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By Caroline Roe -
Loyal followers of the life of Isaac the blind physician take up the tale in 1354 where the 7th novel in the series opens. ...Read Review
By Graham Joyce -
Published 2002 (UK)Published 2003 (US)
Frank Vine enters the world at the end of World War II in the city of Coventry, which is a stark ruin. Born ...Read Review
By John Hough Jr. -
In the turbulent summer of 1968, Lane Hillman, fresh out of Harvard, is spending one more summer working for his father, John Hillman, the ...Read Review
By Peter Lovesey -
When Rose Bell and Antonia Ashton meet outside of Swan & Edgar’s in 1946, it is indeed a life-changing moment. Rosie and Antonia ...Read Review
By Rosalind Brackenbury -
Sarah Henderson is an American journalist traveling in France and North Africa. Before her mother who was stricken with Alzheimer’s died, Sarah ...Read Review
By Peter King -
As the story opens, Jack London meets the owner of one of the many saloons in San Francisco, someone with important matters to ...Read Review
By Elyse Singleton -
Lilian and Myraleen first met as toddlers in 1930 in Mississippi. Growing up in the small black community of Nadir, their earliest aspirations were ...Read Review
By Matthew Waynee -
Andrzej Kowalczyk, born in Poland but now living in Bay City, Michigan, always wanted to be important. In the waning days of the ...Read Review
By Caroline Roe -
In the fifth installment of the Chronicles of Isaac of Girona, the blind Jewish physician decidedly takes a back seat, as though you ...Read Review
By P. F. Chisholm -
Published 1994Published 1999
In 1592, Sir Robert Carey, weary of court life, left London to take up his new post as Deputy Warden of the West March ...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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