Tag Archives: Historical Fiction

My Favourite Reads of 2017, So Far…

Recently, Olive from the YouTube channel ABookOlive shared her criteria for picking her favourite books and eventually shared her favourite book of all time (for now). This got me thinking about how I rate my books Advertisements

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Book Review: The Gilded Years by Karin Tanabe

Every once in a while, I decide to live dangerously by picking up that I have never heard especially when they are a recent release that no one has talked about in the book blogosphere and/or booktube and getting me … Continue reading

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Book Review: Salt to the Sea

Title: Salt to the Sea Author: Ruta Sepetys Publisher: Penguin Random House Date Published: February 2016 Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction I have a  confession to make. Many weeks, months after purchasing, Suite Francaise and All the Light We Cannot See are … Continue reading

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Reading Wrap ups February and March 2016

The House at Tyneford by  Natasha Solomons Elise is born to an elite  Jewish family in Austrian  family  but the  impending Nazi occupation takes her  life takes from riches to rags when  she is sent to Tyneford  in Britain to … Continue reading

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What you need to know about the cruel American Civil War

Title: When Will This Cruel War Be Over?: The Civil War Diary of Emma Simpson, Gordonsville, Virginia, 1864 (Dear America Series) Author: Barry Denenberg Publisher: Scholastic My Goodreads Rating: ♥♥♥ This has to be one of my hardest books to … Continue reading

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