Editorial Review – The Falconer’s Apprentice

  Title: The Falconer’s Apprentice Author: Malve von Hassell Genre: YA / Historical fiction   The Falconer’s Apprentice is a coming-of-age novel that follows the journey of a young man named Andreas, who has only known life inside the walls of Castle Kragenberg as an apprentice to a falconer. When a falcon named Adela is… Read More Editorial Review – The Falconer’s Apprentice

Editorial Review – Farewell My Life

  Author: Cynthia Sally Haggard Title: Farewell My Life: Buona Notte Vita Mia Genre: Historical Fiction / Coming-of-Age   This intriguing tale explores the hopes, plans, and struggles of Angelina, the stubborn youngest daughter of a troubled Italian-American family, and her two daughters. A widow, Angelina became a “fallen woman,” acting as a mistress over… Read More Editorial Review – Farewell My Life

Editorial Review – Fire in the Rectory

  Title: Fire in the Rectory and two more John Nolan detective novellas Author: Stan Freeman Genre: Historical fiction / Historical detective / Mystery   This collection of three short detective stories offers a chronological continuation of John Nolan’s career as a private investigator in New York City from 1915–1918. A recent immigrant from Ireland,… Read More Editorial Review – Fire in the Rectory

Editorial Review – Helena’s Choice

  Title: Helena’s Choice Author name: Patty Apsotolides Genre: Historical Fiction   This novel tells the story of Helena Cadfield, the daughter of a physician and amateur archeologist, and Aristotle Mastoras, a Greek expert of antiquities who recently returned to his homeland in hopes of rebuilding his home and restoring many of Greece’s classical treasures… Read More Editorial Review – Helena’s Choice