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By Judith Thomson -
Set in 17th-century France and England, this novel features the daring, brave, and dashingly handsome noble Philip Devalle. Living in the time of ...Read Review
By Joan Fallon -
Joan Fallon is an author I have had the great pleasure of reading before, and once again I wasn’t disappointed. The Eye ...Read Review
By Edwin Page -
Set in the South West of England in 1297 The Shepherd of St Just tells the tale of young Kerra, a girl who finds ...Read Review
By Fenella J Miller -
This is the second in a series of three books. The war has begun and Barbara’s life, apparently settled following her disrupted ...Read Review
By Haidee Belshaw -
This is the second volume of Saba’s Choices. Picking up from where Mother Lake left off, Saba continues her journey in a ...Read Review
By Loretta Proctor -
Set in the 1960s, Dying Phoenix is a love story based around the tumultuous years of a military coup in Greece. Max and ...Read Review
By F E Wharmby -
Romany Gypsy, Culvato Ardry, hopes that one day he will have enough money to replace his wooden barrow with a horse-drawn Gypsy caravan, ...Read Review
By Joan Fallon -
Most of us are familiar with child evacuation during World War 2, but I wonder how many know about child migrants who were sent ...Read Review
By Rob Collinge -
Genealogy has become a popular pastime for many with the ease of access to records we experience in our computerised world. The author ...Read Review
By Gael Harrison -
As this book opens we meet Anna, who begins to reminisce about her mother, Eilidh who died when Anna was only two years ...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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