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By David Dickinson -
Published 2005Published 2007
In February 1902, during a feast at the Inns of Court, a senior barrister mysteriously dies. When a second man is shot dead, Lord ...Read Review
By John Boyne -
This novel is set in 1936 at a time when the nation was shaken by the scandal of Edward VIII’s affair with Mrs. ...Read Review
By Charlotte Bingham -
This story follows a well-worn narrative path. The opening chapters are about a group of young people living the gilded life of the ...Read Review
By Edwin Thomas -
It is 1806, and Lieutenant Martin Jerrold R.N. desperately needs to avoid the consequences of his recent misdeeds. He accepts a risky ...Read Review
By Arabella Edge -
In 1818, under the command of an arrogant and incompetent captain, the Medusa ran aground on a sandbank while en route to Senegal. One ...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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