The Queen’s Gold by Steven Veerapen

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The Foundling by Stacey Halls

After achieving success with The Familiars, the bestselling debut hardback novel of 2019, Stacey Halls returns and graces the historical fiction scene with her second novel, The Foundling. Halls reaches new heights, and this is not one to miss. Set in vibrant Georgian London with an explosive opening, Halls unravels a tale of motherhood, mystery, and deceit. TheContinue reading “The Foundling by Stacey Halls”

The Lifeline by Deborah Swift

Following her two previous wartime saga’s, Past Encounters and The Occupation, historical novelist Deborah Swift has created another striking and impressive World War II account in her latest novel The Lifeline. Swift navigates a story of threatened romance, political upheaval, and the tyranny of war. Told from an intriguing, and often lesser-known perspective, Swift sets the story in Nazi-occupiedContinue reading “The Lifeline by Deborah Swift”

Jerusalem: Kingdom Of Heaven by Richard Foreman

Best-selling novelist Richard Foreman once again delivers a thrilling retelling of history in Jerusalem: Kingdom of Heaven – the final instalment to his epic series The First Crusade. Foreman presents Jerusalem as a heavenly kingdom – a city in which the English crusaders are in desperate pursuit of, and which, in turn, the Muslim army must defend at allContinue reading “Jerusalem: Kingdom Of Heaven by Richard Foreman”

Beware Of Greeks by Peter Tonkin

A riveting and gruesome read, Beware of Greeks is an instant success as the first book in Tonkin’s new series The Trojan Murders. Inspired by Homer’s epic poem, the Iliad, and fused with ancient Greek myths, Beware of Greeks follows Odysseus, and his newly acquired rhapsode apprentice, on a mission to recruit Achilles to Agamemnon’s cause – the siege of Troy. InContinue reading “Beware Of Greeks by Peter Tonkin”