Posts Tagged: Historical

Apr 27 2018
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Review for Trouble the Water by Jacqueline Friedland

Review for Trouble the Water by Jacqueline Friedland

Trouble the Water by Jacqueline Friedland Published by SparkPress on May 8th 2018 Genres: Adult, Romance Pages: 353 Format: Kindle Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads

Abigail Milton was born into the British middle class, but her family has landed in unthinkable debt. To ease their burdens, Abby’s parents send her to America to live off the charity of their old friend, Douglas Elling.
 
When she arrives in Charleston at the age of seventeen, Abigail discovers that the man her parents raved about is a disagreeable widower who wants little to do with her. To her relief, he relegates her care to a governess, leaving her to settle into his …

Apr 16 2018
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Review for Come from Away by Genevieve Graham

Review for Come from Away by Genevieve Graham

Come from Away by Genevieve Graham Published by Simon & Schuster on April 24th 2018 Genres: Adult, Historical, Romance, Fiction, War Times Pages: 352 Format: Kindle Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads

From the bestselling author of Tides of Honour and Promises to Keep comes a poignant novel about a young couple caught on opposite sides of the Second World War.

In the fall of 1939, Grace Baker’s three brothers, sharp and proud in their uniforms, board Canadian ships headed for a faraway war. Grace stays behind, tending to the homefront and the general store that helps keep her small Nova Scotian community running. The war, everyone …

Apr 12 2018
10

Mini Reviews for What the Moon Saw by D.L. Koontz & Blackhurst

Mini Reviews for What the Moon Saw by D.L. Koontz & Blackhurst

 

 

 

 

 

What the Moon Saw
By: D.L. Koontz
Published: March 8th 2018
By: Tule Publishing
Genre: Adult, Historical, Romance, Fiction
Pages: 319
Format: Kindle
Amazon
 

 
When newlywed FBI agent and brilliant linguist Libby Shaw is warned that her death is imminent, she’ll do anything she can to survive–even take mysterious advice to submerge in mineral water of Bedford Springs during a full moon. Libby finds herself thrust back in time to 1926, where danger and intrigue surround her. As Libby tries to adapt to her new life, she finds herself oddly drawn to the town sheriff who seems to know her far better than she knows herself. Yet he seems eerily familiar and as pieces of a past start surfacing in …

Apr 11 2018
22

Can’t Wait Wednesday #36: The Search for Maggie Ward by Andrew M. Greeley

Can’t Wait Wednesday #36: The Search for Maggie Ward by Andrew M. Greeley

 
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 bagsed 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!

 

 

Isn’t this cover just gorgeous! Jerry and Maggie sound like they belong together, so her disappearance makes me really want to know what is going on. Sounds like it will be a pretty epic lover story.

What are you waiting on this week?

 

 

The Search for Maggie Ward
By: Andrew M. Greely
Expected Publication: …

Apr 05 2018
9

Review for On a Cold Dark Sea by Elizabeth Blackwell

Review for On a Cold Dark Sea by Elizabeth Blackwell

On a Cold Dark Sea by Elizabeth Blackwell Published by Lake Union Publishing on April 10th 2018 Genres: Adult, Historical, Fiction Pages: 277 Format: Kindle Source: Publisher Buy on Amazon Goodreads

On April 15, 1912, three women climbed into Lifeboat 21 and watched in horror as the Titanic sank into the icy depths. They were strangers then…

Con artist Charlotte Digby lied her way through London and onto the Titanic. The disaster could be her chance at a new life—if she hides the truth about her past. Esme Harper, a wealthy American, mourns the end of a passionate affair and fears that everything beautiful is slipping from her grasp. …

Mar 28 2018
24

Can’t Wait Wednesday #34: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

Can’t Wait Wednesday #34: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

 
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!

 

 

The cover on this really caught my attention, but it was the synopsis that drew me to it even more. With the mention of the Salem Withc Trials,and I am really curious about what secrets Willow Hall have to with the Lydia and her sister Catherine. So, I knew this would have …

Mar 14 2018
23

Can’t Wait Wednesday #33: The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter: A Novel by Hazel Gaynor

Can’t Wait Wednesday #33: The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter: A Novel by Hazel Gaynor

 
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!

 

 

Lighthouses are something that has always fascinated me, so of course this caught my attention and the courage alone of these two young women made me intrigued me even more. They are two very different young women, from different times, it sounds like it will be an amazing read and an inspirational …