Tag: historical fiction

Book Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

Book Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

March 29, 2019 Book review 2 ★★★★★

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah claimed 5 raw, intense, heartbreaking stars from this heartbroken book blogger.  And she is rapidly becoming one of my favourite authors.  Kristin has a fab way of creating unique characters and story arcs that remain with you long after you put the book down.  My… Read more »

Book Review: Lady Mary by Lucy Worsley

Book Review: Lady Mary by Lucy Worsley

April 5, 2018 Book review 9 ★★★★½

Hello, my name is Trish and I’m Tudor obsessed.  So reading Lady Mary by Lucy Worsley was a forgone conclusion for me.  And within the pages, I discovered a fascinating blend of Tudor trickery and human insight into a character that I grew to like and admire. First Line of Lady Mary… Read more »

Book Review: The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

Book Review: The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

February 4, 2018 Book review 8 ★★★★★

The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory has thrown me down a Tudor rabbit hole, but I’m not looking to escape anytime soon.  The treachery, the gore, along with all the political wheeling and dealing captivate me, and I can’t get enough. My Thoughts on The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory… Read more »

Top Ten Tuesday:  Top Ten Books I’m Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I’m Thankful For

November 21, 2017 TTT 18

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and Bookish, and it’s a listers dream post!  Today is a Thanksgiving special, so I’m sharing the Top Ten Books I’m Thankful For.   Top Ten Books I’m Thankful For In all honesty, I’m thankful for all the books,… Read more »

Top Ten Tuesday:  Scary Book Titles

Top Ten Tuesday: Scary Book Titles

October 31, 2017 TTT 17

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and Bookish, and it’s a listers dream post!  Today is a Halloween freebie, so I’m sharing Scary Book Titles!  Boo!   Scary Book Titles What most of these have in common is that they are not horror scary but… Read more »