Book Review, Giveaway, Historical, Mystery/Suspense

Blog Tour – The Matchmaker’s Lonely Heart

Title: The Matchmaker’s Lonely Heart: Proper Romance VictorianAuthor: Nancy Campbell AllenGenre: Historical Romance, Historical Mystery/Suspense, Inspirational FictionPublisher: Shadow Mountain Publishing (September 7, 2021)Length: (336) pagesFormat: Trade paperback, eBook, & audiobook  BOOK DESCRIPTION London, 1885 Amelie Hampton is a hopeless romantic, which makes her the perfect columnist to answer lonely heart letters in The Marriage Gazette.… Continue reading Blog Tour – The Matchmaker’s Lonely Heart

Book Review, Contemporary, Historical

The Secret Keepers of Old Depot Grocery

The Secret Keepers of Old Depot Grocery by Amanda Cox About the book Present Day. After tragedy plunges her into grief and unresolved anger, Sarah Ashby returns to her childhood home determined to finally follow her long-denied dream of running Old Depot Grocery alongside her mother and grandmother. But when she arrives, her mother, Rosemary,… Continue reading The Secret Keepers of Old Depot Grocery

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – A Midnight Dance

A Midnight Dance by Joanna Davidson Politano All theater romances are tragedies. Ella Blythe knows this. Still, she cannot help but hope her own story may turn out different than most--and certainly different than the tragic story of the Ghost of Craven Street Theater. Yet as she struggles to maintain her tenuous place in the… Continue reading Book Review – A Midnight Dance

Book Review, Historical, Mystery/Suspense

Book Review – The Barrister and the Letter of Marque

The Barrister and the Letter of Marque by Todd M Johnson As a barrister in 1818 London, William Snopes has witnessed firsthand the danger of only the wealthy having their voices heard, and he's a strong advocate who defends the poorer classes against the powerful. That changes the day a struggling heiress, Lady Madeleine Jameson,… Continue reading Book Review – The Barrister and the Letter of Marque

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – Under the Bayou Moon

Under the Bayou Moon by Valerie Fraser Luesse about the book Restless with the familiarity of her Alabama home, Ellie Fields accepts a teaching job in a tiny Louisiana town deep in bayou country. Though rightfully suspicious of outsiders, who have threatened both their language and their culture, most of the people in tiny Bernadette,… Continue reading Book Review – Under the Bayou Moon

Book Review, Historical

Blog Tour – The Ice Swan

About the Book Book:  The Ice Swan Author: J’Nell Ciesielski Genre: Historical Romance Release date: July 6, 2021 Amid the violent last days of the glittering Russian court, a Russian princess on the run finds her heart where she least expects it. 1917, Petrograd. Fleeing the murderous flames of the Russian Revolution, princess Svetlana Dalsky hopes to find safety in Paris… Continue reading Blog Tour – The Ice Swan

Historical, Mystery/Suspense

Spotlight – John Eyre by Mimi Matthews

Title: John Eyre: A Tale of Darkness and ShadowAuthor: Mimi MatthewsGenre: historical fiction, Gothic romance, paranormal fictionPublisher: Perfectly Proper Press (July 20, 2021)Length: (364) pagesHardcover ISBN: 978-1736080207Trade Paperback ISBN: 978-1736080221eBook ASIN: B08NPLVHVN BOOK DESCRIPTION Yorkshire, 1843. When disgraced former schoolmaster John Eyre arrives at Thornfield Hall to take up a position as tutor to two peculiar… Continue reading Spotlight – John Eyre by Mimi Matthews

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – On the cliffs of Foxglove Manor

On the Cliffs of Foxglove Manor by Jaime Jo Wright About the book 1885. Adria Fontaine has been sent to recover goods her father pirated on the Great Lakes during the war. But when she arrives at Foxglove Manor--a stone house on a cliff overlooking Lake Superior--Adria senses wickedness hovering over the property. The mistress of… Continue reading Book Review – On the cliffs of Foxglove Manor