Genre: Historical

Book Review: The Highlander’s Accidental Marriage (Marriage Mart Mayhem) by Callie Hutton

Book Review: The Highlander’s Accidental Marriage (Marriage Mart Mayhem) by Callie Hutton

She never intended to take a husband… The Highlander’s Accidental Marriage is the 6th book in author Callie Hutton’s Marriage Mart Mayhem series. Though part of a series, the book can be read and enjoyed as a standalone story. In the previous novel, Lady Sybil Lacey finds herself unexpectedly drawn to the Scottish Laird of Bedlay Castle, and […]

Book Review: The Lost Soul of Lord Badewyn (Order of the M.U.S.E.) by Mia Marlowe

Book Review: The Lost Soul of Lord Badewyn (Order of the M.U.S.E.) by Mia Marlowe

Mia Marlowe’s third novel in her Order of the M.U.S.E. series, The Lost Soul of Lord Badewyn, provides readers with another fun, paranormal story. This time around the story centers around pickpocket turned lady’s maid turned Extraordinaire Meg Anthony. Meg is still trying to stay out her uncle’s nefarious clutches, but when he tracks her down the Duke of […]

Teaser Tuesday & Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Book To Movie Adaptations I’m Looking Forward To Watching

Posted November 10, 2015 by @Angelized_1st in Memes, Teaser Tuesday, Top Ten Tuesday / 2 Comments
Teaser Tuesday & Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Book To Movie Adaptations I’m Looking Forward To Watching

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of A Daily Rhythm. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Warriors of the Storm (The Warrior Chronicles) by Bernard Cornwell

Posted October 28, 2015 by @Angelized_1st in Memes, Waiting on Wednesday / 1 Comment
Waiting on Wednesday: Warriors of the Storm (The Warrior Chronicles) by Bernard Cornwell

Why I’m Waiting I read Bernard Cornwell’s The Warrior Chronicles this past spring thinking the series was concluded. I was wrong. Ever since I got sucked into the world of Uhtred of Bebbanburg, I have been dying to discover what happens next in the saga. Uhtred is such a remarkable character. Born of what will […]

Book Blitz: Queen of Always (Stolen Empire Series) by Sherry D. Ficklin (Excerpt & Giveaway)

Posted September 15, 2015 by @Angelized_1st in Book Tour, Giveaway / 0 Comments
Book Blitz: Queen of Always (Stolen Empire Series) by Sherry D. Ficklin (Excerpt & Giveaway)

Book Excerpt Giveaway Enter to win 1 eBook copy of Sherry D. Ficklin’s Queen of Tomorrow. Giveaway runs from September 15th – September 22nd, and is open internationally. Once the winner is chosen, their copy of Queen of Tomorrow will be sent to them on October 9th 2015. a Rafflecopter giveaway Hosted By: Subscribe to […]

Book Review & Discussion: Splendor (The Luxe) by Anna Godbersen (SPOILERS)

Book Review & Discussion: Splendor (The Luxe) by Anna Godbersen (SPOILERS)

WARNING: THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS FROM SPLENDOR!!  PROCEED AT YOUR OWN RISK!! Anna Godbersen’s historical fiction, young adult series, The Luxe, concludes with the fourth novel, Splendor. The synopsis states that there will be new beginnings, shocking revelations, and unexpected endings, and that was partially true. When we last saw the scheming characters of 18th century New York high […]

Book Review: Envy (The Luxe Series) by Anna Godbersen

Book Review: Envy (The Luxe Series) by Anna Godbersen

The Good…: Envy, the third book in Anna Godbersen’s The Luxe series picks up two months after Elizabeth Holland’s “rescue.” The truth is only something only a handful of people know. While society waits for Liz to reenter society, Elizabeth is struggling with a broken heart and wondering how she can go on under the […]

Book Review: Rumors (The Luxe) by Anna Godbersen

Book Review: Rumors (The Luxe) by Anna Godbersen

The Good…: I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! I don’t know what happened, but Rumors hooked me from the very beginning, unlike the first book in the series, The Luxe. Rumors picks up three months after the events in The Luxe. I won’t go too into the story as I don’t want to write spoilers, but Rumors […]

Book Review: Queen of Someday & Queen of Tomorrow (Stolen Empire Series) by Sherry D. Ficklin

Book Review: Queen of Someday & Queen of Tomorrow (Stolen Empire Series) by Sherry D. Ficklin

The Good…: Author Sherry D. Ficklin brings Catherine the Great to life in her Stolen Empire series. The first book, Queen of Someday, focuses on a young Sophie struggles with political intrigue and possible ruination if she’s deemed unfit to marry Grand Duke Peter. A mercurial young man, Peter is a difficult guy to get […]

Book Review: The Empty Throne (The Warrior Chronicles) by Bernard Cornwell

Book Review: The Empty Throne (The Warrior Chronicles) by Bernard Cornwell

“When a man must choose between nothing and everything he has small choice.”  ― Bernard Cornwell, The Empty Throne The Good…: The Empty Throne contains the same fast-paced battle scenes, political scheming, and surprising twists as the other seven novels in Bernard Cornwell’s Saxon Stories. The Novel picks up a few months after the Uhtred fought Cnut and was […]