ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Historical Fiction

Book Review: Sisi: Empress on Her Own (Sisi #2) by Allison Pataki

 

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This was a complete cover read for me.  I would even go as far as to say that the cover for Sisi: Empress on Her Own is one of my favorites from 2016 releases!  It was way past time for me to strop drooling over the cover, and actually read it…

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Contemporary, Historical Fiction

Book Review: The Light of Paris by Eleanor Brown

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I’m a sucker for books with the Eifel Tower on the cover… #NoShame.

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Historical Fiction

Book Review: The Radio Girls by Sarah-Jane Stratford

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A historical fiction that highlights women’s contributions in history?  Yes, please!

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Book Reviews, Contemporary, Historical Fiction, LGBTQIA+

Book Review: The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne

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I can now officially say that I’ve read a John Boyne book!

…but did I like it?

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ARC Reviews, Book Reviews, Historical Fiction

Book Review: The Daughters of Palatine Hill by Phyllis T. Smith

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Once I discovered that The Daughters of Palatine Hill was about Cleopatra & Mark Antony’s daughter, Cleopatra Selene, I hit the request button immediately.    After the defeat of the Egyptian Queen, her daughter was taken to Rome & adopted into the family that was responsible for her family’s demise.  This part of history has all the makings of a good historical fiction, but does Smith deliver?

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