Category Archives: Historical Fiction

First Line Friday – 11 January 2019 – With This Pledge (Tamera Alexander)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! The book I’m sharing with you today is hot off the press, released just three days ago! Tamera Alexander’s With This Pledge is the first book in her new Carnton series, and is … Continue reading

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The Widows (Jess Montgomery) – Review + Giveaway

This review is part of TLC’s review tour for The Widows ~ About the Book ~ Kinship, Ohio, 1924: When Lily Ross learns that her husband, Daniel Ross, the town’s widely respected sheriff, is killed while transporting a prisoner, she is devastated and vows … Continue reading

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Jerusalem’s Queen (Angela Hunt) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Born in the small village of Modein, a town made famous by the warrior Maccabees, Salome Alexandra knows better than to harbor grand dreams for her future. She pales in comparison to her beautiful older … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 9 November 2018 – The Tory’s Daughter (Angela Couch)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! New releases don’t come much fresher than the one I have for you today. The Tory’s Daughter is the third book in Angela Couch’s Hearts at War series and it releases today!

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Legacy of Mercy (Lynn Austin) – Review

On Tour with Prism Book Tours ~ About the Book ~ She Knew Her New Life Would Not Be Easy, But Nothing Could Prepare Her For What Waits Ahead Having returned to Chicago, young socialite Anna Nicholson can’t seem to … Continue reading

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Shelter of the Most High (Connilyn Cossette) – Review

~ About the Book ~ The daughter of a pagan high priest, Sofea finds solace from her troubles in the freedom of the ocean. But when marauders attack her village on the island of Sicily, she and her cousin are … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal – The Number of Love (Roseanna M. White)

  Have you seen all the gorgeous new covers popping up on social media today? Bethany House has released a new round of covers for late spring/summer 2019, and the ones I’ve seen so far are fantastic! I have one … Continue reading

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Eternity Between Us (Stephenia H. McGee) – Review + Giveaway

~ About the Book ~ After being forced to use a pistol against invaders, Evelyn Mapleton is no longer the timid girl her extended family expects. The more her aunt and cousin resent her new independence, the more Evelyn is … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal – Romanov (Nadine Brandes)

There’s something about history and mystery that just goes together, isn’t there? (Beyond the rhyming, that is!) And one of the most enduring mysteries in modern history has been the speculation over whether Anastasia Romanov, the youngest daughter of Tsar … Continue reading

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Deep Calling Deep (Carole Towriss) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Experience the psalms like never before — through heart-pounding fiction!  Praetorian Prefect Sextus Burrus has spent his life fighting for the glory of Rome, but that glory has lost its shine. As both his health … Continue reading

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