Category Archives: Historical Fiction

Word Nerd Wednesday – Prestidigitation

Welcome to Word Nerd Wednesday—and boy, do I have a mouthful for you today! Today, we’re playing a game of ‘What do you think it means’ inspired by Kristy Cambron’s latest release, The Illusionist’s Apprentice. If you haven’t read my review … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – My Spring (Autumn!) TBR Part 2

Top Ten Tuesday is back to its regular schedule today with the girls from The Broke and The Bookish, but if you caught last week’s post you’ll know I got in a week early! When I saw that this week’s … Continue reading

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The Illusionist’s Apprentice (Kristy Cambron) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Harry Houdini’s one-time apprentice holds fantastic secrets about the greatest illusionist in the world. But someone wants to claim them . . . or silence her before she can reveal them on her own. Boston, … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 3 March 2017 – The Illusionist’s Apprentice (Kristy Cambron)

It’s Friday again! Time for a First Line, and boy do I have a good one for you today. And I don’t just mean the first line. This whole book…it’s just…*whispers* magical! But ssshhhh! Don’t tell Wren I used that word. She’s … Continue reading

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Murder on the Moor (Julianna Deering) – Review

~ About the Book ~ At the urgent request of an old school friend, Drew and Madeline Farthering come to Bloodworth Park Lodge in the midst of the Yorkshire moors, a place as moody and mysterious as a Brontë hero. … Continue reading

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Newton and Polly (Jody Hedlund) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Amazing grace! How sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me. I once was lost, but now am found… Now remembered as the author of the world’s most famous hymn, in the mid-eighteenth century … Continue reading

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Redeeming Grace (Jill Eileen Smith) – Review

Publisher’s Description When famine visits Bethlehem, Boaz holds out hope for rain while his relative Elimelech moves his wife Naomi and their sons to Moab. For a while, it appears the Lord is blessing Elimelech’s family, and his sons marry … Continue reading

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