Genre: Historical

Jan 15 2018
18

Review for Beneath the Water by Sarah Painter

Review for Beneath the Water by Sarah Painter

Beneath the Water by Sarah Painter Published by Lake Union Publishing on February 8th 2018 Genres: Adult, Fiction, Historical, Mystery/Fiction, Social Science, Thriller Pages: 330 Format: Kindle Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads

Munro House is the new start Stella needs. But it will also draw her back to a dark past…

Devastated by a broken engagement, Stella Jackson leaves her old life behind for a new start in rural Scotland. But when she arrives in the remote coastal village of Arisaig, nothing is what she expected.

At the edge of Arisaig sits Munro House; grand, imposing and said to be cursed by a string of tragic …

Jan 05 2018
13

Review for As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner

Review for As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner

As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner Published by Berkley Books on February 6th 2018 Genres: Adult, Historical, Fiction, War Times Pages: 400 Source: BookishFirst Buy on Amazon Goodreads

In 1918, Philadelphia was a city teeming with promise. Even as its young men went off to fight in the Great War, there were opportunities for a fresh start on its cobblestone streets. Into this bustling town, came Pauline Bright and her husband, filled with hope that they could now give their three daughters—Evelyn, Maggie, and Willa—a chance at a better life.

But just months after they arrive, the Spanish Flu reaches the shores of America. As the pandemic claims …

Dec 06 2017
31

Can’t Wait Wednesday #20 Greyfriars House by Emma Fraser

Can’t Wait Wednesday #20 Greyfriars House by Emma Fraser

 
Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted here, at Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they’re books that have yet to be released. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. If you’re continuing with WOW, feel free to link those up as well!

 

Between the setting in the islands of Scotland to the era of time, this sounds fascinating to me. But what really gets me is what could Olivia has seen all those years ago that caused her own aunts to act so horribly toward her. And will her daughter Charlotte be able to …

Dec 04 2017
9

Review for The English Wife by Lauren Willig

Review for The English Wife by Lauren Willig

The English Wife by Lauren Willig Published by St. Martin’s Press on January 9th 2018 Genres: Adult, Historical, Mystery, Fiction Pages: 384 Format: Kindle Buy on Amazon Goodreads

From the New York Times bestselling author, Lauren Willig, comes this scandalous Gilded Age novel full of family secrets, affairs, and even murder.

Annabelle and Bayard Van Duyvil live a charmed life: he’s the scion of an old Knickerbocker family, she grew up in a Tudor manor in England, they had a whirlwind romance in London, they have three year old twins on whom they dote, and he’s recreated her family home on the banks of the Hudson and renamed it …

Oct 12 2017
25

Tour Stop: Review and Giveaway for Monsters & Angels by Anne Marie Andrus

Tour Stop: Review and Giveaway for Monsters & Angels  by Anne Marie Andrus

 

 

I am so happy to be part of the tour for Monsters & Angels. A little while ago, I shared the cover reveal for this, and knew then it sounded like a book that I would love to get my hands on. I can always use some mysterious vampires in my life and let me tell you, it was definitely worth the wait. I have a review for the book and the trailer is below also.

Don’t forget to enter the giveaway, it is a good one.

 

 

Monsters & Angels by Anne Marie AndrusPublication date: October 2017 Genres: New Adult, Paranormal, Historical, Romance

Fledgling nurse Sorcha Alden knew she had the skills to save lives, but she …

Oct 11 2017
20

Can’t Wait Wednesday #12 As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner

Can’t Wait Wednesday #12 As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner

 
Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted here, at Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they’re books that have yet to be released. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. If you’re continuing with WOW, feel free to link those up as well!

 

I came across this, and the era of time is always one that I’m interested in reading about. And this mother and her daughter go through so much together, so it sounds like it will be a fairly emotional journey for them and us the readers.

What is your pick this week? …

Oct 03 2017
12

Review for Twice As Wicked (Wicked Secrets) by Elizabeth Bright

Review for Twice As Wicked (Wicked Secrets) by Elizabeth Bright

Twice As Wicked (Wicked Secrets) by Elizabeth Bright Published by Entangled: Scandalous on October 9th 2017 Genres: Adult, Historical, Romance Pages: 311 Format: Kindle Buy on Amazon Goodreads

Miss Alice Bursnell is determined to wreak revenge on Nathaniel Eastwood, Viscount Abingdon, for the seduction, ruin, and death of her beloved twin sister. But how to expose a seducer without falling prey herself? As she gets closer to Nathaniel, she finds she is in serious danger of following in her sister’s much-too-tempted footsteps. The man is nothing like the heartless rake she expected…and his kisses are truly divine. Could she be wrong about him?

When a mysterious and gorgeous woman …