Reviews

Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

By Carol Wallace - Published 2016

Genres:

EpicInspirational

As a Roman procurator rides through Jerusalem, a loose tile falls from a rooftop and hits him. This accident leads to the Jewish ...Read Review

Galba’s Men

By L.J. Trafford - Published 2016

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

This is the second book in the Four Emperors series. Book One – Palatine – ended with Nero’s demise and was written not from ...Read Review

Saviour of Rome

By Douglas Jackson - Published 2016

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

The seventh novel in the superb Hero of Rome series, Saviour of Rome, brings Roman hero, Gaius Valerius Verrens, to Spain, the homeland ...Read Review

The Silk and the Sword

By Ron Singerton - Published 2016

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

This book’s title reflects Rome’s desire to control the silk trade, which meant destroying its primary competitor in the 1st century ...Read Review

Rivals of the Republic: The Blood of Rome, Book 1

By Annelise Freisenbruch - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Hortensia is the daughter of a renowned orator and lawyer. She has been taught by her father in his art and utilizes this ...Read Review

The Prince’s Psalm

By Eric Shaw Quinn - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

The Prince’s Psalm is, simply put, the story of the biblical David, who slew Goliath; and Jonathan, eldest son of King Saul. ...Read Review

Delilah: Treacherous Beauty

By ANGELA HUNT - Published 2016

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Canaan, 1200 BCE. When Delilah’s Philistine stepfather dies, his son Achish sells her mother into slavery and keeps Delilah to abuse and rape.  ...Read Review

Sun Born

By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear - Published 2016

Genres:

Fantasy

Sun Born takes readers on an historical and mythical journey back in time 1,000 years to the vast and booming metropolis of the Cahokia ...Read Review

Treason

By James Jackson - Published 2016

Genres:

Thriller

The story begins in the Azores in 1591. It then moves into the 17th century and, with the death of Elizabeth I, James VI ...Read Review

Thunder Beneath My Feet

By Carolyn Mulford - Published 2016

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

When word reaches the Lawton family that Mr. Lawton has taken ill while on the road, Mrs. Lawton and her son George travel ...Read Review