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Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books
By Jerry Amernic -
In Gift of the Bambino, Jerry Amernic pens a misty paean to baseball, Babe Ruth, and the hopes and dreams of a young ...Read Review
By Patricia Abbott -
Is it any comfort to know that the “can women have it all?” debate didn’t originate with the current generation? Or is ...Read Review
By Michael C. White -
Though based on true events, not much happens in Michael White’s novel, a vibrant and deeply-felt tale of miscarried justice and anti-Irish ...Read Review
By Lily Tuck -
Through the eyes of a legion of characters from all sectors of society, Lily Tuck gives us the distressing news from mid-nineteenth century ...Read Review
By Colm Tóibín -
This fictional account of the adult life of American novelist Henry James is told in flowing form with insight into the author’s ...Read Review
By Andrew Taylor -
Published 2003Published 2004
Taylor, the author of over twenty novels, knows how to tell a story. This is a can’t-put-down mystery, set in England in 1819. ...Read Review
By Naomi Stahl -
Under her real name, Billie Sue Mosiman, the author of this rather one-dimensional western romance novel has been nominated for a mystery award, ...Read Review
By Lauraine Snelling -
Ruby Torvald manages Dove House, a small hotel in Little Missouri, a frontier community west of Bismarck, Dakotah Territory. Ruby’s dream is ...Read Review
By Harold Schechter -
In many ways, The Mask of Red Death is a typical addition to the psychotic serial killer genre. An insane murderer is on ...Read Review
By Jim Sanderson -
Andrew Nevin, a reporter for the Brownsville Sentinel, relays the news and documents the history of Texas from the 1870s well into the ...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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