Tag Archives: Historical

Book Review: A Mother’s Grace by Rosie Goodwin

Tuesday’s child is full of grace… Warwickshire, 1910. Pious young Grace Kettle escapes the world of her unsavoury and bullying father to train to be a nun. But when she meets the dashing and devout Father Luke her world is … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: The Red Hand of Fury by R. N.Morris – Q&A

London, June 1914. A young man is mauled to death at London Zoo after deliberately climbing into the bear pit. Shortly afterwards, another young man leaps to his death from the notorious Suicide Bridge. Two seemingly unconnected deaths – and … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: The Lost Girl by Carol Drinkwater

Since her teenage daughter went missing four years ago, Kurtiz Ross has blamed and isolated herself. Until, out of the blue, Lizzie is sighted in Paris. But within hours of her arrival, Kurtiz sees the City of Light plunged into … Continue reading

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Book Review: Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford

1909, Seattle. For twelve-year-old Ernest Young, a charity student at a boarding school, the chance to go to the World’s Fair feels like a gift. But when he’s there amid the exotic exhibits, the half-Chinese orphan discovers that he will … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Sally Emerson and Broken Bodies

An unusual blog tour today, as it does not concern one book, but a fantastic reissue of all of Sally Emerson’s novels from Quartet books. So far, I’ve read Fire Child and Heat (review to follow), but am delighted to … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: Death in the Stars by Frances Brody

Yorkshire, 1927. Eclipse fever grips the nation, and when beloved theatre star Selina Fellini approaches trusted sleuth Kate Shackleton to accompany her to a viewing party at Giggleswick School Chapel, Kate suspects an ulterior motive. During the eclipse, Selina’s friend … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: Chasing Shadows by T. A. Williams – Review

Amy had it all – money, brains and beauty. And then the accident happened. Still recovering, this is Amy’s first time away from home. She heads for Spain, accompanied by the mysterious and troubled Luke. But, just like Amy, Luke … Continue reading

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Blog Tour: The Devil’s Feast by M. J. Carter

Historical fiction is really my thing – really, really my thing – so I was thrilled to be asked to take part in a blog tour for M. J Carter’s latest Blake and Avery mystery, The Devil’s Feast. By happy … Continue reading

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