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Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen by Sarah Bird

4 Stars Publisher: St. Martin's Press Date of publication: September 4th, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction Trigger Warning: war, attempted rape, child sexual abuse and racism. Where you can find Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen: Amazon | Barnes and Noble Book synopsis (from Goodreads): Previously a slave, Cathy Williams rejected the life of servitude… Continue reading Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen by Sarah Bird

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Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris

4 Stars Publisher: Sourcebooks, Landmark Date of publication: August 28th, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction Where you can find Sold on a Monday: Amazon | Barnes and Noble Book synopsis (from Goodreads): From New York Times bestselling author Kristina McMorris comes another unforgettable novel inspired by a stunning piece of history. 2 CHILDREN FOR SALE The scrawled sign,… Continue reading Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris

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The Phantom Tree by Nicola Cornick

4 Stars Publisher: Harlequin-Graydon House Books (U.S. & Canada), Graydon House Date of publication: August 21st, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction, Mystery Where you can find The Phantom Tree: Amazon | Barnes and Noble Book synopsis (from Goodreads): “My name is Mary Seymour and I am the daughter of one queen and the niece… Continue reading The Phantom Tree by Nicola Cornick

book review, Non ARC

Throwback Thursday: August 16th, 2018

I’ve decided to do Throwback Thursday but blog style. I am going to select a book I have read before and see if I would still read it. This week’s Throwback Thursday is a historical romance. click on the picture for Amazon link. Of all the dukes in England, Jered Marcus Benton, the Duke of Bradford, was the wealthiest, most handsome--and most… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: August 16th, 2018

ARC, book review, NetGalley, St. Martin's Press

Rust & Stardust by T. Greenwood

5 Stars Publisher: St. Martin's Press Date of publication: August 7th, 2018 Genre: General Fiction, Historical Fiction Trigger Warning: Kidnapping, sexual abuse, physical abuse Where you can find Rust & Stardust: Amazon | Barnes and Noble Book synopsis (from Goodreads): Camden, NJ, 1948. When 11-year-old Sally Horner steals a notebook from the local Woolworth's, she… Continue reading Rust & Stardust by T. Greenwood

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Jilliand by Clare Gutierrez

3 Stars Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group, River Grove Date publication: April 17th, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction, General Fiction Where you can find Jilliand: Amazon | Barnes and Noble Book synopsis (from Goodreads): “Bruised, bloody, and barely dressed, she knew it was over. She had no doubt the Vikings would search for her if she tried… Continue reading Jilliand by Clare Gutierrez

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The Subway Girls by Susie Orman Schnall

4 Stars Publisher: St. Martin's Press, St. Martin's Griffin Date of publication: July 10th, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction Where you can find The Subway Girls: Amazon | Barnes and Noble Book synopsis (from Goodreads): In 1949, dutiful and ambitious Charlotte's dream of a career in advertising is shattered when her father demands she… Continue reading The Subway Girls by Susie Orman Schnall