate son of her late husband. This is devastating news to ...Read Review
By Alexander Connor -
In 1930s Salford, Suzannah Clark is forced to raise her two siblings after her mother, the tailor’s wife of the title, ...Read Review
By Hugh McLeave -
In 1803 it seems nothing can stop Napoleon Bonaparte from invading and conquering England. So, Prime Minister William Pitt creates a plan to thwart ...Read Review
By Margaret Muir -
After the death of her child, Emma’s life is in ruins. In order to survive she must escape from her brutal husband ...Read Review
By Lyn Andrews -
Molly Keegan and Bernie O’Sullivan have been friends since their infancy. As girls they fled Ireland to find a new life in ...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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