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Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books
By Mary Balogh -
Fans of Mary Balogh’s previous Regency romance novels centering on the Bedwyn family will surely want to read this, the last in ...Read Review
In Slightly Sinful, Alleyne Bedwyn disappears after the Battle of Waterloo. His instructions to his sister, Morgan, were to wait for his return. ...Read Review
By Sheila Kay Adams -
The Appalachian Mountains around Marshall, North Carolina, in the mid-19th century is the setting of this narrative. Like the ancient ballads brought ...Read Review
By Janet Warner -
I must admit to having been completely ignorant about Catherine Boucher Blake, William Blake’s wife, until I read this book. I’m ...Read Review
By Randall Wallace -
Implausible as it may seem, England sought to procure Russian troops to assist in putting down the American Revolution. While every American schoolchild ...Read Review
By Julia Ross -
Robert Sinclair Dovenby is London’s favorite rogue. His reputation with the ladies is well known. When his current paramour finds two women, ...Read Review
By Jan Needle -
Instead of finding himself before a court-martial for smuggling, Midshipman William Bentley is promoted to lieutenant and assigned to the Biter. Although Captain ...Read Review
By Gert Hoffman -
Translated from the German by the late author’s son, this fictional biography depicts an episode in the life of 18th century scholar ...Read Review
By Liz Curtis Higgs -
Higgs’ romantic saga, based on the Leah-Rachel-Jacob biblical triangle, continues in this sequel to Thorn In My Heart. It is 1789 in Galloway, Scotland, ...Read Review
By Georgette Heyer -
Published 1993Published 2004
Originally published as The Transformation of Philip Jettan, this early work by the admired Georgette Heyer contains the language and idiom of ...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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