Mike Ashworth

The Master of Bruges

By Terence Morgan - Published 2011

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The title of the book refers to Hans Memling the painter (1430 – 1494), the central character. With the Duke of Burgundy as his powerful patron, ...Read Review

Reprobates

By John Stubbs - Published 2011

Genres:

Nonfiction

There is a large body of writing about the English Civil War, the events leading up to it and the Cromwellian aftermath. However, ...Read Review

A Rogue of My Own

By Johanna Lindsey - Published 2010

Genres:

Romance

Lady Rebecca Marshall has been appointed a Maid of Honour at Queen Victoria’s court. For a young woman of eighteen this was ...Read Review

The Battle of Britain

By James Holland - Published 2010Published 2011

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

James Holland has chosen May 1939 as the start of the Battle of Britain for this excellent study of a crucial time in British (...Read Review

Hero of Rome

By Douglas Jackson - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

September AD 59. In order to obtain the necessary military experience to make a career in politics, Tribune Gaius Valerius Verrens has a place ...Read Review

McNaughton

By Sian Busby - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The book opens in the winter of 1843. It is a time of political turmoil, with the threat of revolution hanging in the air. ...Read Review

Anatomy of Murder

By Imogen Robertson - Published 2010

Genres:

Thriller

London 1781. Gentlewoman Harriet Westerman and reclusive anatomist Gabriel Crowther have gained a surprising reputation in the field of criminal investigation. When a body ...Read Review

Empire of the Moghul: Brothers at War

By Alex Rutherford - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureBiographical Fiction

The novel opens three months after the death of the first Moghul Emperor, and the coronation of his son, Humayan. Right from the ...Read Review

Honour and the Sword

By A.L. Berridge - Published 2010

Genres:

Epic

1636 – the height of the Thirty Years War. As the story opens, Spanish armies invade King Louis XIII’s France. The sleepy border village ...Read Review

Carthage Must Be Destroyed

By Richard Miles - Published 2010

Genres:

Nonfiction

In the 3rd and 4th centuries before Christ, Carthage was a powerful city state on the North African coast. The author begins by ...Read Review