Tag: Historical Fiction

Book Review: Enchantee

Book Review: Enchantee

Enchantee by Gita Trelease Genre: Young Adult Fantasy. Historical Fiction, Magical Realism Series: Book 1 in the Enchantee Series Rating:  5/5 Synopsis In an effort to save her family Camille Durbonne works la magie ordinaire, but that isn't enough.  When times become desperate, Camille uses her magic to disguise herself as a noble person … Continue reading Book Review: Enchantee

ARC Book Review: Dark and Deepest Red

ARC Book Review: Dark and Deepest Red

Dark and Deepest Red by Anna-Marie McLemore Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Retelling, Historical Fiction Release Date: January 14, 2020 Rating:  4/5 Synopsis In the Summer of 1518, a strange dancing plague is released over the land and Lavinia is accused of witchcraft.   Five centuries later, a pair of red shoes seal to Rosella Oliva’s … Continue reading ARC Book Review: Dark and Deepest Red

Book Review: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

Book Review: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

 New Oldbury, 1821In the wake of a scandal, the Montrose family and their three daughters—Catherine, Lydia, and Emeline—flee Boston for their new country home, Willow Hall. The estate seems sleepy and idyllic. But a subtle menace creeps into the atmosphere, remnants of a dark history that call to Lydia, and to the youngest, Emeline.All three … Continue reading Book Review: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore

Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore

Thank you to Berley for sending me an electronic copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.    England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned University of Oxford. In return for her scholarship, she … Continue reading Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore

#DirtyDaddiesWednesday – Suddenly You by Lisa Kleypas

#DirtyDaddiesWednesday – Suddenly You by Lisa Kleypas

She was unmarried, untouched and almost thirty, but novelist Amanda Briars wasn’t about to greet her next birthday without making love to a man. When he appeared at her door, she believed he was her gift to herself, hired for one night of passion. Unforgettably handsome, irresistibly virile, he tempted her in ways she never … Continue reading #DirtyDaddiesWednesday – Suddenly You by Lisa Kleypas