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Tides of War: A Novel of the Peninsular War

By Stella Tillyard - Published 2011



Set in Regency London and Spain 1812-1815, this novel recounts in short scenes, or vignettes, the key points in the lives of people ...Read Review

A Corruptible Crown

By Gillian Bradshaw - Published 2011


The title is a quote from Charles II’s last speech, though the king makes no appearance in the story. Chapters alternate between ...Read Review

The Law of Angels

By Cassandra Clark - Published 2011



In the summer of 1384, Hildegarde of Meaux, Abbess of the Cistercian order, is forced to leave Deepdale when armed men ransack the place ...Read Review

The Colour of Power: A Story of Theodora, Empress of Byzantium

By Marié Heese - Published 2011


Biographical Fiction

The Colour of Power is a fictional narrative set in Byzantium, the name given to the ancient Greek city founded on the site ...Read Review

Trade Winds

By Christina Courtenay - Published 2010



Trade Winds is this author’s first novel. Set in 1732, the story begins in Scotland, moves to Gothenburg, Sweden, and then to the ...Read Review

Turn of the Tide

By Elisabeth McNeill - Published 2006



It is always interesting reading a sequel when you haven’t read the first book. In this case, it doesn’t really matter, ...Read Review