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By David Canning -
In 1948, while training to fly bombers in the RAF, Aiden forms a friendship with another pilot, Dennis. Shortly before completing their training, Dennis ...Read Review
By Ciel Dexter -
In the time of the Black Death, a small Roma family travel halfway around the world until they arrive in England. Their journey ...Read Review
By Harriet Steel -
During her lifetime, Lola Montez was, after Queen Victoria, the most famous woman in the Western world. Born Eliza Gilbert in 1821, from youth ...Read Review
By Charles Elford -
Black Mahler tells the story of the almost-forgotten 19th-century composer, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. This book charts his life, beginning with being born to a ...Read Review
By Ronald McQueen -
Cossack is part one in a forthcoming trilogy about the plight of the Cossack people, set around WWII. It is a difficult time ...Read Review
By Malcolm Archibald -
It is 1848 and Scotland Yard have been tracking the progress of the working-class Chartist movement. Worrying new evidence hints at a radical element, ...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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