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Here you’ll find our fiction reviews listed by genre, and then alphabetically by author. On this page are Historical book reviews.

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Book Reviews

Books are listed alphabetically by author. All the reviews on this page are Historical books, you can use the drop down menu below to filter through to find a more specific type of book you’re after.

G.S. Denning – Warlock Holmes: A Study in Brimstone

June 24, 2017

Elizabeth Kostova – The Shadow Land

June 24, 2017

Affinity Konar – Mischling

May 8, 2017

Tom Clancy – Red Storm Rising

May 6, 2017

Sarah Schmidt – See What I Have Done

May 6, 2017

Nick Alexander – The Photographer’s Wife

November 21, 2015

Isabel Allende – Eva Luna

October 4, 2015

Monica Ali – Untold Story

November 20, 2015

Kim van Alkemade – Orphan #8

December 30, 2015

Kate Atkinson – A God in Ruins

October 3, 2015

Jean M. Auel – Clan of the Cave Bear

October 4, 2015

Jane Austen – Pride and Prejudice

April 5, 2016

Sejal Badani – Trail of Broken Wings

November 21, 2015

Adam Baker – Terminus

October 3, 2015

Christina Baker Kline – Orphan Train

October 3, 2015

Robert T. Bakker – Raptor Red

December 22, 2015

David Baldacci – Wish you Well

October 4, 2015

Carlene Bauer – Frances and Bernard

August 3, 2016

Louis de Bernieres – Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

January 27, 2016

Jo Bloom – Ridley Road

October 4, 2015

Joseph Boyden – The Orenda

October 4, 2015

John Boyne – A History of Loneliness

April 21, 2017

Anne Brontë – The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

June 22, 2016

Emily Bronte – Wuthering Heights

October 2, 2015

Alison Case – Nelly Dean

February 25, 2016

Emma Chapman – The Last Photograph

November 22, 2016

Amanda Coplin – The Orchardist

November 21, 2015

Ralph Cotton – Dead Man’s Canyon.

October 2, 2015

Catherine Coulter – The Penwyth Curse

October 4, 2015

Clive Cussler – Pacific Vortex.

October 1, 2015

G. W. Dahlquist – The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters

October 3, 2015

G. W. Dahlquist – The Dark Volume

October 3, 2015

Liza Dalby – The Tale of Murasaki

April 30, 2017

Tatiana De Rosnay – Sarah’s Key

April 25, 2016

Athol Dickson – River Rising

October 4, 2015

Anthony Doerr – All the Light We Cannot See

January 15, 2016

Alexandre Dumas – The Count of Monte Cristo

October 3, 2015

James Ellroy – Perfidia

November 20, 2015

Ben Elton – Two Brothers

December 2, 2015

Ben Elton – Time and Time Again

April 24, 2016

Louise Erdrich – The Round House

November 20, 2015

Ariana Franklin – Grave Goods

October 4, 2015

Diana Gabaldon – Dragonfly in Amber

March 31, 2016

Diana Gabaldon – Outlander

March 19, 2016

Antara Ganguli – Tanya Tania

December 31, 2016

Arthur Golden – Memoirs of a Geisha

October 4, 2015

Iona Grey – Letters to the Lost

October 4, 2015

Sara Gruen – Water for Elephants

January 5, 2017

Kristin Hannah – The Nightingale

March 27, 2016

Tessa Harris – Anatomist’s Apprentice

October 4, 2015

Sven Hassel – Monte Cassino

October 4, 2015

Stark Holborn – Nunslinger.

October 2, 2015

Anna Hope – The Ballroom

March 11, 2016

Anthony Horowitz – House of Silk

November 20, 2015

Anthony Horowitz – Moriarty

November 20, 2015

Khaled Hosseini – A Thousand Splendid Suns

October 3, 2015

Khaled Hosseini – The Kite Runner

October 3, 2015

Sheila Hunter – The Heather to The Hawkesbury

March 8, 2016

Eowyn Ivey – To the Bright Edge of the World

January 6, 2017

Eowyn Ivey – The Snow Child

August 5, 2016

Pam Jenoff – The Last Summer at Chelsea Beach

October 4, 2015

Jonas Jonasson – The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden

October 3, 2015

Mary Beth Keane – Fever

June 9, 2016

Kathleen Kent – The Heretic’s Daughter

February 11, 2016

Stephen King – 11 22 63

October 4, 2015

Joyce Kotze – The Runaway Horses

August 5, 2016

Harper Lee – Go Set a Watchman

October 4, 2015

George Macdonald Fraser – Flashman

October 4, 2015

Alistair MacLean – HMS Ulysses

November 21, 2015

Allan Mallinson – A Close Run Thing

October 4, 2015

Daphne du Maurier – Rebecca

October 2, 2015

D E Meredith – Devoured

June 20, 2016

Margaret Mitchell – Gone With the Wind

November 22, 2016

Sue Monk Kidd – The Invention of Wings

October 4, 2015

Jojo Moyes – Honeymoon in Paris

November 20, 2015

Jojo Moyes – The Girl You Left Behind

November 20, 2015

Haruki Murakami – After the Quake

October 4, 2015

Denise Nicholas – Freshwater Road

October 4, 2015

Patrick O’Brian – Aubrey/Maturin Tales

October 4, 2015

Michelle Paver – Dark Matter

October 4, 2015

Jodi Picoult – The Storyteller

October 3, 2015

Sarah Pinborough – Mayhem

October 4, 2015

Anthony Quinn – Curtain Call

January 13, 2016

Julia Quinn – An Offer from a Gentleman

October 4, 2015

Derek Robinson – The RFC Trilogy

October 4, 2015

David F. Ross – The Rise And Fall Of The Miraculous Vespas

March 15, 2016

David F. Ross – The Last Days of Disco

October 10, 2015

Robert Ryan – Dead Man’s Land

October 4, 2015

William Ryan – The Holy Thief

October 4, 2015

William Ryan – The Constant Soldier

November 5, 2016

Elif Shafak – Honor

December 28, 2016

Anita Shreve – The Lives of Stella Bain

November 21, 2015

Nevil Shute – Trustee From the Toolroom.

October 1, 2015

Nevil Shute – A Town Like Alice

October 3, 2015

Tom Rob Smith – Child 44

October 4, 2015

Wilbur Smith – River God

October 4, 2015

Robert Southworth – Spartacus Talons of an Empire

June 11, 2016

Robert Southworth – Spartacus II: The Gods Demand Sacrifice

November 4, 2016

Robert Southworth – Spartacus III: The Pharaoh’s Blade

January 29, 2017

M. L. Stedman – The Light Between Oceans

April 20, 2016