Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Secret Wife by Gill Paul #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: Historical FictionSeries: NonePublisher: AvonPublication Date: 8/25/2016Pages: 417 Goodreads Synopsis – 1914Russia is on the brink of collapse, and the Romanov family faces a terrifyingly uncertain future. Grand Duchess Tatiana has fallen in love with cavalry officer Dmitri, but events take a catastrophic turn, placing their romance – and their lives – in danger. 2016Kitty Fisher escapes to her… Continue reading Book Review – The Secret Wife by Gill Paul #20booksofsummer20

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Book Review – The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: Historical FictionSeries: NonePublisher: DuttonPublication Date: 8/4/2020Pages: 368 Goodreads Synopsis – It’s 1913, and on the surface, Laura Lyons couldn’t ask for more out of life–her husband is the superintendent of the New York Public Library, allowing their family to live in an apartment within the grand building, and they are blessed with two children. But headstrong, passionate Laura… Continue reading Book Review – The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis #20booksofsummer20

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Book Review – The Last Train to Key West by Chanel Cleeton

Book DetailsGenre: Historical FictionSeries: NonePublisher: BerkleyPublication Date: 6/16/2020Pages: 320 Goodreads Synopsis – Everyone journeys to Key West searching for something. For the tourists traveling on Henry Flagler’s legendary Overseas Railroad, Labor Day weekend is an opportunity to forget the economic depression gripping the nation. But one person’s paradise can be another’s prison, and Key West-native Helen Berner yearns to escape.… Continue reading Book Review – The Last Train to Key West by Chanel Cleeton

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Book Review – The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

  Book Details: Genre: Historical Fiction Series: None Publisher: Harper Publication Date: 9/24/2019 Pages: 337   Goodreads Synopsis – At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is… Continue reading Book Review – The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

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Book Review – Code Name Helene by Ariel Lawhon

    Genre: Historical Fiction Series: None Publisher: Doubleday Books Publication Date: 3/31/2020 Pages: 464     Goodreads Synopsis – It is 1936 and Nancy Wake is an intrepid Australian expat living in Paris who has bluffed her way into a reporting job for Hearst newspaper. She is fighting to cover the disturbing reports of violence coming… Continue reading Book Review – Code Name Helene by Ariel Lawhon

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Book Review – Truths I Never Told You by Kelly Rimmer

  Book Details: Genre: Historical Fiction Series: None Publisher: Graydon House Publication Date: 4/14/2020 Pages: 352     Goodreads Synopsis –  With her father recently moved to a care facility, Beth Walsh volunteers to clear out the family home and is surprised to discover the door to her childhood playroom padlocked. She’s even more shocked… Continue reading Book Review – Truths I Never Told You by Kelly Rimmer

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Book Review – The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate

  Book Details: Genre: Historical Fiction Series: None Publisher: Ballantine Publication Date: 4/7/2020 Pages: 400       Goodreads Synopsis – Louisiana, 1875: In the tumultuous aftermath of Reconstruction, three young women set off as unwilling companions on a perilous quest: Lavinia, the pampered heir to a now-destitute plantation; Juneau Jane, her illegitimate free-born Creole… Continue reading Book Review – The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate

Blog Tour · Historical Fiction

Book Review – House Of Lies by Terry Lynn Thomas #bookreview #blogtour @TLThomasBooks @HQDigitalUK @suzyapbooktours

Book Details: Genre: Historical Fiction Series: Cat Carlisle, #3 Publisher: HQ Digital Publication Date: 3/4/2020 Pages: 300 (eBook) I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour for House of Lies by Terry Lynn Thomas. Thank you Suzy Approved Blog Tours for the invite and HQ Digital for my review copy via NetGalley!… Continue reading Book Review – House Of Lies by Terry Lynn Thomas #bookreview #blogtour @TLThomasBooks @HQDigitalUK @suzyapbooktours

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Audiobook Review – The Winemaker’s Wife by Kristin Harmel

  Book Details: Genre: Mystery Series: None Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Publication Date: 8/13/2019       Goodreads Synopsis – Champagne, 1940: Inès has just married Michel, the owner of storied champagne house Maison Chauveau, when the Germans invade. As the danger mounts, Michel turns his back on his marriage to begin hiding munitions… Continue reading Audiobook Review – The Winemaker’s Wife by Kristin Harmel

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Book Review – The Moonshiner’s Daughter by Donna Everhart #bookreview #blogtour @wordstogobuy @KensingtonBooks @suzyapbooktours

Book Details: Genre: Historical Fiction Series: None Publisher: Kensington Publication Date: 1/31/2019 Pages: 352 (Paperback) I am delighted to be taking part in the blog tour for The Moonshiner’s Daughter by Donna Everhart. Thank you Suzy Approved Blog Tours for the invite and Kensington for my review copy! Goodreads Synopsis: Generations of Sassers have made moonshine… Continue reading Book Review – The Moonshiner’s Daughter by Donna Everhart #bookreview #blogtour @wordstogobuy @KensingtonBooks @suzyapbooktours