India Edghill

Praetorian: Eagles of Dacia: Volume 3

By S.J.A. Turney - Published 2017



This is the third book in a series, but it’s not necessary to have read the first two to enjoy this delightful ...Read Review

The Order of the Day

By Eric Vuillard - By Mark Polizzotti (trans.) - Published 2018



This slim volume is an icy history written with the deadly incisiveness of fiction – The Order of the Day is an amazing, disturbing, ...Read Review

The Heiress He’s Been Waiting for (Hamilton Cousins)

By Kaitlin O’Riley - Published 2018



In 1894 New York, Sara Fleming has fallen in love—with a man her wealthy parents believe to be an unworthy fortune-hunter. So they ...Read Review

Robert Graves: From Great War Poet to Good-bye to All That (1895-1929)

By Jean Moorcroft Wilson - Published 2018



These days, Robert Graves is known primarily as the writer of the books that became the mega-hit TV series I, Claudius.  But in ...Read Review

Game of Queens: A Novel of Vashti and Esther

By India Edghill - Published 2015


This is a sprawling tale that, despite the title, is as much about two men, Daniel and Hegai, as it is about queens. ...Read Review


By Diana Wallis Taylor - Published 2011



During the reign of the Roman emperor Tiberius, a Jewish family lives a simple life near Jerusalem. The youngest, Mary, is a dreamer; ...Read Review

The Belly Dancer

By DeAnna Cameron - Published 2009


At the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair, young wife Dora Chambers hopes that her appointment as one of the Fair’s Lady Managers will ...Read Review

Betray the Night: A Novel about Ovid

By Benita Kane Jaro - Published 2009


Biographical Fiction

By the year 8 CE, Augustus Caesar has ruled Rome for over thirty years, and the Republic is slowly becoming an empire. In that ...Read Review

Soul of Fire

By Sarah A. Hoyt - Published 2008



In a Victorian world in which magic exists and shapeshifters are executed, Peter Farewell has fled England to hide the fact that he’...Read Review

Sea of Poppies

By Amitav Ghosh - Published 2008



An epic tale of the opium trade in 1838 and its far-reaching effects, Sea of Poppies is a book of amazing skill and scope. ...Read Review

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