Tag Archives: Historical Fiction

Review of The Butterfly and the Violin

    In Kristi Cambron’s The Butterfly and the Violin, talented violinist Adele Von Braun lives a sheltered life in 1942 Austria but yearns to help those who are affected by war. To that end, she undertakes the dangerous mission … Continue reading

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The White House Wedding: A Solve-the-Mystery Blog Tour by Radha Vatsal.

BLOG POST #1: INTRODUCTION   Read the posts and solve a mystery linked to President Wilson’s 1915 wedding to Edith Bolling Galt.  The new First Lady and Woodrow Wilson make a dramatic appearance in Murder Between the Lines, the second … Continue reading

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Review of To Capture Her Heart

  Rebecca DeMarino’s second installment of The Southold Chronicles, begins in 1653 New York, as Heather Flower’s husband is killed and she is kidnapped by a rival tribe. After months of captivity and left to die, she is rescued. Once … Continue reading

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Review of My Brother’s Crown

Two cousins, separated by generations, must save their family’s legacy. Will they succeed? Or will the burden they are called to carry be too much to bear? As a fan of historical fiction, My Brother’s Crown intrigued me from the … Continue reading

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Review of The Pilgrim

  In Davis Bunn’s The Pilgrim, Helena, mother of Emperor Constantine, sets out on a pilgrimage to Judea on what she believes is a mission from God. Abandoned by her husband and denying herself the royal entourage due her, Helena … Continue reading

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Review of Day of Atonement

In David DeSilva’s Day of Atonement, Greece has conquered almost all the known world. Only one outpost remains—the city of Jerusalem. Will the Hebrews assimilate peaceably? Or will they risk annihilation and be destroyed forever?   The setting of Day … Continue reading

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Review of West for the Black Hills

  After the traumatic events of his childhood, Philip Anderson just wants to run his ranch, raise horses, and live his life in peace. But when a powerful man threatens him and the woman he loves, Philip must make a … Continue reading

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