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About Fiction Aficionado

Homeschooling mum, word lover, reader extraordinaire, and follower of Christ

First Line Friday – 20 October 2017 – The Dishonorable Miss DeLancey (Carolyn Miller)

Welcome to another week of First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books. Can you believe October is half over? The end of the year is going to be here before you know it! This week I have the first line … Continue reading

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Interview with Melissa Tagg: Remembering the Walker Family

I have such a treat for you today, especially if you’re a fan of Melissa Tagg’s¬†Walker Family series. If you are, you’ll know that September was a bittersweet month: Sweet, because we finally got to read Bear and Raegan’s story, … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Bluestocking

Welcome, Word Nerds! I’m not sure how many of you are familiar with today’s word, although if you’re a reader of historical novels, particularly those set during the late 1700s and early 1800s, chances are you’ve come across it. The … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Food in Fiction

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday post should come with some kind of a health warning, because once you start, you may find yourself craving all kinds of foods, and I can’t promise all of them will be kind to your figures! … Continue reading

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Character Spotlight: Cooper Anderson from ‘Just Maybe’ (Crystal Walton)

If you like swoony heroes, you’re in for a treat today. I asked author Crystal Walton to give us the lowdown on the hero of her latest release¬†Just Maybe. And since you’re here, don’t forget to check out my review, … Continue reading

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Weekend Book Buzz – 14/15 October 2017

Hello book lovers! Welcome to the weekend. We finally got some rain here this weekend, which we desperately need. How’s the weather where you are? Is it perfect book reading weather? (Although, really, is there any weather that isn’t good … Continue reading

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Where We Belong (Lynn Austin) – Review

~ About the Book ~ The Adventure of a Lifetime for Two Indomitable Socialite Sisters In the city of Chicago in 1892, the rules for Victorian women are strict, their roles limited. But sisters Rebecca and Flora Hawes are not … Continue reading

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