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By Mark Mitten -
In the winter of 1892, the Smith gang, led by Soapy Smith, arrives in Creede, Colorado. Soapy was kicked out of Denver by the ...Read Review
By Hazel I. Rumney (ed.) -
This anthology contains fourteen short traditional Western and American frontier stories, selected and edited by Hazel Rumney, set up to the early 1900s ...Read Review
By Bill Pronzini -
Artemas Jones is a traveling typographer who works with local newspapers for a few weeks, then travels on to the next town. Around 1890 ...Read Review
By S. B. Moores -
Unable to marry Abby, the girl he loves, young Justin Sterling leaves his home in the Ridgetop Valley of Tennessee in the 1830s ...Read Review
By Rod Miller -
Lee Pate is a dreamer. It is the 1840s, and Pate hates the institution of slavery. He decides to uproot his wife and ...Read Review
By Priscilla Royal -
In 1282 in England, Prioress Eleanor, Sister Anne, and Brother Thomas travel to the Mynchen Buckland Priory with a gift to be delivered to ...Read Review
By Arjun Raj Gaind -
In December 1911, the British are preparing to host a grand Durbar while awaiting the arrival of King George V in India. A tent ...Read Review
By Michael Dukes -
After the Civil War, former Confederate Captain Gabriel Kings is leader of a gang of outlaws known as the Avenging Angels. They rob ...Read Review
By James D. Crownover -
In 1918, the great influenza epidemic is sweeping the world. Young ranch hands Silent Cooper and Dempsey Nealy are sent to an abandoned ranch ...Read Review
By Nick Arvin -
Poor Henry Phipps is a young boy whose mother is accidentally killed when the roof of their hovel falls in upon her. He ...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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