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Valerie

By Joan Smith - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

This is a Regency romp first published in America in 1987 and now published in Britain. Valerie, the eponymous heroine from a genteel, thrifty ...Read Review

Rhiannon

By Vicki Grove - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

In 12th-century England, fourteen-year-old Rhiannon is fascinated by the fate of King Henry’s White Ship, wrecked just months before. After all, many ...Read Review

Death in Hellfire

By Deryn Lake - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the latest novel in Deryn Lake’s excellent John Rawlings mystery series. After his adventures in Cornwall, told in Death and ...Read Review

Companion to Women’s Historical Writing

By Ann Curthoys; Barbara Caine; Mary Spongberg (eds.) - Published 2005

Genres:

Nonfiction

This book explores ‘the many different ways in which women have researched and written history’ in over 150 entries, from Abolition to World History, ...Read Review

Versailles

By Kathryn Davis - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Kathryn Davis makes use of a clever narrative device in this, her fifth novel: she allows Marie Antoinette’s soul to speak. This ...Read Review