Rogue’s Holiday Agents of the Crown Book 5 by Regan Walker Genre: Historical Romantic Adventure Publisher: Regan Walker Publishing Publication Date: November 7, 2019 Robert Powell’s work as a spy saves the Cabinet ministers from a gruesome death and wins him accolades from George IV. As a reward, the king […]
Firefly Warrior Woman of the Samurai Book 1 by India Millar Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance There are some who believe that the honor of a samurai is reserved for men. But they are wrong. Keiko was born the daughter of a samurai. But as a mere younger sister, her future […]
Story Rating: **** Cover Rating: A This is a beautifully written story that felt a lot like the old westerns I used to watch with my dad when I was little. In that way, it was nostalgic for me – but the way the story was written out made it […]
A Picture of Freedom: The Diary of Clotee, a Slave Girl by Patricia C. McKissack (Dear America Series) – 5 Star Review!
Story Rating: ***** Cover Rating: A This is another fictional diary part of the Dear America series. It takes place in 1859 on a plantation in Virginia, and tells the story of a young colored girl in slavery who teaches herself how to read and write, despite it being illegal […]
Story Rating: *** Cover Rating: A This is an interesting historical book written in fictional diary formatting about a young woman who doesn’t want to be “sold off” into marriage by her father. She fights at every turn, using her sharp wit and mischievous nature. This is a telling book […]
The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart by Kristiana Gregory (Dear America Series) – 5 Star Review!
Story Rating: ***** Cover Rating: A The Dear America series encompasses the books that once made me fall in love with the fictional dairy book format. This one tells the story of a young girl during the American revolutionary war. It is a heart-breaking story of change, despair, and hope […]
Daddy’s Little Lady Adventures of Little Lady Jane Book 1 by Breanna Hayse Genre: Historical Romance FROM #1 MULTI-GENRE BEST SELLING AUTHOR BREANNA HAYSE: “This Victorian Age-Play is a unique tale of love, pain, discipline, and trust that extends across the globe. From the hard, gray lines of Victorian England […]
Story Rating: **** Cover Rating: A Let me state, before anything else, that I love the play on words in the title. The story was a great combination of sensual and historical, with lots of information on the Jicarilla Apache tied into the story. I enjoyed the comparison between modern […]
Story Rating: **** Cover Rating: B This in-depth story offers a perspective of history in fiction form that we do not often see. As a lover of all things history, I truly appreciated that. The story is heart-breaking, introspective, with a few bright points – which are in line with […]
Story Rating: **** Cover Rating: A This was another action-packed addition in line with what I’d come to expect of the Dragon’s Dove Chronicles. In fact, I literally finished the story in about 12 hours (despite being a lengthy book). The only reason this one didn’t receive a five star […]