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Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books
By Jane Kirkpatrick -
Jane Kirkpatrick continues the fictional account of Marie Dorion and her amazing life in this sequel to A Name of Her Own. In 1814, ...Read Review
By Miranda Jarrett -
While trespassing on a duke’s estate, an accident befalls Jenny Dell, sister and accomplice of a charming swindler. After her ducal rescuer ...Read Review
By Madeline Hunter -
In the 1830s, Dante Duclairc is about to flee England to escape his creditors when he collides with a childhood friend, Fleur Monley, ...Read Review
Set in England against the background of the 1831 Reform Act troubles during the reign of William IV, Madeline Hunter’s latest entry in ...Read Review
By Kate Horsley -
Thomas Hall of Boston reasons that his mother’s story about his father being killed in the Civil War doesn’t mesh with ...Read Review
By Ashley Gardner -
This engrossing mystery is set during the Regency period. Captain Gabriel Lacey comes across a mob in a fashionable square, and tries to ...Read Review
By Howard Engel -
With this book, Arthur Conan Doyle joins the ranks of authors as detectives, but unlike Jane Austen et al., Conan Doyle seems more ...Read Review
By Louis Edwards -
“I have … a black servant, who is my slave – in a free country one cannot live without a slave…” (Oscar Wilde, January 1882). Oscar ...Read Review
By Richard E. Crabbe -
It is August, 1889. In his second historical novel after Suspension, Crabbe revisits the lives of Police Captain Tom Braddock and his son, Mike. ...Read Review
By Irene Bennett Brown -
In this light romantic western, Laila Mitchell travels to the wild country of Oregon in the 1890s in search of her grandparents. Among ...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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