Category Archives: Historical Fiction

MOON HUNT

Moon Hunt by W. Michael Gear & Kathleen Gear Genre: Historical Fiction Series: North America’s Forgotten Past #24 Publisher: Forge Books (November 21, 2017) Author Information: Website Length: 416 pages My Rating: 3 stars Moon Hunt is the third book of the Morningstar Trilogy but also book twenty-four of North … Continue reading

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INDIE WEDNESDAY: GLEN CRANEY

Along my reading journey, I’ve made a conscious decision to include self-published, indie, and small press works in my reading schedule.  But it is difficult to know where to start: So many new authors and books to examine to find … Continue reading

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ONLY THE STONES SURVIVE

Only the Stones Survive by Morgan Llywelyn. Genre: Historical Fantasy Series: Standalone Publisher: Forge Books (January 5, 2016) Length: 304 pages My Rating: 3.5 stars   This was my first foray into Morgan Llywelyn’s Celtic historical fantasy novels.  Sure, I’ve … Continue reading

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THE GOLDEN HORN

The Golden Horn by Poul Anderson. Genre: Historical-Fiction Series: The Last Viking #1 Publisher: Open Road Media (December 8, 2015) Length: 272 pages My Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars I’m a fan of history. Any history really. I love … Continue reading

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THE SHARDS OF HEAVEN

The Shards of Heaven by Michael Livingston. Genre: Historical-Fiction Series: The Shards of Heaven #1 Publisher: Tor Books (November 24, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 416 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars The Shards of Heaven … Continue reading

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TREBIZOND by NJ HOLMES

My rating is 2 out of 5 stars. While it might surprise those who follow me, I really do not like to write tough reviews or give a novel a low star rating. I’d much rather click that 5 star … Continue reading

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Hawks of Outremer by Robert E. Howard

Hawks of Outremer by Robert E. Howard Genre: Historical Fiction — Medieval Crusades Series: Stand Alone Novel Publisher: Donald M. Grant Publishers (1979) Length: 165 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Robert E. Howard was one of those … Continue reading

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FALL OF KINGS by DAVID GEMMELL

Fall of Kings by David Gemmell Genre: Historical Fiction Series: Troy #3 Publisher: Ballantine Books (August 27, 2007) Length: 496 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. Troy: Fall of Kings is the end of David Gemmell’s epic historical … Continue reading

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SHIELD OF THUNDER by DAVID GEMMELL

Shield of Thunder by David Gemmell Genre: Historical Fiction Series: Troy #2 Publisher: Ballantine Books (March 27, 2007) Length: 512 pages My Rating: 2 out of 5 stars. Book one of this series started off slow but really picked up … Continue reading

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LORD OF THE SILVER BOW by DAVID GEMMELL

Lord of the Silver Bow by David Gemmell Genre: Historical Fiction Series: Troy #1 Publisher: Ballantine Books (October 31, 2006) Length: 483 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. Wow, a … Continue reading

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