Category Archives: Historical Fiction

“Room 203C” by David Goldwasser

ROOM 203C David Goldwasser Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478747604 Reviewed by Megan Weiss for Reader Views (9/18) David Goldwasser’s “Room 203C” is a masterpiece of interwoven storylines and characters.  Max, the novel’s protagonist, starts out as a young, scared boy … Continue reading

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“The Aunties” by Deborah Boucher”

THE AUNTIES Deborah Boucher Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478728375 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (9/18) What would any writer do with a box full of diaries that connect back to a time before WWI? In Deborah Boucher’s new novel, “The … Continue reading

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“Cursed” by Jeanne Blanchet

CURSED Jeanne Blanchet Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478747901 Reviewed by Megan Weiss for Reader Views (9/18) Jeanne Blanchet’s “Cursed” is an epic historical account of Christianity’s strong entrance into Roman culture, and how religion came to be more absolute than the power … Continue reading

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“A Hundred Fires in Cuba” by John Thorndike

A HUNDRED FIRES IN CUBA John Thorndike Beck & Branch Publishing (2018) ISBN 9780997264470 Reviewed by Ben Green for Reader Views (07/18) “A Hundred Fires in Cuba” is an excellent read. Actually, let me just put this out there right from the … Continue reading

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“The Dutton Girl” by Stan Freeman

THE DUTTON GIRL Stan Freeman Coffeetown Press (2018) ISBN 9781603817660 Reviewed by Renee Alfrey for Reader Views (7/18) “The Dutton Girl” by Stan Freeman is a historical mystery set in New York City at the beginning of the 20th Century. Detective John … Continue reading

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“The Songs We Hide” by Connie Hampton Connally

THE SONGS WE HIDE Connie Hampton Connally Coffeetown Press (2018) ISBN 9781603816311 Reviewed by Skyler Boudreau for Reader Views (5/18) “The Songs We Hide” by Connie Hampton Connally is a historical fiction novel set in 1951 Hungary during the country’s … Continue reading

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“Father Divine’s Bikes” by Steve Bassett

FATHER DIVINE’S BIKES Steve Bassett BookBaby (2018) ISBN 9781543927597 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (5/18) “Father Divine’s Bikes” by Steve Bassett is not only a great read – it is a cultural experience in the era following World War II. … Continue reading

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