Reviews

Reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books

Lost in Tanganyika

By Thomas Thorpe - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Thomas Thorpe continues his breezy, immensely enjoyable series of Victorian murder mysteries starring English married couple William and Elizabeth Darmon with this latest ...Read Review

Tales of Byzantium

By Eileen Stephenson - Published 2015

Genres:

Short Stories

Eileen Stephenson’s brief book consists of three long short stories set in different periods in the history of the Byzantine Empire. The ...Read Review

Broken

By Traci L. Slatton - Published 2014

Genres:

Fantasy

“A fallen angel is trapped in the web of German occupation. The deadly noose of Nazi control grows ever tighter, ensnaring her and ...Read Review

Days of Messiah: Volume One – The Healer’s Touch

By Amber Schamel - Published 2013

Genres:

Inspirational

The first volume in Amber Schamel’s The Healer’s Touch series centers on a young Galilean mother named Aaliyah, who is contentedly ...Read Review

Sissi: The Last Empress

By Danny Saunders - Published 2015

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The fictionalized life story of Elisabeth of Wittelsbach, commonly nicknamed “Sissi,” forms the spine of Danny Saunders’ novel. In 1854 Sissi married Franz Josef ...Read Review

Doctor Margaret in Delhi (Book 2 of the Azadi Series)

By Waheed Rabbani - Published 2015

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The second volume in Waheed Rabbani’s Azadi Series (following Doctor Margaret’s Sea Chest) continues the adventures and life story of Canadian ...Read Review

Alchemy’s Daughter

By Mary A. Osborne - Published 2015

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There are very few options in life for a merchant’s daughter in medieval Italy. You enter an arranged marriage, or you take ...Read Review

Alberix the Celt Book 2: Hear Again the Lark

By Albert Noyer - Published 2015

Genres:

Military

“Julius Caesar’s political successes at Rome earn him governorship of two provinces and three legions. Although absent, he effectively runs the government ...Read Review

Alberix the Celt Book 1: Weep the Long Sorrow

By Albert Noyer - Published 2014

Genres:

Military

“In the spring of 58 BCE the Celtic tribe of Helvetii, then settled in present-day west -central Switzerland and pressured by Germanic tribes from ...Read Review

Essie’s Roses

By Michelle Muriel - Published 2015

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Michelle Muriel’s tremendously impressive debut novel takes place in the Antebellum South and centers on the experiences of four remarkable women: Katherine ...Read Review