This audio book is read by Jason Salkey, who played Harris in the SHARPE films, with sound effects provided by the 95th Rifles Re-enactment Society. A musical score by Adam Wakeman adds to this lavish production. A great deal of…Read More...
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Written by: Ulf Schiewe
Published by: Knaur Verlag
Submitted By: Ulf Schiewe
(This review posted by the book’s author) DER SCHWUR DES NORMANNEN (The Norman’s oath) is the third novel of a German series of historic adventures covering the Norman conquest of Southern Italy and Sicily in the 11th century. This series…Read More...
Written by: Jodi Taylor
Published by: Accent Press
Submitted By: John Tyson
History in a zany tale of time travel and other hocus pocus. I defy you to not love it.Read More...
Written by: A C Foster
Published by: One's and Zero's
Submitted By: A C Foster
(This review posted by the book’s author) It’s 1934 and there’s a secret in the Northwest corner of America. Something new. Something deadly. Something that might cause a problem for the Empire of Japan. The Empire wants that secret. It…Read More...
Written by: Angus Watson
Published by: Orbit
Submitted By: Angus Watson
(This review posted by the book’s author) LEGENDS AREN’T BORN. THEY’RE FORGED. Dug Sealskinner is a down-on-his-luck mercenary travelling south to join up with King Zadar’s army. But he keeps rescuing the wrong people. First, Spring, a child he finds…Read More...
Written by: Chris Pourteau
Published by: James C. Pourteau
Submitted By: Chris Pourteau
(This review posted by the book’s author) In Michael Bunker’s Pennsylvania Omnibus, Jedediah Troyer becomes the hero of TRACE’s fight against the Transport Authority. But even before Jed’s adventure begins, the Second War for Pennsylvanian Independence has raged for a…Read More...
Written by: Mathew Harffy
Published by: CreateSpace
Submitted By: Matthew Harffy
(Review posted by the book’s author) Certain that his brother’s death is murder, young farmhand Beobrand embarks on a quest for revenge in war-torn Northumbria. When he witnesses barbaric acts at the hands of warriors he considers his friends, Beobrand…Read More...
Written by: Guy Roberts
Published by: Amazon Digital
Submitted By: Guy Roberts
(This review posted by the book’s author) When disgraced British soldier Jack Starling returns to London he finds his brother murdered. Hidden nearby is a mysterious, hand-written poem hinting at a secret treasure trove of Napoleonic gold. With his own…Read More...
Written by: Mark Urban
Published by: Faber and Faber
Submitted By: Mike Epstein
Brilliant historical biography of Wellington’s right-hand man in the Peninsular campaigns.Read More...
Written by: Charlie Phillips
Published by: New Generation Publishing
Submitted By: Charlie Phillips
(This review posted by the book’s author) When Professor Kit ‘Dusty’ Dallow discovers his past life as a Knights Templar his world is thrown into a maelstrom of Chaos. Dallow is a seasoned historian convinced that the Great Library…Read More...