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Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books
By James P. Reger -
On April 13, 1861, Fort Sumter was in the midst of a nightmarish artillery barrage. Watching from his headquarters, Confederate General Beauregard was more concerned ...Read Review
By Amanda Quick -
Elenora Lodge is in need of an immediate position. As a paid companion, she is having trouble finding an employer who is not ...Read Review
By Kelley Pounds -
When an exiled Apache Mixed Blood’s quest for revenge crashes into a novice nun’s journey towards her past, a good, galloping ...Read Review
Phillips is a good writer who thoroughly researches his books. His Cottonwood, Texas, of 1872, a seedy town awaiting the arrival of the train, ...Read Review
By Tracie Peterson -
In the final years of the Civil War, the Chadwick family’s trek westward to Montana symbolizes their journey closer to God. After ...Read Review
By Judith Miller - By Tracie Peterson -
The opening scene depicts Jasmine Wainwright, a Southern belle complete with chiding mammy. Jasmine meets Bradley Houston and his brother Nolan. Bradley wants ...Read Review
By Anne Perry -
The fourteenth installment in Perry’s William Monk series is, once again, set in Victorian London – full of filth and disease, scoundrels and ...Read Review
By Edited by Anne Perry -
Mr. Pickwick, Miss Havisham, Scrooge, and other familiar characters from the novels of Charles Dickens return to fictional life in this collection of ...Read Review
By Laura Mills-Alcott -
The author was inspired to write this historical romance, set in 1827 Ireland, after hearing Dolly Parton’s rendition of the old ballad “Barbara ...Read Review
By Larry McMurtry -
Book 4 of the Berrybender Narratives begins with the family living under house arrest in Santa Fe. Tasmin Berrybender Snow, grieving over the death ...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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