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Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books
By Victoria Malvey -
It is 1830 and Elizabeth Everley has been “out” for several years. However, she finds fitting in with the demands of the ton difficult, ...Read Review
By Jill Marie Landis -
Born the daughter of a prostitute in Appleby, Maine, in the 1840s, at the age of nine Kate Whittington is abandoned by her ...Read Review
By Peter King -
Call of the Wild author Jack London adds gumshoe to his list of professions in this mystery set on the Barbary Coast, the ...Read Review
By Tracy Fobes -
Although this novel is set in the Scottish Highlands in 1813, it begins with a flashback to 1796 when the Duke of Argyll’s wife ...Read Review
By Robert J. Conley -
This is the eleventh book in the acclaimed Real People series that describes the history of the Cherokee Nation (“The Real People”) from ...Read Review
In Medicine War, the good guys wear white, the bad guys wear black, the violence is swift and detached from human emotion, and ...Read Review
By Patricia Cabot -
Lady Caroline Linford is horrified to discover her fiancé having an affair with another woman! True to her Victorian upbringing, she says nothing. ...Read Review
By Bill Brooks -
Whether psychopathic killer, misunderstood outlaw, or product of the Lincoln County, Nebraska range war (which pitted honest ranchers against corrupt ones), Henry McCarty ...Read Review
By Michael Blake -
In 1874, the US wants to extend their railroads into the southwestern territories, but to do so they must overcome the resistance of the ...Read Review
By Michelle Black -
In November 1868, General Custer penned a letter to his wife in which he mentioned the arrival of a white woman, presumably an Indian ...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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