Genre: Historical Fiction

Book Review: A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn

Posted February 16, 2017 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 3 Comments
Book Review: A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn

Set in 1887, Deanna Raybourn’s  A Curious Beginning is a thrilling, historical mystery.  Following the death of her last living relative, Veronica speedwell finds herself at the center of a complicated mystery surrounding her past.  Before Veronica can set off on a new adventure, she’s nearly abducted outside her home. Lucky for her,  a dashing older […]

Book Review: And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga) by Kiersten White

Book Review: And I Darken (The Conquerors Saga) by Kiersten White

“So the question becomes, Daughter of the Dragon, what will you sacrifice? What will you let be taken away so that you, too, can have power?” I received an advanced copy of And I Darken this spring when I attended Yallwest. It sounded interesting, but I put it to the side as I tried to catch up […]

Book Review: Queen of Always (Stolen Empire) by Sherry D. Ficklin

Book Review: Queen of Always (Stolen Empire) by Sherry D. Ficklin

“LONG LIVE THE QUEEN” I’ve had this book since it came out, and while it killed me, the wait was worth it. Author Sherry D. Ficklin concludes her Stolen Empire trilogy about the young life of Russian Empress Catherine the Great. Queen of Always finds Catherine awaiting the death of Empress Elizabeth and the future coronation of her husband Peter, […]

Book Review: One Forbidden Knight by Nicola Davidson

Book Review: One Forbidden Knight by Nicola Davidson

I really enjoyed the mystery that surrounds Catherine Linwood in One Forbidden Knight. Catherine finds herself caught up in a wicked deception following the surprising death of her father. She later convinces Sir Brandon FitzAlan to join her quest in learning the truth about her father’s demise. Having the book set in Tudor England during […]

Book Tour: The Assassin (Mortal Beloved Series) by Pamela DuMond (Review & Giveaway)

Book Tour: The Assassin (Mortal Beloved Series) by Pamela DuMond (Review & Giveaway)

Review The Good…: Author Pamela DuMond follows up her exciting young adult, romantic, time travel thriller, The Messenger, with the sequel, The Assassin. This novel picks up right on the heels of book one, and finds Madeline ever determined to reunite with the love of her life, Samuel. These two are fated to love throughout […]

Book Review: The Messenger (Mortal Beloved) by Pamela DuMond

Book Review: The Messenger (Mortal Beloved) by Pamela DuMond

The Good…: In The Messenger, a young girl named Madeline travels through time to 1674 due to what appears to be a freak accident. What she doesn’t know yet is that she’s a Messenger, someone capable of traveling through time to deliver important messages that may change destinies. When she arrives to Colonial times, she […]

Book Review: The Madness of Lord Westfall (The Order of the MUSE) by Mia Marlowe

Book Review: The Madness of Lord Westfall (The Order of the MUSE) by Mia Marlowe

The Good…: The Madness of Lord Westfall is the second book in Mia Marlowe’s The Order of the M.U.S.E. series. I never read the first novel, The Curse of Lord Stanstead, but I didn’t need to. Mia Marlowe does a fantastic job of retelling the events of the first book in such a way as […]