Reviews - Historical

Sanderson Redding takes his family to California to establish a home, but working as an Indian agent doesn’t sit well when he discovers he is required to gather the peaceful Indians in the area for execution.  Changing careers, he obtains a well-paying job as a supervisor with the railroad, only to

Hearts in Winter
Kirsten
Lynn

WESTERN:  Jenny and Garrett were inseparable as childhood friends and as they grew into adults became devoted lovers. Betrayed by their own families, Jenny is sent to Washington D.C. to live with an Aunt and told that Garret, no longer in love with her, has chosen to marry Jenny’s sister, Elsie.

Loving Helen
Michele Paige
Holmes

REGENCY:  Miss Helen Thatcher and her siblings haven’t had the easiest time. After the death of their grandfather, they were left to their father’s “mercy”. Now, her older sister Grace is away, and she has to come up with a plan for her future. And the most tempting one consists of Mr.

Dangerous Secrets
Caroline
Warfield

REGENCY:  “Dangerous Secrets” takes place in Italy in the 1820s, and the book makes good use of its setting, describing Rome in vivid detail, and adding in the conflict between the various city-states and the frequent power struggles, creating a turbulent environment for the heroine, Nora Haley.

The Persuasion of Miss Jane Brody
Isabella
Hargreaves

Jane Brody has an uphill climb to convince people of women’s rights.  Educated and poised in the running of her life and her father’s household, Jane is years ahead of her time.

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