Reviews

Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books

Lady Scandal

By Shannon Donnelly - Published 2004

Genres:

Romance

Widowed Alexandria Sandal finds her Paris holiday cut short when war is declared between France and England in 1803. Responsible for her 19-year old ...Read Review

Tested by Fate

By David Donachie - Published 2001Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical FictionNauticalRomance

Second of a “trilogy-in-the-making,” this novel delves deeper into the lives of Horatio Nelson, one of England’s greatest naval heroes, and Emma ...Read Review

Sharpe’s Escape

By Bernard Cornwell - Published 2004

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Richard Sharpe and the venerated, dutiful Pat Harper return in a finely honed and sometimes satirical fashion in Cornwell’s twentieth Sharpe novel. ...Read Review

Matchless

By Jane Candia Coleman - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Forget what you might have heard about Augusta Pierce Tabor – that is, if you heard anything. The plain first wife of Horace Tabor, ...Read Review

An Inconvenient Wife

By Megan Chance - Published 2004

Genres:

Saga

As the beautiful daughter of wealthy DeLancy Van Berckel, Lucy Carelton is a member of Caroline Astor’s Four Hundred Set of late ...Read Review

Fire Bell in the Night

By Tim Champlin - Published 2004

Genres:

AdventureMystery/CrimeWestern

The newest novel by Tim Champlin begins with a chance meeting between Alex Thorne, a retired Secret Service agent, and Rudyard Kipling, a ...Read Review

Yesterday’s Promise

By Linda Lee Chaikin - Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

“…And what had suddenly annulled his concern over the betrayal of Lord Bancroft’s abandoned daughter? Power and money. They were Julien’s ...Read Review

A Deal with the Devil

By Liz Carlyle - Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

When Aubrey Montford shows up at Cardow Castle, late and with a son, to take up the position of housekeeper, she is almost ...Read Review

Leading Lady

By Lawana Blackwell - Published 2004

Genres:

InspirationalSaga

Bethia loves the theatre. As wardrobe mistress for London’s Royal Court Theatre, she enjoys seeing “the playwright’s lines delivered with such ...Read Review

Where Heaven Begins

By Rosanne Bittner - Published 2004

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Rosanne Bittner, RITA Award finalist with over fifty historical romances to her credit, sets her first Christian romance on a journey from San ...Read Review