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Once a Fallen Lady by Eve Pendle – Book Review

The Book Review Once a Fallen Lady by Eve Pendle is the historical romance book I have been patiently waiting for. I LOVE me some romance, and throw in a really good historical element and I am HOOKED. It's hard to find a historical romance that doesn't bring in a lot of politics from the… Continue reading Once a Fallen Lady by Eve Pendle – Book Review

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#BookReview The Serpent by Kate Robbins

Let me be up front and honest: Historical fiction and historical romance are two genres that I can't always get into. It's hard to find someone who writes historical fiction in a compelling way that pulls me in and keeps me entertained. That's the reason why I don't jump into them too often. But then… Continue reading #BookReview The Serpent by Kate Robbins

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#BookReview Landscape of a Marriage by Gail Ward Olmsted

I stumbled upon Gail Ward Olmsted's books years ago, and ever since they've been a friendly hand to hold in my reading journey. Gail is incredible at writing a heart felt story with characters who feel real. It's a real talent that makes me adore reading anything she puts out. It's hard to find those… Continue reading #BookReview Landscape of a Marriage by Gail Ward Olmsted

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#BookReview Once Upon a Duke by Erica Ridley

Once Upon a Duke by Erica Ridley is a darling, historical, holiday-themed romance that is perfect to add to your TBR shelf! This book is just a sweet delight. I was seeking something fast, light-hearted, comedic, romantic and simple and this book fit the bill. Benjamin, the Duke of Silkridge has returned to his old… Continue reading #BookReview Once Upon a Duke by Erica Ridley

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#BookReview Before the Rains by Dinah Jefferies

Before the Rains by Dinah Jefferies is a lovely romance set in the 1930s. I love historical romance novels, but I just have a hard time finding ones I enjoy. Lucky for me, Dinah Jefferie's book swept me off my feet after prancing into my life. Eliza, a newly minted widow, is sent to India… Continue reading #BookReview Before the Rains by Dinah Jefferies

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#BookReview Prisoner of the Highlander by Kate Robbins

Oh lordie, this book was one delightful read! Prisoner of the Highlander by Kate Robbins is a truly remarkable romance novel centered in Scotland! Annabella Beaufort and Alexander MacDonald find themselves in a very interesting situation. Alexander has kidnapped Annabelle and is keeping her captive so he can try to get his Father back. His… Continue reading #BookReview Prisoner of the Highlander by Kate Robbins

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#BookReview Carrying Albert Home by Homer Hickam

Carrying Albert Home by Homer Hickam is a seriously funny book that will take you on one wild adventure. Books like these are always my favourites - they tell fun and inviting stories and welcome you into someone else's world. I also identify as an 'old soul' so I get a real kick out of… Continue reading #BookReview Carrying Albert Home by Homer Hickam

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#BookReview A Cup of Redemption by Carole Bumpus

  If I had to describe this book in one word, I'd use the word "journey". This incredibly breath-taking tale by Carole Bumpus wow-ed me more than I can say in a few words. When I started reading this book, I just figured it was another Women's Fiction novel that would be a great 'on… Continue reading #BookReview A Cup of Redemption by Carole Bumpus

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#BookReview Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule by Jennifer Chiaverini

  Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule is a riveting drama that follows the lives of Julia, a young and wealthy woman, and Jule, her slave. If I had to limit this book's description to two words, I would call it a historical drama. Typically, I am not a fan of books like this but somehow… Continue reading #BookReview Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule by Jennifer Chiaverini

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#BookReview Sons of York by Lesley J Nickell

Sons of York by Lesley J Nickell was a beautiful read that I highly suggest to fans of historical fiction. It's a real shame that Lesley J Nickell has passed, because she was such a fabulous writer. This story had me hooked from the first chapter, and from then on I was obsessed. Historical fiction… Continue reading #BookReview Sons of York by Lesley J Nickell