Mini-Reviews | The Winter 2022 Edition | Part 2

Hello again, dear readers. Spring seems to be hiding from us this week, we have had a stretch of over all chilly days and although I cannot wait for sunny, warm weather (or more of last night's pouring rain), today seems to be a fitting day to post my last "Winter 2022" post. As I… Continue reading Mini-Reviews | The Winter 2022 Edition | Part 2

The London House – Katherine Reay | A (Brief) Book Review

Caroline Payne thinks it’s just another day of work until she receives a call from Mat Hammond, an old college friend and historian. But pleasantries are cut short. Mat has uncovered a scandalous secret kept buried for decades: In World War II, Caroline’s British great-aunt betrayed family and country to marry her German lover. Determined… Continue reading The London House – Katherine Reay | A (Brief) Book Review

Mini-Reviews | The Winter 2022 Edition | feat. a variety of historical fiction reads | Part One

Hello again, dear readers. I realized the other day that my collection of un-typed and un-posted mini-reviews has become rather large, so here we are, with part one of a new set of mini-reviews. I have such mixed feeling about mini-reviews: on the one hand I am grateful for a way to share a few… Continue reading Mini-Reviews | The Winter 2022 Edition | feat. a variety of historical fiction reads | Part One

Shadows of Swanford Abbey – Julie Klassen | A (Brief) Book Review

News of her brother's worrisome behavior spurs Miss Rebecca Lane to return home to her village. Upon her arrival, he begs her to go to nearby Swanford Abbey, a medieval monastery turned grand hotel rumored to be haunted. Feeling responsible for her brother's desperate state, she reluctantly agrees to stay at the abbey until she… Continue reading Shadows of Swanford Abbey – Julie Klassen | A (Brief) Book Review

Lady Jayne Disappears – Joanna D. Politano | Easily One of My All-Time Favorite Books | Book Review

Title: Lady Jayne Disappears Author: Joanna Davidson Politano Publication: Revell Company, 2017 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction Personal Rating: ★★★★ Links: Goodreads, Storygraph BookBub, Barnes & Noble CW: Adultery Summary: When Aurelie Harcourt's father dies in debtor's prison, he leaves her just two things: his wealthy family, whom she has never met, and his famous pen name, Nathaniel Droll. Her new family… Continue reading Lady Jayne Disappears – Joanna D. Politano | Easily One of My All-Time Favorite Books | Book Review

On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White | WWI, Wonderful Characters & Suspense | Book Review

Title: On Wings of Devotion Author: Roseanna M. White Publication: Bethany House, 2020 Genre(s): Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction Personal Rating: ★★★★★ Links: Goodreads, Storygraph, BookBub, Barnes & Noble CW: War Violence, Minor Sexual Content Summary: All of England thinks Major Phillip Camden a monster—a man who deliberately caused the deaths of his squadron. But he would have preferred to die that day with his… Continue reading On Wings of Devotion by Roseanna M. White | WWI, Wonderful Characters & Suspense | Book Review